see the letter "A" in your dream represents the beginning of a new
stage. You are moving on to something new and grand. Alternatively, the letter
"A" invokes feelings of superiority and grandeur. It may indicate the
name or initial of a person.
see or use an abacus in your dream refers to your outdated views. You have
an old fashion perspective on certain issues.
see or eat abalone in your dream indicates a transitional period in your life.
The symbol may also be a play on words to indicate feelings of
dream that you are abandoned suggests that it is time to leave behind past
feelings and characteristics that are hindering your growth. Let go of your old
attitudes. A more direct and literal interpretation of this dream indicates you
have a fear of being deserted, abandoned, or even betrayed. It may stem from a
recent loss or a fear of losing a loved one. The fear of abandonment may
manifest itself into your dream as part of the healing process and dealing with
losing a loved one. It may also stem from unresolved feelings or problems from
childhood. Alternatively, the dream indicates that you are feeling neglected or
that your feelings are being overlooked. Perhaps the dream is a metaphor that
you need to approach life with "reckless abandon" and live more
abandon others in your dream suggests that you are overwhelmed by the problems
and decisions in your life.
see an abbey in your dream signifies
spirituality, peace of mind and freedom from anxiety. You are in a state of
contentment and satisfaction. Help for you is always around the corner.
see an abbey in ruins indicates feelings of hopelessness. You have a tendency to
not finish what you started.
see an abbot in your dream suggests that someone has power over you and are
making you do things that you do not necessarily want to do. You are feeling
confined or restricted. The dream indicates that you will experience many
obstacles and setback before achieving success and prestige.
see abbreviations in your dream may represent the initials of someone in your
life. The abbreviations could stand for an organization or a common acronym or
it may spell out some hidden message or advice. The dreaming mind likes to make
use of puns, as well as shorthand messages. For example, "CD" could be
a pun on a "seedy" situation. "AA" could stand for
Alcoholics Anonymous and thus point to the dangers or your excesses and negative
behaviors. "Inc" may represent an "inkling", hunch or
suspicious you have about a situation.
see your abdomen in a dream refers to your natural instincts and repressed
emotions. There is something in your real life that you "cannot
stomach" or have difficulties accepting. You need to get it out of your
system. Alternatively, the dream symbol may be strictly physiological and you
may just be experiencing constipation or indigestion.
dream that your abdomen is exposed represents issues you have with trust and
feelings of vulnerability. You are expressing your primal emotions and
dream that your abdomen is swollen indicates that some new project is in the
dream of being abducted indicates that you are being manipulated by your
circumstances or by someone. You lack control of your own life.
witness an abduction in your dream signifies feelings of helplessness.
dream that you are abducting someone implies that you are holding on to something
that you need to let go. You may be forcing your views and opinions on
dream that you abhor a person represents your waking dislike for that person.
You are harboring feelings of resentment or aggression and feel that this person
has acted in a less than honorable way.
dream that you are abhorred by others suggests that you may be forcing your
views and opinions on others. You are rubbing others the wrong way.
dream of some abnormality or of abnormal objects indicate that the problems that
have been preoccupying your mind will soon be resolved. Note
that anything appearing abnormal draws attention to that particular aspect.
Something in your life may not be consistent with how you feel things should be.
see an Aborigine in your dream represents both your untamed, natural self and
your pure, innocent side. You need to be more in touch with your intuition and
inner forces. It also suggests that you are being overindulgent or overly
emotional. You may be harming yourself and jeopardizing your well-being due to
dream that you have an abortion suggests that you are hindering and blocking
your own growth. You may be hesitant in pursuing a new direction in your life
due to fear, pressure, personal conflict or moral obligation. The dream may also
be a reflection of your own real-life abortion and thus serves as a way
of healing from the trauma and working towards self-acceptance. Alternatively,
this dream may also be a message for you to take care and look after your
dream that someone has an abortion refers to an aspect of your relationship with
this person is not growing or maturing. If you do not know this person, then the
dream may be about your own personal views on abortion.
dream that you or someone has an illegal abortion indicates that you are
desperate to keep things the exact same. If the abortion results in death, then
it means that your approach to a problem is all wrong.
The Meaning In Action: "Boiling
see something above you in your dream suggests that you need to set your goals
higher. Aim high! Alternatively, the dream indicates that you are feeling
inferior or inadequate.
see Abraham Lincoln in your dream refers to your solid character and leadership
ability. Known as "Honest Abe", the dream may also be telling you to
be truthful or to come clean about something.
dream of being or going abroad indicates unbalance and chaos in your
current situation and condition. Consequently, your dream may represent your
need for a change in scenery or a desire to escape from a current situation. You
need to make some drastic changes in your life. Alternatively, the
dream may suggest that you need to expand your horizons or experience a new
sense of spirituality.
dream that someone is absent, especially if you expect to find them, suggests
that you are looking for something that is already lost to you. Alternatively,
you may be looking to fill a void in your life. Something is missing from your
dream that you have an abscess suggests that there is something that you need to
express and get out into the open.
dream that you have absconded with something indicates your failed
accomplishments. You may also be feeling insecure about your achievements. You
feel that you are never good enough. Consider the significance or value of what
you have absconded.
be absorbed in whatever you are doing suggests that you may be too focused on
your own thing and risk alienating others around you. The dream may also be a
metaphor that you need to integrate and adapt to your various surroundings.
dream that you practice abstinence from drinking, sex or any other sort of
sensual temptation is a warning against being over confidant. You need to
take things more slowly.
dream of having an abundance of a certain item indicates that you need to
conserve your resources and energies. This dream may be a compensatory
dream for something that you are lacking in life.
