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1 hoist /ˈhoɪst/ verb
hoists; hoisted; hoisting
1 hoist
/ˈhoɪst/
verb
hoists; hoisted; hoisting
Learner's definition of HOIST
[+ object]
: to raise (something) especially by using ropes or machinery
chiefly US, informal : 1drink
basketball, informal : to take (a shot)

hoist by/on/with your own petard

see petard
2 hoist /ˈhoɪst/ noun
plural hoists
2 hoist
/ˈhoɪst/
noun
plural hoists
Learner's definition of HOIST
[count]
: a machine used for lifting heavy loads
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