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
  • Video Game Smilies
  • :SAM:
    Samus
    Samus
  • :GMB
    Goomba
    Goomba
  • :RY
    Riding Yoshi
    Riding Yoshi
  • :SMURF:
    Smurf
    Smurf
  • :SC
    Sonic
    Sonic
  • :DKC
    DKC
    DKC
  • :CB
    Crash
    Crash
  • :AST:
    Astroboy
    Astroboy
  • :E:
    edance
    edance
  • :SONRUN:
    Sonic Running
    Sonic Running
  • :STM
    Starman
    Starman
  • :PAC
    Pac
    Pac
  • :PH
    Harry Jump
    Harry Jump
  • :PP
    PrincessPeach
    PrincessPeach
  • :PS2:
    PS2
    PS2
  • :DKB
    Donkey Kong Beating Chest
    Donkey Kong Beating Chest
  • :ZOM:
    Zombie
    Zombie
  • :BOO
    Boo
    Boo
  • :AT
    Atari2600
    Atari2600
  • :Z
    Zelda
    Zelda
  • :HO
    Masterchief
    Masterchief
  • :DC:
    Dreamcast
    Dreamcast
  • :DIX
    Dixie Kong
    Dixie Kong
  • :Wii:
    Wii
    Wii
  • :DK
    DK
    DK
  • :SM
    Super Mario
    Super Mario
  • :JS
    Joystick
    Joystick
  • :GEN:
    Genesis
    Genesis
  • :T:
    Tdance
    Tdance
  • :SNES:
    SNES
    SNES
  • :MM
    MegaMan
    MegaMan
  • :CHOC
    Chocobo
    Chocobo
  • :LD
    Laughing Dog
    Laughing Dog
  • :YI
    Yoshi
    Yoshi
  • :SFK
    Surfing Funky
    Surfing Funky
  • :N64:
    N64
    N64
  • :XBOX:
    Xbox
    Xbox
  • :FX
    Fox
    Fox
  • :LK
    Link
    Link
  • :WA
    Wario
    Wario
  • :mspac:
    MsPac
    MsPac
  • :MMS:
    Mega Man Shot
    Mega Man Shot
  • :VBA:
    Virtual Boy
    Virtual Boy
  • :KK
    KK Slider
    KK Slider
  • :ROB
    ROB
    ROB
  • :POKE:
    Pokeball
    Pokeball
  • :GB
    Gameboy
    Gameboy
  • :TF
    Triforce
    Triforce
  • :PSX:
    PSX
    PSX
  • :OLI
    Olimar
    Olimar
  • :X:
    X-Wing
    X-Wing
  • :DRM:
    Dr. Mario
    Dr. Mario
  • :NES
    NES
    NES
  • :MO
    Mario
    Mario
  • Animated Smilies
  • :SURF:
    Surf
    Surf
  • :THEWAVE:
    The Wave
    The Wave
  • :BOREDOM:
    Boredom
    Boredom
  • :DNC:
    Dance
    Dance
  • :SEESTARS:
    See Stars
    See Stars
  • :NC:
    Numchucks
    Numchucks
  • :POP:
    Deflate
    Deflate
  • :MD
    Mad
    Mad
  • :TZ
    TAZ
    TAZ
  • :ROBOT:
    Robot
    Robot
  • :WLIFT:
    Weight Lift
    Weight Lift
  • :HOT:
    HOT
    HOT
  • :CRAZY:
    Crazy
    Crazy
  • :INSANE:
    Insane
    Insane
  • :LS
    Sabers
    Sabers
  • :MSC
    Muscle
    Muscle
  • :|^
    Surrender
    Surrender
  • :WSHP
    Worship
    Worship
  • :BLEH:
    Bleh
    Bleh
  • :CGG:
    Clean Glasses Girl
    Clean Glasses Girl
  • :CHILL:
    Chill Pill
    Chill Pill
  • :BONK:
    Bonk
    Bonk
  • :NOSE:
    Nose Picker
    Nose Picker
  • :Blah:
    Blah
    Blah
  • :WOOT:
    Woot
    Woot
  • :TYPE:
    Type
    Type
  • :PCE:
    Peace
    Peace
  • :WN
    willynilly
    willynilly
  • :L
    Lush
    Lush
  • :DRL
    drool
    drool
  • :ROLL:
    Roll
    Roll
  • :WAGON:
    Welcome Wagon
    Welcome Wagon
  • :YAHOO:
    Yahoo
    Yahoo
  • :DANCER:
    Dancer
    Dancer
  • :KMA:
    Butt Kiss
    Butt Kiss
  • :HOURS:
    Hourglass
    Hourglass
  • :CRY:
    Crying
    Crying
  • :RUN:
    RUN
    RUN
  • :TT
    toetap
    toetap
  • :J
    JawDrop
    JawDrop
  • :CHR
    Cheers
    Cheers
  • :NEWB:
    Newbie
    Newbie
  • :C2:
    Crazy2
    Crazy2
  • :MOCK:
    Mocking
    Mocking
  • :GAMER:
    Gamer
    Gamer
  • :JUMP:
    Jump
    Jump
  • :CPCH:
    Computer Punch
    Computer Punch
  • :QUOTES:
    Quotes
    Quotes
  • :HIDE:
    Hide
    Hide
  • :WINK:
    Wink
    Wink
  • :NV
    Nervous
    Nervous
  • :CLP
    Clapper
    Clapper
  • :@@
    RollEyes
    RollEyes
