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🤮 Face Vomiting emoji

[feys with oh-puh n mouth vom-it-ing ih-moh-jee]

What does 🤮 Face Vomiting emoji mean?

Ugh, nasty! That’s the sentiment (and appearance) of the face with open mouth vomiting emoji, used to express literal and metaphorical disgust. 

Related words:

  • face vomiting emoji
  • puke
  • throwing up emoji

Where does 🤮 Face Vomiting emoji come from?

Examples of 🤮 Face Vomiting emoji

The amount of money I’ve spent this weekend 🤮
@danielle_cq, May, 2018
A bug just flew up my nose & I swallowed it. 🤮 / How’s your day going?
@Venzi5Ventura, May, 2018
Can’t stand this rainbow unicorn food fab 🤮  reminds me of green ketchup and we all know that was a bad idea.
@lindypasiewicz, January, 2018

Who uses 🤮 Face Vomiting emoji?

People often use the face vomiting emoji for any reason/situation they would throw up in real life.  This includes morning sickness, bad hangovers, food poisoning, or the flu.

The face vomiting emoji is often used as a reaction to something perceived as ugly, gross, or repulsive.   

Just as people metaphorically talk about something as “sickening” or “making us want to puke,” so, too, people use the face with open mouth vomiting emoji to dramatically characterize something as disgusting. This can range from bad behavior to lovey-dovey displays of affection to a situation that makes someone feel uncomfortable.  

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