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hoist

noun burglary, felonious taking, fraudulent taking, larceny, misappropriation, pilferage, pilfering, robbery, stealing, swindling, theft, thievery, wrongful taking
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The youth wing of the BJP, the Bharatiya Jan Yuva Morcha (BJYM), plans to hold rallies across India on January 12, which will conclude on January 26, with them hoisting the flag in Srinagar.
LDP Secretary General Yoshiro Mori appeared supportive of the idea of hoisting the flag in the assembly hall, saying "we could consider" the proposal.
We, at the Jawaharlal Nehru University, have been following the practice of hoisting the flag daily ever since the flag code was changed and the new code was enforced.
Shaikh Mohammed added: "Forty years ago, Shaikh Zayed and Shaikh Rashid hoisted the flag and we followed them and, today, you and members of the UAE Armed Forces officers are hoisting the flag high to safeguard the country's pride and gains.