agony aunt

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a newspaper columnist who answers questions and offers advice on personal problems to people who write in

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Agony uncles and aunts charge for "consultations" where they invite patients to send them an e-mail outlining their problems and reply with ideas and guidance.
FRANZ Ferdinand are becoming agony uncles for their Christmas annual.
They were issued at the turn of the century when vicars were Britain's original agony uncles. SEE PAGE 14 Fish knocks out trawlerman!