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
  • :highfive:
    High Five
    High Five
  • :nerd:
    Nerd
    Nerd
  • :shout:
    Shout
    Shout
  • :bottle:
    Bottle
    Bottle
  • :vampire:
    Vampire
    Vampire
  • :cool2:
    Cool
    Cool
  • :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
  • :hat:
    Hat
    Hat
  • :nails:
    Nails
    Nails
  • :shock:
    Shock
    Shock
  • :bomb:
    Bomb
    Bomb
  • :usa:
    USA
    USA
  • :confused2:
    Confused
    Confused
  • :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
  • :handcuffs:
    Handcuffs
    Handcuffs
  • :music:
    Music
    Music
  • :sheep:
    Sheep
    Sheep
  • :blowkiss:
    Blow Kiss
    Blow Kiss
  • :tv:
    TV
    TV
  • :cute:
    Cute
    Cute
  • :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
  • :hammer:
    Hammer
    Hammer
  • :msn_online:
    MSN Online
    MSN Online
  • :shame:
    Shame
    Shame
  • :bigsmile:
    Big Smile
    Big Smile
  • :turtle:
    Turtle
    Turtle
  • :curse:
    Curse
    Curse
  • :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
  • :good:
    Good
    Good
  • :msn:
    MSN
    MSN
  • :shake:
    Shake
    Shake
  • :beer:
    Beer
    Beer
  • :ttth:
    Talk To The Hand
    Talk To The Hand
  • :curl:
    Curl
    Curl
  • :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
  • :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
  • :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
  • :black_eyed:
    Black Eyed
    Black Eyed
  • :wink-new:
    Wink New
    Wink New
  • :untroubled:
    Untroubled
    Untroubled
  • :emptiness:
    Emptiness
    Emptiness
  • :offended:
    Offended
    Offended
  • :cat2:
    Cat
    Cat
  • :cupcake:
    Cupcake
    Cupcake
  • :heart-borken:
    Heart Borken
    Heart Borken
  • :single_eye:
    Single Eye
    Single Eye
  • :smug:
    Smug
    Smug
  • :applause:
    Applause
    Applause
  • :pig2:
    Pig
    Pig
  • :cold:
    Cold
    Cold
  • :subdued:
    Subdued
    Subdued
  • :listening_headphone
    Listening Headphones
    Listening Headphones
  • :greedy_dollars:
    Greedy Dollars
    Greedy Dollars
  • :02.47-tranquillity:
    02.47 Tranquillity
    02.47 Tranquillity
  • :bi_polo:
    Bi Polo
    Bi Polo
  • :welcoming:
    Welcoming
    Welcoming
  • :unconscious:
    Unconscious
    Unconscious
  • :emmersed:
    Emmersed
    Emmersed
  • :numbness:
    Numbness
    Numbness
  • :angel2:
    Angel
    Angel
  • :culpability:
    Culpability
    Culpability
  • :pride:
    Pride
    Pride
  • :sentimental:
    Sentimental
    Sentimental
  • :smiley_simmons:
    Smiley Simmons
    Smiley Simmons
  • :apologetic:
    Apologetic
    Apologetic
  • :moon2:
    Moon
    Moon
  • :cocksure:
    Cocksure
    Cocksure
  • :stupid:
    Stupid
    Stupid
  • :lemo:
    Lemo
    Lemo
  • :gorilla:
    Gorilla
    Gorilla
  • :biggrin:
    Biggrin
    Biggrin
  • :distrust:
    Distrust
    Distrust
  • :uncomfortableness:
    Uncomfortableness
    Uncomfortableness
  • :kiwi-fruit:
    Kiwi Fruit
    Kiwi Fruit
  • :topsy_turvy:
    Topsy Turvy
    Topsy Turvy
  • :eek-new:
    Eek New
    Eek New
  • :wink2:
    Wink
    Wink
  • :crushed:
    Crushed
    Crushed
  • :positive:
    Positive
    Positive
  • :semi-twins:
    Semi Twins
    Semi Twins
  • :nonchalance:
    Nonchalance
    Nonchalance
  • :apathy:
    Apathy
    Apathy
  • :mad3:
    Mad
    Mad
  • :chuncky:
    Chuncky
    Chuncky
  • :stung:
    Stung
    Stung
  • :grumpy:
    Grumpy
    Grumpy
  • :glee:
    Glee
    Glee
  • :distress:
    Distress
    Distress
  • :tyrannosaurus:
    Tyrannosaurus
    Tyrannosaurus
  • :joyous:
    Joyous
    Joyous
  • :tongue-new:
    Tongue New
    Tongue New
  • :eagerness:
    Eagerness
    Eagerness
  • :biggrin-new:
    Biggrin New
    Biggrin New
  • :watermelon2:
    Watermelon
    Watermelon
  • :cower:
    Cower
    Cower
  • :playful:
    Playful
    Playful
  • :saturn:
    Saturn
    Saturn
  • :nightmare:
    Nightmare
    Nightmare
  • :anonymous:
    Anonymous
    Anonymous
  • :cool3:
    Cool
    Cool
  • :cheerful:
    Cheerful
    Cheerful
  • :strawberry:
    Strawberry
    Strawberry
  • :frog:
    Frog
    Frog
  • :GB_bonesrock:
    GB Bonesrock
    GB Bonesrock
  • :distracted:
    Distracted
    Distracted
  • :triumphant:
    Triumphant
    Triumphant
  • :jaded:
    Jaded
    Jaded
