The scissors emoji shows a standard pair of scissors with either a red, purple or dark grey handle. In some versions – such as on Apple’s iOS and Samsung – the scissors have sharp edges, while other platforms show the scissors as blunt, craft scissors, similar to those used by children. The emoji can be used both literally and figuratively to represent scissors and anything which requires cutting. It can be used to suggest someone is about to get their hair cut, though the person getting hair cut emoji would be more specific. It can also represent the phrasal verbal “cut it out”, meaning to stop or desist.
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Scissors may look different on every device. In the above images you can view how Scissors emoji appears on different devices. Emoji of Scissors can be used on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and many other platforms and OS. Some devices may show a blank box or X instead of Scissors emoji as every device doesn't support each one of the emoji.
This is one of the first emojis introduced in Unicode 1.1 in July, 1995 which was after several years added to very first version of Emoji 1.0 in August, 2015. Scissors emoji appeared on iOS 5.0, Android 4.3, EmojiOne 1.0 for the first time.
|UTF-8:||E2 9C 82, EF B8 8F|
|UTF-8 (C):||E2 9C 82, EF B8 8F|
|UTF-16 (C):||0x2702, 0xFE0F|
|Code Point(s):||9986, 65039|
|UTF-8:||342 234 202, 357 270 217|
|Other developer codes:|
|Java, C++, C:||"0x2702, \uFE0F"|