Cosmopolitan Has A Guide On How To 'Decode' Men's Emoji

In the August issue of Cosmopolitan, there is a page labelled “Manthropology.”

Heavily visual, it explains how women should learn how to decode the emoji guys use, giving a few examples: Smiley and winky faces, the flexing muscle, the cocktail, the eggplant.

Here’s a few examples of what Cosmopolitan believes guys really mean when they send along emoji to women.

If they use a smiley face:

Emoji

Cosmopolitan/Caroline Moss

Or flames of fire (yikes):

Emoji

Cosmopolitan/Caroline Moss

Flexing arms:

Cosmopolitan Emoji

Cosmopolitan/Caroline Moss

The princess:

Emoji

Cosmopolitan

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