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