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
  • :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!
  • :)
    Smilie
    Smilie
  • :confused:
    Confused
    Confused
  • :eek:
    EEK!
    EEK!
  • :mad:
    Mad
    Mad
  • :rolleyes:
    Roll Eyes (Sarcastic)
    Roll Eyes (Sarcastic)
  • Void Smilies
  • :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
  • :pill:
    Pill
    Pill
  • :smirk:
    Smirk
    Smirk
  • :call:
    Call
    Call
  • :worship:
    Worship
    Worship
  • :doh:
    Doh
    Doh
  • :knife:
    Knife
    Knife
  • :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
  • :pig:
    Pig
    Pig
  • :smile:
    Smile
    Smile
  • :cake:
    Cake
    Cake
  • :wink:
    Wink
    Wink
  • :dog:
    Dog
    Dog
  • :kissing:
    Kissing
    Kissing
  • :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
  • :phone2:
    Phone 2
    Phone 2
  • :sleepy:
    Sleepy
    Sleepy
  • :bye:
    Bye
    Bye
  • :wilt:
    Wilt
    Wilt
  • :doctor:
    Doctor
    Doctor
  • :kissed:
    Kissed
    Kissed
  • :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
  • :phone:
    Phone
    Phone
  • :skywalker:
    Skywalker
    Skywalker
  • :bulgy:
    Bulgy
    Bulgy
  • :weep:
    Weep
    Weep
  • :disdain:
    Disdain
    Disdain
  • :kiss:
    Kiss
    Kiss
  • :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
  • :penquin:
    Penquin
    Penquin
  • :skeleton:
    Skeleton
    Skeleton
  • :brolly:
    Brolly
    Brolly
  • :waving:
    Waving
    Waving
  • :devil:
    Devil
    Devil
  • :jump:
    Jump
    Jump
  • :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
  • :peace:
    Peace
    Peace
  • :sinister:
    Sinister
    Sinister
  • :broken-heart:
    Broken Heart
    Broken Heart
  • :watermelon:
    Watermelon
    Watermelon
  • :dead-flower:
    Dead Flower
    Dead Flower
  • :island:
    Island
    Island
  • :moon:
    Moon
    Moon
  • :sarcastic:
    Sarcastic
    Sarcastic
  • :bashed:
    Bashed
    Bashed
  • :timeout:
    Timeout
    Timeout
  • :cow:
    Cow
    Cow
  • :giggle:
    Giggle
    Giggle
  • :poo:
    Poo
    Poo
  • :star:
    Star
    Star
  • :chicken:
    Chicken
    Chicken
  • :embarrassed:
    Embarrassed
    Embarrassed
  • :love:
    Love
    Love
  • :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
  • :plate:
    Plate
    Plate
  • :soldier:
    Soldier
    Soldier
  • :cat:
    Cat
    Cat
  • :eat:
    Eat
    Eat
  • :loser:
    Loser
    Loser
  • :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
  • :plane:
    Plane
    Plane
  • :snowman:
    Snowman
    Snowman
  • :car:
    Car
    Car
  • :disappointed:
    Disappointed
    Disappointed
  • :dunno:
    Dunno
    Dunno
  • :laugh:
    Laugh
    Laugh
  • :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
  • :pizza:
    Pizza
    Pizza
  • :snicker:
    Snicker
    Snicker
  • :can:
    Can
    Can
  • :yin-yang:
    Yin Yang
    Yin Yang
  • :drool:
    Drool
    Drool
  • :lashes:
    Lashes
    Lashes
  • :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
  • :pirate:
    Pirate
    Pirate
  • :snail:
    Snail
    Snail
  • :camera:
    Camera
    Camera
  • :yawn:
    Yawn
    Yawn
  • :drink:
    Drink
    Drink
  • :lamp:
    Lamp
    Lamp
  • SmileyCompany
  • :untroubled:
    Untroubled
    Untroubled
  • :distracted:
    Distracted
    Distracted
  • :emptiness:
    Emptiness
    Emptiness
  • :offended:
    Offended
    Offended
  • :cat2:
    Cat
    Cat
  • :beguiled:
    Beguiled
    Beguiled
