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