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
  • Standard Smilies
  • :cool:
    Cool
    Cool
  • :p
    Stick Out Tongue
    Stick Out Tongue
  • ;)
    Wink
    Wink
  • :D
    Big Grin
    Big Grin
  • :o
    Embarrassment
    Embarrassment
  • :(
    Frown
    Frown
  • :ball:
    Foot.ie!
    Foot.ie!
  • :)
    Smilie
    Smilie
  • :confused:
    Confused
    Confused
  • :eek:
    EEK!
    EEK!
  • :mad:
    Mad
    Mad
  • :rolleyes:
    Roll Eyes (Sarcastic)
    Roll Eyes (Sarcastic)
  • Void Smilies
  • :hat:
    Hat
    Hat
  • :nails:
    Nails
    Nails
  • :shock:
    Shock
    Shock
  • :bomb:
    Bomb
    Bomb
  • :usa:
    USA
    USA
  • :confused2:
    Confused
    Confused
  • :fim:
    Foot In Mouth
    Foot In Mouth
  • :messed:
    Messed
    Messed
  • :rain:
    Rain
    Rain
  • :angry3:
    Angry3
    Angry3
  • :mad2:
    Mad 2
    Mad 2
  • :clown:
    Clown
    Clown
  • :knife:
    Knife
    Knife
  • :pill:
    Pill
    Pill
  • :smirk:
    Smirk
    Smirk
  • :call:
    Call
    Call
  • :worship:
    Worship
    Worship
  • :doh:
    Doh
    Doh
  • :handcuffs:
    Handcuffs
    Handcuffs
  • :music:
    Music
    Music
  • :sheep:
    Sheep
    Sheep
  • :blowkiss:
    Blow Kiss
    Blow Kiss
  • :tv:
    TV
    TV
  • :cute:
    Cute
    Cute
  • :film:
    Film
    Film
  • :meeting:
    Meeting
    Meeting
  • :quiet:
    Quiet
    Quiet
  • :angry2:
    Angry2
    Angry2
  • :sweat:
    Sweat
    Sweat
  • :clover:
    Clover
    Clover
  • :kissing:
    Kissing
    Kissing
  • :pig:
    Pig
    Pig
  • :smile:
    Smile
    Smile
  • :cake:
    Cake
    Cake
  • :wink:
    Wink
    Wink
  • :dog:
    Dog
    Dog
  • :hammer:
    Hammer
    Hammer
  • :msn_online:
    MSN Online
    MSN Online
  • :shame:
    Shame
    Shame
  • :bigsmile:
    Big Smile
    Big Smile
  • :turtle:
    Turtle
    Turtle
  • :curse:
    Curse
    Curse
  • :fighter3:
    Fighter3
    Fighter3
  • :mean:
    Mean
    Mean
  • :question:
    Question
    Question
  • :angry:
    Angry
    Angry
  • :sun:
    Sun
    Sun
  • :cloudy:
    Cloudy
    Cloudy
  • :kissed:
    Kissed
    Kissed
  • :phone2:
    Phone 2
    Phone 2
  • :sleepy:
    Sleepy
    Sleepy
  • :bye:
    Bye
    Bye
  • :wilt:
    Wilt
    Wilt
  • :doctor:
    Doctor
    Doctor
  • :good:
    Good
    Good
  • :msn:
    MSN
    MSN
  • :shake:
    Shake
    Shake
  • :beer:
    Beer
    Beer
  • :ttth:
    Talk To The Hand
    Talk To The Hand
  • :curl:
    Curl
    Curl
  • :fighter2:
    Fighter2
    Fighter2
  • :mail:
    Mail
    Mail
  • :pumpkin:
    Pumpkin
    Pumpkin
  • :angel:
    Angel
    Angel
  • :struggle:
    Struggle
    Struggle
  • :clock:
    Clock
    Clock
  • :kiss:
    Kiss
    Kiss
  • :phone:
    Phone
    Phone
  • :skywalker:
    Skywalker
    Skywalker
  • :bulgy:
    Bulgy
    Bulgy
  • :weep:
