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
  • :want:
    Want
    Want
  • :dazed:
    Dazed
    Dazed
  • :hypnotized:
    Hypnotized
    Hypnotized
  • :party:
    Party
    Party
  • :silly:
    Silly
    Silly
  • :brb:
    BRB
    BRB
  • :thunder:
    Thunder
    Thunder
  • :console:
    Console
    Console
  • :ghost:
    Ghost
    Ghost
  • :monkey:
    Monkey
    Monkey
  • :sad:
    Sad
    Sad
  • :ball2:
    Ball2
    Ball2
  • :eat:
    Eat
    Eat
  • :loser:
    Loser
    Loser
  • :plate:
    Plate
    Plate
  • :soldier:
    Soldier
    Soldier
  • :cat:
    Cat
    Cat
  • :waiting:
    Waiting
    Waiting
  • :dance:
    Dance
    Dance
  • :hug2:
    Hug2
    Hug2
  • :note:
    Note
    Note
  • :sick:
    Sick
    Sick
  • :boy:
    Boy
    Boy
  • :computer:
    Computer
    Computer
  • :frown:
    Frown
    Frown
  • :money:
    Money
    Money
  • :roll:
    Roll
    Roll
  • :bad:
    Bad
    Bad
  • :think:
    Think
    Think
  • :disappointed:
    Disappointed
    Disappointed
  • :dunno:
    Dunno
    Dunno
  • :laugh:
    Laugh
    Laugh
  • :plane:
    Plane
    Plane
  • :snowman:
    Snowman
    Snowman
  • :car:
    Car
    Car
  • :victory:
    Victory
    Victory
  • :cyclops:
    Cyclops
    Cyclops
  • :hug:
    Hug
    Hug
  • :neutral:
    Neutral
    Neutral
  • :shut:
    Shut
    Shut
  • :bowl:
    Bowl
    Bowl
  • :coins:
    Coins
    Coins
  • :freaked:
    Freaked
    Freaked
  • :mohawk:
    Mohawk
    Mohawk
  • :rofl:
    ROFL
    ROFL
  • :away:
    Away
    Away
  • :terror:
    Terror
    Terror
  • :yin-yang:
    Yin Yang
    Yin Yang
  • :drool:
    Drool
    Drool
  • :lashes:
    Lashes
    Lashes
  • :pizza:
    Pizza
    Pizza
  • :snicker:
    Snicker
    Snicker
  • :can:
    Can
    Can
  • :vampire:
    Vampire
    Vampire
  • :cool2:
    Cool
    Cool
  • :highfive:
    High Five
    High Five
  • :nerd:
    Nerd
    Nerd
  • :shout:
    Shout
    Shout
  • :bottle:
    Bottle
    Bottle
  • :coffee:
    Coffee
    Coffee
  • :flower:
    Flower
    Flower
  • :mobile:
    Mobile
    Mobile
  • :rainbow:
    Rainbow
    Rainbow
  • :arrogant:
    Arrogant
    Arrogant
  • :teeth:
    Teeth
    Teeth
  • :yawn:
    Yawn
    Yawn
  • :drink:
    Drink
    Drink
  • :lamp:
    Lamp
    Lamp
  • :pirate:
    Pirate
    Pirate
  • :snail:
    Snail
    Snail
  • :camera:
    Camera
    Camera
  • :usa:
    USA
    USA
  • :confused2:
    Confused
    Confused
  • :hat:
    Hat
    Hat
  • :nails:
    Nails
    Nails
  • :shock:
    Shock
    Shock
  • :bomb:
    Bomb
    Bomb
  • :clown:
    Clown
    Clown
  • :fim:
    Foot In Mouth
    Foot In Mouth
  • :messed:
    Messed
    Messed
  • :rain:
    Rain
    Rain
  • :angry3:
    Angry3
    Angry3
  • :mad2:
    Mad 2
    Mad 2
  • :worship:
    Worship
    Worship
  • :doh:
    Doh
    Doh
  • :knife:
    Knife
    Knife
  • :pill:
    Pill
    Pill
  • :smirk:
    Smirk
    Smirk
  • :call:
    Call
    Call
  • :tv:
    TV
    TV
  • :cute:
    Cute
    Cute
  • :handcuffs:
    Handcuffs
    Handcuffs
  • :music:
    Music
    Music
  • :sheep:
    Sheep
    Sheep
  • :blowkiss:
    Blow Kiss
    Blow Kiss
  • :clover:
    Clover
    Clover
  • :film:
    Film
    Film
  • :meeting:
    Meeting
    Meeting
  • :quiet:
    Quiet
    Quiet
  • :angry2:
    Angry2
    Angry2
  • :sweat:
    Sweat
    Sweat
  • :wink:
    Wink
    Wink
  • :dog:
    Dog
    Dog
  • :kissing:
    Kissing
