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
  • :(
    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)
  • :cool:
    Cool
    Cool
  • :p
    Stick Out Tongue
    Stick Out Tongue
  • ;)
    Wink
    Wink
  • :D
    Big Grin
    Big Grin
  • :o
    Embarrassment
    Embarrassment
  • Void Smilies
  • :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
  • :party:
    Party
    Party
  • :silly:
    Silly
    Silly
  • :brb:
    BRB
    BRB
  • :want:
    Want
    Want
  • :dazed:
    Dazed
    Dazed
  • :hypnotized:
    Hypnotized
    Hypnotized
  • :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
  • :note:
    Note
    Note
  • :sick:
    Sick
    Sick
  • :boy:
    Boy
    Boy
  • :waiting:
    Waiting
    Waiting
  • :dance:
    Dance
    Dance
  • :hug2:
    Hug2
    Hug2
  • :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
  • :neutral:
    Neutral
    Neutral
  • :shut:
    Shut
    Shut
  • :bowl:
    Bowl
    Bowl
  • :victory:
    Victory
    Victory
  • :cyclops:
    Cyclops
    Cyclops
  • :hug:
    Hug
    Hug
  • :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
  • SmileyCompany
  • :confused-new:
    Confused New
    Confused New
  • :tiger:
    Tiger
    Tiger
  • :drunk:
    Drunk
    Drunk
  • :triumphant:
    Triumphant
    Triumphant
  • :abnormal:
    Abnormal
    Abnormal
  • :jaded:
    Jaded
    Jaded
  • :satellite:
    Satellite
    Satellite
  • :witless:
    Witless
    Witless
  • :nevreness:
    Nevreness
    Nevreness
  • :tongue2:
    Tongue
    Tongue
  • :peach:
    Peach
    Peach
  • :blue:
    Blue
    Blue
  • :dejection:
    Dejection
    Dejection
  • :frown-new:
    Frown New
    Frown New
  • :confused3:
    Confused
    Confused
  • :sour:
    Sour
    Sour
  • :apple:
    Apple
    Apple
  • :friendly_wink:
    Friendly Wink
    Friendly Wink
  • :concern:
    Concern
    Concern
  • :tickled_pink:
    Tickled Pink
    Tickled Pink
  • :dread:
    Dread
    Dread
  • :05.18-flustered:
    05.18 Flustered
    05.18 Flustered
  • :indecisiveness:
    Indecisiveness
    Indecisiveness
  • :mask:
    Mask
    Mask
  • :wink-new:
    Wink New
    Wink New
  • :neglected:
    Neglected
    Neglected
  • :star2:
    Star
    Star
  • :peaceful:
    Peaceful
    Peaceful
  • :black_eyed:
    Black Eyed
    Black Eyed
  • :cupcake:
    Cupcake
    Cupcake
  • :rugby:
    Rugby
    Rugby
  • :monkey2:
    Monkey
    Monkey
  • :sorrow:
    Sorrow
    Sorrow
  • :applause:
    Applause
    Applause
  • :fox:
    Fox
    Fox
  • :cold:
    Cold
    Cold
  • :tennis:
    Tennis
    Tennis
  • :disturbed:
    Disturbed
    Disturbed
  • :02.47-tranquillity:
    02.47 Tranquillity
    02.47 Tranquillity
  • :hypnotysed:
    Hypnotysed
    Hypnotysed
  • :mad-new:
    Mad New
    Mad New
  • :welcoming:
    Welcoming
    Welcoming
  • :mushroom:
    Mushroom
    Mushroom
  • :snowman2:
    Snowman
    Snowman
  • :panda:
    Panda
    Panda
  • :bi_polo:
    Bi Polo
    Bi Polo
  • :culpability:
    Culpability
    Culpability
  • :rolleyes-new:
    Rolleyes New
    Rolleyes New
  • :ghost2:
    Ghost
    Ghost
  • :soap:
    Soap
    Soap
  • :apologetic:
    Apologetic
    Apologetic
  • :fatigue:
    Fatigue
    Fatigue
  • :cocksure:
    Cocksure
    Cocksure
  • :tears_of_joy:
    Tears Of Joy
    Tears Of Joy
  • :teapot:
    Teapot
    Teapot
  • :hurt:
    Hurt
    Hurt
  • :loyal:
    Loyal
    Loyal
  • :distrust:
    Distrust
    Distrust
  • :moody:
    Moody
    Moody
  • :smile2:
    Smile
    Smile
  • :orange:
    Orange
    Orange
  • :biggrin:
    Biggrin
    Biggrin
  • :crushed:
    Crushed
    Crushed
  • :redface:
    Redface
    Redface
  • :frown2:
    Frown
    Frown
  • :victorious:
    Victorious
    Victorious
  • :apathy:
    Apathy
    Apathy
  • :fat:
    Fat
    Fat
  • :chuncky:
    Chuncky
    Chuncky
  • :smilet-digitalpoint
    Smilet Digitalpoint
    Smilet Digitalpoint
  • :tan:
    Tan
    Tan
  • :hororr:
    Hororr
    Hororr
  • :love_heart:
    Love Heart
    Love Heart
  • :distress:
    Distress
    Distress
  • :miserable:
    Miserable
    Miserable
  • :shame2:
    Shame
    Shame
  • :onthego:
    Onthego
    Onthego
  • :biggrin-new:
    Biggrin New
    Biggrin New
