Emoji Slang: A Guide for Parents

Originally published at: https://www.bark.us/blog/emoji-slang-guide/

You probably know some of the slang terms your child uses while texting, but you may be completely baffled by all of the emoji slang they use to chat with friends. But don’t worry — we’ve explained some of the most common emojis popular teens and tweens use so you can know what they’re actually saying. Warning: some of these can be a little :hot_pepper: (explained below). Popular Emoji Slang :eggplant: — Penis :peach: — Butt :taco: — Vagina :ghost: — Indicates being “ghosted” (dumped with no explanation) :point_right::point_left: — Shy, nervous (usually in the context of flirting) :ok_hand: — Can…

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