Time’s up! A timer set to count down and sound an alarm after a designated amount of time, as used in the kitchen. Appearance varies by platform. Commonly used for various content concerning time, including countdowns and deadlines.
Apple, WhatsApp, and Facebook’s designs resemble kitchen timers. Other designs may be confused with 🕰️ Mantelpiece Clock or other clock emojis.
Timer Clock was approved as part of Unicode 6.0 in 2010 and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.