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Another word for hoist

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Verb
  1. To move (something) to a higher position

    See also:

    rise

Noun
  1. An instance of lifting or being lifted

    See also:

    rise

Another word for hoist

Noun
      1. A machine for hoisting and moving heavy objects, consisting of a movable boom equipped with cables and pulleys and connected to the base of an upright stationary beam.
      2. A tall framework over a drilled hole, especially an oil well, used to support boring equipment or hoist and lower lengths of pipe.
      1. To direct or carry from a lower to a higher position; raise:
      2. To transport by air:
      3. To revoke by taking back; rescind:
      1. Any of various large wading birds of the family Gruidae, having a long neck, long legs, and a long bill.
      2. A similar bird, such as a heron.
      3. A machine for hoisting and moving heavy objects by means of cables attached to a movable boom.
    See also:

    elevator