Big Evil Grin (BEG)
Definition - What does Big Evil Grin (BEG) mean?
A big evil grin (BEG) is a specific example of emoticon art that depicts a face with eyebrows and a wide grin. A BEG is often used when a person makes a sly or mischievous comment. This and other emoticons are useful across many different types of digital communication media.
Techopedia explains Big Evil Grin (BEG)
The most primitive example of a BEG emoticon is done by keyboard typing and looks like this:
Another way to make a BEG emoticon is to use pre-approved codes from developers; for example, Facebook has a list of keyboard shortcuts for creating graphical depictions of a BEG. Most of these feature a round yellow face.