noun(usually personal columns)
A section of a newspaper devoted to personal ads.
- The personal columns of magazines and newspapers are full of advertisements for counsellors.
- Social and personal columns in the newspapers will definitely be worth watching closely for good value holidays in top quality hotels.
- Through cartoons, poetry, picture stories, and personal columns, newspapers were able to enliven their output and often touch obliquely on sensitive issues.
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Syllabification: per·son·al col·umn
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