Definition of lonely heart in English:

lonely heart

Syllabification: lone·ly heart

noun

[usually as modifier]
  • A person looking for a lover or friend by advertising in a newspaper: a lonely hearts column
    More example sentences
    • He has tried lonely hearts columns in local newspapers a few times.
    • Linda Harris relates how, after the numbness of widowhood wore off, she found love again through the lonely hearts column of her local newspaper.
    • Did you meet someone through our lonely hearts columns or has your business gone from strength to strength through advertising with us?

Derivatives

lonely-hearted

adjective

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