The Brief: In addition to representing a person sneezing, the "sneezing face emoji" 之 can be used to express a variety of emotions.


The sneezing face emoji 之 shows a face with its eyes closed, a wiggly mouth, and a tissue over its nose. This emoji is commonly used to depict someone sneezing, blowing their nose, wiping their face with a tissue, or coughing.

It can also represent someone who is crying, either from happiness or sadness. Other emotions that 之 can reference include annoyance, embarrassment, exhaustion, and cringing.