😬 Grimacing Face

A grimace emoji, showing bared teeth. Generally used when a mistake or unfavorable situation has arisen – aka “eek!”. This emoji previously looked similar to Grinning Face With Smiling Eyes on iOS.

On Snapchat, this emoji next to a friend denotes that you send the most snaps to the same person that they do. i.e. you share a #1 Best Friend.

Grimacing Face was approved as part of Unicode 6.1 in 2012 and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.

🚩 Appearance differs greatly cross-platform. Use with caution.

Also Known As

  • 😬 Awkward
  • 😬 Eek
  • 😬 Foot In Mouth
  • 😬 Nervous
  • 😬 Snapchat Mutual #1Β Best Friend

Apple Name

😬 Grimacing Face



  • :grimacing:

See also