A yellow face with a somewhat reserved smile and a tear dripping from one eye. The idea behind this emoji is not that it should convey happiness or joy, but rather that you try to keep your spirits up when you go through something difficult. Even a bit like smiling a little resignedly (sometimes ironically) at a situation that you are not really happy with.
As one of the largest English-language emoji sites, we also have the ability to collect large amounts of statistics about the popularity of all emojis, and this particular emoji 🥲 ("smiling face with tear"), is ranked 87 out of all 1837 emojis in the top list for this year. The most popular month in terms of usage of the emoji 🥲 is december, last it had about 50 views on our site during this month. The month that is the second most popular month is february. Below is a graph that shows what percentage of all views of the year fall on the respective months of the year for emoji 🥲.
Here you'll find more info about the emoji 🥲. The main group that the emoji smiling face with tear belongs to is Smileys & People, a group that it shares with another 1836 similar emojis. A lot of emojis does also exist in different variations, for example different skin colors, the emoji smiling face with tear does however not have any known variations.
If you want to copy the emoji in order to use it in for example an email or a chat, all you have to do is click the button "Click here to copy emoji" that is listed below the emoji. The emoji smiling face with tear will then be placed in your clipboard, and you can easily paste it the way you normally paste copied text - for example by pressing ctrl+v (or cmd+v if you are using a Mac) if you are using a regular computor. Please note though that this function is disabled on mobile phones due to techincal issues, there you'll have to hold your finger towards the emoji and copy it the regular way once the dialogue opens.
Below you will also find the HEX code for the emoji together with a prepared example coded in HTML that is ready for you to use directly in a generic HTML document.
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