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
  • :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
  • :roll:
    Roll
    Roll
  • :bad:
    Bad
    Bad
  • :think:
    Think
    Think
  • :computer:
    Computer
    Computer
  • :frown:
    Frown
    Frown
  • :money:
    Money
    Money
  • :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
  • :rofl:
    ROFL
    ROFL
  • :away:
    Away
    Away
  • :terror:
    Terror
    Terror
  • :coins:
    Coins
    Coins
  • :freaked:
    Freaked
    Freaked
  • :mohawk:
    Mohawk
    Mohawk
  • :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
  • :rainbow:
    Rainbow
    Rainbow
  • :arrogant:
    Arrogant
    Arrogant
  • :teeth:
    Teeth
    Teeth
  • :coffee:
    Coffee
    Coffee
  • :flower:
    Flower
    Flower
  • :mobile:
    Mobile
    Mobile
  • :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
  • :rain:
    Rain
    Rain
  • :angry3:
    Angry3
    Angry3
  • :mad2:
    Mad 2
    Mad 2
  • :clown:
    Clown
    Clown
  • :fim:
    Foot In Mouth
    Foot In Mouth
  • :messed:
    Messed
    Messed
  • :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
  • :quiet:
    Quiet
    Quiet
  • :angry2:
    Angry2
    Angry2
  • :sweat:
    Sweat
    Sweat
  • :clover:
    Clover
    Clover
  • :film:
    Film
    Film
  • :meeting:
    Meeting
    Meeting
  • :smile:
    Smile
    Smile
  • :cake:
    Cake
    Cake
  • :wink:
    Wink
    Wink
  • :dog:
    Dog
    Dog
  • :kissing:
    Kissing
    Kissing
  • :pig:
    Pig
    Pig
  • :shame:
    Shame
    Shame
  • :bigsmile:
    Big Smile
    Big Smile
  • :turtle:
    Turtle
    Turtle
  • :curse:
    Curse
    Curse
  • :hammer:
    Hammer
    Hammer
  • :msn_online:
    MSN Online
    MSN Online
  • :question:
    Question
    Question
  • :angry:
    Angry
    Angry
  • :sun:
    Sun
    Sun
  • :cloudy:
    Cloudy
    Cloudy
  • :fighter3:
    Fighter3
    Fighter3
  • :mean:
    Mean
    Mean
  • :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
  • :pumpkin:
    Pumpkin
    Pumpkin
  • :angel:
    Angel
    Angel
  • :struggle:
    Struggle
    Struggle
  • :clock:
    Clock
    Clock
  • :fighter2:
    Fighter2
    Fighter2
  • :mail:
    Mail
    Mail
  • :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
  • :present:
    Present
    Present
  • :alien:
    Alien
    Alien
  • :stop:
    Stop
    Stop
  • :clap:
    Clap
    Clap
  • :fighter:
    Fighter
    Fighter
  • :lying:
    Lying
    Lying
  • :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
  • :act-up:
    Act Up
    Act Up
  • :starved:
    Starved
    Starved
  • :cig:
    Cig
    Cig
  • :excruciating:
    Excruciating
    Excruciating
  • :love2:
    Love2
    Love2
  • :pray:
    Pray
    Pray
  • :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
  • SmileyCompany
  • :friendly_wink:
    Friendly Wink
    Friendly Wink
  • :frown-new:
    Frown New
    Frown New
  • :confused3:
    Confused
    Confused
  • :black_eyed:
    Black Eyed
    Black Eyed
  • :wink-new:
    Wink New
    Wink New
  • :sour:
    Sour
    Sour
  • :indecisiveness:
    Indecisiveness
    Indecisiveness
  • :tickled_pink:
    Tickled Pink
    Tickled Pink
  • :dread:
    Dread
    Dread
  • :applause:
    Applause
    Applause
  • :cupcake:
    Cupcake
    Cupcake
  • :mask:
    Mask
    Mask
  • :neglected:
    Neglected
    Neglected