    Weep
    Weep
  • :disdain:
    Disdain
    Disdain
  • :goat:
    Goat
    Goat
  • :msn-busy:
    MSN Busy
    MSN Busy
  • :secret:
    Secret
    Secret
  • :beauty:
    Beauty
    Beauty
  • :tremble:
    Tremble
    Tremble
  • :cry:
    Cry
    Cry
  • :lying:
    Lying
    Lying
  • :present:
    Present
    Present
  • :alien:
    Alien
    Alien
  • :stop:
    Stop
    Stop
  • :clap:
    Clap
    Clap
  • :fighter:
    Fighter
    Fighter
  • :jump:
    Jump
    Jump
  • :penquin:
    Penquin
    Penquin
  • :skeleton:
    Skeleton
    Skeleton
  • :brolly:
    Brolly
    Brolly
  • :waving:
    Waving
    Waving
  • :devil:
    Devil
    Devil
  • :girl:
    Girl
    Girl
  • :msn-away:
    MSN Away
    MSN Away
  • :search:
    Search
    Search
  • :bashful:
    Bashful
    Bashful
  • :tongue:
    Tongue
    Tongue
  • :crossed:
    Crossed Fingers
    Crossed Fingers
  • :love2:
    Love2
    Love2
  • :pray:
    Pray
    Pray
  • :act-up:
    Act Up
    Act Up
  • :starved:
    Starved
    Starved
  • :cig:
    Cig
    Cig
  • :excruciating:
    Excruciating
    Excruciating
  • :island:
    Island
    Island
  • :peace:
    Peace
    Peace
  • :sinister:
    Sinister
    Sinister
  • :broken-heart:
    Broken Heart
    Broken Heart
  • :watermelon:
    Watermelon
    Watermelon
  • :dead-flower:
    Dead Flower
    Dead Flower
  • :giggle:
    Giggle
    Giggle
  • :moon:
    Moon
    Moon
  • :sarcastic:
    Sarcastic
    Sarcastic
  • :bashed:
    Bashed
    Bashed
  • :timeout:
    Timeout
    Timeout
  • :cow:
    Cow
    Cow
  • :love:
    Love
    Love
  • :poo:
    Poo
    Poo
  • :star:
    Star
    Star
  • :chicken:
    Chicken
    Chicken
  • :embarrassed:
    Embarrassed
    Embarrassed
  • :hypnotized:
    Hypnotized
    Hypnotized
  • :party:
    Party
    Party
  • :silly:
    Silly
    Silly
  • :brb:
    BRB
    BRB
  • :want:
    Want
    Want
  • :dazed:
    Dazed
    Dazed
  • :ghost:
    Ghost
    Ghost
  • :monkey:
    Monkey
    Monkey
  • :sad:
    Sad
    Sad
  • :ball2:
    Ball2
    Ball2
  • :thunder:
    Thunder
    Thunder
  • :console:
    Console
    Console
  • :loser:
    Loser
    Loser
  • :plate:
    Plate
    Plate
  • :soldier:
    Soldier
    Soldier
  • :cat:
    Cat
    Cat
  • :eat:
    Eat
    Eat
  • :hug2:
    Hug2
    Hug2
  • :note:
    Note
    Note
  • :sick:
    Sick
    Sick
  • :boy:
    Boy
    Boy
  • :waiting:
    Waiting
    Waiting
  • :dance:
    Dance
    Dance
  • :frown:
    Frown
    Frown
  • :money:
    Money
    Money
  • :roll:
    Roll
    Roll
  • :bad:
    Bad
    Bad
  • :think:
    Think
    Think
  • :computer:
    Computer
    Computer
  • :laugh:
    Laugh
    Laugh
  • :plane:
    Plane
    Plane
  • :snowman:
    Snowman
    Snowman
  • :car:
    Car
    Car
  • :disappointed:
    Disappointed
    Disappointed
  • :dunno:
