French translation of 'hoist'
- (for lifting)
- (= lift) [object]
⇒ He hoisted her on to his back.
Il la hissa sur son dos.to hoist o.s. on to sth
se hisser sur qch
- (= raise)
Example Sentences Including 'hoist'
Neil sprinted along the deck to the stern hoist , and waited with the Filipino crewmen for the speedboat to reappear.Rushing to Paradise
Nancy watched, fascinated, as several of the men began to hoist a heavy beam with their hands.The Witch Tree Symbol
It is an insult to a man's dignity to hoist him up like a sack of potatoes.Cover Story
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Translation of hoist from the Collins English to French Dictionary