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'Smilies' are small graphical images that can be used to convey an emotion or feeling. If you have used email or internet chat, you are likely familiar with the smilie concept. Certain standard strings are automatically converted into smilies. Try twisting your head on one side if you do not 'get' smilies; using a bit of imagination should reveal a face of some description.

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Generic Smilies
What to Type Resulting Graphic Meaning
:-x Mad Mad
:) Smile Smile
:nahnah: nah nah nah nah
:thumbsup: thumbs up thumbs up
:worried: worried worried
:partytime: partytime partytime
:angel: angel angel
:sad: Sad Sad
:fear: scared scared
:hilarious: hilarious hilarious
:soda: drink pepsi drink pepsi
:birthday: happy birthday happy birthday
:computer: computer computer
:yawn: yawn yawn
:doh: d'oh d'oh
:love: love love
:-o Surprised Surprised
:confused: Confused Confused
:grouphug: group hug group hug
:laugh: laugh laugh
:razz: Razz Razz
:pimp: pimp pimp
:dizzy: dizzy dizzy
:yuck: yuck yuck
:huh: huh huh
:xoxo: sweet kiss sweet kiss
:shock: Shocked Shocked
:scowl: scowl scowl
:blush: Embarassed Embarassed
:headbang: headbang headbang
:singer: singer singer
:guitar: guitar guitar
:| Neutral Neutral
:faint: faint faint
:ziplip: zip lips zip lips
:hand: talk to the hand talk to the hand
:headscratch: puzzled puzzled
:? Confused Confused
:mad: Mad Mad
:rockguitar: rock guitar rock guitar
:cry: Crying or Very sad Crying or Very sad
:depressed: depressed depressed
:smokin: smokin smokin
:thud: thud thud
:drunk: drunk drunk
:lie: liar liar
:-? Confused Confused
:unimpressed: unimpressed unimpressed
:evil: Evil or Very Mad Evil or Very Mad
:shy: shy shy
:band: band band
:drool: drool drool
:neutral: Neutral Neutral
:steviesmack: Stevie Tambo Attack Stevie Tambo Attack
:jealous: jealous jealous
:pray: pray pray
:???: Confused Confused
:hug: hug hug
:shrug: shrug shrug
:twisted: Twisted Evil Twisted Evil
:sigh: sigh sigh
:censored: censored censored
:bye: wave wave
:coke: soda soda
:shh: shh shh
:grooving: grooving grooving
8) Cool Cool
:p Razz Razz
:iloveyou: i love you i love you
:woah: super-shocked super-shocked
:roll: Rolling Eyes Rolling Eyes
:inlove: in love in love
:cheers: cheers cheers
:rofl: ROFL ROFL
:wave: blue wave blue wave
:grin: Very Happy Very Happy
:bow: bow bow
:nausea: nausea nausea
:blueblob: blue blob blue blob
8-) Cool Cool
;) Wink Wink
:nervous: nervous nervous
:spin: spin spin
:ack: ack ack
:nod: nod nod
:smitten: smitten smitten
:-) Smile Smile
:fainted: fainted fainted
:nope: nope nope
:lol: laughing laughing
:D Very Happy Very Happy
:stunned: stunned stunned
:yay: yay yay
;-) Wink Wink
:drummer: drummer drummer
:heybaby: suggestive suggestive
:kiss: kiss kiss
:smile: Smile Smile
:fainting: fainting fainting
:hmm: thinking thinking
:x Mad Mad
:o Surprised Surprised
:rockon: rock on rock on
:weep: weep weep
:thumbsdown: thumbs down thumbs down
:applause: applause applause
:heart: heart heart
:-( Sad Sad
:eyebrow: raised eyebrow raised eyebrow
:brickwall: frustration frustration
:oops: oops oops
:?: Question Question
:enraged: enraged enraged
:( Sad Sad
:-P Razz Razz
:idea: Idea Idea
:argue: argue argue
:samurai: samurai samurai
:arrow: Arrow Arrow
:zzz: snooze snooze
:pace: pacing pacing
:fight: fight fight
:help: help help
:lightsaber: light saber light saber
:-| Neutral Neutral
:robinhood: robin hood robin hood
:fingerwag: tsk tsk tsk tsk
:crazy: bonkers bonkers
:sword: sword fighter sword fighter
:tonguewag: tongue wag tongue wag
:mrgreen: Mr. Green Mr. Green
:-D Very Happy Very Happy
:armed: armed armed
:machinegun: machine gun machine gun
:jawdrop: jaw drop jaw drop
:wink: Wink Wink
:cuss: cursing cursing
:saberfight: light saber fight light saber fight
:stop: stop stop
:puke: puking puking
:makeout: make out make out
:!: Exclamation Exclamation
:headshake: dismay dismay
:whip: whip whip
:rolleyes: Roll Eyes (Sarcastic) Roll Eyes (Sarcastic)
:cool: Cool Cool
:eek: Surprised Surprised

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