- chantage plegen op (iem.)
- obtain through threats
- extortion of money by threats to divulge discrediting information
- That's blackmail.
- Do not blackmail me.
- Whole systems have sunk into chaos or revolution, because greedy politicians were mired in corruption and blackmail with their people suffering the while.
- The victim of blackmail has been paying hush money for years, but now he realizes it is foolish, and he has decided not to pay a red cent more.