A Comprehensive List Of The Most Easily Misunderstood Emojis (And Their Meanings)

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πŸ’«

Assumed meaning: Shooting star

Actual meaning: Feeling dizzy

πŸ’¨

Assumed meaning: Farting

Actual meaning: Getting somewhere quickly

πŸ‘―β€β™€οΈ

Assumed meaning: Best friends

Actual meaning: Playboy bunnies

πŸ’

Assumed meaning: Sassy lady

Actual meaning: Information desk woman

πŸ˜‚

Assumed meaning:Β Crying

Actual meaning:Β Laughing

😱

Assumed meaning: A shocked face

Actual meaning: A face screaming in fear

πŸ™Œ

Assumed meaning: Praying hands

Actual meaning: High-five

πŸ˜™

Assumed meaning: Whistling

Actual meaning: A kissing face

πŸ˜‹

Assumed meaning: Teasing

Actual meaning: Enjoying food

♨

Assumed meaning: Steam from hot coffee

Actual meaning: Hot springs

πŸ“›

Assumed meaning: Fire

Actual meaning: A name badge

πŸ‘Ή

Assumed meaning: The devil

Actual meaning: A Japanese ogre

😑

Assumed meaning: An enraged face

Actual meaning: A pouting face

πŸ˜‘

Assumed meaning: A negative face

Actual meaning: A neutral face

🏩

Assumed meaning: Hospital

Actual meaning: Love hotel

πŸ‘πŸΌ

Assumed meaning: Dismissing someone

Actual meaning: Opening hands in a hug

πŸ˜₯

Assumed meaning: A sad face

Actual Meaning: A disappointed but relieved face

πŸ˜ͺ

Assumed meaning: A sad face

Actual meaning: A sleeping face

πŸ™€

Assumed meaning: A shocked cat

Actual meaning: A weary cat

πŸ™ˆ

Assumed meaning: Face palm

Actual meaning:Β ‘See no evil’

😏

Assumed meaning:Β A flirtatious face

Actual meaning:Β A face smirking

😫

Assumed meaning:Β A stressed face

Actual meaning:Β A tired face

✌

Assumed meaning: Peace sign

Actual meaning: Victory hand

😀

Assumed meaning: An angry face

Actual meaning:Β A triumphant face

πŸ™†β€β™€οΈ

Assumed meaning: Surprised

Actual meaning: Saying, “OK”

πŸ€—

Assumed meaning: Jazz hands

Actual meaning: Giving a hug

😯

Assumed meaning: Surprised

Actual meaning: Being quiet

☝🏼

Assumed meaning: Volunteering information

Actual meaning: Pointing upwards

😣

Assumed meaning:Β A stressed out face

Actual meaning:Β A persevering face

πŸ™‡

Assumed meaning: Thinking hard

Actual meaning: Showing respect

πŸ™

Assumed meaning: High five

Actual meaning: Praying hands

βœ‹

Assumed meaning: Telling someone to stop

Actual meaning: A raised hand

πŸ‘Œ

Assumed meaning: White power

Actual meaning: OK symbol

πŸ’’

Assumed meaning: Scribbles

Actual meaning: Anger

🌾

Assumed meaning: Wheat

Actual meaning: Rice plants

πŸ₯

Assumed meaning: A doily

Actual meaning: A fish cake

πŸŒ€

Assumed meaning: A swirl

Actual meaning: A tornado

🌰

Assumed meaning: An acorn

Actual meaning:Β A chestnut

🍠

Assumed meaning: A nut

Actual meaning: A sweet potato

πŸ•‹

Assumed meaning: A black box

Actual meaning: A sacred mosque

πŸ’†

Assumed meaning:Β A woman with antlers

Actual meaning: A woman getting a massage

😢

Assumed meaning: A confused face

Actual meaning: A silent face

😬

Assumed meaning: Grimacing

Actual meaning:Β Grinning

🍘

Assumed meaning: A burnt cookie

Actual meaning: A rice cracker

πŸ—―Β 

Assumed meaning: A regular speech bubble

Actual meaning: An angered speech bubble

πŸ‘

Assumed meaning: A butt

Actual meaning: A peachΒ TC mark

Juliet Lanka

Hater of love. Lover of horror.

Trace the scars life has left you. It will remind you that at one point, you fought for something. You believed.

“You are the only person who gets to decide if you are happy or notβ€”do not put your happiness into the hands of other people. Do not make it contingent on their acceptance of you or their feelings for you. At the end of the day, it doesn’t matter if someone dislikes you or if someone doesn’t want to be with you. All that matters is that you are happy with the person you are becoming. All that matters is that you like yourself, that you are proud of what you are putting out into the world. You are in charge of your joy, of your worth. You get to be your own validation. Please don’t ever forget that.” β€” Bianca Sparacino

Excerpted from The Strength In Our ScarsΒ by Bianca Sparacino.

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