Today’s word of the day is ‘Elope‘ Let us understand more about this word.
Elope [ ih-lohp ]
What is the etymology of the word?
The noun comes from the late 16th century.
What is this word’s grammar?
The word is a verb, i.e., it demonstrates an action or an occurrence.
Does the word have a past tense? What is it?
Yes, the past form of the word is: has eloped.
How is the word pronounced in popular languages?
1. Hindi – Saath bhaag jaana
2. Spanish – Escaparse con un amante
3. French – S’enfuir
4. Mandarin – Sībēn
How to use this word in a sentence?
1. I assure you that I wouldn’t offer to elope with a suffrage tract or a skirted treatise on socialism.
2. The couple’s dream was to elope in a Vegas wedding with Elvis leading their ceremony.
3. A couple of months ago she did me the honour to elope—temporarily, of course—with M. Paul Destournelle.
4. A wedding abroad is also an excellent way to elope.
5. Couples who plan a Las Vegas wedding are often looking for a unique way to elope.
What are some synonyms of the word of the day?
Some synonyms of the word are:
runoff, abscond, bolt, decamp, disappear, escape, flee, fly, leave, skip, go secretly, etc.
What are some antonyms of the word of the day?
Some antonyms of the word are:
continue, face, meet, remain, stay, wait, etc
To elope id cowardly;it is running away from danger; and danger has become so rare in modern life.
aaaaand that’s why I want to elope https://t.co/Hw5vUrAvG6
— Mackenzie (@mackenzieln98) July 17, 2021