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