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Definition

1
Exhort

Spur on or encourage especially by cheers and shouts

Examples

The prophet exhorted the people to turn away from evil.

2
Extort

Obtain through intimidation

Examples

They extorted money from the executive by threatening to reveal his past to the company boss

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