More directly, abundance signifies happiness.
dream you are abusing someone suggests that your past actions will come back to
haunt you. You may be expressing some regret or remorse over your actions.
dream you are being verbally or physically abused suggests that you are feeling
victimized in a waking situation. You are being taking advantage of.
see children being abused in your dream implies that you are lacking a voice for
your own inner child. You feel that a part of your own childhood is lost. TOP
dream of an abyss signifies an obstacle that is creating much anxiety for you.
You need to work through the difficulty and overcome this obstacle in your life.
Perhaps you are afraid of "taking the plunge".
dream that you are falling into an abyss symbolizes the depths of your subconscious. You are afraid and/or uncertain as to what you will discover
about yourself and about your hidden feelings and fears. The abyss may also
represent your primal fears and feelings of "falling into a pit of
despair". Perhaps you are in a state of depression or wallowing in your
negative feelings. Alternatively, the dream could denote your lack of
see an acacia tree in your dream symbolizes your attitudes with death and your
sense of mortality.
dream of an academy signifies new friendships and opportunities.
that you at the Academy Awards indicates that you need to add some glamour into
your life. If you win an Oscar, then it implies that you are looking for some
sort of acknowledgment in your waking life.
see an accelerator in your dream indicates that you will achieve your goals
through your own efforts. The dream may also be telling you to slow down.
dream that the accelerator is jammed or broken indicates a loss of control in
some aspect of your life. You maybe trying to rush through things.
speak with an accent in your dream suggests that you are having difficulties
conveying your thoughts. Consider how you feel about the accent. If you feel the
accent makes you stand out in a negative way, then it signifies feelings of
insecurities. If the accent makes you stand out in a positive way, then it
symbolizes an air of confidence.
hear someone speaking with an accent in your dream represents something familiar
yet different. You are getting the gist of a message, but you still do not
completely understand all of it.
dream about acceptance indicates issues of self-esteem and measuring up to the
expectations of others. There is a waking situation where you are seeking
acceptance and wanting to be a part of.
dream of accessorizing yourself suggests that you are feeling incomplete.
Something is missing in your life.
dream that you are in an accident signifies pent-up guilt in which you are
subconsciously punishing yourself over. Perhaps
you are not proud of something you have done. Alternatively, the accident
may symbolize an error or mistake you have made. Accident dreams also represent
your fears of being in an actual, physical accident. You may simply be nervous
about getting behind the wheel. Or the dream is trying to warn you of some
dream of a car accident symbolizes your emotional state. You may be harboring
deep anxieties and fears. Are you "driving" yourself too hard? Perhaps
you need to slow down before you hit disaster. You need to rethink or
re-plan your course of actions and set yourself on a better path. Dreaming
that someone is injured in a car accident means that you cannot control the
action of others. They have to live with the consequences of their own
dream that a loved one dies in an accident indicates that something within your
own Self is no longer functional and is "dead". It is also symbolic of
your own relationship with that person. Perhaps you need to let go of this
relationship. If you dream that you die
from a car accident and actually see the reactions of your loved ones, then it
suggests that your reckless activity is affecting those around you. This dream
is a wake-up call.
dream that you are an accomplice to a crime suggests that someone in your waking
life is having a negative influence on you. You may be experiencing feelings of
guilt with something that you have done.
dream that you have an accomplice implies that others are enabling your negative
habits or behavior. TOP
hear the music of an accordion signifies some saddening and depressing matter.
You need to focus on more joyous moments.
dream that you play the accordion denotes intense emotions that are causing
physical strain to your body. You are feeling weary. Alternatively, the dream
suggests that you need to work hard to achieve your goals.
see or dream that you are an accountant represents your objectivity toward some
situation. You are taking a step back and looking carefully at the facts.
dream about your bank accounts indicates financial worries.
dream that you are being accused of something indicates overwhelming feelings of
guilt. It may also mean that you are having some doubts about yourself and
the choices you are making.
dream that you accuse others signifies disagreements and dissension with those
see the ace in the deck of cards suggests ambiguity in your life. You need some
clarity. In particular, the ace of hearts means that you are involved in
some love affair. If you see the ace of spades in your dream, then it means that
you are involved in a scandal. If you see the ace of diamonds, then it
symbolizes your legacy or reputation. And if you see the ace of clubs, then it
indicates that you will be involved in some legal matter.
the dream may be a metaphor that you are an "ace". Or the dream is a
pun on "acing" a test.
dream that you have aches indicate some hesitation and reluctance in the pursuit
of your goals. If you wait too long, then the opportunity may escape.
dream of an achievement denotes that you will be greatly satisfied with the
outcome of a situation or project. The bigger the achievement, the greater the
see acid in your dream represents feelings of hatred, rage, and/or revenge. Your
integrity may be compromised or called into question. Alternatively,
seeing acid in your dream indicates that you are being manipulated by a
situation or by someone. The dream may also be a metaphor to symbolize a
negative influence in your life. Something or someone is eating away at you.
dream that you drink acid indicates that you are emotionally paralyzed and need
to learn how to express yourself.
of acid rain indicates that you have been mislead. You are letting hatred and
revenge take over and define you.
see an acorn in your dream symbolizes strength and durability. Seemingly small
beginnings will have the greatest potential for growth. Don't underestimate your
minor goals. Alternatively, the dream means that you are about to enter a new
phase in your life.
dream that you are eating acorns or picking them from the ground suggests that
you will enjoy the benefits of your success after long and hard work.
dream that you are shaking acorns from a tree indicates that you have
significant influence on others.
see an acquaintance in your dream represents aspects of yourself that you are
still trying to get to know.
