hoist englannista suomeksi
(quote-book)|The Odyssey|by=Homer|passage=They land my goods, and hoist my flying sails.
1719, (w), ''(w)'':
- (..) but this last was so heavy, I could not hoist it up to get it over the ship's side.
1883, (w), ''(w)''
- Between us, with much trouble, we managed to hoist him upstairs, and laid him on his bed, where his head fell back on the pillow, as if he were almost fainting.
To lift someone up to be flogged.
To be lifted up.
The act of hoisting; a lift.
''Give me a hoist over that wall.''