What is the meaning of ๐Ÿ˜Š?


  • Emojis bring messages to life and make it easier to understand feelings through exchanges.
  • The ๐Ÿ˜Š emoji, or "smiling face with laughing eyes", expresses joy, shyness, and modesty, and is often used to respond with humility to compliments.
  • This emoji is frequently combined with others to create expressive wordless messages, such as showing embarrassment in love or the joy of sharing moments with loved ones.

Using emojis lets you send more "human", animated messages. Indeed, the various emoticons bring a real dynamism to every sentence you write.

This makes it easy for the other person to understand what you mean. In fact, that's why emojis encourage engagement on social networks.

Among the most commonly used emojis is the ๐Ÿ˜Š emoji, a classic. What's it called and how can we describe it? Let's find out in this article the meaning of smiley smiley and the emoji combinations possible with its use. Alucare.fr tells you all about this emoji! We're off.

What are the different meanings of this emoji?

This emoji is one of the emojis approved by the update Unicode 15.1 in September 2023. It's used to express emotion, happiness, or something strong. Sometimes we receive an unpleasant message, but we respond with this emoticon to show our kindness to the person chatting with us.

Fancy using this smiling face emoji ๐Ÿ˜Š to describe how you feel towards? If so, find out more about the different meanings of this emoji below:

  • The ๐Ÿ˜Š emoji expresses serenity, of the joy, of the gaรฎtรฉor the recognition.
  • Sometimes it can also express a little romancebut only timidly.
  • It is very close to theemoji smiling face and theshy emoji who kisses with her eyes closed. However, with squinted eyes, a sign of rejoicing and the red marks on either side (or on the cheeks, depending on the application or platform), this emoji expresses both the shyness and the modesty and the feeling of fullness.

Here are the emoji meanings:


When you're talking to someone you like, especially in a rather intimate tone, this emoji can be used to show that the discussion is with you. a little intimidatingbut in the right direction.

Modesty and authentic joy

When someone compliments you, you can respond by simply writing thank you with this emoji to show your appreciation. modesty and of humility.

Furthermore, the smile accompanied by the red marks is naturally interpreted as a joy, a fulfillment, a pleasureand above all, a sense of well-being.

What is the smiley face called ๐Ÿ˜Š?

The emoji belongs to the smiley face emoji family created by Harvey Ball. The smiley face emoji is a smiley face colored yellow, with a smile and two dots in place of (open) eyes.

The difference is that this emoji lacks the dots that represent open eyes, and features red cheeks. The eyes on this emoji are squinted. It's a "smiling face with laughing eyes". With red cheeks, it's most commonly known as : "Shy and smiling emoji".

This emoji is classified as a "Smileys & Emoticon" and "smiley face" emoji, with "^^" as the text variant. Even though it looks different on different platforms, this emoji is growing in popularity year after year on the various social networks.

What combinations are possible with the smiley ๐Ÿ˜Š?

By knowing its meanings, you know when to use thesmiling emoji and shy. However, you can also use it in combination with other emojis to send wordless messages, as we show you in this table :

Messages without words Emoji Combinations
The embarrassment of love ๐Ÿ˜Š+โค๏ธ๏ธ
Shy towards the cameras ๐Ÿ“ท+๐Ÿ˜Š
Angel Face ๐Ÿ‘ผ+๐Ÿ˜Š
To buy medicines ๐Ÿค’+๐Ÿ’Š+๐Ÿ˜Š
Gift exchange ๐Ÿ‘ช+๐ŸŽ+๐Ÿ˜Š
Walk with your loved one ๐Ÿ˜Š+โค๏ธ๏ธ+โœจ+๐Ÿ‘ฃ

In short, these are just some of the meanings of the smiling and shy emoji. Now you can use it in your text conversations. Yes, this smiley shows that you don't necessarily have to show your teeth to show your emotions when you're happy.

Now that you know a little more about this classic ๐Ÿ˜Š emoji, discover also the meaning and significance of the emoji ๐Ÿฅบ or the ๐Ÿค— emoji to add charm to your next exchanges.

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