What does it mean when someone puts this at the end of a hub comment. : -D

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  1. Healing Touch profile image83
    Healing Touchposted 7 years ago

    What does it mean when someone puts this at the end of a hub comment.
    : -D

    I see this often and don't know what it means. Help

  2. Ellen Page profile image56
    Ellen Pageposted 7 years ago

    It is a smiley face like
    smile
    big_smile
    tongue
    Look at it sideways.  Smiley faces are used at the end of a message to show an emotion, usually because it is often hard to interpret what the author's tone is. For instance, to show that I was joking, I might add a tongue (smiley w/ tongue out) to show that I didn't mean the comment seriously.
    Hope this helps!

  3. agvulpes profile image86
    agvulpesposted 7 years ago

    What Ellen said,  plus the dash to me represents the nose and the capital D indicates a 'mouth open laugh' rather than just a 'smile' as in :-D  or a  ;-)  would indicate a 'wink'
    I'm sure there are more versions and interpretations  around ;-)

  4. EuroCafeAuLait profile image83
    EuroCafeAuLaitposted 6 years ago

    I think it's the nose on the face.  It could also mean that the person has a bad cold with a dripping nose, LOL...

 
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