  • :02.47-tranquillity:
    02.47 Tranquillity
    02.47 Tranquillity
  • :star2:
    Star
    Star
  • :cold:
    Cold
    Cold
  • :peaceful:
    Peaceful
    Peaceful
  • :fox:
    Fox
    Fox
  • :rugby:
    Rugby
    Rugby
  • :monkey2:
    Monkey
    Monkey
  • :bi_polo:
    Bi Polo
    Bi Polo
  • :welcoming:
    Welcoming
    Welcoming
  • :sorrow:
    Sorrow
    Sorrow
  • :hypnotysed:
    Hypnotysed
    Hypnotysed
  • :tennis:
    Tennis
    Tennis
  • :disturbed:
    Disturbed
    Disturbed
  • :apologetic:
    Apologetic
    Apologetic
  • :culpability:
    Culpability
    Culpability
  • :mad-new:
    Mad New
    Mad New
  • :mushroom:
    Mushroom
    Mushroom
  • :snowman2:
    Snowman
    Snowman
  • :cocksure:
    Cocksure
    Cocksure
  • :panda:
    Panda
    Panda
  • :fatigue:
    Fatigue
    Fatigue
  • :rolleyes-new:
    Rolleyes New
    Rolleyes New
  • :ghost2:
    Ghost
    Ghost
  • :biggrin:
    Biggrin
    Biggrin
  • :distrust:
    Distrust
    Distrust
  • :soap:
    Soap
    Soap
  • :hurt:
    Hurt
    Hurt
  • :tears_of_joy:
    Tears Of Joy
    Tears Of Joy
  • :teapot:
    Teapot
    Teapot
  • :apathy:
    Apathy
    Apathy
  • :crushed:
    Crushed
    Crushed
  • :loyal:
    Loyal
    Loyal
  • :moody:
    Moody
    Moody
  • :smile2:
    Smile
    Smile
  • :chuncky:
    Chuncky
    Chuncky
  • :orange:
    Orange
    Orange
  • :fat:
    Fat
    Fat
  • :redface:
    Redface
    Redface
  • :frown2:
    Frown
    Frown
  • :biggrin-new:
    Biggrin New
    Biggrin New
  • :distress:
    Distress
    Distress
  • :victorious:
    Victorious
    Victorious
  • :smilet-digitalpoint
    Smilet Digitalpoint
    Smilet Digitalpoint
  • :tan:
    Tan
    Tan
  • :anonymous:
    Anonymous
    Anonymous
  • :cower:
    Cower
    Cower
  • :hororr:
    Hororr
    Hororr
  • :love_heart:
    Love Heart
    Love Heart
  • :miserable:
    Miserable
    Miserable
  • :shame2:
    Shame
    Shame
  • :cheerful:
    Cheerful
    Cheerful
  • :onthego:
    Onthego
    Onthego
  • :excitement:
    Excitement
    Excitement
  • :redface-new:
    Redface New
    Redface New
  • :eek2:
    Eek
    Eek
  • :beguiled:
    Beguiled
    Beguiled
  • :distracted:
    Distracted
    Distracted
  • :very_drunk:
    Very Drunk
    Very Drunk
  • :smile-new:
    Smile New
    Smile New
  • :suspicion:
    Suspicion
    Suspicion
  • :ambivalence:
    Ambivalence
    Ambivalence
  • :courage:
    Courage
    Courage
  • :hopelessness:
    Hopelessness
    Hopelessness
  • :love-struck:
    Love Struck
    Love Struck
  • :grief:
    Grief
    Grief
  • :rolleyes2:
    Rolleyes
    Rolleyes
  • :chargrined:
    Chargrined
    Chargrined
  • :surprise:
    Surprise
    Surprise
  • :encouragement:
    Encouragement
    Encouragement
  • :rapture:
    Rapture
    Rapture
  • :dog2:
    Dog
    Dog
  • :bee:
    Bee
    Bee
  • :distant:
    Distant
    Distant
  • :upset:
    Upset
    Upset
  • :sleeping:
    Sleeping
    Sleeping
  • :sneakiness:
    Sneakiness
    Sneakiness
  • :afro:
    Afro
    Afro
  • :couple_inlove:
    Couple Inlove
    Couple Inlove
  • :highly_amused:
    Highly Amused
    Highly Amused
  • :livid:
    Livid
    Livid
  • :grey:
    Grey
    Grey
  • :pirate2:
    Pirate
    Pirate
  • :calm:
    Calm
    Calm
  • :sulkiness:
    Sulkiness
    Sulkiness
  • :emptiness:
    Emptiness
    Emptiness
  • :offended:
    Offended
    Offended
  • :cat2:
    Cat
    Cat
  • :beaten:
    Beaten
    Beaten
  • :dispirited:
    Dispirited
    Dispirited
  • :untroubled:
    Untroubled
    Untroubled
  • :single_eye:
    Single Eye
    Single Eye
  • :smug:
    Smug
    Smug
  • :adoration:
    Adoration
    Adoration
  • :cool-new:
    Cool New
    Cool New
  • :heart-borken:
    Heart Borken
    Heart Borken
  • :listening_headphone
    Listening Headphones
    Listening Headphones
  • :greedy_dollars:
    Greedy Dollars
    Greedy Dollars
  • :pig2:
    Pig
    Pig
  • :butterfly:
    Butterfly
    Butterfly
  • :tranquillity:
    Tranquillity
    Tranquillity
  • :subdued:
    Subdued
    Subdued
  • :emmersed:
    Emmersed
    Emmersed
  • :numbness:
    Numbness
    Numbness
  • :angel2:
    Angel
    Angel
  • :barbershop_quartet_
    Barbershop Quartet Member
    Barbershop Quartet Member
  • :disillusionment:
    Disillusionment
    Disillusionment
  • :unconscious:
    Unconscious
    Unconscious
  • :sentimental:
    Sentimental
    Sentimental
  • :smiley_simmons:
    Smiley Simmons
    Smiley Simmons
  • :adjoint:
    Adjoint
    Adjoint
  • :congratulatory:
    Congratulatory
    Congratulatory
  • :pride:
    Pride
    Pride
  • :lemo:
    Lemo
    Lemo
  • :gorilla:
    Gorilla
    Gorilla
  • :moon2:
    Moon
    Moon
  • :bull_head:
    Bull Head
    Bull Head
  • :torn:
    Torn
    Torn
  • :stupid:
    Stupid
    Stupid
  • :kiwi-fruit:
    Kiwi Fruit
    Kiwi Fruit
  • :topsy_turvy:
    Topsy Turvy
    Topsy Turvy
  • :eek-new:
    Eek New
    Eek New
  • :apthy:
    Apthy
    Apthy
  • :disgust:
    Disgust
    Disgust
  • :uncomfortableness:
    Uncomfortableness
    Uncomfortableness
  • :semi-twins:
    Semi Twins
    Semi Twins
  • :nonchalance:
    Nonchalance
    Nonchalance
  • :acne:
    Acne
    Acne
  • :wink2:
    Wink
    Wink
  • :confusion:
    Confusion
    Confusion
  • :positive:
    Positive
    Positive
  • :grumpy:
    Grumpy
    Grumpy
  • :glee:
    Glee
    Glee
  • :mad3:
    Mad
    Mad
  • :boxing:
    Boxing
    Boxing
  • :worked_till_5am:
    Worked Till 5am
    Worked Till 5am
  • :stung:
    Stung
    Stung
  • :joyous:
    Joyous
    Joyous
  • :tongue-new:
    Tongue New
    Tongue New
  • :eagerness:
    Eagerness
    Eagerness
  • :applouse:
    Applouse
    Applouse
  • :devilish:
    Devilish
    Devilish
  • :tyrannosaurus:
    Tyrannosaurus
    Tyrannosaurus
  • :saturn:
    Saturn
    Saturn
  • :nightmare:
    Nightmare
    Nightmare
  • :abnormal:
    Abnormal
    Abnormal
  • :watermelon2:
    Watermelon
    Watermelon
  • :confused-new:
    Confused New
    Confused New
  • :playful:
    Playful
    Playful
  • :frog:
    Frog
    Frog
  • :GB_bonesrock:
    GB Bonesrock
    GB Bonesrock
  • :cool3:
    Cool
    Cool
  • :blue:
    Blue
    Blue
  • :witless:
    Witless
    Witless
  • :strawberry:
    Strawberry
    Strawberry
  • :jaded:
    Jaded
    Jaded
  • :tiger:
    Tiger
    Tiger
  • :drunk:
    Drunk
    Drunk
  • :apple:
    Apple
    Apple
  • :dejection:
    Dejection
    Dejection
  • :triumphant:
    Triumphant
    Triumphant
  • :satellite:
    Satellite
    Satellite
  • :nevreness:
    Nevreness
    Nevreness
  • :05.18-flustered:
    05.18 Flustered
    05.18 Flustered
  • :tongue2:
    Tongue
    Tongue
  • :concern:
    Concern
    Concern
  • :peach:
    Peach
    Peach