  • :heart-borken:
    Heart Borken
    Heart Borken
  • :single_eye:
    Single Eye
    Single Eye
  • :smug:
    Smug
    Smug
  • :ambivalence:
    Ambivalence
    Ambivalence
  • :courage:
    Courage
    Courage
  • :subdued:
    Subdued
    Subdued
  • :listening_headphone
    Listening Headphones
    Listening Headphones
  • :greedy_dollars:
    Greedy Dollars
    Greedy Dollars
  • :pig2:
    Pig
    Pig
  • :chargrined:
    Chargrined
    Chargrined
  • :unconscious:
    Unconscious
    Unconscious
  • :distant:
    Distant
    Distant
  • :emmersed:
    Emmersed
    Emmersed
  • :numbness:
    Numbness
    Numbness
  • :angel2:
    Angel
    Angel
  • :bee:
    Bee
    Bee
  • :pride:
    Pride
    Pride
  • :sentimental:
    Sentimental
    Sentimental
  • :smiley_simmons:
    Smiley Simmons
    Smiley Simmons
  • :afro:
    Afro
    Afro
  • :couple_inlove:
    Couple Inlove
    Couple Inlove
  • :stupid:
    Stupid
    Stupid
  • :lemo:
    Lemo
    Lemo
  • :gorilla:
    Gorilla
    Gorilla
  • :moon2:
    Moon
    Moon
  • :calm:
    Calm
    Calm
  • :dispirited:
    Dispirited
    Dispirited
  • :kiwi-fruit:
    Kiwi Fruit
    Kiwi Fruit
  • :topsy_turvy:
    Topsy Turvy
    Topsy Turvy
  • :eek-new:
    Eek New
    Eek New
  • :beaten:
    Beaten
    Beaten
  • :uncomfortableness:
    Uncomfortableness
    Uncomfortableness
  • :positive:
    Positive
    Positive
  • :semi-twins:
    Semi Twins
    Semi Twins
  • :nonchalance:
    Nonchalance
    Nonchalance
  • :adoration:
    Adoration
    Adoration
  • :wink2:
    Wink
    Wink
  • :cool-new:
    Cool New
    Cool New
  • :stung:
    Stung
    Stung
  • :tranquillity:
    Tranquillity
    Tranquillity
  • :grumpy:
    Grumpy
    Grumpy
  • :glee:
    Glee
    Glee
  • :mad3:
    Mad
    Mad
  • :butterfly:
    Butterfly
    Butterfly
  • :disillusionment:
    Disillusionment
    Disillusionment
  • :joyous:
    Joyous
    Joyous
  • :tongue-new:
    Tongue New
    Tongue New
  • :eagerness:
    Eagerness
    Eagerness
  • :barbershop_quartet_
    Barbershop Quartet Member
    Barbershop Quartet Member
  • :tyrannosaurus:
    Tyrannosaurus
    Tyrannosaurus
  • :playful:
    Playful
    Playful
  • :saturn:
    Saturn
    Saturn
  • :nightmare:
    Nightmare
    Nightmare
  • :adjoint:
    Adjoint
    Adjoint
  • :watermelon2:
    Watermelon
    Watermelon
  • :congratulatory:
    Congratulatory
    Congratulatory
  • :strawberry:
    Strawberry
    Strawberry
  • :torn:
    Torn
    Torn
  • :frog:
    Frog
    Frog
  • :GB_bonesrock:
    GB Bonesrock
    GB Bonesrock
  • :cool3:
    Cool
    Cool
  • :bull_head:
    Bull Head
    Bull Head
  • :disgust:
    Disgust
    Disgust
  • :jaded:
    Jaded
    Jaded
  • :tiger:
    Tiger
    Tiger
  • :drunk:
    Drunk
    Drunk
  • :apthy:
    Apthy
    Apthy
  • :triumphant:
    Triumphant
    Triumphant
  • :peach:
    Peach
    Peach
  • :satellite:
    Satellite
    Satellite
  • :nevreness:
    Nevreness
    Nevreness
  • :acne:
    Acne
    Acne
  • :tongue2:
    Tongue
    Tongue
  • :confusion:
    Confusion
    Confusion
  • :sour:
    Sour
    Sour
  • :worked_till_5am:
    Worked Till 5am
    Worked Till 5am
  • :friendly_wink:
    Friendly Wink
    Friendly Wink
  • :frown-new:
    Frown New
    Frown New
  • :confused3:
    Confused
    Confused
  • :boxing:
    Boxing
    Boxing
  • :devilish:
    Devilish
    Devilish
  • :indecisiveness:
    Indecisiveness
    Indecisiveness
  • :tickled_pink:
    Tickled Pink
    Tickled Pink
  • :dread:
    Dread
    Dread
  • :applouse:
