Hoick (verb) (BrEn)
Lift or pull abruptly or with effort.
Late 19th century: perhaps a variant of hike.
“She hoicked her bag up onto the desk and insisted on seeing the manager.”
“Just hoick up the anchor and let’s get going.”
A conference or meeting to discuss a particular subject./ A collection of essays or papers on a particular subject by a number of contributors.
Late 16th century (denoting a drinking party): via Latin from Greek sumposion, from sumpotēs ‘fellow drinker’, from sun- ‘together’ + potēs ‘drinker’.