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
  • :giggle:
    Giggle
    Giggle
  • :moon:
    Moon
    Moon
  • :sarcastic:
    Sarcastic
    Sarcastic
  • :bashed:
    Bashed
    Bashed
  • :timeout:
    Timeout
    Timeout
  • :cow:
    Cow
    Cow
  • :love:
    Love
    Love
  • :poo:
    Poo
    Poo
  • :star:
    Star
    Star
  • :chicken:
    Chicken
    Chicken
  • :embarrassed:
    Embarrassed
    Embarrassed
  • :hypnotized:
    Hypnotized
    Hypnotized
  • :party:
    Party
    Party
  • :silly:
    Silly
    Silly
  • :brb:
    BRB
    BRB
  • :want:
    Want
    Want
  • :dazed:
    Dazed
    Dazed
  • :ghost:
    Ghost
    Ghost
  • :monkey:
    Monkey
    Monkey
  • :sad:
    Sad
    Sad
  • :ball2:
    Ball2
    Ball2
  • :thunder:
    Thunder
    Thunder
  • :console:
    Console
    Console
  • :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
  • :girl:
    Girl
    Girl
  • :msn-away:
    MSN Away
    MSN Away
  • :search:
    Search
    Search
  • :bashful:
    Bashful
    Bashful
  • :tongue:
    Tongue
    Tongue
  • :crossed:
    Crossed Fingers
    Crossed Fingers
  • SmileyCompany
  • :confused-new:
    Confused New
    Confused New
  • :nightmare:
    Nightmare
    Nightmare
  • :watermelon2:
    Watermelon
    Watermelon
  • :playful:
    Playful
    Playful
  • :abnormal:
    Abnormal
    Abnormal
  • :saturn:
    Saturn
    Saturn
  • :blue:
    Blue
    Blue
  • :GB_bonesrock:
    GB Bonesrock
    GB Bonesrock
  • :witless:
    Witless
    Witless
  • :cool3:
    Cool
    Cool
  • :strawberry:
    Strawberry
    Strawberry
  • :frog:
    Frog
    Frog
  • :dejection:
    Dejection
    Dejection
  • :drunk:
    Drunk
    Drunk
  • :triumphant:
    Triumphant
    Triumphant
  • :jaded:
    Jaded
    Jaded
  • :apple:
    Apple
    Apple
  • :tiger:
    Tiger
    Tiger
  • :concern:
    Concern
    Concern
  • :nevreness:
    Nevreness
    Nevreness
  • :tongue2:
    Tongue
    Tongue
  • :peach:
    Peach
    Peach
  • :05.18-flustered:
    05.18 Flustered
    05.18 Flustered
  • :satellite:
    Satellite
    Satellite
  • :black_eyed:
    Black Eyed
    Black Eyed
  • :frown-new:
    Frown New
    Frown New
  • :wink-new:
    Wink New
    Wink New
  • :confused3:
    Confused
    Confused
  • :sour:
    Sour
    Sour
  • :friendly_wink:
    Friendly Wink
    Friendly Wink
  • :cupcake:
    Cupcake
    Cupcake
  • :dread:
    Dread
    Dread
  • :indecisiveness:
    Indecisiveness
    Indecisiveness
  • :applause:
    Applause
    Applause
  • :tickled_pink:
    Tickled Pink
    Tickled Pink
  • :cold:
    Cold
    Cold
  • :neglected:
    Neglected
    Neglected
  • :star2:
    Star
    Star
  • :peaceful:
    Peaceful
    Peaceful
  • :02.47-tranquillity:
    02.47 Tranquillity
    02.47 Tranquillity
  • :mask:
    Mask
    Mask
  • :bi_polo:
    Bi Polo
    Bi Polo
  • :rugby:
    Rugby
    Rugby
  • :welcoming:
    Welcoming
    Welcoming
  • :monkey2:
    Monkey
    Monkey
  • :sorrow:
    Sorrow
    Sorrow
  • :fox:
    Fox
    Fox
  • :culpability:
    Culpability
    Culpability
  • :disturbed:
    Disturbed
    Disturbed
  • :hypnotysed:
    Hypnotysed
    Hypnotysed
  • :apologetic:
    Apologetic
    Apologetic
  • :tennis:
    Tennis
    Tennis
  • :cocksure:
    Cocksure
    Cocksure
  • :mushroom:
    Mushroom
    Mushroom
  • :snowman2:
    Snowman
    Snowman
  • :panda:
    Panda
    Panda
  • :mad-new:
    Mad New
    Mad New
  • :biggrin:
    Biggrin
    Biggrin
  • :rolleyes-new:
    Rolleyes New
    Rolleyes New
  • :distrust:
    Distrust
    Distrust
  • :ghost2:
    Ghost
    Ghost
  • :soap:
    Soap
    Soap
  • :fatigue:
    Fatigue
    Fatigue
  • :crushed:
    Crushed
    Crushed
  • :teapot:
    Teapot
    Teapot
  • :hurt:
    Hurt
    Hurt
  • :apathy:
    Apathy
    Apathy
  • :tears_of_joy:
    Tears Of Joy
    Tears Of Joy
  • :chuncky:
    Chuncky
    Chuncky
  • :moody:
    Moody
    Moody
  • :smile2:
    Smile
    Smile
  • :orange:
    Orange
    Orange
  • :loyal:
    Loyal
    Loyal
  • :biggrin-new:
    Biggrin New
    Biggrin New
  • :redface:
    Redface
    Redface
  • :distress:
    Distress
    Distress
  • :frown2:
    Frown
    Frown
  • :victorious:
    Victorious
    Victorious
