‘Face with tears of joy’ emoji chosen by Oxford as the Word of The Year

emoji word of the year

 

Oxford Dictionaries’ 2015 Word of the Year is actually one pictograph among an unlimited set of little images that can range from smiley faces to red angry faces, from happy cats to family portraits, and include a coffee cup, football, taco, house, thumbs-up, hat, sun, and shoe: emoji. Oxford University Press (OUP) explained that the Face with Tears of Joy emoji was chosen because it is a symbol of the ideas, emotions, and activities of people during the year 2015.

 

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