👆 Meaning: A raised hand showing the tanned side of the hand with just the forefinger and the thumb held out while the rest of the fingers are folded into the palm.
The 👆 Backhand Index Pointing Up emoji signifies directing upwards. It can be used to point towards something that’s on top of the emoji, like a picture, video, a link, anything. This emoji is available in the designated skin tones almost across all platforms.
How and When to Use the 👆 Backhand Index Pointing Up Emoji
- If you’re sending a video, picture or anything, use 👆 emoji to draw attention to the subject, as a way of pointing towards it.
- 👆 can be used to point at anything that is placed above this emoji, otherwise, it makes no sense.
- If someone’s acting up and being all smart about something you didn’t say, then reply to a message and use 👆 emoji to show them that it’s otherwise.
- Use 👆 emoji as a way of saying “Here, look here”.
- 👆 Look Up
- 👆 Top
- 👆 On Top
- 👆 Pointing Up
- 👆 Above
- 👆 Up
- 👆 Here
- 👆 Point Upwards
- 👆 Point Up
- 👆 Scroll Up