handshake 🤝

We often shake hands when we agree, congratulate, or make a deal with someone. And if you want to shake a person’s hand online, send them a Handshake emoji! This emoji depicts two yellow hands joined together in a handshake.

Use the handshake emoji if you want to congratulate someone, whether it is something important as landing a job or trivial as finishing a game. For instance, you have a friend who recently graduated or landed a job. As we well all know, these two can be pretty challenging. In either case, send them a whole-hearted congratulatory message with this hands shaking emoji to let them know that you support their efforts.

Alternatively, you can also use the handshake emoji in meme culture. In social media, you would often see memes that involve two groups of people or individuals who are different but share something similar. These may include something amusing, such as trivial characteristics or preferences, to something that can be offensive for some people, such as stereotypes.

And lastly, we shake hands when we make a deal with someone. It is even more applicable in anything that involves money, be it buy and sell, real estate, and so on. So if you ordered something via social media marketplaces, send your seller a handshake emoji when you made and closed a deal.

🤝 Handshake is a fully-qualified emoji as part of Unicode 9.0 which was introduced in 2016.

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shaking hands emoji

shake hands emoji

shake emoji

hand holding emoji

hold emoji

deal emoji

agreement emoji

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Handshake Emoji History

Handshake Emoji is created in the year 2016.

Handshake Emoji Unicode Data