Sentence Examples


  • They asked if he was injured and assured him they'd hoist him up to the road.
  • But, on his return, he forgot to hoist the white sail, and his father, supposing that his son had lost his life, threw himself from a high rock on which he was keeping watch into the sea, which was afterwards called the Aegean.
  • It is converted into steel by the EE, Hoist-track.
  • Von Hoist, The Constitutional and Political History of the United States (Chicago, 1899).
  • From A and B the materials are drawn as they are needed into large buckets D standing on cars, which carry them to the foot of the hoist track EE, up which they are hoisted to the top of the furnace.