Emojis were invented as an approach to symbolically represent emotions. Grimacing Face emoji is a yellow face smiley with large, round eyes and a broad, open, tightly-toothed mouth. This emoji conveys awkwardness and a general feeling of unease. The Grimacing Face represents a feeling of utter helplessness and embarrassment, the kind where you just grin and wish you were invisible because you don’t know what to do. In a discourse or a circumstance, it expresses a feeling of severe discomfort or even embarrassment.
NOTE: Grimacing Face was introduced to Emoji 1.0 in 2015 and was approved as part of Unicode 6.1 in 2012. On Snapchat, this emoji next to a contact signifies that you send the most snaps to the same person as they do, indicating that you share a #1 Best Friend.
Grimacing Face Emoji
There are some other emojis that are similar to 😬 Grimacing Face emoji 😤 Face with Steam From Nose, 🥶 Cold Face, 😁 Beaming Face with Smiling Eyes. Among many others, each emoji passes on a distinct message.
Also Known As
😬 Foot In Mouth
😬 Snapchat Mutual #1 Best Friend
😬 Grimacing Face
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