Meaning of “elope” in the English Dictionary

"elope" in British English

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elopeverb [ I ]

uk /iˈləʊp/ us /iˈloʊp/

(Definition of “elope” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"elope" in American English

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elopeverb [ I ]

us /ɪˈloʊp/

to leave home secretly to get married

elopement
noun [ C ] us /ɪˈloʊp·mənt/

(Definition of “elope” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)