Synonyms for tribute

Synonyms for (noun) tribute

Synonyms: protection, tribute

Definition: payment extorted by gangsters on threat of violence

Usage: every store in the neighborhood had to pay him protection

Similar words: extortion

Definition: the felonious act of extorting money (as by threats of violence)


Synonyms: tribute

Definition: payment by one nation for protection by another

Similar words: defrayal, defrayment, payment

Definition: the act of paying money


Synonyms: tribute, testimonial

Definition: something given or done as an expression of esteem

Similar words: commendation, approval

Definition: a message expressing a favorable opinion

Usage: words of approval seldom passed his lips