Emoji. Acronyms. Code. What are your kids really saying online?

Do you ever look at your child's phone and wonder what the heck they are saying?

Well, we are here to help you understand some of the more common phrases, emojis, and acronyms being used by kids to communicate in code.

  1. ๐Ÿ† โ€” Penis
  2. ๐Ÿฅด โ€” Used to express drunkenness, sexual arousal, or a grimace
  3. ๐Ÿ‘ โ€” Butt
  4. ๐Ÿฅต โ€” Means "hot" in a sexual sense; a kid might comment this on their crush's Instagram selfie, for example
  5. ๐Ÿš› โ€” โ€œDump truck,โ€ which refers to a large and/or shapely bottom
  6. ๐ŸŒฎ โ€” Vagina
  7. ๐Ÿ™ƒ โ€” Used to express annoyance about something
  8. ๐Ÿคก โ€” Used when getting caught in a mistake or when feeling like a fraud
  9. ๐Ÿ‘ป โ€” Indicates being โ€œghostedโ€ (dumped with no explanation)
  10. ๐Ÿงข โ€” Symbolizes a lie, which could also be called a โ€œcapโ€
  11. ๐Ÿ‘‰๐Ÿ‘ˆ โ€” Shy, nervous (usually in the context of flirting)
  12. ๐Ÿงฟ โ€” Represents warding off the "evil eye"
  13. ๐Ÿง  โ€” Oral sex
  14. ๐Ÿ’ฆ โ€” Ejaculation
  15. ๐Ÿ‘… โ€” May indicate sexual activity, especially oral sex
  16. โณ โ€” Used when someone has an โ€œhourglassโ€ body shape
  17. ๐Ÿฅถ โ€” Often used in response to a snarky or "savage" comment (as in, "That was cold"
  18. ๐Ÿ˜ˆ โ€” Feeling frisky or naughty
  19. ๐Ÿ‘๏ธ ๐Ÿ‘„ ๐Ÿ‘๏ธ โ€” A response that means, โ€œIt is what it isโ€
  20.  ๐Ÿงšโ€โ™€๏ธโœจโ€” Can be used in comments to denote a sarcastic, mean-spirited tone
  21. ๐Ÿƒ โ€” Emoji slang for Marijuana/weed
  22. ๐Ÿคค โ€” Desiring someone sexually (often used in response to nudes)
  23. ๐Ÿ’ โ€” Breasts/testicles/virginity
  24. ๐Ÿ โ€” Represents nudes, which are often called โ€œnoodsโ€
  25. ๐Ÿ‘€ โ€” Used when sending or receiving nudes
  26. ๐Ÿ’ณ โ€” Often used on TikTok to express wanting something portrayed in the video
  27. ๐Ÿ’ฏ โ€” A stamp of approval; โ€œI agreeโ€
  28. ๐Ÿ”จ โ€” Used to refer to sexual activity
  29. ๐ŸŒถ๏ธ โ€” Indicates โ€œspiciness,โ€ i.e., inappropriate or risque content
  30. ๐ŸŒฝ โ€” Represents "porn," especially on TikTok

Want to learn more about the emojis kids are using today? Check out this guide to sexting emojis in 2023.

Download our full guide at www.SafeHouseProject.org to start having meaningful, age appropriate conversations with your kids around online safety today.


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