    Kissing
  • :pig:
    Pig
    Pig
  • :smile:
    Smile
    Smile
  • :cake:
    Cake
    Cake
  • :turtle:
    Turtle
    Turtle
  • :curse:
    Curse
    Curse
  • :hammer:
    Hammer
    Hammer
  • :msn_online:
    MSN Online
    MSN Online
  • :shame:
    Shame
    Shame
  • :bigsmile:
    Big Smile
    Big Smile
  • :cloudy:
    Cloudy
    Cloudy
  • :fighter3:
    Fighter3
    Fighter3
  • :mean:
    Mean
    Mean
  • :question:
    Question
    Question
  • :angry:
    Angry
    Angry
  • :sun:
    Sun
    Sun
  • :wilt:
    Wilt
    Wilt
  • :doctor:
    Doctor
    Doctor
  • :kissed:
    Kissed
    Kissed
  • :phone2:
    Phone 2
    Phone 2
  • :sleepy:
    Sleepy
    Sleepy
  • :bye:
    Bye
    Bye
  • :ttth:
    Talk To The Hand
    Talk To The Hand
  • :curl:
    Curl
    Curl
  • :good:
    Good
    Good
  • :msn:
    MSN
    MSN
  • :shake:
    Shake
    Shake
  • :beer:
    Beer
    Beer
  • :fighter2:
    Fighter2
    Fighter2
  • :mail:
    Mail
    Mail
  • :pumpkin:
    Pumpkin
    Pumpkin
  • :angel:
    Angel
    Angel
  • :struggle:
    Struggle
    Struggle
  • :clock:
    Clock
    Clock
  • :weep:
    Weep
    Weep
  • :disdain:
    Disdain
    Disdain
  • :kiss:
    Kiss
    Kiss
  • :phone:
    Phone
    Phone
  • :skywalker:
    Skywalker
    Skywalker
  • :bulgy:
    Bulgy
    Bulgy
  • :tremble:
    Tremble
    Tremble
  • :cry:
    Cry
    Cry
  • :goat:
    Goat
    Goat
  • :msn-busy:
    MSN Busy
    MSN Busy
  • :secret:
    Secret
    Secret
  • :beauty:
    Beauty
    Beauty
  • :fighter:
    Fighter
    Fighter
  • :lying:
    Lying
    Lying
  • :present:
    Present
    Present
  • :alien:
    Alien
    Alien
  • :stop:
    Stop
    Stop
  • :clap:
    Clap
    Clap
  • :waving:
    Waving
    Waving
  • :devil:
    Devil
    Devil
  • :jump:
    Jump
    Jump
  • :penquin:
    Penquin
    Penquin
  • :skeleton:
    Skeleton
    Skeleton
  • :brolly:
    Brolly
    Brolly
  • :tongue:
    Tongue
    Tongue
  • :crossed:
    Crossed Fingers
    Crossed Fingers
  • :girl:
    Girl
    Girl
  • :msn-away:
    MSN Away
    MSN Away
  • :search:
    Search
    Search
  • :bashful:
    Bashful
    Bashful
  • :excruciating:
    Excruciating
    Excruciating
  • :love2:
    Love2
    Love2
  • :pray:
    Pray
    Pray
  • :act-up:
    Act Up
    Act Up
  • :starved:
    Starved
    Starved
  • :cig:
    Cig
    Cig
  • :watermelon:
    Watermelon
    Watermelon
  • :dead-flower:
    Dead Flower
    Dead Flower
  • :island:
    Island
    Island
  • :peace:
    Peace
    Peace
  • :sinister:
    Sinister
    Sinister
  • :broken-heart:
    Broken Heart
    Broken Heart
  • :timeout:
    Timeout
    Timeout
  • :cow:
    Cow
    Cow
  • :giggle:
    Giggle
    Giggle
  • :moon:
    Moon
    Moon
  • :sarcastic:
    Sarcastic
    Sarcastic
  • :bashed:
    Bashed
    Bashed
  • :embarrassed:
    Embarrassed
    Embarrassed
  • :love:
    Love
    Love
  • :poo:
    Poo
    Poo
  • :star:
    Star
    Star
  • :chicken:
    Chicken
    Chicken
  • SmileyCompany
  • :hororr:
    Hororr
    Hororr
  • :black_eyed:
    Black Eyed
    Black Eyed
  • :smilet-digitalpoint
    Smilet Digitalpoint
    Smilet Digitalpoint
  • :wink-new:
    Wink New
    Wink New
  • :tan:
    Tan
    Tan
  • :onthego:
    Onthego
    Onthego
  • :applause:
    Applause
    Applause
  • :love_heart:
    Love Heart
    Love Heart
  • :cupcake:
    Cupcake
    Cupcake
  • :miserable:
    Miserable
