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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

References in periodicals archive ?
He also directed to hoist flag at the police stations early in morning and to be lowered at the sunset.
Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto had made pledge that she would hoist flag at the residence of chief justice of Pakistan Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry.
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.