Emojis were designed to symbolically represent feelings. Exploding Head is a yellow face smiley with only the bottom half of the head, while the upper half is an illustration of the bursting head of a brain. The bottom half has blank eyes and an uncanny and surprised mouth. This emoji is used to convey sensations of confusion and to show that a new discovery is blowing your mind. Frustration, exhaustion, and mental saturation can also be considered. The literal meaning of this emoji is to have a dividing Headache or migraine.
NOTE: The Head of Explosion was accepted under the name of “Shocked Face with Exploding Head” as part of Unicode 10.0 in 2017 and added to Emoji 5.0 in 2017.
Exploding Head Emoji
Also Known As
🤯 Mind Blown
🤯 Exploding Head
🤯 Shocked Face with Exploding Head
One UI 3.1.1
Windows 10 May 2019 Update
Windows 10 Fall Creators Update
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