dream that you are disputing with an acquaintance represents aspects of yourself
that you are rejecting. You are refusing to accept certain things about
dream that you are acquitted of a crime represents a valuable lesson to be
see others acquitted in your dream indicates that you need to balance your hard
work with fun and pleasure.
see or do acrobats in your dream suggest that you need to better balance aspects
of your life. It could also mean that fears will prevent you from achieving your
goals. Alternatively, acrobatics in your dream may be a metaphor for sexual
you are wearing fake fingernails in your dream then it suggest that you are
reaching out to others, but do not have their best interest in mind. You may be
acting in a disingenuous way.
dream that you are acting indicates that you are putting up a front and
pretending to be someone you are not in some waking situation.
see or dream that you are playing with an action figure suggests that you are
being manipulated in some way. Or you tend to do what other people expect of
you. Consider the significance of the way that the action figure is dressed.
an actor or actress in your dream represents your pursuit for pleasure. Your
admiration of a particular celebrity may lead to a desire to have some of their
physical or personality traits. Consider also who this actor/actress is and what
characteristics you associate with her or him. These may be the same
characteristics that you need to acknowledge or incorporate into yourself. The
dream may also be a pun on her or his name.
dream that you are an actor denotes that your hard work and labor will be well
worth it in the end. It also indicates your strong desires to be recognized and
acknowledged. Perhaps you are putting too much emphasis on your outward
appearances. Alternatively, the dream may be analogous to the role that you are
playing in your real life, whether it be the role of a parent, sibling,
co-worker, etc. Or perhaps you are putting on an act or a facade.
specifically, if you dream that you are a supporting actor or supporting actress
implies that you need to be supportive to those around you. It may seem that
your presence doesn't matter, but you play an important part to someone's life.
To dream that you are an extra in a movie means that you feel unimportant and
unnoticed. Sometimes you feel you are blending in with the background.
see a particular actor or actress in your dream look at the role they are
playing. Even though you may not know them on a personal level, how you perceive
them or the characters they play can provide understanding in how it relates to
you. See also Celebrities.
dream that you are getting acupuncture suggests that you are in need of healing.
You may need to divert your energies to different pursuits. Alternatively, the
dream may be a metaphor for a problem or issue that you need to pinpoint.
see Adam and Eve in your dream, suggests that you are ignoring the
masculine aspect of yourself (if you are female) or the feminine aspect of
yourself (if you are male). Adam and Eve are classic symbols of the animus and
anima. Alternatively, the dream indicates an occurrence in your life that will
cause you to lose your hopes and chances of success.
dream that you are adamant signifies that you will be thwarted in some desire
that you held ever so highly in your life.
see an adder in your dream symbolizes a sly or cunning person. This person
cannot be trusted. It may also represent something or someone who has
slipped out of your hands. The dream may also be a pun on something that you
need to add to your life.
dream that you are an addict indicates that you are no longer in control of a
situation. You have surrendered your power and denied responsibility for your
actions. The dream is also representative of fear, low self-esteem issues, and
dream that you have an addiction or become addicted represents an obsessive
behavior. A situation or a person may be trying to take over your sense of
control. The dream also suggests that you have difficulty relating to the world
dream that you are solving an addition problem represents something that is
straightforward or obvious. Do not read too much into a problem.
dream that you cannot add correctly indicates confusion and chaos. A more
directly interpretation suggests that something in your waking life does not add
dream of your old address suggests that you need to take a look back at the past
and learn from it. To dream of a new address indicates the need for change.
dream that you are addressing an envelope represents your need to explore more
possibilities. Weigh your options carefully before making a final decision.
Alternatively, the dream suggests that you have found your direction in life and
are ready to pursue your goals.
see or dream that you are an admiral represents your ability to tackle life's
issues and problems with confidence and decisiveness. The admiral may also
symbolize a father figure or authoritative person.
dream that you are admiring someone indicates that you need to incorporate the
qualities of that person into your Self.
dream that you are admiring yourself suggests that you are in need of approval
and affirmation from others. Alternatively, it may mean that you have a large
ego or think overly highly of yourself.
see an adobe structure in your dream symbolizes protection. It also implies that
you are well insulated from life's problems. Perhaps you are being too sheltered
and are lacking experience in certain areas of your life. Alternatively, an
adobe building represents tradition, hard work and a simple way of life. Maybe
you need to incorporate these qualities into your waking life.
dream that you or others are adopting a child indicates that you are taking on
something new and different. Ask yourself what is missing in your life that
would make you happy.
dream that you are adopted suggests that you are longing for the child within
of adopting a dog symbolizes your desire for a loyal relationship.
If you are adopting a cat, then it means that you are embracing a newfound
dream that you seek adulation signifies that you will arrogantly step up to
undeserved position of honor.
dream that you are offering adulation denotes that you are willing to part with
something near and dear to you in the hopes of material advancement.
are a child or teenager and dream that you are an adult, then it implies that
you need to be more mature about some situation. Perhaps you have some growing
up that you need to do. Alternatively, the dream may be
reinforcing your sense of responsibility.
dream that you commit adultery or have an affair signifies your sexual urges and
desires that are longing to be expressed. Alternatively, it indicates
self-betrayal of your subconscious. You may find yourself entangled in a
situation that is not in your best interest, perhaps even illegal.
dream that your mate, spouse, or significant other is cheating on you highlights
your insecurities and your fears of being abandoned. You feel that you are being
taken for granted. You are lacking attention in the relationship or that he or
she is being less affectionate. Alternatively, you feel that you are not
measuring up to the expectations of others.
