English version

lonely hearts club/column/ad

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishlonely hearts club/column/adlonely hearts club/column/adBritish EnglishTCN a club or an advertisement page of a newspaper that is used by people who want to meet someone that they can have a romantic relationship with lonely hearts
Examples from the Corpus
lonely hearts club/column/adHow would you describe yourself in a lonely hearts ad?He met Dominique through a lonely hearts ad.They talked about books, the theatre, cinema, where they lived, lonely hearts columns.
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