The 🙁 meaning is Slightly Frowning Face. A typical yellow emoji face with oval eyes. In addition, it has a downturned mouth, which makes 🙁 emoji look sad. On some platforms, the emoji also has red cheeks. But how and when to use the 🙁 emoji in a text message? You are amazed at something but at the same time astonished? Then just write this emoji. An example would be: “Are we really going to take an exam tomorrow? 🙁” The emoji was added to Unicode 7.0 in 2014 and to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.