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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A criminal who extorts money from someone by threatening to expose embarrassing information about them.

Usage examples (34)
  • The titular blackmailer is saying gimme 75 grand, or get to experience Amber Death.
  • Your blackmailer is a notorious saver of his skin.
  • How appropriate that his blackmailer was a TV producer.
  • Results for the blackmailer, that is, but misery for everyone else. for more
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