What do emojis mean?​

Smileys and people​

These are the emojis depicting common day-to-day expressions and feelings, generally used in text messaging.

EmojiEmoji nameMeaningOther names
๐Ÿ˜€GrinningIt conveys cheerfulness and joy towards something positiveGrinning face
๐Ÿ˜ƒSmileySmiley emoji denotes happiness and positive feelingsGrinning face with big eyes
๐Ÿ˜„SmileThe smile emoji depicts a personโ€™s happiness when sending a greeting text or simply used to compliment something or the otherGrinning face with smiling eyes, happy face, smiley face
๐Ÿ˜GrinThe grin emoji represents mischievousness but can be used to give away excitement and enjoymentBeaming face with smiley eyes, cheesy face
๐Ÿ˜†LaughingThe emoji depicts laughter often used to react towards something hilariousGrinning squinting face emoji
๐Ÿ˜…Sweat smileUsed to depict a close call but is also often used in awkward situations during a chatPhew emoji, grinning face with sweat, relief emoji
๐ŸคฃRolling on the floor laughingUsed when someone cracks a hilarious jokeTitled laughter
๐Ÿ˜‚JoyShedding tears because of laughing so hardFace with tears of joy, haha emoji
๐Ÿ™‚Slightly smiling faceAn emoji which can have two or more meanings to it such as being positive, happy or patronizing and being ironicIronic smile, pain behind the smile
๐Ÿ™ƒUpside down faceThe emoji depicts being silly and sarcasticSarcasm, silly
๐Ÿ˜‰WinkThis emoji signals a joke or a hidden meaning which when used wonโ€™t be understood by manyWinky face
๐Ÿ˜ŠBlushThis emoji expresses extreme happiness and positive feelingsHappy, blush face
๐Ÿ˜‡InnocentThis emoji means being as innocent and pure as an angelAngel
๐Ÿ˜Heart eyesTaken straight from cartoons, the hearted eyes emoji is used to convey feeling of love and attractionHeart face
๐Ÿ˜˜Kissing heartThe emoji is used to convey a goodbye to
eyesThe pink cheeks and puckered lips on this emoji convey sentiments of love and affectionKissy, kiss
๐Ÿ˜™Kissing smiling eyesThis emoji is also used to convey sentiments of love and affection but in a lighter wayKissy
๐Ÿ˜‹YumUsed when one is about to have a delicious meal, or already had oneTasty, deliciuos
๐Ÿ˜›Stuck out tongueThis conveys a sense of excitement, fun and cutenessTounge out
๐Ÿ˜œStuck out tongue winking eyeUsed when just casually kidding around with jokes and funny conversationsCrazy
๐Ÿ˜๏ธNeutral faceWhen the other person doesnโ€™t get the joke but can also be used in context to concern for someoneStraight face emoji
๐Ÿ˜‘ExpressionlessThe flat eyes and mouth convey a sense of frustration or disappointmentStraight mouth
๐Ÿค”Thinking faceDepicts going into a deep state of thinkingThinker
๐ŸคซShushing faceWhen the chat has gone with loads of messages and you want to make everyone quietShh, quiet emoji, hush
๐Ÿค—Hugging faceThis emoji depicts a sense of affection for someoneHugging, Aww come here!