    Applouse
    Applouse
  • :peaceful:
    Peaceful
    Peaceful
  • :mask:
    Mask
    Mask
  • :neglected:
    Neglected
    Neglected
  • :abnormal:
    Abnormal
    Abnormal
  • :star2:
    Star
    Star
  • :confused-new:
    Confused New
    Confused New
  • :sorrow:
    Sorrow
    Sorrow
  • :witless:
    Witless
    Witless
  • :fox:
    Fox
    Fox
  • :rugby:
    Rugby
    Rugby
  • :monkey2:
    Monkey
    Monkey
  • :blue:
    Blue
    Blue
  • :dejection:
    Dejection
    Dejection
  • :hypnotysed:
    Hypnotysed
    Hypnotysed
  • :tennis:
    Tennis
    Tennis
  • :disturbed:
    Disturbed
    Disturbed
  • :apple:
    Apple
    Apple
  • :panda:
    Panda
    Panda
  • :mad-new:
    Mad New
    Mad New
  • :mushroom:
    Mushroom
    Mushroom
  • :05.18-flustered:
    05.18 Flustered
    05.18 Flustered
  • :snowman2:
    Snowman
    Snowman
  • :concern:
    Concern
    Concern
  • :soap:
    Soap
    Soap
  • :wink-new:
    Wink New
    Wink New
  • :fatigue:
    Fatigue
    Fatigue
  • :rolleyes-new:
    Rolleyes New
    Rolleyes New
  • :ghost2:
    Ghost
    Ghost
  • :black_eyed:
    Black Eyed
    Black Eyed
  • :cupcake:
    Cupcake
    Cupcake
  • :hurt:
    Hurt
    Hurt
  • :tears_of_joy:
    Tears Of Joy
    Tears Of Joy
  • :teapot:
    Teapot
    Teapot
  • :applause:
    Applause
    Applause
  • :orange:
    Orange
    Orange
  • :loyal:
    Loyal
    Loyal
  • :moody:
    Moody
    Moody
  • :02.47-tranquillity:
    02.47 Tranquillity
    02.47 Tranquillity
  • :smile2:
    Smile
    Smile
  • :cold:
    Cold
    Cold
  • :victorious:
    Victorious
    Victorious
  • :welcoming:
    Welcoming
    Welcoming
  • :fat:
    Fat
    Fat
  • :redface:
    Redface
    Redface
  • :frown2:
    Frown
    Frown
  • :bi_polo:
    Bi Polo
    Bi Polo
  • :culpability:
    Culpability
    Culpability
  • :hororr:
    Hororr
    Hororr
  • :smilet-digitalpoint
    Smilet Digitalpoint
    Smilet Digitalpoint
  • :tan:
    Tan
    Tan
  • :apologetic:
    Apologetic
    Apologetic
  • :onthego:
    Onthego
    Onthego
  • :love_heart:
    Love Heart
    Love Heart
  • :miserable:
    Miserable
    Miserable
  • :shame2:
    Shame
    Shame
  • :cocksure:
    Cocksure
    Cocksure
  • :very_drunk:
    Very Drunk
    Very Drunk
  • :distrust:
    Distrust
    Distrust
  • :excitement:
    Excitement
    Excitement
  • :redface-new:
    Redface New
    Redface New
  • :eek2:
    Eek
    Eek
  • :biggrin:
    Biggrin
    Biggrin
  • :crushed:
    Crushed
    Crushed
  • :hopelessness:
    Hopelessness
    Hopelessness
  • :smile-new:
    Smile New
    Smile New
  • :suspicion:
    Suspicion
    Suspicion
  • :apathy:
    Apathy
    Apathy
  • :surprise:
    Surprise
    Surprise
  • :love-struck:
    Love Struck
    Love Struck
  • :grief:
    Grief
    Grief
  • :rolleyes2:
    Rolleyes
    Rolleyes
  • :chuncky:
    Chuncky
    Chuncky
  • :upset:
    Upset
    Upset
  • :distress:
    Distress
    Distress
  • :encouragement:
    Encouragement
    Encouragement
  • :rapture:
    Rapture
    Rapture
  • :dog2:
    Dog
    Dog
  • :biggrin-new:
    Biggrin New
    Biggrin New
  • :highly_amused:
    Highly Amused
    Highly Amused
  • :sleeping:
    Sleeping
    Sleeping
  • :sneakiness:
    Sneakiness
    Sneakiness
  • :anonymous:
    Anonymous
    Anonymous
  • :cower:
    Cower
    Cower
  • :sulkiness:
    Sulkiness
    Sulkiness
  • :livid:
    Livid
    Livid
  • :grey:
    Grey
    Grey
  • :pirate2:
    Pirate
    Pirate
  • :cheerful:
    Cheerful
    Cheerful