  • :cower:
    Cower
    Cower
  • :redface-new:
    Redface New
    Redface New
  • :eek2:
    Eek
    Eek
  • :very_drunk:
    Very Drunk
    Very Drunk
  • :anonymous:
    Anonymous
    Anonymous
  • :excitement:
    Excitement
    Excitement
  • :cheerful:
    Cheerful
    Cheerful
  • :smile-new:
    Smile New
    Smile New
  • :suspicion:
    Suspicion
    Suspicion
  • :hopelessness:
    Hopelessness
    Hopelessness
  • :love-struck:
    Love Struck
    Love Struck
  • :distracted:
    Distracted
    Distracted
  • :grief:
    Grief
    Grief
  • :rolleyes2:
    Rolleyes
    Rolleyes
  • :surprise:
    Surprise
    Surprise
  • :beguiled:
    Beguiled
    Beguiled
  • :courage:
    Courage
    Courage
  • :rapture:
    Rapture
    Rapture
  • :dog2:
    Dog
    Dog
  • :upset:
    Upset
    Upset
  • :ambivalence:
    Ambivalence
    Ambivalence
  • :encouragement:
    Encouragement
    Encouragement
  • :sleeping:
    Sleeping
    Sleeping
  • :sneakiness:
    Sneakiness
    Sneakiness
  • :highly_amused:
    Highly Amused
    Highly Amused
  • :chargrined:
    Chargrined
    Chargrined
  • :livid:
    Livid
    Livid
  • :distant:
    Distant
    Distant
  • :grey:
    Grey
    Grey
  • :pirate2:
    Pirate
    Pirate
  • :sulkiness:
    Sulkiness
    Sulkiness
  • :bee:
    Bee
    Bee
  • :couple_inlove:
    Couple Inlove
    Couple Inlove
  • :offended:
    Offended
    Offended
  • :cat2:
    Cat
    Cat
  • :untroubled:
    Untroubled
    Untroubled
  • :afro:
    Afro
    Afro
  • :emptiness:
    Emptiness
    Emptiness
  • :single_eye:
    Single Eye
    Single Eye
  • :smug:
    Smug
    Smug
  • :heart-borken:
    Heart Borken
    Heart Borken
  • :calm:
    Calm
    Calm
  • :listening_headphone
    Listening Headphones
    Listening Headphones
  • :dispirited:
    Dispirited
    Dispirited
  • :greedy_dollars:
    Greedy Dollars
    Greedy Dollars
  • :pig2:
    Pig
    Pig
  • :subdued:
    Subdued
    Subdued
  • :beaten:
    Beaten
    Beaten
  • :cool-new:
    Cool New
    Cool New
  • :numbness:
    Numbness
    Numbness
  • :angel2:
    Angel
    Angel
  • :unconscious:
    Unconscious
    Unconscious
  • :adoration:
    Adoration
    Adoration
  • :emmersed:
    Emmersed
    Emmersed
  • :sentimental:
    Sentimental
    Sentimental
  • :tranquillity:
    Tranquillity
    Tranquillity
  • :smiley_simmons:
    Smiley Simmons
    Smiley Simmons
  • :pride:
    Pride
    Pride
  • :butterfly:
    Butterfly
    Butterfly
  • :disillusionment:
    Disillusionment
    Disillusionment
  • :gorilla:
    Gorilla
    Gorilla
  • :moon2:
    Moon
    Moon
  • :stupid:
    Stupid
    Stupid
  • :barbershop_quartet_
    Barbershop Quartet Member
    Barbershop Quartet Member
  • :lemo:
    Lemo
    Lemo
  • :congratulatory:
    Congratulatory
    Congratulatory
  • :topsy_turvy:
    Topsy Turvy
    Topsy Turvy
  • :eek-new:
    Eek New
    Eek New
  • :uncomfortableness:
    Uncomfortableness
    Uncomfortableness
  • :adjoint:
    Adjoint
    Adjoint
  • :kiwi-fruit:
    Kiwi Fruit
    Kiwi Fruit
  • :semi-twins:
    Semi Twins
    Semi Twins
  • :torn:
    Torn
    Torn
  • :nonchalance:
    Nonchalance
    Nonchalance
  • :wink2:
    Wink
    Wink
  • :positive:
    Positive
    Positive
  • :bull_head:
    Bull Head
    Bull Head
  • :disgust:
    Disgust
    Disgust
  • :glee:
    Glee
    Glee
  • :mad3:
    Mad
    Mad
  • :stung:
    Stung
    Stung
  • :apthy:
    Apthy
    Apthy
  • :grumpy:
    Grumpy
    Grumpy
  • :confusion:
    Confusion
    Confusion
  • :tongue-new:
    Tongue New
    Tongue New
  • :eagerness:
    Eagerness
    Eagerness
  • :tyrannosaurus:
    Tyrannosaurus
    Tyrannosaurus
  • :acne:
    Acne
    Acne
  • :joyous:
    Joyous
    Joyous
  • :saturn:
    Saturn
    Saturn
  • :worked_till_5am:
    Worked Till 5am
    Worked Till 5am
  • :nightmare:
    Nightmare
    Nightmare
  • :watermelon2:
    Watermelon
    Watermelon
  • :playful:
    Playful
    Playful
  • :boxing:
    Boxing
    Boxing
  • :devilish:
    Devilish
    Devilish
  • :GB_bonesrock:
    GB Bonesrock
    GB Bonesrock
  • :cool3:
    Cool
    Cool
  • :strawberry:
    Strawberry
    Strawberry
  • :applouse:
    Applouse
    Applouse
  • :frog:
    Frog
    Frog