Embezzlement vs Racketeering - What's the difference?

embezzlement | racketeering |


As nouns the difference between embezzlement and racketeering

is that embezzlement is (legal|business) the fraudulent conversion of property from a property owner while racketeering is the criminal action of being involved in a racket.

As a verb racketeering is

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embezzlement

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (legal, business) The fraudulent conversion of property from a property owner.
  • See also

    * forgery * fraud * larceny * quackery * usury

    racketeering

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • The criminal action of being involved in a racket.
  • Verb

    (head)
  • References