๐ŸคZipper mouth faceUsed when secrets and promises are to be kept among only certain number of peopleLips sealed, zit it
๐Ÿค‘Money mouth faceThis emoji conveys the feeling of getting a good sum of moneyDollar sign eyes, money face
๐Ÿ˜ถNo mouthThis conveys the situations when one has no words to speak due to being disappointment in a positive or negative wayBlank face, mouthless, silence
๐Ÿ˜SmirkThe emoji to use when youโ€™ve achieved something great and canโ€™t wait to boast around itFlirting face, smug face, suggestive face
๐Ÿ˜’Unamused faceGenerally related to negative emotions. This emoji conveys grumpiness or irritation towards someone or somethingDissatisfied, Meh, Unimpressed
๐Ÿ™„Face with rolling eyesUsed when the other person says something obvious or too dumbEye roll
๐Ÿ˜ฌGrimacing faceThe wide-open mouth and clenched teeth depict awkwardness or nervousnessAwkward, eek, nervous
๐ŸคฅLying facetaken straight from the fictional character Pinocchio, this emoji depicts lyingLiar, long nose, Pinocchio
๐Ÿ˜ŒRelieved faceThis emoji depicts a sense of calmness, peace or satisfactionContent, pleased
๐Ÿ˜”Pensive faceAn emoji used to describe a state of pain and sorrowSad, sad face, sorrowful
๐Ÿ˜ดSleeping faceOne can use this emoji to convey โ€œgood nightโ€ to a chatSleepy, Zzz face
๐Ÿ˜ชSleepy faceThe emoji depicts the feeling of exhaustion after a long tiring daySide-tear, snot bubble
๐ŸคคDrooling faceThis emoji denotes the irresistibility over a yummy foodDrool, water-dropping
๐Ÿ˜ทFace with medical maskThis describes the wearing of a mask to protect from viruses and airborne diseasesCoronavirus, COVID-19, face mask
๐Ÿค’Face with thermometerThis emoji depicts a sick personSick, ill
๐Ÿค•Face with head bandageThe emoji denotes a bad head injuryClumsy, bandaged head, injured
๐ŸคขNauseated FaceThe face depicting โ€˜about to throw upโ€™Disgusting, vomit face, yuck!
๐ŸคฎFace vomitingThis represents disgust or an actual food illnessSpew, throwing up, vomit
๐ŸคงSneezing faceThe emoji to use when someone has fallen sick and caught coldGesundheit, sneeze
๐ŸฅตHot faceWhen the temperature is risingOverheated face, so damn hot!
๐ŸฅถCold faceWhen temperature touches rock bottom. Extremely coldFreezing face, Coldness, do damn cold!
๐ŸฅดWoozy faceWhen you had too much boozeDrunk face
๐Ÿ˜ตFace with crossed-out eyesThis emoji denotes disbelief or in some cases even deathDizzy face
๐ŸคฏExploding headRead, heard or saw something extremely shocking and amusingMind blow, what theโ€ฆ
๐Ÿค Cowboy hat faceA simple smiley emoji with a cowboy hatCowboy, brown hat face
๐ŸฅณPartying faceParty time!Letโ€™s party!
๐ŸฅธDisguised faceSneaking into solving a particular case or matterDetective
๐Ÿ˜ŽSmiling face with sunglassesFeeling overachieved and coolSunglasses, cool, Oh yeah!
๐Ÿค“Nerd faceDepicting a mind loaded with theoretical knowledgeClass topper, Nerdy
๐ŸงFace with MonocleThis emoji depicts taking a closer into somethingDetective mode ON, something fishy
๐Ÿ˜•Confused faceAn emoji giving a look of uncertaintyPuzzled, nonplussed
โ˜น๏ธFrowning faceThis emoji denotes a deeply saddened stateMegafrown, disappointment
๐Ÿ˜ฎFace with Open mouthA round mouth emoji describing a shock which makes one go โ€˜wow!โ€™Open mouth, surprised
๐Ÿ˜ฏHushed faceThe emoji depicts mild amusement or surpriseSurprised face, surprise
๐Ÿ˜ฒAstonished faceUsed when one comes across something amusing or shocking in both positive or negative wayDrunk face, gasping face
๐Ÿ˜ณFlushed faceA surprised emoji with eyes wide openedEmbarrassed, blushing face, shame