  • :tiger:
    Tiger
    Tiger
  • :drunk:
    Drunk
    Drunk
  • :beguiled:
    Beguiled
    Beguiled
  • :tongue2:
    Tongue
    Tongue
  • :courage:
    Courage
    Courage
  • :peach:
    Peach
    Peach
  • :satellite:
    Satellite
    Satellite
  • :nevreness:
    Nevreness
    Nevreness
  • :ambivalence:
    Ambivalence
    Ambivalence
  • :confused3:
    Confused
    Confused
  • :chargrined:
    Chargrined
    Chargrined
  • :sour:
    Sour
    Sour
  • :friendly_wink:
    Friendly Wink
    Friendly Wink
  • :frown-new:
    Frown New
    Frown New
  • :distant:
    Distant
    Distant
  • :indecisiveness:
    Indecisiveness
    Indecisiveness
  • :tickled_pink:
    Tickled Pink
    Tickled Pink
  • :dread:
    Dread
    Dread
  • :bee:
    Bee
    Bee
  • :star2:
    Star
    Star
  • :couple_inlove:
    Couple Inlove
    Couple Inlove
  • :peaceful:
    Peaceful
    Peaceful
  • :mask:
    Mask
    Mask
  • :neglected:
    Neglected
    Neglected
  • :afro:
    Afro
    Afro
  • :monkey2:
    Monkey
    Monkey
  • :calm:
    Calm
    Calm
  • :sorrow:
    Sorrow
    Sorrow
  • :fox:
    Fox
    Fox
  • :rugby:
    Rugby
    Rugby
  • :dispirited:
    Dispirited
    Dispirited
  • :hypnotysed:
    Hypnotysed
    Hypnotysed
  • :tennis:
    Tennis
    Tennis
  • :disturbed:
    Disturbed
    Disturbed
  • :beaten:
    Beaten
    Beaten
  • :snowman2:
    Snowman
    Snowman
  • :cool-new:
    Cool New
    Cool New
  • :panda:
    Panda
    Panda
  • :mad-new:
    Mad New
    Mad New
  • :mushroom:
    Mushroom
    Mushroom
  • :adoration:
    Adoration
    Adoration
  • :ghost2:
    Ghost
    Ghost
  • :butterfly:
    Butterfly
    Butterfly
  • :tranquillity:
    Tranquillity
    Tranquillity
  • :soap:
    Soap
    Soap
  • :fatigue:
    Fatigue
    Fatigue
  • :rolleyes-new:
    Rolleyes New
    Rolleyes New
  • :disillusionment:
    Disillusionment
    Disillusionment
  • :hurt:
    Hurt
    Hurt
  • :tears_of_joy:
    Tears Of Joy
    Tears Of Joy
  • :teapot:
    Teapot
    Teapot
  • :barbershop_quartet_
    Barbershop Quartet Member
    Barbershop Quartet Member
  • :smile2:
    Smile
    Smile
  • :congratulatory:
    Congratulatory
    Congratulatory
  • :orange:
    Orange
    Orange
  • :loyal:
    Loyal
    Loyal
  • :moody:
    Moody
    Moody
  • :adjoint:
    Adjoint
    Adjoint
  • :frown2:
    Frown
    Frown
  • :bull_head:
    Bull Head
    Bull Head
  • :torn:
    Torn
    Torn
  • :victorious:
    Victorious
    Victorious
  • :fat:
    Fat
    Fat
  • :redface:
    Redface
    Redface
  • :disgust:
    Disgust
    Disgust
  • :hororr:
    Hororr
    Hororr
  • :smilet-digitalpoint
    Smilet Digitalpoint
    Smilet Digitalpoint
  • :tan:
    Tan
    Tan
  • :apthy:
    Apthy
    Apthy
  • :shame2:
    Shame
    Shame
  • :confusion:
    Confusion
    Confusion
  • :onthego:
    Onthego
    Onthego
  • :love_heart:
    Love Heart
    Love Heart
  • :miserable:
    Miserable
    Miserable
  • :acne:
    Acne
    Acne
  • :eek2:
    Eek
    Eek
  • :boxing:
    Boxing
    Boxing
  • :worked_till_5am:
    Worked Till 5am
    Worked Till 5am
  • :very_drunk:
    Very Drunk
    Very Drunk
  • :excitement:
    Excitement
    Excitement
  • :redface-new:
    Redface New
    Redface New
  • :devilish:
    Devilish
    Devilish
  • :hopelessness:
    Hopelessness
    Hopelessness
  • :smile-new:
    Smile New
    Smile New
  • :suspicion:
    Suspicion
    Suspicion
  • :applouse:
    Applouse
    Applouse
  • :rolleyes2:
    Rolleyes
    Rolleyes
  • :confused-new:
    Confused New
    Confused New
  • :surprise:
    Surprise
    Surprise
  • :love-struck:
    Love Struck
    Love Struck
  • :grief:
    Grief
    Grief
  • :abnormal:
    Abnormal
    Abnormal
  • :dog2:
    Dog
    Dog
  • :blue:
    Blue
    Blue
  • :witless:
    Witless
    Witless
  • :upset:
    Upset
    Upset
  • :encouragement:
    Encouragement
    Encouragement
  • :rapture:
    Rapture
    Rapture
  • :dejection:
    Dejection
    Dejection
  • :highly_amused:
    Highly Amused
    Highly Amused
  • :sleeping:
    Sleeping
    Sleeping
  • :sneakiness:
    Sneakiness
    Sneakiness
  • :apple:
    Apple
    Apple
  • :pirate2:
    Pirate
    Pirate
  • :concern:
    Concern
    Concern
  • :sulkiness:
    Sulkiness
    Sulkiness
  • :livid:
    Livid
    Livid
  • :grey:
    Grey
    Grey
  • :05.18-flustered:
    05.18 Flustered
    05.18 Flustered