smiley face

noun
Updated on: 14 Nov 2017

Definition of smiley face

: a line drawing of a smiling face

Examples of smiley face in a Sentence

  1. He ended his e-mail with a smiley face.

  2. The teacher drew a smiley face on the student's homework.

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First Known Use of smiley face

1957


SMILEY FACE Defined for English Language Learners

smiley face

noun

Definition of smiley face for English Language Learners

  • : a symbol used in typing, writing, or drawing that represents a person smiling


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