Hoist Abruptly Crossword Clue
Hoist abruptly crossword clue. A big one crossword puzzle question in Daily Telegraph Sydney newspaper on Thursday, 20 July 2017. 5 letters.
meaning: to move or pull abruptly
Example: was hoicked out of my job
A hoist is a device used for lifting or lowering a load by means of a drum or lift-wheel around which rope or chain wraps. It may be manually operated, electrically or pneumatically driven and may use chain, fiber or wire rope as its lifting medium. The load is attached to the hoist by means of a lifting hook.