The 😏 meaning is Smirking Face. It is also known as Flirting, Smug Face, Suggestive Smile or Sexual Face. What does the Smirking Face (😏) in WhatsApp or Facebook mean? Even though the meaning of an emoji always depends on the content of the message, most smileys already have a basic sense of what it’s about. So it is with the grinning smiley with the slightly offensive look, because this is mostly used for “flirting”. Alternatively, many people like to use the emoji for a statement like “look, what a great guy I am” or “it was clear that I did it”. In addition to the happy version shown here, there is also an annoyed smiley with the corners of his mouth going down. This Emoji was approved as part of Unicode 6.0 and thus in the year 2010 and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.