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Smilies

Explanation

'Smilies' are small graphical images that can be used to convey an emotion or feeling. If you have used email or internet chat, you are likely familiar with the smilie concept. Certain standard strings are automatically converted into smilies. Try twisting your head on one side if you do not 'get' smilies; using a bit of imagination should reveal a face of some description.

If you want to disable smilies in a post that you make, you can select the 'Disable Smilies' option when posting. This is particularly useful if you are posting program code and you do not want ;) converted to a smilie face!

Smilie List

What to Type
Resulting Graphic
Meaning
  • Generic Smilies
  • :)
    Smile
    Smile
  • :(
    Frown
    Frown
  • :confused:
    Confused
    Confused
  • :mad:
    Mad
    Mad
  • :p
    Stick Out Tongue
    Stick Out Tongue
  • ;)
    Wink
    Wink
  • :D
    Big Grin
    Big Grin
  • :o
    Embarrassment
    Embarrassment
  • :rolleyes:
    Roll Eyes (Sarcastic)
    Roll Eyes (Sarcastic)
  • :cool:
    Cool
    Cool
  • :eek:
    EEK!
    EEK!
  • Imported Smilies
  • :stung:
    Stung
    Stung
  • :apologetic:
    Apologetic
    Apologetic
  • :culpability:
    Culpability
    Culpability
  • :grey:
    Grey
    Grey
  • :onthego:
    Onthego
    Onthego
  • :smile-new:
    Smile New
    Smile New
  • :02.47-tranquillity:
    02.47 Tranquillity
    02.47 Tranquillity
  • :upset:
    Upset
    Upset
  • :cocksure:
    Cocksure
    Cocksure
  • :fat:
    Fat
    Fat
  • :miserable:
    Miserable
    Miserable
  • :tickled_pink:
    Tickled Pink
    Tickled Pink
  • :bi_polo:
    Bi Polo
    Bi Polo
  • :distrust:
    Distrust
    Distrust
  • :jaded:
    Jaded
    Jaded
  • :rapture:
    Rapture
    Rapture
  • :strawberry:
    Strawberry
    Strawberry
  • :apathy:
    Apathy
    Apathy
  • :crushed:
    Crushed
    Crushed
  • :greedy_dollars:
    Greedy Dollars
    Greedy Dollars
  • :offended:
    Offended
    Offended
  • :sleeping:
    Sleeping
    Sleeping
  • :untroubled:
    Untroubled
    Untroubled
  • :chuncky:
    Chuncky
    Chuncky
  • :excitement:
    Excitement
    Excitement
  • :mask:
    Mask
    Mask
  • :tennis:
    Tennis
    Tennis
  • :biggrin-new:
    Biggrin New
    Biggrin New
  • :distress:
    Distress
    Distress
  • :indecisiveness:
    Indecisiveness
    Indecisiveness
  • :pride:
    Pride
    Pride
  • :star:
    Star
    Star
  • :anonymous:
    Anonymous
    Anonymous
  • :cower:
    Cower
    Cower
  • :gorilla:
    Gorilla
    Gorilla
  • :numbness:
    Numbness
    Numbness
  • :single_eye:
    Single Eye
    Single Eye
  • :unconscious:
    Unconscious
    Unconscious
  • :cheerful:
    Cheerful
    Cheerful
  • :encouragement:
    Encouragement
    Encouragement
  • :mad-new:
    Mad New
    Mad New
  • :tears_of_joy:
    Tears Of Joy
    Tears Of Joy
  • :beguiled:
    Beguiled
    Beguiled
  • :distracted:
    Distracted
    Distracted
  • :hypnotysed:
    Hypnotysed
    Hypnotysed
  • :positive:
    Positive
    Positive
  • :sour:
    Sour
    Sour
  • :angel:
    Angel
    Angel
  • :courage:
    Courage
    Courage
  • :glee:
    Glee
    Glee
  • :nonchalance:
    Nonchalance
    Nonchalance
  • :shame:
    Shame
    Shame
  • :uncomfortableness:
    Uncomfortableness
    Uncomfortableness
  • :chargrined:
    Chargrined
    Chargrined
  • :emptiness:
    Emptiness
    Emptiness
  • :loyal:
    Loyal
    Loyal
  • :teapot:
    Teapot
    Teapot
  • :bee:
    Bee
    Bee
  • :distant:
    Distant
    Distant
  • :hurt:
    Hurt
    Hurt
  • :playful:
    Playful
    Playful
  • :sorrow:
    Sorrow
    Sorrow
  • :ambivalence:
    Ambivalence
    Ambivalence
  • :worked_till_5am:
    Worked Till 5am
    Worked Till 5am
  • :couple_inlove:
    Couple Inlove
    Couple Inlove
  • :ghost:
    Ghost
    Ghost
  • :nightmare:
    Nightmare
    Nightmare
  • :sentimental:
    Sentimental
    Sentimental
  • :tyrannosaurus:
    Tyrannosaurus
    Tyrannosaurus
  • :cat:
    Cat
