🫔 is an emote that depicts a tamale, a traditional Mesoamerican dish made of masa (a type of dough) filled with various ingredients such as meat, vegetables, or cheese, and then wrapped in a corn husk before being steamed or boiled. The emote is often used on social media platforms to express excitement, hunger, or appreciation for Mexican cuisine.
- Shame & Embarrassment:
"I accidentally dropped my tamale on the floor at the potluck... everyone saw. 🫔"
- Indulgence & Decadence:
"I know I shouldn't eat another tamale, but they're just too good. 🫔"
- Curiosity & Inquisitiveness:
"What's the history behind the tamale? 🫔"