Etymology
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matchmaker (n.)

also match-maker, "marriage-broker," 1630s, from match (n.2) + maker. Especially "one who officiously or obtrusively promotes a match or matches." Related: Match-making.

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Definitions of matchmaker

matchmaker (n.)
someone who arranges (or tries to arrange) marriages for others;
Synonyms: matcher / marriage broker
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