elope with (someone)

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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.
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.
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.