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“😅” meaning: grinning face with sweat Emoji

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😅Meaning and Description

The 😅 emoji expertly captures the awkward charm of a generation. Adorned with a vibrant, yellow face, a broad, open-mouthed smile, and the signature bead of sweat dripping down its forehead, this expressive emoji is hard to miss.

The visual representation of characters sweating when they feel embarrassed is a common feature in Japanese manga and anime. This artistic convention is used to convey a range of emotions, including embarrassment, awkwardness, or even confusion.

The true magic of the sweat-smile emoji 😅 lies in its ability to speak volumes without uttering a single word. Its dual meaning of humor and awkwardness has made it a cultural phenomenon, resonating with the youthful spirit of today. This emoji is no stranger to everyday conversation and social media, making frequent appearances on platforms like Twitter. You'll often see it punctuating self-deprecating jokes ("I thought today was Friday... 😅"), sharing relatable moments of awkwardness ("Accidentally waved at a stranger thinking they were my friend 😅"), or diffusing tense situations ("Sorry for the late reply, I was napping 😅").

💡Extended reading and popular science

The meaning of emoji symbol 😅 is grinning face with sweat, it is related to cold, face, open, smile, sweat, it can be found in emoji category: "😂 Smileys & Emotion" - "😄 Smiling Face".

Wikipedia: 😅 Embarrassment
Embarrassment or awkwardness is an emotional state that is associated with mild to severe levels of discomfort, and which is usually experienced when someone commits a socially unacceptable or frowned-upon act that is witnessed by or revealed to others. Usually, some perception of loss of honor or dignity (or other high-value ideals) is involved, but the embarrassment level and the type depends on the situation. 🔗 Embarrassment
🌐: حرج, Forlegenhed, Pein, شرمساری, Nolostuminen, Embarras, מבוכה, शरमिन्दगी, Imbarazzo, 尷尬.

😅Examples and Usage

🔸 It honestly bothers me when I see people wearing slides without socks.😅

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Date Range: 2019-02-24 - 2024-02-11
Update Time: 2024-02-21 17:08:22 UTC
😅and in the last five years, the popularity of this emoji has risen to a new level.In 2017 and 2018, the trend of its popularity converge.

😅Basic Information

Emoji: 😅
Shortname: grinning face with sweat
Apple Name: grinning face with sweat
Known as: embarrassed smile
Codepoint: U+1F605 Copy
Shortcode: :sweat_smile: Copy
Decimal: ALT+128517
Unicode Version: 6.0 (2010-10-11)
Emoji Version: 1.0 (2015-06-09)
Categories: 😂 Smileys & Emotion
Sub Categories: 😄 Smiling Face
Keywords: cold | face | grinning face with sweat | open | smile | sweat

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