Synonyms of 'hoist'
raiseDictionary, lift, erect
He hoisted himself to a sitting position.
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If you elevate something, you raise it above a horizontal level.
Jack elevated the gun at the sky.
An elevator is a device that carries people up and down inside buildings.
Markham emerged from the guest elevator into the lobby.
Thesaurus for hoist from the Collins English Thesaurus
If you hoist something heavy somewhere , you lift it or pull it up there.