Dreams: Cheating Dreams for further analysis.
dream that you are advancing in some situation signifies your rapid rise to
success and honor. Affairs of the heart will also be in your favor.
see others advancing ahead of you denotes that others have more important and
favorable positions. You need to stop constantly comparing yourself to others.
dream that you are an adventurer indicates that you are lacking adventure in
your waking life. You need some excitement and variety. Alternatively, the dream
suggests that you are too absorbed with your ambition that you do not take the
time to acknowledge those who have helped you along the way.
dream that you are confronted by an adversary represents a conflict or a fear
that you are facing in your waking life. You are in denial or are rejecting an
aspect of yourself.
dream that you overcome an adversary indicates a
resolution to some inner conflict or waking life problem.
dream that you are met with adversity represents the obstacles that you are
facing in your waking life. You feel that you have failed.
dream that others are in adversity signifies your pessimistic outlook in life.
You need to learn to see the brighter side of things.
dream that you are looking through advertisements represents a message conveyed
to you via your subconscious. You need to act on some problem, decision or
opportunity. Consider the content of the ads to determine what area of your life
needs to be recognized or acknowledged. If someone you know is advertising
themselves, then it suggests that this person can help you in your current
situation. You may need to learn to ask for help when you need it.
dream that you are putting out an advertisement indicates hard work is needed to
achieve your goals.
dream that you are receiving advice suggests that you need to listen to your
instinct and gut.
dream that you are giving advice indicates that you have the knowledge and
information to help others.
dream that you are an advocate for a cause signifies your faithfulness and
conviction towards your interest and your loyalty to your friends.
dream that you are doing aerobics suggests that you need to get out there and be
more active. You need to exercise more.
see an aerosol can in your dream indicates that you may be feeling under
pressure. You need a release.
dream that you are showing your affections for someone represents your
satisfaction and happiness with a current relationship. It may also indicate
your need to be more affectionate to the ones you love and care about.
Alternatively, dreaming about affection may be an indicator that you are lacking
affection in your waking life.
dream of an afterlife refers to your desire of escaping from your own reality.
You are feeling disconnected from life and society and want to make a fresh
dream of the afternoon time suggest that it is time to put your energies to good
use. Draw and learn from your past experiences and lessons. Alternatively, it
symbolizes clarity to a situation.
dream that you have an affliction signifies bad news and possible disaster.
dream others afflicted in your dream denotes that you will find yourself
surrounded by grief and misfortune.
dream that you are affluent represents
your achievements and the rewards you reap for your hard work. The dream may be
a metaphor for your enriching and fulfilling life.
dream that you are affronted suggests that someone is working against you and
taking advantage of your ignorance or naivetè. You may find yourself in a
dream about or that you in Africa reflects your desires to return to your roots.
You want to find out more about your heritage. If you
are traveling to Africa or thinking about visiting Africa, then your dream may
indicate your anticipation of such a trip. Or if you have lived in Africa or
been there, then the dream reflects your personal feelings and memories about
see an African American in your dream signifies your roots and heritage. You may
need to discover the soul within your own self. Alternatively, the dream
may mean that you need to be more expressive and creative.
dream that you have an afro signifies creative freedom. You need to be more
expressive with your ideas.
see a black agate in your dream symbolizes wealth, vigor, and courage.
see a red agate in your dream represents peace, longevity, and health.
dream of your age signifies you anxiety and concern of growing older. It
may also represent some regret or failure in your endeavors.
dream that you are older than you really are signifies wisdom. Perhaps you need
to be more sensible. Negatively, it may mean your unyielding ways and rigid
dream that you are younger than you really are suggests that you need to be more
carefree and be young at heart. Live a little!
you are a parent and dream that your child is younger than he or she really is,
then it means that you are longing for the past. Perhaps you feel that you are
no longer important and wish to regress back to a period where you were more
needed. Time is passing you by.
dream that you exhibit aggression in your dream denotes repressed sexual needs.
It is also a reflection of conflict in your waking life.
dream that you are in agony suggests that some decision or nagging problem from
your waking life has crept into your dream. It will continue to torment you
until it is resolved.
dream that you have agoraphobia signifies a fear of being exposed or seen. You
don't like being the center of attention or being the focus. The dream may
symbolize a real life phobia or highlight feelings of anxiety.
dream of an agreement indicates resolution to a conflict or problem. Your subconscious
is working in accordance with your conscious.
dream that you are shivering with an ague forewarns that you will suffer from a
see others affected with ague in your dream suggests that others are
offended by your indifference or lack of compassion in some situation.
dream that you have AIDS indicates that your psychological integrity is being
attacked. You feel defenseless, weak and powerless.
dream that your mate has AIDS suggests that you are in an unhealthy or
destructive relationship. There is something that you
are not expressing to each other.
dream that someone else has AIDS signifies your need to be more compassionate
and sympathetic to others. Alternatively, the dream may be a pun on
"aid". Perhaps someone is looking for your help in something.
dream that you are aiming for something indicates that you need to direct your
energies better. Keep your sight on the main goal. If you are aiming a gun or
weapon, then it represents feelings of anger or pent up sexuality.
dream about the air symbolizes creativity and intelligence. If the air is foggy
or polluted, then it suggests that your thought process or mind is clouded.
feel cold air in your dream signifies discordance in your domestic relations and
setbacks in your business affairs. You may be in danger of losing touch with
dream that you are breathing hot air signifies the influence of evil around you.
dream that you are walking on air refers to your carefree and upbeat attitude.