๐ŸฅบPleading faceDepicts wanting of something so bad that eyes become full of tearsBegging, glossy eyes, simp
๐Ÿ˜งAnguished faceDepicting sadness and disappointment at the same timePained face
๐Ÿ˜จFearful faceThis emoji intends to depict fear from someone or somethingScared, surprised
๐Ÿ˜ฅSad but relieved faceSad and relieved at the same time as things couldโ€™ve gone much worstEyebrow sweat
๐Ÿ˜ญLoudly crying faceThis emoji conveys inconsolable grief but is also used in fun ways such as laughter or over the top joySobbing, sad tears, crying out loud
๐Ÿ˜ฑFace screaming in fearThis emoji depicts a high degree of shock which can be both positive and negativeHome alone, scream, shocked
๐Ÿ˜–Confounded faceThe zig-zag mouth with crossed eyes on this emoji convey irritation, sadness and rather all kinds of negative feelingsQuivering face, scrunched face
๐Ÿ˜žDisappointed faceThis emoji conveys an unhappy and sad face due to some recent eventsSad, sad face
๐Ÿ˜“Downcast face with sweatThis emoji conveys a certain degree of sadness, pain or disappointmentHard work, dejected
๐Ÿ˜ซTired faceWhen youโ€™ve had a rough and tiring day at workExhausted, fed up
๐ŸฅฑYawning faceUsed when someoneโ€™s feeling sleepyFeeling sleepy
๐Ÿ˜คFace with steam from noseTaken inspiration from manga or anime, this emoji depicts angriness and frustrationTriumph, steaming, frustrated
๐ŸคฌFace with symbols on the mouthThis emoji depicts vulgar behaviour due to being too much furious at someone or somethingCursing, swearing
๐Ÿ‘ฟAngry face with hornsWhen the sender of this emoji becomes so angry that they turn into devils with hornsDevil, devil horns, ultra angry
๐Ÿ˜ˆSmiling face with hornsWhen the sender of this emoji is onto something mischievous or wickedHappy devil
๐Ÿ’€SkullThis emoji represents death from extreme laughter or frustrationDeath, death skull
๐Ÿ’ฉPile of pooOne of the most popular emojis. a poo emoji can be used to describe something as silly or funny but in a disgusting waySmiling poop, dog dirt
๐ŸคกClown faceA circus clown can be used to describe something as creepy or hauntedJoker, what a joke!
๐Ÿ‘นJapanese ogreA kind of hideous ogre in Japanese folkloreMask face, Oni, red monster
๐Ÿ‘บGoblinThe goblin emoji denotes evil, anger, cruel behaviourLong face mask, red mask, grumpy monster
๐Ÿ‘ปGhostThe ghost emoji can be used to convey someone or something as goofy and strangeHalloween, disappear, Snapchat
๐Ÿ‘ฝAlienA spooky face of an alien from outer spaceOuter space creature
๐Ÿ‘พAlien monsterAn alien monster from a video game of some sortSpace invader, video game monster
๐Ÿค–Robot faceThe head of a classic vintage robotDroid, robot
๐ŸฑCat faceA yellow cat face emojiSmiley cat, kitty, smiling cat
๐Ÿ™ˆSee no evil monkeyA monkey covering its eyesMonkey covering eyes
๐Ÿ™‰Hear no evil monkeyA monkey covering its earsMonkey covering eyes
๐Ÿ™ŠSpeak no evil monkeyA monkey covering its mouthMonkey covering mouth
๐Ÿ‘ฆBoy faceA simple emoji portraying a boyโ€™s faceBoy, child boy
๐Ÿ‘งGirl faceA simple emoji portraying a girlโ€™s faceGirl, child girl
๐Ÿ‘€EyesHuge eyes emoji with the pupil pointing to the leftEyeballs, wide-open eyes, what happened!?
โœ๏ธWriting handsAn emoji depicting the action of writing with a pen or pencilWriting, write
๐Ÿ‘‹Waving handUsed either at the start or at the end of the conversationGoodbye, hello, hand wave
๐ŸฆพMechanical armA robotic artificial armRobotic arm, metal arm, artificial arm
๐ŸคณSelfieA human arm depicting the action of taking a selfie from a mobile phoneSelfie hand, hand cam

Animal and nature-related emojis.

