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