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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: hoist(0.00901 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to hoist.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n : lifting device for raising heavy or cumbersome objects
v 1: raise or haul up with or as if with mechanical help; “hoist
the bicycle onto the roof of the car” [syn: lift, wind]
2: move from one place to another by lifting; “They hoisted the
patient onto the operating table”
3: raise; “hoist the flags”; “hoist a sail” [syn: run up]
English → English (gcide)
Hoist \Hoist\, p. p.
'T is the sport to have the enginer
Hoist with his own petar. --Shak.
Hoist \Hoist\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Hoisted; p. pr. & vb. n.
Hoisting.] [OE. hoise, hyse, OD. hyssen, D. hijshen; akin
to LG. hissen, Dan. hisse, Sw. hissa.]
To raise; to lift; to elevate; esp., to raise or lift to a
desired elevation, by means of tackle, as a sail, a flag, a
heavy package or weight.
They land my goods, and hoist my flying sails. --Pope.
Hoisting him into his father's throne. --South.
Hoisting engine, a steam engine for operating a hoist.
Hoist \Hoist\, n.
1. That by which anything is hoisted; the apparatus for
2. The act of hoisting; a lift. [Colloq.]
(a) The perpendicular height of a flag, as opposed to the
fly, or horizontal length when flying from a staff.
(b) The height of a fore-and-aft sail next the mast or
Hoist bridge, a drawbridge that is lifted instead of being
swung or drawn aside.