The "(つ≧ヮ≦)つ(･ิU･ิo)" emote or "Hugging my dude" emote is a Japanese-style emoticon that represents a person hugging someone else with a cheerful expression. The two sets of parentheses represent the arms of the person giving the hug, while the characters in between represent the face of the person being hugged.
- Love & Adoration:
"I love you more than words can express. (つ≧ヮ≦)つ(･ิU･ิo)"
- Joy & Gratitude:
"Thank you so much for helping me move all my furniture, you're the best! (つ≧ヮ≦)つ(･ิU･ิo)"
- Friendship & Camaraderie:
"Thanks for always being my partner in crime, we have so much fun together! (つ≧ヮ≦)つ(･ิU･ิo)"