    Dunno
    Dunno
  • :hug:
    Hug
    Hug
  • :neutral:
    Neutral
    Neutral
  • :shut:
    Shut
    Shut
  • :bowl:
    Bowl
    Bowl
  • :victory:
    Victory
    Victory
  • :cyclops:
    Cyclops
    Cyclops
  • :freaked:
    Freaked
    Freaked
  • :mohawk:
    Mohawk
    Mohawk
  • :rofl:
    ROFL
    ROFL
  • :away:
    Away
    Away
  • :terror:
    Terror
    Terror
  • :coins:
    Coins
    Coins
  • :lashes:
    Lashes
    Lashes
  • :pizza:
    Pizza
    Pizza
  • :snicker:
    Snicker
    Snicker
  • :can:
    Can
    Can
  • :yin-yang:
    Yin Yang
    Yin Yang
  • :drool:
    Drool
    Drool
  • :highfive:
    High Five
    High Five
  • :nerd:
    Nerd
    Nerd
  • :shout:
    Shout
    Shout
  • :bottle:
    Bottle
    Bottle
  • :vampire:
    Vampire
    Vampire
  • :cool2:
    Cool
    Cool
  • :flower:
    Flower
    Flower
  • :mobile:
    Mobile
    Mobile
  • :rainbow:
    Rainbow
    Rainbow
  • :arrogant:
    Arrogant
    Arrogant
  • :teeth:
    Teeth
    Teeth
  • :coffee:
    Coffee
    Coffee
  • :lamp:
    Lamp
    Lamp
  • :pirate:
    Pirate
    Pirate
  • :snail:
    Snail
    Snail
  • :camera:
    Camera
    Camera
  • :yawn:
    Yawn
    Yawn
  • :drink:
    Drink
    Drink
  • SmileyCompany
  • :beguiled:
    Beguiled
    Beguiled
  • :neglected:
    Neglected
    Neglected
  • :distracted:
    Distracted
    Distracted
  • :star2:
    Star
    Star
  • :peaceful:
    Peaceful
    Peaceful
  • :mask:
    Mask
    Mask
  • :rugby:
    Rugby
    Rugby
  • :courage:
    Courage
    Courage
  • :monkey2:
    Monkey
    Monkey
  • :sorrow:
    Sorrow
    Sorrow
  • :fox:
    Fox
    Fox
  • :ambivalence:
    Ambivalence
    Ambivalence
  • :chargrined:
    Chargrined
    Chargrined
  • :disturbed:
    Disturbed
    Disturbed
  • :hypnotysed:
    Hypnotysed
    Hypnotysed
  • :tennis:
    Tennis
    Tennis
  • :bee:
    Bee
    Bee
  • :mushroom:
    Mushroom
    Mushroom
  • :distant:
    Distant
    Distant
  • :snowman2:
    Snowman
    Snowman
  • :panda:
    Panda
    Panda
  • :mad-new:
    Mad New
    Mad New
  • :rolleyes-new:
    Rolleyes New
    Rolleyes New
  • :couple_inlove:
    Couple Inlove
    Couple Inlove
  • :ghost2:
    Ghost
    Ghost
  • :soap:
    Soap
    Soap
  • :fatigue:
    Fatigue
    Fatigue
  • :afro:
    Afro
    Afro
  • :calm:
    Calm
    Calm
  • :teapot:
    Teapot
    Teapot
  • :hurt:
    Hurt
    Hurt
  • :tears_of_joy:
    Tears Of Joy
    Tears Of Joy
  • :beaten:
    Beaten
    Beaten
  • :moody:
    Moody
    Moody
  • :dispirited:
    Dispirited
    Dispirited
  • :smile2:
    Smile
    Smile
  • :orange:
    Orange
    Orange
  • :loyal:
    Loyal
    Loyal
  • :redface:
    Redface
    Redface
  • :cool-new:
    Cool New
    Cool New
  • :frown2:
    Frown
    Frown
  • :victorious:
    Victorious
    Victorious
  • :fat:
    Fat
    Fat
