emoji 😔 pensive face svg png

“😔” meaning: pensive face, sad Emoji

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  • 2.2+

    iOS 😔Minimum display requirements

  • 4.3+

    Android 😔Minimum display requirements

  • 8.0+

    Windows 😔Minimum display requirements

😔Meaning and Description

This yellow face has two closed eyes that are looking down and a mouth that is slightly open. With its downcast eyes and a slight frown, the 😔 emoji showcases a range of emotions from disappointment to wistfulness and can effectively convey a sense of sorrow, regret, or longing.

It can mean sadness, sorrow, regret, remorse, or guilt. It can also mean disappointment, dissatisfaction, frustration, or boredom. Sometimes, people use it to express sympathy, empathy, or compassion for someone or something.

😔 and 😌 (Relieved Face) might appear similar at first glance, both featuring closed and downcast eyes. However, the emotions that they represent are totally opposite. The 😔 emoji expresses feelings of sadness, while 😌represents relief, contentment, or a sense of calmness, with a gentle upward curve of the mouth and more relaxed eyes.

💡Extended reading and popular science

The meaning of emoji symbol 😔 is pensive face, it is related to dejected, face, pensive, it can be found in emoji category: "😂 Smileys & Emotion" - "😴 face-sleepy".

Wikipedia: 😔 Sadness
Sadness is an emotional pain associated with, or characterized by, feelings of disadvantage, loss, despair, grief, helplessness, disappointment and sorrow. An individual experiencing sadness may become quiet or lethargic, and withdraw themselves from others. An example of severe sadness is depression, a mood which can be brought on by major depressive disorder or persistent depressive disorder. Crying can be an indication of sadness.Sadness is one of the "six basic emotions" described by Paul Ekman, along with happiness, anger, surprise, fear, and disgust. 🔗 Sadness
🌐: حزن, Kədər, Тъга, দুঃখ, Smutek, Traurigkeit, Λύπη, Tristeza, Kurbus, غم, Tristesse, עצב (רגש), दु:ख, Tuga, Bánat, Kesedihan, Tristezza, 悲しみ, 슬픔, Liūdesys, Skumjas, Sedih, Verdriet, Sørgmodighet, Smutek, Tristeza, Tristețe, Грусть, Smútok (cit), Žalost, Trishtim, Туга, Sorgsenhet, ความเศร้า, Üzüntü, Сум (емоція), Buồn, 悲傷.

😔Examples and Usage

🔸 My mum's friend just lost her 25year old daughter😔.
🔸 So it might be very natural to feel demoralized and defeated after you fail😔.

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😔Popularity rating over time

Date Range: 2018-09-23 - 2023-09-17
Update Time: 2023-09-21 17:09:45 UTC
😔and in the last five years, the popularity of this emoji has continued to rise.In 2018 and 2019, the trend of its popularity converge.In 2019, the trend of its popularity rate began to rise.

😔Basic Information

Emoji: 😔
Shortname: pensive face
Apple Name: sad pensive face
Known as: Sad | Sadface | Sorrowful
Codepoint: U+1F614 Copy
Shortcode: :pensive: Copy
Decimal: ALT+128532
Unicode Version: 6.0 (2010-10-11)
Emoji Version: 1.0 (2015-06-09)
Categories: 😂 Smileys & Emotion
Sub Categories: 😴 face-sleepy
Keywords: dejected | face | pensive

👨‍💻Unicode Information (Advanced Usage)

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