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Synonyms for hoist

Synonyms for hoist

to move (something) to a higher position

an instance of lifting or being lifted

Synonyms for hoist

lifting device for raising heavy or cumbersome objects

raise or haul up with or as if with mechanical help

move from one place to another by lifting

raise

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The DPO also asked to hoist flag in the police stations in early morning and to be lifted it down after the evening.
He said senior party leader Aijaz-ul-Haq would be chief guest at the flag hoisting ceremony in the federal capital while Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi would hoist the national flag at Lahore, Sardar Ghous Bakhsh Khan Mehr would be chief guest at Karachi, Jam Muhammad Yousuf would hoist flag at Quetta and Engineer Amir Muqam would do so at Peshawar.
People in Cardiff, like those in other parts of the country, stayed near their homes over the weekend and today ready to hoist flags and bunting immediately they heard the official announcement of VE Day.
MULTAN -- The Pakistan Muslim League (N) Youth Wing has announced a campaign to hoist flags at homes, streets and vehicles from August 1 to 5.
Children have motivated their families to hoist flags of political parties of their liking on rooftops of houses,just as they do on the occasion of August 14.