Emoji dictionary 🤓 Nerd Face emoji [nurd feys ih-moh-jee] Published June 11, 2018 What does 🤓 Nerd Face emoji mean? Nerd alert! The nerd face emoji caricatures a nerd with thick black glasses and buck teeth. It’s used to signify learning, reading, being smart, acting dorky, or “geeking out” to your guilty pleasures. The emoji usually has a positive tone, though. Because nerds are cool. Plus, we’re all secretly weird. Related words: 📘 blue book emoji 👓 glasses emoji 💻 laptop computer emoji 🤔 thinking face emoji Where does 🤓 Nerd Face emoji come from? Examples of 🤓 Nerd Face emoji Nerds are my favorite 🤓 @DCFloridaChick, June, 2018 Be a problem solver not a problem starter 🤓 @CiriloEncinas_, December, 2016 Zadie Smith has quickly become one of my favorite #authors. If you haven’t read her, you should 🤓#amreading @LoneWolfCircles, December, 2017 SEE MORE EXAMPLES Who uses 🤓 Nerd Face emoji? The nerd face emoji is often used on social media to describe a fanboy or fangirl’s “nerdy” love for a performer, franchise, television show, movie character, or whatever else they are obsessed with. About last night! A little @PitchPerfect fun with some of the wonderful cast 🤓 Pardon us while we fanboy a little. 🎤🎶🔥🎬@hanamaelee @chrissiefit & @EsterDean answered questions and had a lot of fun here. Welcome to Miami! #PitchPerfect3 opens 12.22.17 pic.twitter.com/QNPDNFOxDp — Ozzy Rosenberg (@FilmFoodieOzzy) December 6, 2017 I spend way too much time backstage absolutely punishing the TDWP dudes with my expansive fanboy knowledge of their early discography 🤓 — Garrett Russell (@SilentGarrett) October 25, 2017 The nerd emoji can also used be for things that are more stereotypically associated with “nerds,” like computer games, D&D, toys, and comic books. @NECA_TOYS @Ode2Ash @Corndog47 @Joe_Toyark loving this guy, he’s a beast! Just taking a trip down memory lane. I feel like a kid again 🤓👍🏻💚 pic.twitter.com/LWNL6QmK8E — Gremlin Guy (@Tj_Gremlin_Guy) December 29, 2016 Gunna spend the whole of nye watching Harry Potter from start to finish and have absolutely no regrets about it 🤓❤ — SARA LOU TURNBULL (@T22SRA) December 29, 2016 People who wear glasses may drop the nerd face emoji in an embrace of their eyewear. Because it’s been a while since I’ve shown my face 🤓 pic.twitter.com/wpEdlpzPNp — strawberry shortcake 🇵🇹 (@sshahidi12) December 29, 2016 For as much as we mock nerds, they are often the smartest people in the room—and can be quick to make a correction, as if pedantically pushing up their glasses on their noses. So, too, the nerd emoji sees use when someone is being a smart aleck, making a groan-worthy joke, or just taking an earnest interest in their own learning. My dad is in Seattle at work and just turned on the pool fountains at our house in Phoenix. Technology is so cool 🤓 — brittney greenback (@bgreenback) December 29, 2016 In boring lectures , I always improve my drawing skills 🤓 — MALIK HAMZA ZIAD (@mrhamza94) December 29, 2016 Speaking of learning, the nerd face emoji marks various content dealing with reading, school, and knowledge. my new years resolution is to read more 🤓📚 — Wally (@WallyGulumian) December 29, 2016 Your girl got straight As this semester with a 3.9 GPA 🤓 — meeks (@micasierra_) December 29, 2016 Sometimes we say people are “acting dorky” or “geeking out” when they are being overly cute or goofy. The nerd face emoji is ready for that, too. Our faces whenever someone unfollows me right after posting a pic of Gage and I. 🤓💋🍑 pic.twitter.com/A8lQN27RnM — Jamie Lee ღ (@jgundie_) December 29, 2016 Silliness makes your soul smile 😜😎🤓😬 pic.twitter.com/gNiWPgSsSW — GypsyHeart🥀 (@GypsyHeart__) December 29, 2016 Just Added clout chaser, let that sink in, Dark Brandon, phrogging, I said what I said Note This is not meant to be a formal definition of 🤓 Nerd Face emoji like most terms we define on Dictionary.com, but is rather an informal word summary that hopefully touches upon the key aspects of the meaning and usage of 🤓 Nerd Face emoji that will help our users expand their word mastery.