Play Or Pause Button

Meaning

Play Or Pause Button emoji is a triangle pointint to the right with two vertical lines in front. You’ll usually see this button on your music player or computer or wherever you are listening to music to pause or play the current song. Someone may be trying to talk over the loud music you are playing, so they may send this emoji with a 🛑 Stop Sign emoji.

You can pay attention to their request to stop your music, or completely ignore it and shout over the music. In other cases, someone may be asking you to keep playing your music. If they send this emoji with a 👍 Thumbs Up Sign emoji, give them what they want and start up that music again. +add

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Examples of using

Popular phrases with ⏯ Play Or Pause Button Emoji to use in messengers and web:

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  • ⏯ the video for the presentation.
  • Can you ⏯ the movie so we can call?
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Kaomojis

Kaomojis are popular in Japan to share emotions and situations using Japanese grammar punctuations and characters. Like this: |>||! You can use this creative style in messengers and web to impress your friends. Here are some relevant Kaomojis related to ⏯ Play Or Pause Button Emoji:

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Look across different devices

Emojis may look different across platforms. Every web service, OS or gadgets’ manufacturer may create Emojis design according to their own corporate style and vision. Here you can check out how ⏯ Play Or Pause Button Emoji looks like on most popular platforms:

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Apple Play Or Pause Button Emoji on Apple macOS and iOS iPhones
Google Play Or Pause Button Emoji on Google Android and Chromebooks
Windows Play Or Pause Button Emoji on Windows
Facebook Play Or Pause Button Emoji on Facebook
Twitter Play Or Pause Button Emoji on Twitter
WhatsApp Play Or Pause Button Emoji on WhatsApp
Samsung Play Or Pause Button Emoji on Samsung Phones
LG Play Or Pause Button Emoji on LG Phones

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General information

Full name ⏯ Play Or Pause Button
How to type shortcode
:play_pause:
Unicode U+23EF
Unicode version Unicode 6.0 (2010)
Listed in Emoji Version 1.0

Translations and keywords

Another names, keywords ⏯ Start
⏯ Pause
⏯ Arrow
⏯ Play
⏯ Play Or Pause Button
⏯ Right
⏯ Triangle
French name Bouton Lecture/Pause
French keywords Bouton Lecture/Pause, Flèche, Lecture, Pause, Triangle
German name Wiedergabe Oder Pause
German keywords Dreieck, Pause, Pfeil, Rechts, Wiedergabe, Wiedergabe Oder Pause
Italian name Pulsante Riproduci/Pausa
Italian keywords Destra, Freccia, Play E Pausa, Play O Pausa, Pulsante Riproduci/Pausa, Triangolo
Portuguese name Botão De Reproduzir Ou Pausar
Portuguese keywords Botão De Reproduzir Ou Pausar, Direita, Pausar, Reproduzir, Seta, Triângulo
Spanish name Reproducir O Pausa
Spanish keywords Pausa, Reproducir, Reproducir O Pausa, Triángulo

Codes for developers

URL Escape Code %E2%8F%AF
Bytes (UTF-8) \xE2\x8F\xAF
Punycode xn--goh
HTML hex ⏯️
HTML dec ⏯️
PHP 7 \u{23EF}
JavaScript \u23EF
JSON \u23EF
CSS \023EF
Java \u23EF
C, C++ \u23EF
Python \u23EF
Perl \x{23EF}
Ruby \u{23EF}