elope - Dictionary definition and meaning for word elope
the word 'lope' resembles 'rope' ..in films we see the hero tries to make the heroine escape from the house with the help of a rope attached to the window of her bedroom and then he takes away and marries her
'lope' resembles 'rope' .. in JAB WE MET the heroine escape from her house SECRETLY with the help of a ROPE through her window to MARRY her boyfriend
since lope is related to running so elope is escaping lope..
in the movie 'pen(elope)' christina ricci runs away to get married