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