It also signifies confidence; you feel almost invincible. You achieve your goals
with relative ease. This dream is a variant of a flying
dream. Alternatively, the dream may be telling you that you have lost
grasped of reality.
dream that you can bend air refers to your ability to control and watch what you
say. You are careful in how you choose your words.
dream that the air conditioner is not working suggests that you are not able to
relax and breathe freely. You may be overly worried about a situation.
see or feel the air conditioner in your dream represents purification and
relief. You have cooled off from some heated argument.
see or use an air gun in your dream
symbolizes an unperceived threat. You are letting your guard down in some
situation where you need to be vigilant.
smell air freshener in your dream suggests that you are enjoying life's little
pleasure. The dream may bring about the past or certain memories. If the air
freshener is too overpowering, then it indicates that your mind is not clear. You
are exhibiting a lack of judgment.
dream that you are in the air force suggests that you need to be more
see or play air hockey in your dream refers to something that you need to act
quickly on or someone else will.
hear or sound an air horn in your dream suggests that you are not taking a
matter seriously enough. It is time to focus. Alternatively, an air horn is way
for your subconscious to get you to pay attention to an important aspect of the
dream that you are caught in an air raid indicates that you are feeling
overwhelmed by things that are seemingly coming out of the blue. You feel a lack
of control in your life.
dream that you are in an air show implies that you are showing off your
accomplishments to others. You have achieved your goals and want everyone to
see the airbag in a vehicle deploy in your dream forewarns that you will run
into a major setback if you keep the pace of your current life path. You need to
slow down and take your time. Alternatively, the air bag is symbolic of your
support system in your time of need. TOP
see an aircraft carrier in your dream suggests that you are preparing to
confront your emotions. You are addressing feelings that you have been ignoring
or suppressing for too long.
see an airdancer in your dream represents someone who wants your full attention.
Alternatively, dreaming of an airdancer indicates that you are too yielding in a
situation. Stand up for yourself. TOP
see an airplane in your dream indicates that you will overcome your obstacles
and rise to a new level of prominence and status. You may experience a higher
consciousness, new-found freedom and greater awareness. Perhaps you need to gain
a better perspective or wider view on something. If the airplane is taking off,
then it suggests that an idea or plan is about to "take off" and be
put into action. It may also represent your need to get away and escape from
your daily life. Dreaming that the airplane sits on the runway and never
takes off refers to a real life project or idea that has failed to get off the
ground. You are having difficulties getting started on a project.
dream that you are flying an airplane suggests that you are in complete control
of your destination in life. You are confident and self-assured in your
decisions and accomplishments.
dream that you transfer planes implies an important transitional phase in your
life which will take you away from your intended path. These changes will take
you to new directions and new heights of status and recognition.
dream that you miss your connection flight indicates that you are feeling
helpless and trapped by some situation. You feel that you are being held back,
either physically or mentally. Alternatively, the dream may also suggest that
you are feeling disconnected in some aspect of your life - work, relationship or
dream that a plane crashes suggests that you have set overly high and
unrealistic goals for yourself. Your goals may be too high and are
impossible to realize. You are in danger of having it come crashing down.
Alternatively, your lack of confidence, self-defeating attitude and self-doubt
toward the goals you have set for yourself is represented by the crashing
airplane; you do not believe in your ability to attain those goals. Loss of
power and uncertainty in achieving your goals are also signified.
dream that an airplane is hijacked signifies disturbing feelings and past
emotions in your subconscious mind.
of airplanes flying in formation represents working together toward a common
see an airplane landing in your dream signifies completion of a journey or some
task. Some issues that were previously out of control have been resolved. TOP
The Meaning In Action: "On
The Airplane" & "Plane
see an airport in your dream symbolizes birth (arrivals) and death (departures).
If the airport is busy, then it signifies the desire for freedom, high ideals,
ambition, and hopes. It is an indication that you are approaching a new
departure in your life. Some new idea is taking off or is ready to take off. You
may be experiencing a new relationship, new career path or new adventure.
dream of a deserted airport indicates that your plans or goals will be changed
or delayed. You are having to put some aspect of your life on hold.
The Meaning In Action: "Online
dream that you are walking down or through an aisle represents your ability to
move forward in life with confidence. There is balance in your life.
Alternatively, the dream indicates dissension and disagreements. You are stuck
in the middle between two diverging viewpoints.
see alabaster in your dream represents success in your love life. You have
healthy personal relationships.
dream that you break an alabaster figurine signifies grief, sorrow, and regrets.
see or dream that you are Aladdin represents realization of your goals or
hear or pull an alarm in your dream suggests that you are experiencing a
conflict in a relationship or situation which is giving your much anxiety. You
may be questioning the decisions you have made. Alternatively, the dream
may be a pun on an "alarming" situation which needs your immediate
attention. You need to spring into action quickly.
see or hear an alarm clock in your dream represents your anxieties and fixation
with time. You fear that you do not have enough time to meet your deadlines or
accomplish your goals.
see an albatross in your dream represents endurance and freedom.
see a dying or dead albatross in your dream symbolizes bad luck and harsh,
see an albino in your dream represents purity or eternal life. You need to be
more accepting and tolerant.
dream that you are afraid of the albino figure suggests that you are
irrationally concerned about the well-being of a loved one. It may also mean
see an album in your dream indicates that you are surrounded by true friends.
dream that you are looking through a photo album suggests that you are unwilling
to let go of your memories and the past. You are idealizing about the past.
dream of alchemy suggests that you are going through a period of turmoil, inner
transformation, and self-renewal. You are striving toward perfection. Although
these may be tough and difficult times, it will have a positive outcome.
dream that you are enjoying alcohol in moderation denotes contentment and
satisfaction in the decisions that you have made. Success is within your grasp.
