Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / elopement
FEEDBACK

elopement

See definition of elopement on Dictionary.com

synonyms for elopement

  • breakout
  • departure
  • desertion
  • disappearance
  • flight
  • freedom
  • liberation
  • outbreak
  • rescue
  • withdrawal
  • AWOL
  • abdication
  • avoidance
  • beat
  • bolt
  • break
  • bypassing
  • circumvention
  • decampment
  • deliverance
  • dodging
  • ducking
  • elusion
  • elusiveness
  • evasion
  • evasiveness
  • extrication
  • fadeout
  • hegira
  • lam
  • leave
  • out
  • powder
  • release
  • retreat
  • shunning
  • sidestepping
  • slip
  • spring
  • eschewal
  • runaround
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for elopement

MOST RELEVANT
  • arrival
  • coming
  • entrance
  • stay
  • staying
  • directness
  • meeting
  • capture
  • maintenance
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
QUIZ
Quick! Slay This Word Of The Day Quiz With Celerity!
START THE QUIZ

How to use elopement in a sentence

I'm afraid that if I proceed with a quick elopement, it will damage my friendship with her.
MISS MANNERS: BUMPING UP WEDDING DOESN’T REQUIRE FRIEND’S PERMISSIONJUDITH MARTIN, NICHOLAS MARTIN, JACOBINA MARTINMARCH 18, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The elopement capital was featured in popular books and articles, radio programs, movies and plays well into the mid 20th century.
HOW ONE SMALL MARYLAND TOWN BECAME THE MARRIAGE CAPITAL OF THE EAST COAST IN THE EARLY 20TH CENTURYMELISSA AUGUSTFEBRUARY 11, 2021TIME
It is not merely elopement, not merely marriage, it is exposure!
TWO MEN OF SANDY BARBRET HARTE
She had promised to meet Wildeve by the Barrow this very night at eight, to give a final answer to his pleading for an elopement.
RETURN OF THE NATIVETHOMAS HARDY
And as to the projected elopement, she felt very certain of being forgiven for that as soon as she came out a baroness.
PENCIL SKETCHESELIZA LESLIE
Oh, but the elopement of a young unmarried couple is a pretty romance; ours would be a hideous scandal.
WHAT WILL PEOPLE SAY?RUPERT HUGHES
Your mother has suffered too much unhappiness by your first elopement: I shall not so easily permit you to quit her a second time.
THE MYSTERIOUS WANDERER, VOL. ISOPHIA REEVE
Madly in love with each other, and rebelling against our fetters, we planned an elopement.
GUY KENMORE'S WIFE AND THE ROSE AND THE LILYMRS. ALEX MCVEIGH MILLER
He feared an elopement, and with good reason, for that was the little stroke of business which the Nakodah proposed.
THE WOODLANDS ORCHIDSFREDERICK BOYLE
Weeping, she insisted that an elopement was the only solution to their difficulties.
ROMANCES OF OLD JAPANYEI THEODORA OZAKI
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
AUGUST 4, 2021
Choose the synonym for charm
consensus

WORDS RELATED TO ELOPEMENT

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

penetraliaplural noun | [pen-i-trey-lee-uh ]SEE DEFINITION