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By Emojo Chatel Jan. According to a year-end report by OkCupid, was the year of using emojis in online dating messages. I mean, if you have a picture to sum up what you mean, why would you even think of using words? Words are overrated in a world of emojis! The Hangover report uncovered lots of goodies in regards to how people communicate with each other in messages on OkCupid.

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People Love Their Coffee Right behind the cake emoji, in second place, is a cup coffee.

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Kinda Oocupid, but it gets the point across if you want to have coffee on a date. Pizza Before Burgers In keeping with the food-related emojis, pizza, in third spot, seems to be the preferred food, or emoji at least. Of the top five, the burger came in last place, with the cocktail emoji coming in at the fourth spot.

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Monkeys Rule The top emoji in the animal kingdom is the monkey. But not any monkey, but emji monkey covering his eyes. Why is he covering his eyes?

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The horrors! Busy Bees For All Second to the monkey covering his eyes, is the bee, that very, very busy bee.

But no matter the reason behind it, in third place is the jockey on a horse, followed by the alligator in fourth spot, and the fish in fifth spot, rounding out the top five non-food emojis. Want more of Bustle's Sex and Relationships coverage?

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Check out our new podcast, I Want It That Way, which delves into the difficult and downright dirty parts of a relationship, and find Okcpid on our Soundcloud. Share When attempting to woo a stranger on a dating app, which emojis are the best emojis?

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A playful wink? Even though these emojis are more likely to merit a response, it seems that only a brave few actually use them. Please note the painfully safe blushing emoji, the predictable heart emoji and the profoundly chill-but-not-chill winky-face emoji: OkCupid While it's slightly troubling that two of the top five response-generating emojis involve tears why are you emoki

According rmoji the OkCupid data, however, the worst offense one could commit when trying to strike up a conversation with a stranger isn't sending a dreaded winky face. It's simply saying "hey.