Extortious
Extortious Ex*tor"tious, a. Extortionate. [Obs.] ``Extortious cruelties.'' --Bp. Hall -- {Ex*tor"tious*ly}, adv. [Obs.] --Bacon. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • Extortiously — Extortious Ex*tor tious, a. Extortionate. [Obs.] Extortious cruelties. Bp. Hall {Ex*tor tious*ly}, adv. [Obs.] Bacon. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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