smiley

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Diminutive of smile.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

smiley (comparative smilier, superlative smiliest)

  1. Cheerful and happy; smiling.
  2. (slang) Having one's throat slit from side to side.

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Noun[edit]

A smiley.

smiley (plural smileys or smilies)

  1. A simplified representation of a smiling face.
  2. (Internet) A sequence of keyboard characters used to represent a person's mood or emotion, especially :) or :-) or other smiling depiction.
  3. (rare) An improvised street weapon consisting of a length of chain with padlocks and other heavy objects affixed to one end.
  4. (South Africa) A roasted sheep's head.
  5. The type of piercing of the upper frenulum (upper lip) [1]

Synonyms[edit]

  • (representation of smiling face): smiley face
  • (characters that representation an emotion): emoticon

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English smiley. [1993]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /smajli/, [ˈsmɑjli]

Noun[edit]

smiley c (singular definite smileyen, plural indefinite smileyer or smileys)

  1. smiley (representation of a smiling face)
  2. emoticon, smiley (characters that represent an emotion)

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

smiley m (plural smileys)

  1. smiley (logo of smiling face)

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

smiley m (plural smileys)

  1. smiley (simple representation of a smiling face)

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [smajlej]
  • Hyphenation: smi‧ley

Noun[edit]

smiley (definite accusative smileyi, plural smileyler)

  1. smiley

Usage notes[edit]

As the word starts with two consonants, Turkish-speaking people may pronounce it wrongly as [simajlej].

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative smiley
Definite accusative smileyi
Singular Plural
Nominative smiley smileyler
Definite accusative smileyi smileyleri
Dative smileye smileylere
Locative smileyde smileylerde
Ablative smileyden smileylerden
Genitive smileyin smileylerin
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular smileyim smileylerim
2nd singular smileyin smileylerin
3rd singular smileyi smileyleri
1st plural smileyimiz smileylerimiz
2nd plural smileyiniz smileyleriniz
3rd plural smileyleri smileyleri