😬 Grimacing Face


Discomfort, Awkwardness, Nervousness, Foot in Mouth, Embarrassment, Sorry Face, Disgust

😬 Meaning: A yellow face with big, round eyes and a straight, wide-open, and tightly-toothed mouth. This emoji suggests awkwardness and an overall sense of discomfort.

The 😬 Grimacing Face signifies a sense of cluelessness and cringe, the kind where you just smile, not knowing what to do, and wishing you were invisible. It shows a feeling of being extremely uncomfortable or even embarrassed, in a conversation or a situation.

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How and When to Use the 😬 Grimacing Face Emoji

  • If someone brought up an embarrassing conversation, send this emoji as a sign of discomfort.
  • If someone just asked you something really awkward on text, send this emoji to show that you’re not comfortable answering the question or continuing the chat.
  • If you’re nervous in a conversation or about something within the conversation, use this emoji to show that.
  • If you’re being having a conversation where you’d rather have a foot in your mouth, send this emoji.

Other Names

  • 😬 Awkward Face
  • 😬 Cringe
  • 😬 Embarrassment
  • 😬 Foot in Mouth
  • 😬 Uncomfortable
  • 😬 Nervousness
  • 😬 Nervous
  • 😬 Anxious
  • 😬 Eek
  • 😬 Awkward
    😬 Made a Mistake