elope with

elope with (someone)

To marry someone suddenly and secretively. I wish I could just elope with my fiance, but my family is insistent that I have a big wedding.
See also: elope

elope with someone

to sneak away with someone and get married without much ceremony. Sally eloped with Tom, and everyone was surprised. I don't want to elope with Juan. I want a church wedding.
See also: elope
References in classic literature ?
He endeavored to prevail upon his quondam mistress to elope with him.
Yes, that's it, she means to elope with him, but what am I to do?
Why, it's true that I am going to marry Gavrila Ardalionovitch, that I love him and intend to elope with him tomorrow," cried Aglaya, turning upon her mother.
The unsuspecting driver drove in a car to take his "love" with him but was abducted midway by a group of 20-25 villagers who took him to a secluded place where he was mercilessly thrashed for daring to elope with the woman.
Honestly I could elope with Bryan tomorrow and it's so funny because my mom texted me the other day and she goes, 'Secretly I would love for you to just elope.
She said that the personal assistant asks her to work after office timings since she refuses to elope with him.
A man stabbed his lover's live-in partner on Sunday evening in Pasay after the woman refused to elope with him.
Ambreen, a student, was killed by her family after she helped her friend, Saima, elope with a man after tying the knot against the will of her family, DSP Khurram Rashid said.
Based on a true story, this racy drama tells the tale of Seymour, Lady Worsley, who escaped her troubled marriage to Sir Richard Worsley (Shaun Evans) to elope with his best friend Captain George Bisset (Aneurin Barnard).
Back in Series Two, bar owner Jack had fallen for Janice and asked her to elope with him -asked her to elope with him - andand now he's back to cause mischief for the married mum.
And the price is increasing (doubling) when the same women elope with a third man.
What a secret to stumble across in your family history - a great great uncle who perished on the Titanic as he tried to elope with a young woman from a neighbouring Irish village and set up a new life in New York.
The car dealer left Albert Square five years ago when wife Peggy discovered his plans to elope with lover Pat.
The constant beef between the moms is causing stress between Lyrica and A1, so they decided the best thing to do was to elope with no one there to ruin it.
Shaker Qaid, a journalist from Ibb, said girls elope with people whom they love because they do not have a say about the man whom they wed.