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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


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However, RSS leaders argued that the school where Bhagwat hoisted the flag was affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education, over which the state government has no control.
President Pambavasan Nair hoisted the flag in the presence of 100 community members, followed by the national anthem.
On the other hand the BJP MLA called it an unfortunate incident and said that it has always been the tradition in Mussoorie that the MLA has hoisted the flag.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei said the Iranian nation is proud to have hoisted the flag of Islamic and Quranic rule in this materialistic world.
Summary: Addis Ababa, July 26, 2010, SPA -- United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ambassador to Ethiopia Dr Yousef Eisa Hassan Al Sabri, hoisted the flag at the new chancery of UAE mission in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa, WAM said.
The school hoisted the flag and served up a special breakfast," said Mohammed Yasin, who helped to organise the celebrations.
CREW from HMS Cardiff have hoisted the flag on a new fundraising project by handing over a cash gift.
The judges and other participants assembled at 8:55 am and the Chief Justice hoisted the Flag at 09.
Mohan Bhagwat was not given the permission to hoist the flag in the school but as I got to know he hoisted the flag in a school.
The Ministry of Health also hoisted the flag on its premises.
KCA president Sevi Mathunny hoisted the flag before delivering a Republic Day message in the presence of members and their families.
At the government-aided institution, only elected representatives or functionaries of the school are allowed to hoist the flag, but Bhagwat went ahead and hoisted the flag, after which the district collector initiated action against him.