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Definitions of matchmaker

matchmaker1 (ˈmætʃˌmeɪkə Pronunciation for matchmaker1

Definitions

noun

  1. a person who brings together suitable partners for marriage
  2. a person who arranges competitive matches

Derived Forms

ˈmatchˌmaking noun, adjective

Synonyms

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= go-between, marriage broker, pandar

matchmaker2 (ˈmætʃˌmeɪkə Pronunciation for matchmaker2

Definitions

noun

  1. a person who makes matches (for igniting)

Derived Forms

ˈmatchˌmaking noun, adjective

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