Twitch emotes list: the meaning of Twitch characters, explained
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Several Twitch users consider ekw to be much more than a meme.
GamesDoneQuick, a semiannual charity event that brings together top speed runners, used the emote to express their discomfort if something cringe-worthy happened during the speedrun or on stream.
Derived from the meme , it's frequently used to symbolize sorrow, compassion, or more commonly to sarcastically mock a or embarrasing situation.