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