  • :LALA:
    LALALA
    LALALA
  • :SWORDS:
    Swordfight
    Swordfight
  • :HOW:
    How Much
    How Much
  • :CHEER:
    Cheer
    Cheer
  • :DLOOK:
    Don't Look
    Don't Look
  • :GUNNER:
    Gunner
    Gunner
  • :PARTY:
    Itza Party
    Itza Party
  • :DEDHORS:
    Dead Horse
    Dead Horse
  • :BD:
    Bday
    Bday
  • :BW:
    Brickwall
    Brickwall
  • :C:
    Clap
    Clap
  • :BEER:
    Beer
    Beer
  • :CLG
    CoolGleam
    CoolGleam
  • :ROFL:
    ROFL
    ROFL
  • :PT:
    Pointer
    Pointer
  • :CRIB:
    Crib
    Crib
  • :HIDING:
    Hiding
    Hiding
  • :CRZY:
    Crazy Laugh
    Crazy Laugh
  • :BABY:
    Rocking Baby
    Rocking Baby
  • :JUG:
    Juggle
    Juggle
  • :POK
    Poke
    Poke
  • :HB
    Horseback
    Horseback
  • :PK
    PUNK
    PUNK
  • :ROFL
    ROFL
    ROFL
  • :THUMBSDOWN:
    Thumb Down
    Thumb Down
  • :PRAY:
    Praying
    Praying
  • :JDANCER:
    Jive Dance
    Jive Dance
  • :FAN:
    Fan
    Fan
  • :COLD:
    Cold
    Cold
  • :PLANE:
    Plane
    Plane
  • :GIRLY:
    Girly
    Girly
  • :WHISTLE:
    Whistle
    Whistle
  • :PTE:
    Pirate
    Pirate
  • :SMK
    Smoker
    Smoker
  • :PO
    Hammer
    Hammer
  • :WO
    Wacko
    Wacko
  • :GNR
    gnorsi
    gnorsi
  • :/)
    Boat
    Boat
  • Static Smilies
  • :DD
    Dude
    Dude
  • :GREEDO:
    Greedo
    Greedo
  • :MYST:
    Mysterty Solved
    Mysterty Solved
  • :JAVA:
    Java
    Java
  • :BE
    BigEar
    BigEar
  • :DM:
    Darth Smiley
    Darth Smiley
  • :MRT:
    Mr. T
    Mr. T
  • :D2
    Devil2
    Devil2
  • :TDOWN:
    Thumbs Down
    Thumbs Down
  • :ALU
    Alucard
    Alucard
  • :MCL
    michel
    michel
  • :GIFT:
    Gift
    Gift
  • :Y:
    Yes
    Yes
  • :HL:
    Hang
    Hang
  • :0o
    Whistling
    Whistling
  • :WZ
    Sorcerer
    Sorcerer
  • :DG:
    dog
    dog
  • :TMNT:
    Donatello
    Donatello
  • :BLN
    Baloon
    Baloon
  • :BLUES:
    Blues Brother
    Blues Brother
  • :MART:
    Martini
    Martini
  • :AL
    Alien
    Alien
  • :CLN
    Clown
    Clown
  • :FLIPOFF:
    The Bird
    The Bird
  • :MUG:
    Beer Mug
    Beer Mug
  • :SN
    Santa
    Santa
  • :JST
    Jester
    Jester
  • :TUP:
    Thumbs Up
    Thumbs Up
  • :BX
    Boxing
    Boxing
  • :TRL
    Troll
    Troll
  • :O:
    Detective
    Detective
  • :B
    Butt
    Butt
  • :NRD
    Nerd
    Nerd
  • :OO:
    EEK
    EEK
  • :NJ:
    Ninja
    Ninja
  • :BM:
    Batman
    Batman
  • :D:
    Death
    Death
  • Sign Smilies
  • :DITTO:
    Ditto
    Ditto
  • :PUN:
    Pun Alert
    Pun Alert
  • :GOODPOST:
    Good Post
    Good Post
  • :GOTRIPPED:
    Ripped
    Ripped
  • :HA:
    mwaha
    mwaha
  • :WLESS:
    Worthless
    Worthless
  • :...
    Dots
    Dots
  • :THANKS:
    Thanks
    Thanks
  • :FAKE:
    Fake
    Fake
  • :RO
    RockOn
    RockOn
  • :JK:
    Just Kidding
    Just Kidding
  • :LOL:
    LOL
    LOL
  • :IWS
    With Stupid
    With Stupid
  • :THANKYOU:
    Thank You
    Thank You
  • :PMS:
    PMS
    PMS
  • :TMI:
    TMI
    TMI
  • :OMG:
    OMG
    OMG
  • :WELCOME:
    Welcome
    Welcome
  • :NOTWORKING:
    Not Working
    Not Working
  • Generic Smilies
  • :o
    Embarrassment
    Embarrassment
  • ;)
    Wink
    Wink
  • :AK
    Ack
    Ack
  • :)
    Smile
    Smile
  • :D
    Big Grin
    Big Grin
  • :rolleyes:
    Roll Eyes (Sarcastic)
    Roll Eyes (Sarcastic)
  • :p
    Stick Out Tongue
    Stick Out Tongue
  • :mad:
    Mad
    Mad
  • :confused:
    Confused
    Confused
  • :(
    Frown
    Frown
  • :cool:
    Cool
    Cool
  • :eek:
    EEK!
    EEK!

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