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noun as in emoticon

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In their wet swimsuits and dripping hair, they castigate her, with a great deal of smiley passive-aggression, for not responding to the group chat.

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The first one came punctuated with a smiley face, as though the dissident were still adding emojis to the blog that started his political career.

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He included an emoji of a smiley face spouting tears of laughter.

In a guest book outside the door, Greene writes “You’re a traitor,” accompanied by a smiley face.

That’s totally different from basic smiley face emoji, for example.

Tavis Smiley, the PBS talk show host and close friend to Cornel West, often credits West with having a “useable intellect.”

Smiley, meanwhile, tried to tamp down fears by comparing the Ebola outbreak to the SARS outbreak of 2003.

Tavis Smiley criticized the media for Ebola fear-mongering, and George Will claimed the virus could spread through the air.

Smiley is a PBS talk show host who has written several previous books about the African-American experience.

A Thousand Acres by Jane Smiley Lear gave away his kingdom.

It is where the stranger says to Smiley, "I don't see no p'ints about that frog that's any better'n any other frog."

And you—why should you be going to expense, and knocking out things that costs money, because Mother Smiley's coming?

If she could get him to swallow some hot food before Mrs. Smiley came, all might yet be well.

He was thinking of Miriam Usbech as she was twenty years ago, and of Mrs. Smiley as she appeared at present.

He was considered to have made his offer, and Mrs. Smiley thereupon formally accepted him.


On this page you'll find 3 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to smiley, such as: emotag, and winkey.

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