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