  • :fat:
    Fat
    Fat
  • :cower:
    Cower
    Cower
  • :tan:
    Tan
    Tan
  • :hororr:
    Hororr
    Hororr
  • :anonymous:
    Anonymous
    Anonymous
  • :smilet-digitalpoint
    Smilet Digitalpoint
    Smilet Digitalpoint
  • :cheerful:
    Cheerful
    Cheerful
  • :miserable:
    Miserable
    Miserable
  • :shame2:
    Shame
    Shame
  • :onthego:
    Onthego
    Onthego
  • :love_heart:
    Love Heart
    Love Heart
  • :beguiled:
    Beguiled
    Beguiled
  • :redface-new:
    Redface New
    Redface New
  • :distracted:
    Distracted
    Distracted
  • :eek2:
    Eek
    Eek
  • :very_drunk:
    Very Drunk
    Very Drunk
  • :excitement:
    Excitement
    Excitement
  • :courage:
    Courage
    Courage
  • :suspicion:
    Suspicion
    Suspicion
  • :hopelessness:
    Hopelessness
    Hopelessness
  • :ambivalence:
    Ambivalence
    Ambivalence
  • :smile-new:
    Smile New
    Smile New
  • :chargrined:
    Chargrined
    Chargrined
  • :grief:
    Grief
    Grief
  • :rolleyes2:
    Rolleyes
    Rolleyes
  • :surprise:
    Surprise
    Surprise
  • :love-struck:
    Love Struck
    Love Struck
  • :rapture:
    Rapture
    Rapture
  • :distant:
    Distant
    Distant
  • :dog2:
    Dog
    Dog
  • :upset:
    Upset
    Upset
  • :encouragement:
    Encouragement
    Encouragement
  • :bee:
    Bee
    Bee
  • :couple_inlove:
    Couple Inlove
    Couple Inlove
  • :sneakiness:
    Sneakiness
    Sneakiness
  • :highly_amused:
    Highly Amused
    Highly Amused
  • :afro:
    Afro
    Afro
  • :sleeping:
    Sleeping
    Sleeping
  • :calm:
    Calm
    Calm
  • :grey:
    Grey
    Grey
  • :pirate2:
    Pirate
    Pirate
  • :sulkiness:
    Sulkiness
    Sulkiness
  • :livid:
    Livid
    Livid
  • :offended:
    Offended
    Offended
  • :dispirited:
    Dispirited
    Dispirited
  • :cat2:
    Cat
    Cat
  • :untroubled:
    Untroubled
    Untroubled
  • :emptiness:
    Emptiness
    Emptiness
  • :beaten:
    Beaten
    Beaten
  • :cool-new:
    Cool New
    Cool New
  • :smug:
    Smug
    Smug
  • :heart-borken:
    Heart Borken
    Heart Borken
  • :adoration:
    Adoration
    Adoration
  • :single_eye:
    Single Eye
    Single Eye
  • :butterfly:
    Butterfly
    Butterfly
  • :greedy_dollars:
    Greedy Dollars
    Greedy Dollars
  • :tranquillity:
    Tranquillity
    Tranquillity
  • :pig2:
    Pig
    Pig
  • :subdued:
    Subdued
    Subdued
  • :listening_headphone
    Listening Headphones
    Listening Headphones
  • :disillusionment:
    Disillusionment
    Disillusionment
  • :angel2:
    Angel
    Angel
  • :unconscious:
    Unconscious
    Unconscious
  • :emmersed:
    Emmersed
    Emmersed
  • :barbershop_quartet_
    Barbershop Quartet Member
    Barbershop Quartet Member
  • :numbness:
    Numbness
    Numbness
  • :congratulatory:
    Congratulatory
    Congratulatory
  • :smiley_simmons:
    Smiley Simmons
    Smiley Simmons
  • :pride:
    Pride
    Pride
  • :adjoint:
    Adjoint
    Adjoint
  • :sentimental:
    Sentimental
    Sentimental
  • :bull_head:
    Bull Head
    Bull Head
  • :gorilla:
    Gorilla
    Gorilla
  • :torn:
    Torn
    Torn
  • :moon2:
    Moon
    Moon
  • :stupid:
    Stupid
    Stupid
  • :lemo:
    Lemo
    Lemo
  • :disgust:
    Disgust
    Disgust
  • :eek-new:
    Eek New
    Eek New
  • :uncomfortableness:
    Uncomfortableness
    Uncomfortableness
  • :kiwi-fruit:
    Kiwi Fruit
    Kiwi Fruit
  • :apthy:
    Apthy
    Apthy
  • :topsy_turvy:
    Topsy Turvy
    Topsy Turvy
  • :confusion:
    Confusion
    Confusion
  • :nonchalance:
    Nonchalance
    Nonchalance
  • :wink2:
    Wink
    Wink
  • :positive:
    Positive
    Positive
  • :acne:
    Acne
    Acne
  • :semi-twins:
    Semi Twins
    Semi Twins
  • :boxing:
    Boxing
    Boxing
  • :glee:
    Glee
    Glee
  • :worked_till_5am:
    Worked Till 5am
    Worked Till 5am
  • :mad3:
    Mad
    Mad
  • :stung:
    Stung
    Stung
  • :grumpy:
    Grumpy
    Grumpy
  • :devilish:
    Devilish
    Devilish
  • :eagerness:
    Eagerness
    Eagerness
  • :tyrannosaurus:
    Tyrannosaurus
    Tyrannosaurus
  • :joyous:
    Joyous
    Joyous
  • :applouse:
    Applouse
    Applouse
  • :tongue-new:
    Tongue New
    Tongue New