The dream may also be a metaphor for "spirits" and your need for
dream that you are consuming alcohol in excess signifies feelings of inadequacy,
worries, regrets and fears of being discovered for who you really are. You are
using alcohol as a way to escape or as an excuse for something you did.
Alternatively, the dream may be reflective of waking issues and problems of
alcoholism. Recovering alcoholics often have
dreams of drinking which results in feelings of guilt. Such dreams help to
reinforce their sobriety.
dream that someone is an alcoholic (and he/she is not one in real life)
indicates that this person is in desperate need for an outlet to express himself or
herself. He or she may be indirectly asking for help.
see an alder tree in your dream symbolizes joy and happiness.
Alfred E. Neuman
see Alfred E. Newman in your dream suggests that you are being
self-conscious. You are in a situation where you fear being ridiculed or
see algae in your dream indicates that you need to leave your emotions out of
dream about Alice in Wonderland indicates that you have a distorted self image.
Alternatively, the dream refers to your desire to escape from the routine and
mundaness of your daily life. You are looking for some excitement.
dream that you are an alien symbolizes the undiscovered part of yourself. Your
manifestation as an alien may be your way of "escaping" from reality.
Dreams of this nature also symbolize your outlandish ideas and your wild
dream that you are being invaded or abducted by aliens indicates your fear of your changing
surroundings or your fear of losing your home and family. You feel that your
space and/or privacy is being invaded.
see aliens in your dream signify that you are having difficulties adapting and
adjusting to your new surroundings. You are feeling "alienated" and
disconnected. You may also be having difficulties with how to handle or deal
with a certain situation or person. On a psychological level, seeing aliens
represent an encounter with an unfamiliar or neglected aspect of your own self.
that you are having sex with an alien indicates a desire for something new and
different in your sex life.
The Meaning In Action: "Kidnapped
dream that you are paying alimony means that you are paying for your past
actions and mistakes.
dream that you have allergies signify your sensitively to some situation. You
may feel that you are physically or emotionally restrained from doing something.
see an alley in you dream suggests that you have limited options. Consider the
phrase "something is right up your alley" to mean that something may
be perfect for you. Learn to be more open minded. Alternatively, an alley
indicates that you are sidetracked from your goals due to your domestic duties
and communal responsibilities. You are experiencing a dilemma in your waking
dream that you are walking through an alley represents a dead-end. You feel that
you have missed out on some opportunity in life. Alternatively, the dream
denotes that your reputation is in jeopardy. You
feel that you are on the outside.
see an alligator in your dream symbolizes treachery, deceit, and hidden
instincts. It may be a signal for you to take on a new perspective on a
situation. It may also represent your ability to move between the physical,
material world of waking life and the emotional, repressed world of the subconscious. Alternatively, the alligator represents healing powers and
qualities. An alligator also suggests that you are thick-skinned or
dream that you are running away from the alligator indicates that
you are unwilling to confront some
painful and disturbing aspect of your subconscious. There is some potentially
destructive emotion that you are refusing to acknowledge and owning up to.
of a baby alligator implies that you are too trusting. If you are bitten by an
alligator in your dream, then it indicates that you have not learned from your
dream that you are raped by an alligator indicates that you feel violated or
taken advantage of in some way. The alligator is symbolic of someone who is
ruthless, insensitive and treacherous. This person has a strong hold on you
despite your efforts to break free from the unhealthy relationship.
to biblical interpretations, an alligator suggests that leviathan is king over
the children of pride. (Psa 74:14, Job 41:1,Isa 27:1)
The Meaning In Action: "Alligator
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dream of getting an allowance symbolizes the rewards of your work. It may be a
pun on "allowing". You need to be more yielding to others.
see an alloy in your dream indicates that you will experience some complications
in your professional life.
see an almanac in your dream represents the ups and downs of life. You are
experiencing fleeting pleasures and unsteady finances.
see or eat almonds in your dream represent success and richness.
see an almond tree in your dream signifies happiness. Wedded bliss is also in
your near future. Alternatively, it symbolizes your resilience and your ability
to bounce back from some adversity or hardship.
dream that you are giving alms represent your giving nature.
use aloe in your dream suggests that you are ready to heal from some emotional
wound. You are ready to forgive or forget about someone's betrayal.
dream that you are alone indicates feelings of rejection. You may be feeling
that no one understand you.
dream that want to be left alone suggests that you are not getting enough alone
time in your waking life. Perhaps you feel suffocated or smothered by those
around you. You just want time alone with your thoughts or ideas.
see the altar in your dream suggests that you are making a great personal
sacrifice. You may also be expressing concerns about your spirituality. The
dream may also be a pun on your need to "alter" some behavior,
attitude or aspect of your life.
see a priest at the altar in your dream signifies strife and disharmony in both
your work and home. The dream may also point to some guilt that you are
suppressing and refusing to acknowledge.
dream that you are kneeing in front of the altar represents unfulfilled desires.
particular, seeing a satanic altar in your dream indicates that a dark power or
energy is at work. TOP
see or dream that you are an altar boy symbolizes innocence and purity.
see alum in your dream signifies frustrations on plans that you have set for
dream that you taste alum denotes that you have feelings of regret and remorse
over the evil you have done onto an innocent person.
see aluminum in your dream signifies your ability to retain what is valuable to
you. You are happy with what you have. What may seem insignificant to others is
important to you.
dream of being an alumni represents completion and a sense of pride or
accomplishment. If you dream of being an alumni of a school that you did not
attend in real life, then it indicates that you are dealing with past
regrets. You are wondering how your life would be had you made different
dream that you or someone has Alzheimer's Disease refers to your fear of letting
go of the past. You are holding on to old memories for fear of forgetting about
them. Alternatively, the dream may be an anxiety dream where you are overly
worried about forgetting an important date, appointment or event. If someone in
your waking life is suffering from Alzheimer's Disease, then the dream may
represent the stress and/or sadness of dealing with the disease.
dream that you are an ambassador suggests that you need to be more diplomatic in
see amber in your dream symbolizes the sun and positive energy. Amber is said to
have natural healing power. Some believe that the amber can heal sore eyes,
sprained limbs or arthritis. Thus the amber in your dream could mean you need to
be healed in some way.
to see amber in your dream represents resurrection. Something in your past will
prove to be extremely important to your future. It could mean a situation
or relationship in your waking life that was once lively, is now non-existent.
