🤦 Person Facepalming Emoji

Meaning of 🤦 Person Facepalming Emoji

The 🤦 Person Facepalming emoji depicts a character making a gesture of placing their hand on their face in frustration, regardless of gender. On some platforms, it appears as a 👨 Man, while on others, it appears as a 👩 Woman. This emoji is used by both men and women to convey the same meaning as the gesture in real life and in mass culture, particularly in memes on the 🌏 Internet. It symbolizes a mix of frustration, disappointment, embarrassment, and shame, often caused by someone else's or the user's own stupid, inconsiderate, or inappropriate actions or words.

In addition, the text mentions a person feeling embarrassed and hesitant about having an open conversation or question and thinking about how to proceed.

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This emoji has other gender variations: 🤦‍♀️ Woman Facepalming, 🤦‍♂️ Man Facepalming.


Examples of 🤦 Person Facepalming Emoji using

Popular phrases with 🤦 Person Facepalming Emoji to use in messengers and the web:

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It’s so stupid I can’t believe you did this 🤦
I don’t know why I said that 🤦

Combinations with 🤦 Person Facepalming Emoji

Combinations are just a bunch of emojis placed together, like this: 🤵👰🤦‍♂️. You can use combos to make riddles or messages without words.

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— Who denies weddings
— How does she dance …
— Joke about parting
— What the hell?
— Condemnation of society
— Why does she need that color…
— How to erase these memories..
— Is she wearing a tuxedo?
— Can’t find the key!
— A naughty joke
— She doesn't notice me
— Let's roll, baby
— Embarrassment.
— Confusion
— You irritate me!
— Again..

Relevant kaomoji

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

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( ¬_ლ)
( ・᷄ㅂლ )
(¬ε ლ)
(/ヘ ̄、)
( -_-) \\_/

🤦 Person Facepalming Emoji Skin Tones Modifiers

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Person Facepalminglight skin tone
Person Facepalmingmedium-light skin tone
Person Facepalmingmedium skin tone
Person Facepalmingmedium-dark skin tone
Person Facepalmingdark skin tone

🤦 Person Facepalming Emoji look across different devices

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General information about 🤦 Person Facepalming Emoji

Full name🤦 Person Facepalming
Category👩‍❤️‍💋‍👨 People & Body
Subcategory🙅‍♀️ Person Gesture
How to type shortcode
Unicode (fully-qualified)🤦 U+1F926
Unicode versionUnicode 9.0 (2016)
Listed inEmoji Version 3.0

Translations and keywords for 🤦 Person Facepalming Emoji

Other names, keywords🤦 Disbelief
🤦 Exasperation
🤦 Face
🤦 Palm
🤦 Person Facepalming
🇺🇸 English🤦 Person Facepalming
🇪🇸 Spanish🤦 Persona llevándose la mano a la cara
🇮🇹 Italian🤦 Persona che si copre il volto con la mano
🇷🇺 Russian🤦 Человек, закрывающий лицо рукой
🇩🇪 German🤦 Person, die sich an den Kopf fasst
🇫🇷 French🤦 Personne embarrassée qui se couvre le visage avec la main
🇵🇹 Portuguese🤦 Pessoa com a mão na cara