Student Thesaurus

One entry found for racketeer.
Entry Word: racketeer
Function: noun
Text: a person who gets money from another by using force or threats <the racketeer threatened to have his thugs vandalize the shop if the shopkeeper didn't pay him a monthly bribe>
Synonyms blackmailer, extortioner, extortionist
Related Words crook, gangster, hoodlum, mafioso, mobster; bully, ruffian, thug; cheat, cheater, chiseler, confidence man, defrauder, double-dealer, gouger, gyp, hustler, profiteer, shark, sharper, swindler