elope definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • to hightail it with a lover, specifically utilizing the intention of getting hitched.
    • to hightail it; abscond.
    • to hightail it, or escape independently, from spot or place to which a person is limited by task; -- stated specifically of a lady or a man, either married or single, who runs away with a paramour or a sweetheart.
    • to hightail it with a lover, especially using purpose of getting hitched.
    • To run away; abscond.
    • To run away, or escape independently, from location or place to which you're bound by duty; -- stated particularly of a female or a guy, either wedded or single, whom works away with a paramour or a sweetheart.
  • verb:
    • To run away from your home with a paramour.
    • to hightail it privately for the intended purpose of marriage with your desired partner; to get married in a fast or personal style, specifically without a public amount of engagement.
    • (dated) to hightail it at home (regarding reason).
    • hightail it secretly with a person's beloved
    • to hightail it at home with a paramour.
    • To run away secretly for the true purpose of marriage with a person's desired partner; to marry in a fast or personal manner, specifically without a public amount of engagement.
    • (dated) to hightail it from home (for just about any reason).
    • hightail it secretly with a person's beloved
  • others:
    • To run away; escape; break loose from appropriate or natural ties; especially, to hightail it with a lover or paramour in defiance of responsibility or personal restraints.
    • To run away; escape; break free from appropriate or normal ties; especially, to run away with a lover or paramour in defiance of responsibility or social restraints.

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