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😎 Face With Sunglasses emoji

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What does 😎 Face With Sunglasses emoji mean?

The Face With Sunglasses emoji 😎 depicts a smiling face wearing sunglasses. It is commonly used to convey someone or something is cool, chill, easy-going, or carefree. It’s also used to express appreciation or approval and to stand in for the sentiments of OK or awesome.

The Face With Sunglasses emoji 😎 can also literally means it’s a sunny or warm day out. The emoji is used with the hashtag #NationalSunglassesDay on June 27, which is National Sunglasses Day.

The Face With Sunglasses emoji 😎 is commonly paired with the Sunglasses emoji 🕶, which is used in similar contexts and for similar meanings.

Related words

🕶️ Sunglasses emoji, 🤓 Nerd Face emoji, 🤠 Face with Cowboy Hat emoji, 😷 Face With Medical Mask emoji, 😍 Smiling Face With Heart-Shaped Eyes emoji, stupid fresh, poppin’, on point

Where does 😎 Face With Sunglasses emoji come from?

The Face With Sunglasses emoji 😎 was one of the originals, approved under Unicode 6.0 back in 2010. Across platforms, the design of the Face With Sunglasses emoji 😎 is fairly uniform, depicting a yellow face with a satisfied smile and black sunglasses. On most platforms, the style off the sunglasses resembles a classic pair of Ray-Ban Wayfarer sunglasses.

Since 2015 on the messaging app Snapchat, Face With Sunglasses emoji 😎 displays next to a contact a user shares best friends with.

Examples of 😎 Face With Sunglasses emoji

#IfIWereATVStar I'd be quitting my day job 😎
@WonderKat365, June 20, 2018
Brady’s cameo was short, but his appearance did spur on a few questions about their relationship. It turns out he doesn’t like to be barefoot, she taught him to recycle, he taught her how to say ‘no’ and she believes he can be best summarized by “cool and collected” sunglasses emoji.
Tanya Ray Fox, Patriots Wire, June 14, 2018

Who uses 😎 Face With Sunglasses emoji?

Playing off the long association between sunglasses and hipness, the Face With Sunglasses emoji 😎 is the emoji embodiment of cool. The emoji can convey satisfaction, whether one is kickin’ back and relaxin’ or impressed with someone’s performance. Or it can convey swag, whether in attitude, appearance, or accessories.

The Face With Sunglasses emoji 😎 can express that everything is A-OK between two people or show strong approval of something. These uses love to be paired with a “this guy” Backhand Index Pointing Left emoji 👈 or Thumbs Up emoji 👍.

Superstar performers and athletes also get praised with the Face With Sunglasses emoji 😎.

For all the colorful ways we use the the Face With Sunglasses emoji 😎, don’t overlook the fact that its sunglasses are meant to be just that—a pair of actual sunglasses, similar to the Sunglasses emoji 🕶. So, the emoji sees wide use when people are showing off a new pair of shades or enjoying some sunshine or warm weather.

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