Emoji dictionary 🕸️ Spiderweb emoji or Spider Web emoji [ spahy-der-web ih-moh-jee ] Published October 19, 2020 What does 🕸️ Spiderweb emoji mean? The Spiderweb emoji 🕸️ depicts a classic image of a web spun by a spider. The emoji is commonly used to refer to literal spiderwebs, cobwebs, and spiders more generally. Because many people find spiders and their webs scary, the Spiderweb emoji 🕸️ is also used in the context of various spooky things or feelings, especially around Halloween. Like the Spider emoji 🕷️, the Spiderweb emoji 🕸️ is also very often used in references to the superhero Spider-Man, who is able to shoot webs to swing across skyscrapers and to capture villains. Related words 🕷️ Spider emoji, clock spider, 🧟 Zombie emoji, 🎃 Jack-O'-Lantern emoji, 👻 Ghost emoji, 🧛 Vampire emoji, ⚰️ Coffin emoji Where does 🕸️ Spiderweb emoji come from? The Spiderweb emoji 🕸️ was approved under Unicode 7.0 in 2014. On most major platforms, the Spiderweb emoji 🕸️ portrays a symmetrical, gray spider’s web. It typically resembles a classic orb web seen in Halloween decorations. Examples of 🕸️ Spiderweb emoji As much as I hate spiders watching them spin a web is amazing 🕸️ @DayDay4Days, August 13, 2018 Saw Spiderman Homecoming, and it was everything I wanted and more! Loved this fresh new take on my favourite superhero. 🕸️ ❤️ @DollAndDye, July 9, 2017 Who uses 🕸️ Spiderweb emoji? The Spiderweb emoji 🕸️ is used to refer to literal spiders and their webs, which some people find unpleasant—and others, stunning feats of nature. me: *sees spider inside* 🕷️"no don't kill it please let me get this beautiful misunderstood creature outside" also me: *walks through a spider web* 🕸️"OH GOD PLEASE NO I'M GOING TO BE EATEN ALIVE BY THESE HELL SPAWN TIME TO SCREAM BLOODY MURDER AND FLAIL UNTIL I DIE" — Eugene Lee Yang (@EugeneLeeYang) August 30, 2018 Not so fun fact: There are 36,000 types of spiders on the planet. 🕸️ — Secret Agent Number Six (@DesignationSix) August 24, 2019 The Spiderweb emoji 🕸️ is especially used around Halloween when trying to evoke an eerie air. . 🕸️ 🕸️ 🕸️ 🕷️ 🕸️ Happy 🕸️ Halloween to 🕸️ everyone on the 🕸️ web. 🕸️ 🕸️ 🕸️ — Micros🎃ft (@Microsoft) November 1, 2019 🍂🕸️👻🎃 TOMORROW THE SPOOKY SEASON STARTS 🎃👻🕸️🍂 — Min 🌙 (@moonphelios) September 30, 2017 Due to a similar appearance, the Spiderweb emoji 🕸️ is sometimes accidentally used in place of Snowflake emoji ❄️. Just Added Lunar New Year, nepo baby, tripledemic, home provider, iykyk Note This is not meant to be a formal definition of 🕸️ Spiderweb 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 🕸️ Spiderweb emoji that will help our users expand their word mastery.