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