    Miserable
  • :shame2:
    Shame
    Shame
  • :very_drunk:
    Very Drunk
    Very Drunk
  • :02.47-tranquillity:
    02.47 Tranquillity
    02.47 Tranquillity
  • :excitement:
    Excitement
    Excitement
  • :cold:
    Cold
    Cold
  • :redface-new:
    Redface New
    Redface New
  • :eek2:
    Eek
    Eek
  • :hopelessness:
    Hopelessness
    Hopelessness
  • :bi_polo:
    Bi Polo
    Bi Polo
  • :smile-new:
    Smile New
    Smile New
  • :welcoming:
    Welcoming
    Welcoming
  • :suspicion:
    Suspicion
    Suspicion
  • :surprise:
    Surprise
    Surprise
  • :apologetic:
    Apologetic
    Apologetic
  • :love-struck:
    Love Struck
    Love Struck
  • :culpability:
    Culpability
    Culpability
  • :grief:
    Grief
    Grief
  • :rolleyes2:
    Rolleyes
    Rolleyes
  • :upset:
    Upset
    Upset
  • :encouragement:
    Encouragement
    Encouragement
  • :cocksure:
    Cocksure
    Cocksure
  • :rapture:
    Rapture
    Rapture
  • :dog2:
    Dog
    Dog
  • :highly_amused:
    Highly Amused
    Highly Amused
  • :biggrin:
    Biggrin
    Biggrin
  • :sleeping:
    Sleeping
    Sleeping
  • :distrust:
    Distrust
    Distrust
  • :sneakiness:
    Sneakiness
    Sneakiness
  • :sulkiness:
    Sulkiness
    Sulkiness
  • :apathy:
    Apathy
    Apathy
  • :livid:
    Livid
    Livid
  • :crushed:
    Crushed
    Crushed
  • :grey:
    Grey
    Grey
  • :pirate2:
    Pirate
    Pirate
  • :untroubled:
    Untroubled
    Untroubled
  • :emptiness:
    Emptiness
    Emptiness
  • :chuncky:
    Chuncky
    Chuncky
  • :offended:
    Offended
    Offended
  • :cat2:
    Cat
    Cat
  • :heart-borken:
    Heart Borken
    Heart Borken
  • :biggrin-new:
    Biggrin New
    Biggrin New
  • :single_eye:
    Single Eye
    Single Eye
  • :distress:
    Distress
    Distress
  • :smug:
    Smug
    Smug
  • :subdued:
    Subdued
    Subdued
  • :anonymous:
    Anonymous
    Anonymous
  • :listening_headphone
    Listening Headphones
    Listening Headphones
  • :cower:
    Cower
    Cower
  • :greedy_dollars:
    Greedy Dollars
    Greedy Dollars
  • :pig2:
    Pig
    Pig
  • :unconscious:
    Unconscious
    Unconscious
  • :emmersed:
    Emmersed
    Emmersed
  • :cheerful:
    Cheerful
    Cheerful
  • :numbness:
    Numbness
    Numbness
  • :angel2:
    Angel
    Angel
  • :pride:
    Pride
    Pride
  • :beguiled:
    Beguiled
    Beguiled
  • :sentimental:
    Sentimental
    Sentimental
  • :distracted:
    Distracted
    Distracted
  • :smiley_simmons:
    Smiley Simmons
    Smiley Simmons
  • :stupid:
    Stupid
    Stupid
  • :ambivalence:
    Ambivalence
    Ambivalence
  • :lemo:
    Lemo
    Lemo
  • :courage:
    Courage
    Courage
  • :gorilla:
    Gorilla
    Gorilla
  • :moon2:
    Moon
    Moon
  • :uncomfortableness:
    Uncomfortableness
    Uncomfortableness
  • :kiwi-fruit:
    Kiwi Fruit
    Kiwi Fruit
  • :chargrined:
    Chargrined
    Chargrined
  • :topsy_turvy:
    Topsy Turvy
    Topsy Turvy
  • :eek-new:
    Eek New
    Eek New
  • :positive:
    Positive
    Positive
  • :bee:
    Bee
    Bee
  • :semi-twins:
    Semi Twins
    Semi Twins
  • :distant:
    Distant
    Distant
  • :nonchalance:
    Nonchalance
    Nonchalance
  • :wink2:
    Wink
    Wink
  • :stung:
    Stung
    Stung
  • :afro:
    Afro
    Afro
  • :grumpy:
    Grumpy
    Grumpy
  • :couple_inlove:
    Couple Inlove
    Couple Inlove
  • :glee:
    Glee
    Glee
  • :mad3:
    Mad
    Mad
