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🤦‍♂️Man Facepalming

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Meaning of 🤦‍♂️ Man Facepalming Emoji

Man Facepalming emoji is the picture of a male character, making a recognized gesture — the so-called facepalm, which looks like a face, half closed by a palm of a hand. This emoji is used by men exactly in the same meanings this gesture is used in real life and in mass culture — i.e. as a symbol of feeling ashamed, deeply disappointed, and frustrated at the same time because of something stupid, senseless, or obviously wrong.

It may be used both as a reaction of someone else’s stupid mistakes and as a confession of one’s own and also as a sign of embarrassment.

User-Submitted Meanings

It also can mean when someone has been stupid and is doing silly things. E.g. What have you done?! 🤦‍♂️
Author diidobiscuitsurprpise, Aug 23, 2023
A gesture showing a mix of emotions like disbelief, annoyance, or disappointment. Such a stupid thing 🤦‍♂️
Author dohiSancve, Feb 12, 2024

Examples of the 🤦‍♂️ Man Facepalming Emoji in use

Frequently used 🤦‍♂️ Man Facepalming Emoji phrases for messengers and web communication:

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Combinations with 🤦‍♂️ Man Facepalming Emoji

Combinations are just a bunch of emojis placed together, like this: 🤦‍♀️🤦🤦‍♂️ . You can use these combos to create riddles or convey messages without using words.

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— Bruh
— You irritate me!
— What the hell?
— Who denies weddings

Relevant kaomoji

Kaomoji are popular in Japan for sharing emotions and situations using Japanese grammar, punctuation, and characters. Like this: ( -_-) \_/ ! To impress your friends, you can use this creative style in messengers and the web.

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Skin tones

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Man Facepalminglight skin tone
Man Facepalmingmedium-light skin tone
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Man Facepalmingmedium-dark skin tone
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🤦‍♂️ Man Facepalming Emoji designs on different devices

Emojis may look different across platforms. Each web service, OS, or gadget manufacturer can create an Emoji design according to their corporate style and vision. Here, you can check out what the 🤦‍♂️ Man Facepalming Emoji looks like on the most popular platforms:

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Man Facepalming on LG

🤦‍♂️ Man Facepalming Emoji: specifications and details

Full name 🤦‍♂️ Man Facepalming
Category 👩‍❤️‍💋‍👨 People & Body
Subcategory 🙅‍♀️ Person Gesture
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Unicode (fully-qualified) 🤦‍♂️ U+1F926 U+200D U+2642 U+FE0F
Unicode (minimally-qualified) 🤦‍♂ U+1F926 U+200D U+2642
Made with U+1F926 🤦 Person Facepalming
U+2642 U+FE0F ♂️ Male Sign
Unicode version Unicode 9.0 (2016)
Listed in Emoji Version 4.0

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