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agony aunt

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(Journalism & Publishing) (sometimes capital) a person who writes the replies to readers' letters in an agony column. Gender-netural form: advice columnist
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Noun1.agony aunt - a newspaper columnist who answers questions and offers advice on personal problems to people who write inagony aunt - a newspaper columnist who answers questions and offers advice on personal problems to people who write in
newspaper columnist - a columnist who writes for newspapers
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13, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a new financial advice column at the Christian Post, a prominent, national news site, Crown Financial Ministries CEO Chuck Bentley weighs in beginning today on financial issues, from dealing with debt to understanding world markets, offering fiscal insights on today's problems from the timeless perspective found in the Bible.
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