(or agony uncle)
Definition of agony aunt in English:
A person who answers letters in an agony column.
- Reading that letter to a tabloid agony uncle, you can almost hear the frantic beating of the writer's heart.
- As well as her frequent TV appearances, she writes an agony aunt column in a broadsheet newspaper.
- Once again, our resident agony aunt answers your questions on those embarrassing personal problems that can only be solved by having them published in the national press.