What are some alternative words for hoist?

Synonyms for hoisthɔɪst or, sometimes, haɪst

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term hoist.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hoist(verb)

    lifting device for raising heavy or cumbersome objects

  2. hoist, lift, wind(verb)

    raise or haul up with or as if with mechanical help

    Synonyms:
    nose, hook, rise, nobble, wind, meander, cabbage, vacate, hoist, thread, wrap, twist, annul, elevate, uprise, lift, go up, roll, pinch, twine, plagiarize, arise, abstract, rescind, come up, bring up, plagiarise, pilfer, filch, wander, purloin, snarf, overturn, repeal, weave, curve, raise, scent, sneak, get up, run up, wind up, move up, wreathe, swipe, reverse, airlift, revoke, rear, face-lift, rustle, countermand

  3. hoist(verb)

    move from one place to another by lifting

    Synonyms:
    wind, run up, lift

  4. hoist, run up(verb)

    raise

    Synonyms:
    sew, chalk up, hoist, wind, lift, run up, stitch, sew together

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hoist(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    raise, lift, elevate, heave, raise up

  2. hoist(n.)

    Synonyms:
    lift

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

winch, riser, lift, hanger, lifter, lifting, elevation


Translations for hoist

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for hoist »

Translation

Find a translation for the hoist synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

Images & Illustrations of hoist

     Images & Illustrations of hoist Images & Illustrations of hoist Images & Illustrations of hoist

Discuss these hoist synonyms with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"hoist." Synonyms.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 22 Oct. 2017. <http://www.synonyms.net/synonym/hoist>.

Are we missing a good synonym for hoist?

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for hoist:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.