One of the three wise monkeys, known as Kikazaru.
This Hear-No-Evil monkey has hands covering his ears, as part of the proverb “see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil”.
Sometimes used as a playful I didn’t want to hear that expression.
Hear-No-Evil Monkey was approved as part of Unicode 6.0 in 2010 and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.
🙉 🙈 Kikazaru
🙉 🙈 Monkey Covering Ears