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