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agony aunt also: agony uncle

Translation of agony aunt in Spanish:


  • (British English) [colloquial]
    (persona encargada del consultorio sentimental de una revista, programa radiofónico etc)
    Example sentences
    • While we don't think she should take up an agony aunt column any time soon, her advice wasn't the worst in the world.
    • Every newspaper agony aunt has been on double-time producing guides to surviving seasonal stress.
    • The letters are answered by a well-known journalist who has become an agony aunt.

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