  • :tyrannosaurus:
    Tyrannosaurus
    Tyrannosaurus
  • :joyous:
    Joyous
    Joyous
  • :calm:
    Calm
    Calm
  • :tongue-new:
    Tongue New
    Tongue New
  • :eagerness:
    Eagerness
    Eagerness
  • :playful:
    Playful
    Playful
  • :beaten:
    Beaten
    Beaten
  • :saturn:
    Saturn
    Saturn
  • :dispirited:
    Dispirited
    Dispirited
  • :nightmare:
    Nightmare
    Nightmare
  • :watermelon2:
    Watermelon
    Watermelon
  • :strawberry:
    Strawberry
    Strawberry
  • :adoration:
    Adoration
    Adoration
  • :frog:
    Frog
    Frog
  • :cool-new:
    Cool New
    Cool New
  • :GB_bonesrock:
    GB Bonesrock
    GB Bonesrock
  • :cool3:
    Cool
    Cool
  • :triumphant:
    Triumphant
    Triumphant
  • :jaded:
    Jaded
    Jaded
  • :butterfly:
    Butterfly
    Butterfly
  • :tiger:
    Tiger
    Tiger
  • :tranquillity:
    Tranquillity
    Tranquillity
  • :drunk:
    Drunk
    Drunk
  • :peach:
    Peach
    Peach
  • :barbershop_quartet_
    Barbershop Quartet Member
    Barbershop Quartet Member
  • :satellite:
    Satellite
    Satellite
  • :disillusionment:
    Disillusionment
    Disillusionment
  • :nevreness:
    Nevreness
    Nevreness
  • :tongue2:
    Tongue
    Tongue
  • :sour:
    Sour
    Sour
  • :adjoint:
    Adjoint
    Adjoint
  • :friendly_wink:
    Friendly Wink
    Friendly Wink
  • :congratulatory:
    Congratulatory
    Congratulatory
  • :frown-new:
    Frown New
    Frown New
  • :confused3:
    Confused
    Confused
  • :indecisiveness:
    Indecisiveness
    Indecisiveness
  • :bull_head:
    Bull Head
    Bull Head
  • :tickled_pink:
    Tickled Pink
    Tickled Pink
  • :torn:
    Torn
    Torn
  • :dread:
    Dread
    Dread
  • :peaceful:
    Peaceful
    Peaceful
  • :apthy:
    Apthy
    Apthy
  • :mask:
    Mask
    Mask
  • :disgust:
    Disgust
    Disgust
  • :neglected:
    Neglected
    Neglected
  • :star2:
    Star
    Star
  • :sorrow:
    Sorrow
    Sorrow
  • :acne:
    Acne
    Acne
  • :fox:
    Fox
    Fox
  • :confusion:
    Confusion
    Confusion
  • :rugby:
    Rugby
    Rugby
  • :monkey2:
    Monkey
    Monkey
  • :hypnotysed:
    Hypnotysed
    Hypnotysed
  • :boxing:
    Boxing
    Boxing
  • :tennis:
    Tennis
    Tennis
  • :worked_till_5am:
    Worked Till 5am
    Worked Till 5am
  • :disturbed:
    Disturbed
    Disturbed
  • :panda:
    Panda
    Panda
  • :applouse:
    Applouse
    Applouse
  • :mad-new:
    Mad New
    Mad New
  • :devilish:
    Devilish
    Devilish
  • :mushroom:
    Mushroom
    Mushroom
  • :snowman2:
    Snowman
    Snowman
  • :soap:
    Soap
    Soap
  • :abnormal:
    Abnormal
    Abnormal
  • :fatigue:
    Fatigue
    Fatigue
  • :confused-new:
    Confused New
    Confused New
  • :rolleyes-new:
    Rolleyes New
    Rolleyes New
  • :ghost2:
    Ghost
    Ghost
  • :hurt:
    Hurt
    Hurt
  • :blue:
    Blue
    Blue
  • :tears_of_joy:
    Tears Of Joy
    Tears Of Joy
  • :witless:
    Witless
    Witless
  • :teapot:
    Teapot
    Teapot
  • :orange:
    Orange
    Orange
  • :apple:
    Apple
    Apple
  • :loyal:
    Loyal
    Loyal
  • :dejection:
    Dejection
    Dejection
  • :moody:
    Moody
    Moody
  • :smile2:
    Smile
    Smile
  • :victorious:
    Victorious
    Victorious
  • :05.18-flustered:
    05.18 Flustered
    05.18 Flustered
  • :fat:
    Fat
    Fat
  • :concern:
    Concern
    Concern
  • :redface:
    Redface
    Redface
  • :frown2:
    Frown
    Frown