Definition of 'matchmaker'
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The pal who knows you best turns matchmaker. The Sun (2007)Your richest pal plays matchmaker for you. The Sun (2006)The friend who knows you best will play matchmaker. The Sun (2013)That could change when a neighbour plays matchmaker. The Sun (2012)She played matchmaker and got them to swap numbers. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He finds he is often subtly playing matchmaker. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Could it be playing matchmaker to join up two tech boom beauties? Times, Sunday Times (2016)An intuitive friend is a matchmaker. The Sun (2012)Your wisest friend will play matchmaker. The Sun (2012)That changes when friend plays matchmaker. The Sun (2012)If you are single, then your wisest pal will play matchmaker. The Sun (2008)A newly married friend acts as matchmaker. The Sun (2009)A different kind of love could be on offer when a pal plays matchmaker. The Sun (2007)When you set out to play matchmaker for a friend, you could realise who is the love of your life. The Sun (2008)A wise pal will play matchmaker. The Sun (2009)The moon at the top of your love chart plays matchmaker to help you recognise your perfect partner - but their identity may amaze you. The Sun (2011)A bossy friend plays matchmaker. The Sun (2011)SINGLE: Love that heals hearts begins when a wise friend plays matchmaker. The Sun (2011)
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