    Cat
  • :emmersed:
    Emmersed
    Emmersed
  • :love_heart:
    Love Heart
    Love Heart
  • :tan:
    Tan
    Tan
  • :beaten:
    Beaten
    Beaten
  • :dispirited:
    Dispirited
    Dispirited
  • :hororr:
    Hororr
    Hororr
  • :pirate:
    Pirate
    Pirate
  • :soap:
    Soap
    Soap
  • :afro:
    Afro
    Afro
  • :witless:
    Witless
    Witless
  • :cool-new:
    Cool New
    Cool New
  • :GB_bonesrock:
    GB Bonesrock
    GB Bonesrock
  • :nevreness:
    Nevreness
    Nevreness
  • :semi-twins:
    Semi Twins
    Semi Twins
  • :triumphant:
    Triumphant
    Triumphant
  • :calm:
    Calm
    Calm
  • :eek-new:
    Eek New
    Eek New
  • :love-struck:
    Love Struck
    Love Struck
  • :suspicion:
    Suspicion
    Suspicion
  • :barbershop_quartet_
    Barbershop Quartet Member
    Barbershop Quartet Member
  • :disillusionment:
    Disillusionment
    Disillusionment
  • :hopelessness:
    Hopelessness
    Hopelessness
  • :pig:
    Pig
    Pig
  • :snowman:
    Snowman
    Snowman
  • :adoration:
    Adoration
    Adoration
  • :wink-new:
    Wink New
    Wink New
  • :congratulatory:
    Congratulatory
    Congratulatory
  • :frown-new:
    Frown New
    Frown New
  • :neglected:
    Neglected
    Neglected
  • :saturn:
    Saturn
    Saturn
  • :tranquillity:
    Tranquillity
    Tranquillity
  • :butterfly:
    Butterfly
    Butterfly
  • :eagerness:
    Eagerness
    Eagerness
  • :livid:
    Livid
    Livid
  • :surprise:
    Surprise
    Surprise
  • :apthy:
    Apthy
    Apthy
  • :disgust:
    Disgust
    Disgust
  • :highly_amused:
    Highly Amused
    Highly Amused
  • :peach:
    Peach
    Peach
  • :sneakiness:
    Sneakiness
    Sneakiness
  • :adjoint:
    Adjoint
    Adjoint
  • :welcoming:
    Welcoming
    Welcoming
  • :confusion:
    Confusion
    Confusion
  • :frog:
    Frog
    Frog
  • :mushroom:
    Mushroom
    Mushroom
  • :torn:
    Torn
    Torn
  • :bull_head:
    Bull Head
    Bull Head
  • :drunk:
    Drunk
    Drunk
  • :listening_headphone
    Listening Headphones
    Listening Headphones
  • :satellite:
    Satellite
    Satellite
  • :sulkiness:
    Sulkiness
    Sulkiness
  • :applouse:
    Applouse
    Applouse
  • :devilish:
    Devilish
    Devilish
  • :heart-borken:
    Heart Borken
    Heart Borken
  • :peaceful:
    Peaceful
    Peaceful
  • :smug:
    Smug
    Smug
  • :acne:
    Acne
    Acne
  • :watermelon:
    Watermelon
    Watermelon
  • :confused-new:
    Confused New
    Confused New
  • :friendly_wink:
    Friendly Wink
    Friendly Wink
  • :moon:
    Moon
    Moon
  • :topsy_turvy:
    Topsy Turvy
    Topsy Turvy
  • :boxing:
    Boxing
    Boxing
  • :dread:
    Dread
    Dread
  • :lemo:
    Lemo
    Lemo
  • :rugby:
    Rugby
    Rugby
  • :subdued:
    Subdued
    Subdued
  • :apple:
    Apple
    Apple
  • :dejection:
    Dejection
    Dejection
  • :grumpy:
    Grumpy
    Grumpy
  • :panda:
    Panda
    Panda
  • :smiley_simmons:
    Smiley Simmons
    Smiley Simmons
  • :abnormal:
    Abnormal
    Abnormal
  • :victorious:
    Victorious
    Victorious
  • :concern:
    Concern
    Concern
  • :fox:
    Fox
    Fox
  • :moody:
    Moody
    Moody
  • :tongue-new:
    Tongue New
    Tongue New
  • :blue:
    Blue
    Blue
  • :dog:
    Dog
    Dog
  • :kiwi-fruit:
    Kiwi Fruit
    Kiwi Fruit
  • :rolleyes-new:
    Rolleyes New
    Rolleyes New
  • :stupid:
    Stupid
    Stupid
  • :applause:
    Applause
    Applause
  • :cupcake:
    Cupcake
    Cupcake
  • :grief:
    Grief
    Grief
  • :orange:
    Orange
    Orange
  • :smilet-digitalpoint
    Smilet Digitalpoint
    Smilet Digitalpoint
  • :05.18-flustered:
    05.18 Flustered
    05.18 Flustered
  • :very_drunk:
    Very Drunk
    Very Drunk
  • :cold:
    Cold
    Cold
  • :fatigue:
    Fatigue
    Fatigue
  • :monkey:
    Monkey
    Monkey
  • :tiger:
    Tiger
    Tiger
  • :black_eyed:
    Black Eyed
    Black Eyed
  • :disturbed:
    Disturbed
    Disturbed
  • :joyous:
    Joyous
    Joyous
  • :redface-new:
    Redface New
    Redface New