Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Noun: smiley (smileys,smilies)  smI-lee
  1. An emoticon of a smiling face
Adjective: smiley (smilier,smiliest)  smI-lee
  1. With a face showing happiness, friendliness or optimism
    "Come to my arms, my smiley boy!";
    - beamish, smiling, twinkly

Derived forms: smilies, smilier, smiliest, smileys

See also: cheerful

Type of: emoticon

Encyclopedia: Smiley, Saskatchewan