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Spell check of extort

Correct spelling: extort

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Examples of usage:

1) I know that it must all have seemed to you abominable- as though I were making use of this illness of mine to extort a promise from you, as though just because I'm weak and feeble I can hold an advantage over you. - "Fortitude", Hugh Walpole.

2) This question seemed brutal; but there was something that irritated me in the softness of her resignation, and I wished to extort from her some expression of impatience. - "Four Meetings", Henry James.

3) If this fail to extort a confession, he is singed to death with red- hot stones. - "The Ethnology of the British Colonies and Dependencies", Robert Gordon Latham.