๐Ÿค” Thinking Face

A face shown with a single finger and thumb resting on the chin, glancing upward. Used to indicate thinking, or deep thought.

Can be paired with a thought-balloon or a light bulb, to indicate an idea, and is sometimes used to question the intelligence of a written statement aka throwing shade at a person or concept.

One of the few smileys to feature a hand or hands.

Thinking Face was approved as part of Unicode 8.0 in 2015 and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.

Also Known As

  • ๐Ÿค” Chin Thumb
  • ๐Ÿค” Thinker
  • ๐Ÿค” Throwing Shade

Apple Name

๐Ÿค” Thinking Face


See also