English dictionary definition of:



  • lifting device for raising heavy or cumbersome objects


  • raise or haul up with or as if with mechanical help
  • raise
  • move from one place to another by lifting

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View spelling list oi and oy words and learn about the word hoist in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 16. Spelling choices for /oi/ sound: oi, oy.

Scrabble score for hoist

Scrabble score = 8

generated at 16:32:01 on 04-08-19

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