  • :adoration:
    Adoration
    Adoration
  • :butterfly:
    Butterfly
    Butterfly
  • :tan:
    Tan
    Tan
  • :tranquillity:
    Tranquillity
    Tranquillity
  • :hororr:
    Hororr
    Hororr
  • :smilet-digitalpoint
    Smilet Digitalpoint
    Smilet Digitalpoint
  • :barbershop_quartet_
    Barbershop Quartet Member
    Barbershop Quartet Member
  • :miserable:
    Miserable
    Miserable
  • :disillusionment:
    Disillusionment
    Disillusionment
  • :shame2:
    Shame
    Shame
  • :onthego:
    Onthego
    Onthego
  • :love_heart:
    Love Heart
    Love Heart
  • :redface-new:
    Redface New
    Redface New
  • :congratulatory:
    Congratulatory
    Congratulatory
  • :eek2:
    Eek
    Eek
  • :very_drunk:
    Very Drunk
    Very Drunk
  • :excitement:
    Excitement
    Excitement
  • :adjoint:
    Adjoint
    Adjoint
  • :bull_head:
    Bull Head
    Bull Head
  • :suspicion:
    Suspicion
    Suspicion
  • :torn:
    Torn
    Torn
  • :hopelessness:
    Hopelessness
    Hopelessness
  • :smile-new:
    Smile New
    Smile New
  • :apthy:
    Apthy
    Apthy
  • :grief:
    Grief
    Grief
  • :disgust:
    Disgust
    Disgust
  • :rolleyes2:
    Rolleyes
    Rolleyes
  • :surprise:
    Surprise
    Surprise
  • :love-struck:
    Love Struck
    Love Struck
  • :rapture:
    Rapture
    Rapture
  • :confusion:
    Confusion
    Confusion
  • :dog2:
    Dog
    Dog
  • :upset:
    Upset
    Upset
  • :encouragement:
    Encouragement
    Encouragement
  • :acne:
    Acne
    Acne
  • :boxing:
    Boxing
    Boxing
  • :sneakiness:
    Sneakiness
    Sneakiness
  • :worked_till_5am:
    Worked Till 5am
    Worked Till 5am
  • :highly_amused:
    Highly Amused
    Highly Amused
  • :sleeping:
    Sleeping
    Sleeping
  • :applouse:
    Applouse
    Applouse
  • :grey:
    Grey
    Grey
  • :devilish:
    Devilish
    Devilish
  • :pirate2:
    Pirate
    Pirate
  • :sulkiness:
    Sulkiness
    Sulkiness
  • :livid:
    Livid
    Livid
  • :offended:
    Offended
    Offended
  • :confused-new:
    Confused New
    Confused New
  • :cat2:
    Cat
    Cat
  • :untroubled:
    Untroubled
    Untroubled
  • :emptiness:
    Emptiness
    Emptiness
  • :abnormal:
    Abnormal
    Abnormal
  • :blue:
    Blue
    Blue
  • :smug:
    Smug
    Smug
  • :witless:
    Witless
    Witless
  • :heart-borken:
    Heart Borken
    Heart Borken
  • :single_eye:
    Single Eye
    Single Eye
  • :apple:
    Apple
    Apple
  • :greedy_dollars:
    Greedy Dollars
    Greedy Dollars
  • :dejection:
    Dejection
    Dejection
  • :pig2:
    Pig
    Pig
  • :subdued:
    Subdued
    Subdued
  • :listening_headphone
    Listening Headphones
    Listening Headphones
  • :numbness:
    Numbness
    Numbness
  • :concern:
    Concern
    Concern
  • :angel2:
    Angel
    Angel
  • :unconscious:
    Unconscious
    Unconscious
