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