personal ad


: a short message in a special section of a newspaper, magazine, etc., that is written by someone who is interested in forming a friendly or romantic relationship with someone else

Examples of personal ad in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In a shift from the usual historical Facebook posts about the cemetery’s occupants, Tammen shared an online personal ad seeking Blossom’s next lifelong mate in February. Ashley R. Williams, USA TODAY, 23 Mar. 2023 Promising drug could provide alternative to statins, new study finds A cemetery posted a personal ad for a goose whose mate died. Jon Lapook, CBS News, 4 Mar. 2023

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“Personal ad.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Sep. 2023.

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