You feel trapped or that your life is too rigid and inflexible. You need to
change your outdated way of thinking and old ideas.
dream about an Amber Alert means that you need to be more aware of your
surroundings. Perhaps you are overlooking some detail. Consider the
significance of the numbers or other information that you see in the Amber
Alert and how it relates to an aspect of your waking life.
see an ambulance in your dream indicates that your careless activities and
indiscretion may lead to major problems and complications. This dream may also
stem from your own fears of contracting a disease or your deteriorating health.
Perhaps, you should cease what you are doing and pay closer attention to
some waking situation.
see an ambulance full of wounded passengers signifies a fear of letting go your
old Self and making space for the new you. You are projecting your emotional
wounds and painful experiences onto others. Alternatively, it may also
mean that you are hanging around the wrong crowd and are doing yourself more
harm than good.
dream that someone is hit by an ambulance suggests that some aspect of your
psyche is injured and needs immediate care and attention.
that you are driving an ambulance indicates that you are putting the needs of
others before your own. Perhaps you are letting others dictate your direction or
goals in life. TOP
dream that you have been ambushed forewarns of a danger lurking near you. Your
situation has taken an unanticipated turn for the worse. You have been prevented
from reaching your goals or destination.
dream that you are lying in ambush indicates that you will use underhanded means
to achieve your goals.
you are from America and dream of America then the dream symbolizes independence
and freedom to do what you want. If you are from outside of America, then the
dream may represent commercialism, riches, or abundance. Your own political
views will also strongly influence this imagery.
see an amethyst in your dream signifies peace of mind and satisfaction in
your professional and personal life. You are content with where you are in your
life. It does not take much to make you happy.
dream that you lose an amethyst signifies heartbreaks and disappointments in
see or dream that you are Amish suggests that you need to concentrate on the
more important things and basic necessities in life. Alternatively, the dream
indicates that you are wishing for a more simplified life.
see or smell ammonia in your dream indicates that there is some distressing or
offensive matter that you need to confront.
see ammunition in your dream suggests that you are utilizing your power to
persuade or protect. Alternatively, it may indicates that you are trying to get
your way via destructive means.
dream that you have amnesia suggests
that you are trying to block out the rejected or negative aspect of yourself.
You are afraid of change.
see an amoeba in your dream implies that you need to be more flexible in
your situation and adapt to changes.
dream that you are amorous symbolizes temptations. Your personal desires and
illicit pleasures may land you into trouble. You will find yourself engulfed in
dream that others are amorous signifies that others will try to persuade you
into illicit pleasures and abandon your own sense of morality.
see animals amorous in your dream represent animalistic desires. Do not give in
to temptation as they will be unfulfilling and unsatisfying.
see an Amphisbaena in your dream suggests that you are
being pulled in two different directions. You are feeling overburdened and do
not know whether you are coming or going. Your actions are counterproductive.
Perhaps the dream represents some complicated love triangle. Alternatively, the
dream signifies your desires for children.
To see or
be in an amphitheater in your dream refers
to the spreading of some wisdom or knowledge. TOP
see an amplifier in your dream represents your need to be heard. You need to
voice your opinion.
dream that your limbs are amputated signifies abandoned talents and serious,
permanent losses. It indicates your feelings of frustration, powerlessness and
helplessness. Sometimes amputation may also represent a situation that you
have been ignoring and has finally reached a crisis point. In particular, to
dream that your arms are amputated suggests that you lack motivation. Dreaming
that your legs are amputated suggests that you are being limited. Something or
someone is hindering your progress and where you want to go in life.
see or wear an amulet in your dream indicates your need to feel protected. You
are gathering your strength together.
see or be in an amusement park in your dream indicates that you need to set some
time for more relaxation and enjoyment in your life. The rides, booths and
elements in the amusement park are an expression of some aspect of yourself or
some area in your life. Look up the symbolism of specific rides for more
details. Alternatively, the dream indicates that you are too easily distracted
dream that the amusement park is empty or abandoned suggests that you need to
open yourself to more fun and adventure.
dream that the rides at the amusement park are breaking down means that
something in your life is not going as expected.
dream that the amusement park is closed suggests that you are denying yourself
your time for fun and leisure. You need a break.
see an anaconda in your dream symbolizes your creativity and potential. This
snakes also calls attention to your sexuality and your need to be more in tune
with your own sexuality.
