look up any word, like blumpkin:
 
1.
|>
A symbol you type out when things get awkward and you're not really sure what to say.

ORIGIN: I used to walk away when things got awkward but then I started to pretend to and leave my nose poking out the side of a wall (hiding my body) and see if people would notice and it's actually really hilarious trust me..............................
Lucy: "I need to poop."
You: "|>"
by herpderpderpderpherp August 15, 2011