emoji 🙅🏽 person gesturing NO: medium skin tone svg png

“🙅🏽” meaning: person gesturing NO: medium skin tone Emoji

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🙅🏽Meaning and Description

Welcome to the dynamic world of the "🙅🏽" emoji, a character that has added a clear and resounding 'NO' to countless digital conversations. This emoji, often described as a person gesturing 'No' or 'X', portrays a human figure with arms crossed in an X shape, signaling rejection or denial.

The gesture of crossing one's arms in an X shape has been broadly understood as a sign of refusal or disagreement in many societies. So, in its most literal sense, the "🙅🏽" emoji represents the act of saying 'no' or expressing disagreement. Whether you're saying no to that second slice of pizza🍕 or shutting down a ridiculous idea, this emoji is all about expressing rejection, refusal, or disagreement. You can even use it to humorously or ironically show disinterest❌! It's also commonly used in discussions about boundaries, rules, and personal limits.

Besides its default neutral skin tone, you can change it up with diverse skin-tone choices. And yes, there are female "🙅🏽‍♀️" and male "🙅🏽‍♂️" versions too!

💡Extended reading and popular science

🙅🏽 (person gesturing NO: medium skin tone) = 🙅 (person gesturing NO) + 🏽 (medium skin tone)


The meaning of emoji symbol 🙅🏽 is person gesturing NO: medium skin tone, it is related to forbidden, gesture, hand, medium skin tone, person gesturing NO, prohibited, it can be found in emoji category: "👌 People & Body" - "🙋 Gesture".

🙅🏽 is an Emoji modifier sequence, which is composed of two emojis, namely: 🙅 (Emoji modifier base) and 🏽 (Emoji modifier). There are 5 types of skin tone Emoji modifiers, namely: 🏻, 🏼, 🏽, 🏾, 🏿. 🙅 can be combined with these skin tone Emoji modifiers to form a new Emoji sequence, the following are examples of the combination:

🙅🏽Examples and Usage

🔸 No smoking 🙅🏽🚬.
🔸 In Ohio, where same sex marriage is banned🙅🏽👬.


🔸 🙅🏽 = 🙅 + 🏽

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🙅🏽Basic Information

Emoji: 🙅🏽
Shortname: person gesturing NO: medium skin tone
Codepoint: U+1F645 1F3FD Copy
Decimal: ALT+128581 ALT+127997
Unicode Version: None
Emoji Version: 2.0 (2015-11-12)
Categories: 👌 People & Body
Sub Categories: 🙋 Gesture
Keywords: forbidden | gesture | hand | medium skin tone | person gesturing NO | prohibited

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