agony aunt

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Noun[edit]

agony aunt (plural agony aunts)

  1. (informal, Britain) A writer of an advice column in a newspaper or other periodical.
    You should write in to the agony aunt; she'll sort it out for you.
  2. (informal, Britain) Someone commonly consulted for advice about personal problems.
    I'm sick of everyone coming to me with their problems - I never wanted to be an agony aunt!

Synonyms[edit]

Translations[edit]