๐ŸตMonkeyfaceA monkeyface emoji with wide-open eyesMonkey head
๐Ÿ’MonkeyA small primate with long limbsCheeky monkey
๐ŸฆGorillaAn emoji of a grey haired gorillaโ€“
๐ŸฆงOrangutanThe orange-haired ape emoji with long armsโ€“
๐ŸถDogfaceAn emoji portraying the face of a dogPuppy, doggy
๐Ÿ•DogA dog emoji generally known as โ€˜humanโ€™s best friendโ€™Doggo
๐ŸบWolfAn emoji portraying the face of a wolfWolf face
๐ŸฆŠFoxAn emoji portraying the face of a foxFox face
๐ŸฆRaccoonA gray raccoon emojiโ€“
๐ŸˆCatA cat emoji which is generally kept as a petFeline, house cat
๐ŸฆLion faceA simple emoji with a face of a lionLion
๐Ÿ…TigerA large orange cat with black stripes across its bodyBengal tiger
๐Ÿ†LeopardA large yellow cat with black yellow spotsJaguar
๐ŸŽHorseA horse emoji depicted as galloping towards the leftRacehorse, galloping horse
๐Ÿฆ„UnicornA mythical and fantasy animalโ€“
๐Ÿฆ“ZebraAn emoji of the popular black striped animal called zebraโ€“
๐ŸฆฌBisonA brown bison shown in full profile with horns, a beard, and woolly maneBuffalo
๐Ÿ„CowA dairy cow emoji with black spots on its bodyDairy cow
๐Ÿ‚OxAn emoji depicting a brown oxOxen, bull
๐ŸชCamelAn emoji portrayal of a desert animalDesert camel, Arabian camel
๐Ÿฆ™LlamaA rare camel like animal found in South AmericaAlpaca
๐Ÿฆ’GiraffeA face emoji of the tallest animals around called giraffeโ€“
๐Ÿ˜ElephantAn emoji of the largest animal on the planet known as elephantโ€“
๐ŸฆRhinoA large mammal with massive hornsRhinoceros
๐ŸฆฃMammothA wooly extinct creature with long curvy tasksโ€“
๐Ÿฆ›HippoAn emoji of a huge water mammal with big jawsHippopotamus
๐ŸMouseA bright mouse emoji with a long pink tailRodent, mice
๐Ÿ€RatA rat emoji with a long pink tailRodent
๐ŸนHamsterA small cute rodent often kept as a petHamster face
๐Ÿ‡RabbitA mammal that loves to eat and has long eatsBunny
๐Ÿฟ๏ธSquirrelA rodent with big and puffy cheeks Chipmunk
๐Ÿฆ”HedgehogAn emoji of a small spiny mammal called hedgehogSpike
๐Ÿฆ‡BatA bat emoji that can also be used to describe the superhero BatmanBatman
๐ŸปBearAn emoji portrayal of a pandaTeddy bear
๐Ÿปโ€โ„๏ธPolar bearAn emoji of an animal found in arctic placesBear face
๐ŸผPandaAn emoji depicting a pandaPanda face
๐Ÿฆ˜KangarooAn emoji of a kangarooRoo
๐Ÿ•Š๏ธDoveA bird associated with the symbol of peaceDove of peace
๐Ÿฆ…EagleAn emoji portrayal of the majestic bird eagleBald eagle
๐Ÿฆ‰OwlAn emoji of a large-eyed bird owlโ€“
๐ŸŒฒEvergreen treeAn evergreen tree is the one that keeps its leaves all year longFir tree, Pine tree
๐ŸŒตCactusA cactus plant emojiDesert
๐ŸŒดPalm treeA tree on which coconuts growCoconut tree
๐ŸŒฟHerbA green herb emojiCrop
๐ŸMaple leafAn orange maple leaf also associated with the country CanadaCanada
๐ŸŒนRoseA vibrant red rose emoji with stem. Often used as a symbol of loveRed rose, red flower
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