English Word Of The Day
to elopeintr.v. e·loped, e·lop·ing, e·lopes1. To run away with a lover, especially with the intention of getting married.2. To run away; abscond.[Perhaps Anglo-Norman aloper, to run away from one's husband with a lover, from Middle Dutch ontlopen, to run away : ont-, away from, along; see ant- in Indo-European roots + lopen, to run.]e·lopement n.e·loper n.
elopeverb run away, leave, escape, disappear, bolt, run off, slip away, abscond, decamp, sneak off, steal away, do a bunk (informal)