A yellow face with an open mouth wailing and streams of heavy tears flowing from closed eyes. May convey inconsolable grief but also other intense feelings, such as uncontrollable laughter or overwhelming joy.
Not to be confused with 😂 Face With Tears of Joy. Several platforms, including Apple, feature the same mouth as on their 😲 Astonished Face.
Loudly Crying Face was approved as part of Unicode 6.0 in 2010 and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.
The "😭" or "Loudly Crying Face" emote is typically used to convey intense sadness, grief, or despair in digital communication. It features a face with closed eyes and tears streaming down both cheeks.
- Regret & Remorse:
"I wish I didn't say those hurtful things to my friend 😭"
- Disappointment & Frustration:
"I studied so hard for this test and still failed 😭"
- Disappointment & Letdown:
"I was really looking forward to this concert, but it got cancelled 😭"