A yellow face with closed eyes, frown, and a bead of sweat dripping from its forehead. Usually depicted with a single sweat bead on its right side, though Microsoft includes two.
Meaning widely varies, but commonly conveys a moderate degree of sadness, pain, frustration, or disappointment, similar to 😢 Crying Face and 😥 Sad But Relieved Face. Not to be confused with 😅 Grinning Face With Sweat or other emojis with tear or sweat droplets.
Google previously featured a blue face. Microsoft previously depicted multiple beads of sweat from around the smiley’s forehead. Earlier designs from Samsung had more pleading eyes.
📅 Downcast Face with Sweat was approved as part of Unicode 6.0 in 2010
under the name “Face with Cold Sweat”
and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.
Sad Sweat Face