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