Emojis were designed as a means of symbolically represent emotions. Pensive Face emoji is a yellow face smiley with sad, drooping eyes, frowned brows, and a mouth with a straight, expressionless line. This emoji conveys feelings of concern, sadness, and vulnerability. The emoji also conveys a sense of deep and overpowering thoughts, to the point where they are now intrusive. It also indicates a feeling of loneliness, anxiety, hurt, avoidance, and possibly rejection.
NOTE: Pensive Face was supported as a feature of Unicode 6.0 in 2010 and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.
Pensive Face Emoji
There are some other emojis that are similar to 😔 Pensive Face is 😌 Relieved Face and 😞 Disappointed Face. Among many others, each emoji communicates a specific message.
Also Known As
😔 Sad Pensive Face
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