  • :emmersed:
    Emmersed
    Emmersed
  • :05.18-flustered:
    05.18 Flustered
    05.18 Flustered
  • :black_eyed:
    Black Eyed
    Black Eyed
  • :smiley_simmons:
    Smiley Simmons
    Smiley Simmons
  • :wink-new:
    Wink New
    Wink New
  • :pride:
    Pride
    Pride
  • :sentimental:
    Sentimental
    Sentimental
  • :applause:
    Applause
    Applause
  • :gorilla:
    Gorilla
    Gorilla
  • :cupcake:
    Cupcake
    Cupcake
  • :moon2:
    Moon
    Moon
  • :stupid:
    Stupid
    Stupid
  • :lemo:
    Lemo
    Lemo
  • :topsy_turvy:
    Topsy Turvy
    Topsy Turvy
  • :cold:
    Cold
    Cold
  • :eek-new:
    Eek New
    Eek New
  • :uncomfortableness:
    Uncomfortableness
    Uncomfortableness
  • :kiwi-fruit:
    Kiwi Fruit
    Kiwi Fruit
  • :02.47-tranquillity:
    02.47 Tranquillity
    02.47 Tranquillity
  • :bi_polo:
    Bi Polo
    Bi Polo
  • :nonchalance:
    Nonchalance
    Nonchalance
  • :welcoming:
    Welcoming
    Welcoming
  • :wink2:
    Wink
    Wink
  • :positive:
    Positive
    Positive
  • :semi-twins:
    Semi Twins
    Semi Twins
  • :glee:
    Glee
    Glee
  • :culpability:
    Culpability
    Culpability
  • :mad3:
    Mad
    Mad
  • :stung:
    Stung
    Stung
  • :grumpy:
    Grumpy
    Grumpy
  • :apologetic:
    Apologetic
    Apologetic
  • :tongue-new:
    Tongue New
    Tongue New
  • :cocksure:
    Cocksure
    Cocksure
  • :eagerness:
    Eagerness
    Eagerness
  • :tyrannosaurus:
    Tyrannosaurus
    Tyrannosaurus
  • :joyous:
    Joyous
    Joyous
  • :biggrin:
    Biggrin
    Biggrin
  • :nightmare:
    Nightmare
    Nightmare
  • :distrust:
    Distrust
    Distrust
  • :watermelon2:
    Watermelon
    Watermelon
  • :playful:
    Playful
    Playful
  • :saturn:
    Saturn
    Saturn
  • :GB_bonesrock:
    GB Bonesrock
    GB Bonesrock
  • :crushed:
    Crushed
    Crushed
  • :cool3:
    Cool
    Cool
  • :strawberry:
    Strawberry
    Strawberry
  • :frog:
    Frog
    Frog
  • :apathy:
    Apathy
    Apathy
  • :tiger:
    Tiger
    Tiger
  • :chuncky:
    Chuncky
    Chuncky
  • :drunk:
    Drunk
    Drunk
  • :triumphant:
    Triumphant
    Triumphant
  • :jaded:
    Jaded
    Jaded
  • :biggrin-new:
    Biggrin New
    Biggrin New
  • :nevreness:
    Nevreness
    Nevreness
  • :distress:
    Distress
    Distress
  • :tongue2:
    Tongue
    Tongue
  • :peach:
    Peach
    Peach
  • :satellite:
    Satellite
    Satellite
  • :frown-new:
    Frown New
    Frown New
  • :cower:
    Cower
    Cower
  • :confused3:
    Confused
    Confused
  • :sour:
    Sour
    Sour
  • :friendly_wink:
    Friendly Wink
    Friendly Wink
  • :anonymous:
    Anonymous
    Anonymous
  • :cheerful:
    Cheerful
    Cheerful
  • :dread:
    Dread
    Dread
  • :indecisiveness:
    Indecisiveness
    Indecisiveness
  • :tickled_pink:
    Tickled Pink
    Tickled Pink