Charles Buck Theological Dictionary
The act or practice of gaining or acquiring any thing by force. Extortioners are included in the list of those who are excluded from the kingdom of heaven, 1 Corinthians 10:6 .
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Buck, Charles. Entry for 'Extortion'. Charles Buck Theological Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/cbd/e/extortion.html. 1802.