Synonyms of winch in English:

winch


See definition of winch

noun

1‘the winch was once used to haul goods and furniture into the building’

SYNONYMS

crane, derrick, hoist, davit, windlass, tackle, block and tackle, lifting gear, hoisting gear, system of pulleys, sheave

sheerlegs


verb

1‘the crew were winched to safety along the rope’

SYNONYMS

haul, pull, drag, hoist, crane, lift, tug, heave, trail, draw, tow, manhandle

archaic hale

haul