๐Ÿง… Onion


Tears, Spice, Pungency, Layers, Privacy, Masked, Cooking, Flavor, Smelly

๐Ÿง… Meaning: A perfectly round vegetable with a pointy tip on top and a slightly hairy stem bud at the bottom. The emoji is designed in a subtle pinkish-orange shade, which might be darker on some platforms.

Considering the amount of visual discomfort onions can cause, the ๐Ÿง… Onion emoji can signify tears (not stemming from sadness, thankfully). It can also suggest spice, pungency, privacy, and a sense of having more sides or layers to something or someone (sure you can think of one).

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How and When to Use the ๐Ÿง… Onion Emoji

  • In a casual chat, if someone said something that they assumed would offend you, you can use ๐Ÿง… in that conversation. Like, โ€œOmg. I cannot begin to express how much Iโ€™m crying about it rn ๐Ÿง…โ€. It can be vice versa too.
  • Are you talking about something or someone who seems to have more to them than what meets the eye, then you can use ๐Ÿง… to describe that situation, person, or even a conversation.
  • Use ๐Ÿง… while sharing pictures of onion-based edibles like onion rings.
  • Donโ€™t limit the use of ๐Ÿง… to just onions that look like the emoji, it can be used for all types and forms of onions and for spring onions too!
  • You can use ๐Ÿง… in contexts of catfishing as well ๐Ÿ˜ฌ.
  • If youโ€™re sharing a picture, the caption for which would revolve around the grounds of โ€˜masksโ€™, โ€˜layersโ€™, etc, then guess what, you can use ๐Ÿง… in that caption.

Other Names

  • ๐Ÿง… Bulb Onion
  • ๐Ÿง… Common Onion
  • ๐Ÿง… Shallot
  • ๐Ÿง… Scallion
  • ๐Ÿง… Spring Onion
  • ๐Ÿง… White Onion
  • ๐Ÿง… Potato Onion
  • ๐Ÿง… Leek
  • ๐Ÿง… Chive
  • ๐Ÿง… Chinese Onion