What are some opposite words for Hoist?

Antonyms for Hoist
hɔɪst or, sometimes, haɪst

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite 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

    "hoist the bicycle onto the roof of the car"

    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

    "They hoisted the patient onto the operating table"

    Synonyms:
    wind, run up, lift

  4. hoist, run up(verb)

    raise

    "hoist the flags"; "hoist a sail"

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

How to use Hoist in a sentence?

  1. Ken Burchell:

    We certainly do hoist rescues, we do med-evacs, we search for snipers, we do aerial coordination, we do all of those things, but at Navy Yard, we had to do all those things at once, and that was a huge challenge.

  2. Henry Louis Mencken:

    Every normal man must be tempted, at times, to spit on his hands, hoist the black flag, and begin slitting throats.

  3. Douglas MacArthur:

    I see that old flagpole still stands. Have your troops hoist the colors to its peak, and let no enemy ever haul them down.

  4. William Shakespeare:

    For 'tis the sport to have the engineer hoist with his own petard...

  5. Sandy Todd Webster:

    This is not your mother's resistance band training protocol, i was able to hoist my own body weight up and feel success immediately.

How to pronounce Hoist?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say Hoist in sign language?

  1. hoist

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