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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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No one would be allowed to set up camp, install loudspeakers on vehicles, hoist flags and making announcements from mosques, madrasas and office, or to hold or carry banners or posters for hide collection, he said adding that persons collecting hides was required to keep self Computerized National Identity Card, Identity card of party or organization and permission letter issued by Deputy Commissioner.
During the cricket extravaganza, fans here wear the jerseys of iconic Bangladeshi and foreign players and hoist flags of the ICC World Cup on the rooftops of their homes, in streets, schools and even on cars and buses.
In addition, the earth should be swept from under their feet to ensure that they have to claim to a squared metre of territory over which to hoist flags less declaring a territory.
We hoist flags on our houses, illuminate government and important landmarks, wear green clothes, have special TV and radio programmes and have family get together.
They (Women) could cast off the veil, talk to strangers, enter politics, take out processions, shout slogans, hoist flags and face police brutality.