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Chat Faces

In a chatroom we cannot see the other people. Sometimes it helps to send "faces" (also known as "smileys" and "emoticons") to help show our feelings, for example whether we are serious or joking. Here are some typical faces.

:-) Happy
:)
   
:-( Sad
:(
   
#:-0 Ahh!
* :-o Alarmed!
(|:-# American football player
%-} Amused
0:-) Angel
:-@ Angry
O-) Aquanaut
:-)# Beard
%+| Beaten up
:-X Big kiss
!-( Black eye
:-* Blowing a kiss
:-)X Bow tie
*:o) Clown
%-) Confused
3:-) Cow
C):-) Cowboy
:,( Crying
:-> Devil grin (sarcasm)
:-( Frowning
Q:-) Graduate
:-) Happy
:) Happy
<:-)` Hero
:-D Laughing
(-: Left-handed
>:-( Mad
<]:-) Member of the royal family
:-# Moustache
:-o Oh!
:-/ Perplexed or skeptical
|-] Robocop
:-( Sad
:( Sad
:o Shocked
:-/ Skeptical
:-Z Sleeping
:-) Smiling
(:-) Soldier
:-O Surprised
:-& Tongue tied
:-/ Undecided
:-( Unhappy
;-) Winking
-=#:-) Wizard

See also Chat Abbreviations


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