Synonyms of haul in English:

haul


See definition of haul

verb

1‘she hauled the laden basket up the slope’

SYNONYMS
drag, pull, tug, heave, hump, trail, draw, tow, manhandle
informal lug
North American informal schlep
archaic hale
ANTONYMS

push

2‘a contract to haul coal over a five-year period’

SYNONYMS
transport, convey, cart, carry, ship, ferry, move, shift, take

noun

1‘the thieves were forced to abandon their haul’

SYNONYMS
booty, loot, plunder
spoils, stolen goods, gains, ill-gotten gains
informal swag, the goods, hot goods, boodle

Phrases

    haul someone over the coals

    ‘he can expect to be hauled over the coals for criticizing his club’


    SYNONYMS
    British

    admonish, reprimand, rebuke, scold, reprove, upbraid, chastise, chide, censure, castigate, lambaste, berate, reproach, lecture, criticize, take to task, pull up, read the Riot Act to, give a piece of one's mind to

    informal

    tell off, give someone a telling-off, dress down, give someone a dressing-down, bawl out, pitch into, lay into, lace into, blow up, give someone an earful, give someone a roasting, give someone a rocket, give someone a rollicking, rap over the knuckles, slap someone's wrist, send someone away with a flea in their ear, let someone have it, give someone hell

    British informal

    tick off, have a go at, carpet, monster, tear someone off a strip, give someone a mouthful, give someone what for, give someone some stick, give someone a wigging

    North American informal

    chew out, ream out

    British vulgar slang

    bollock, give someone a bollocking

    dated

    trim, rate, give someone a rating

    rare

    reprehend, objurgate

    ANTONYMS

    praise, commend, compliment