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PSA: The Upside-Down Smile Is The Greatest New Emoji

Sorry unicorn, taco and cheese emoji, there's a new favourite in town.

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In the latest update to our emoji library, one quiet achiever has ousted every other new addition to become the best of the best. We're talking about upside-down face:

Look at how perfect it is. Why is it upside-down? Is it mad at me?? Is it upset??? Is it glad to be here??????? We have so many questions.

According to emojipedia:

But that's so straightforward. There are secrets the upside-down smile is hiding behind those blank eyes.
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But that's so straightforward. There are secrets the upside-down smile is hiding behind those blank eyes.

Don't believe us? Here's a few scenarios to illustrate just how perfect upside-down face is in everyday life.

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When your parents are concerned about you.

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When you get those ~special~ late-night texts.

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When you want to be passive aggressive AF.

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When you need a favour.

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When you run into someone you have a huge crush on and try to play it cool.

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And when said hottie wants to catch up.

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When you want to be subtle about needing a quick exit.

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When you're on the other side of the world.

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Or when you've had a long day/a bad day/a great day/you're bored/you're thirsty...

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Use it wisely, use it often, use it well.