emoji 😉 winking face svg png

“😉” meaning: winking face, wink Emoji

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  • 8.0+

    Windows 😉Minimum display requirements

😉Meaning and Description

This emoji features a bright yellow face with one eye open and the other eye winking, accompanied by a mischievous smirk. While there may be slight variations in appearance across platforms, the overall design remains consistent, ensuring its unmistakable charm is never lost.

The 😉 emoji is designed to convey a playful, flirtatious, or cheeky attitude, often used to add a touch of humor or sarcasm to a message. It can also suggest that the sender is sharing a secret, hinting at something, or simply teasing the recipient.

It is commonly used to inject a lighthearted tone, whether they're sharing a funny story, making a clever comment, or playfully flirting. The emoji can also be used to convey sarcasm ("I totally love doing chores 😉"), to subtly hint at a surprise ("You'll never guess what I got you 😉"), or even to soften the blow of a gentle tease ("Nice haircut, buddy 😉").

💡Extended reading and popular science

The meaning of emoji symbol 😉 is winking face, it is related to face, wink, it can be found in emoji category: "😂 Smileys & Emotion" - "😄 face-smiling".

Wikipedia: 😉 Wink
A wink is a facial expression made by briefly closing one eye. A wink is an informal mode of non-verbal communication usually signaling shared hidden knowledge or intent. However, it is ambiguous by itself and highly dependent upon additional context, without which a wink could become misinterpreted or even nonsensical. For example, in some regions of the world, a wink may be considered rude or offensive. And depending on the relationship of the people involved, a wink could possibly constitute a sexual gesture. 🔗 Wink
🌐: غمزة العين, Guiño, چشمک, Silmänisku, Clin d'œil, קריצה, Occhiolino, 윙크, Piscada, 眨單眼.

😉Examples and Usage

🔸 Greetings to all beauties here😉.

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Date Range: 2018-05-27 - 2023-05-14
Update Time: 2023-05-21 17:08:28 UTC
😉and in the last five years, the popularity of this emoji has risen to a new level.In 2020-03, its popularity showed the biggest increase.In 2018 and 2019, the trend of its popularity converge.

😉Basic Information

Emoji: 😉
Shortname: winking face
Apple Name: winking face
Known as: Wink | Wink Face | Winky Face
Codepoint: U+1F609 Copy
Shortcode: :wink: Copy
Decimal: ALT+128521
Unicode Version: 6.0 (2010-10-11)
Emoji Version: 1.0 (2015-06-09)
Categories: 😂 Smileys & Emotion
Sub Categories: 😄 face-smiling
Keywords: face | wink | winking face

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