See Also Snake.
dream about anal sex represents submission. You may be afraid to yield to the
wants and desires of others.
dream that you are an analyst suggests that you need to take a closer look
at your behavior and actions.
see an analyst in your dream indicates that you are not acting appropriately in
some situation in your life.
see anarchy in your dream suggests that you need to show some restraint when
dream about your ancestors suggest that you are acknowledging your inherited
traits and tradition. You may be trying to hold on to the past and preserve it.
see an anchor in your dream signifies stability and security. You may be in
search for a solid foundation or a firmer ground in your life. Alternatively, an
anchor indicates that you are someone who stands firmly on your views and
the other hand, an anchor may be seen as a symbol for something that is holding
you back and restraining your freedom. Consider a relationship that may not be
working or a career that is going nowhere for you.
dream of an ancient theme symbolizes your sense of foundation. You are
well-grounded and are able to learn from your past.
see andirons supporting burning logs in your dream indicate that you have the
support of your friends and family. They are there for you.
see an androgynous person in your dream suggests that you are looking to bring
together opposing sides and views. Some aspect of your life requires
see or dream that you are an android suggests that you have lost your liveliness
and sense of spirit. Your life is becoming to monotonous. Alternatively, the
dream indicates that you are acting without thinking.
tell or read an anecdote in your dream indicates that there is some life lesson
or moral that you need to learn or recognize. Alternatively, it refers to your
see anemones in your dream represent distrust and/or death. It is indicative of
a transitional phase in your life.
be under anesthesia in your dream suggests that you are trying to suppress your
emotions instead of confronting them. There may be situation in your life that
you are desperately trying to avoid. You are refusing to take responsibility for
dream that you have an aneurysm indicates that you are under some sort of
pressure. There is a situation or problem that is causing you a lot of
stress. If the aneurysm is in your brain, then it implies that you
are under mental stress. If it is near your heart, then it indicates
emotional stress. TOP
see angels in your dream symbolize goodness, purity, protection, comfort and
consolation. Pay careful attention to the message that the angels are trying to
convey. These messages serve as a guide toward greater fulfillment and
happiness. Alternatively, it signifies an
unusual disturbance in your soul. Angels may appear in your dream as a
result of your wicked and mean-hearted activities.
dream that you are an angel suggests that you are feeling good about something
your said or did.
particular, to see three angels in your dream symbolize some sort of divinity.
It is considered a particularly spiritual and holy dream.
see an angel holding a scroll in your dream indicates a highly spiritual dream.
Your future and goals are more clearer to you. The message on the scroll is
see an angel of death in your dream refers to some abrupt end to a situation,
habit or relationship in your waking life. Alternatively, the angel of death
represents aspects of yourself that you have rejected or repressed.
dream that you are holding or expressing anger symbolizes frustrations and
disappointments in your Self. You tend to repress your negative emotions or
project your anger onto others. You need to look within yourself.
angry in your dream may have been carried over from your waking life. Dreams
function as a safe outlet where you can express your strong and/or negative
emotions. You are suppressing your anger and aggression, instead of consciously
dream that you are angling is a good omen of fortune and luck.
see animals in your dream represent your own physical characteristic, primitive
desires, and sexual nature, depending on the qualities of the particular animal.
Animals symbolize the untamed and uncivilized aspects of yourself. Thus, to
dream that you are fighting with an animal signifies a hidden part of yourself
that you are trying to reject and push back into your subconscious. Refer to the
specific animal in your dream.
of animals being abused indicates that your own primal desires are being suppressed.
You are unable to fully express an important part of who you are. Alternatively,
the dream represents your helplessness in a situation.
dream that animals can talk represent superior knowledge. Its message is often
some form of wisdom. Alternatively, a talking animal denotes your
potential to be all that you can be.
dream that you are saving the life of an animal suggests that you are
successfully acknowledging certain emotions and characteristics represented by
the animal. The dream may also stem from feelings of inadequacy or being
overwhelmed. If you are setting an animal free, then it indicates an expression
and release of your own primal desires.
see lab animals in your dream suggest that an aspect of yourself is being
repressed. You feel that you are not able to fully express your desires and
emotions. Alternatively, it suggests that you need to experiment with your
fears, choices, and beliefs. Try not to limit yourself.
Also Dream Themes: Animals
dream that you are at an animal shelter indicates that you are feeling shut out of some
situation or relationship. It may also represent feelings of being unwanted or
dream that you are watching animation suggests that you can find the humor and
comedy in most situations. You are taking things light-heartedly.
See Also Cartoon.
dream that you are watching anime represents your carefree attitude.
dream that you are an anime character suggests that you need to be more
expressive. You need to convey your emotions more clearly.
dream that there is animosity towards you suggests that you need to reevaluate a
situation and rethink your issues of morality.
see an ankh in your dream symbolizes empowerment, infinite knowledge, sexual
connection or eternity. TOP
dream about your ankles indicates that you are seeking support and direction in
your life. Ask yourself where you want to be headed.
sprain your ankle in your dream suggests that you are experiencing some
obstacles or difficulties in your progress.
dream that your ankles are swollen indicates that you are headed down the wrong
path. Alternatively, the dream is telling you to get off your feet and relax.
You are pushing yourself too hard.
see or dream that you are wearing an ankle monitor indicates that you are
feeling scrutinized about every step or decision your make. You are afraid of
making a wrong move.
see or wear an anklet in your dream refers to the way that your life going and
the decisions you made to get to where you are. It also signifies passion and
dream about your anniversary represents acceptance or appreciation of some
aspect of yourself. Consider the type of anniversary. If it is a wedding
anniversary, then it symbolizes a celebration of love. You need to accept
love into your life. If it is an anniversary of a death or some solemn occasion,
then it suggests a new start. The dream may simply mean a reminder of some
feel annoyed in your dream represents annoyances that you are feeling in your
waking life. Something in your mind is bothering you and you need to express
dream that you are getting an annulment suggests that you are in denial about
dream that you have anorexia represents your lack of self-acceptance and
self-esteem. You need to learn to love yourself and accept who you are instead
of punishing yourself. The dream symbolizes your quest for perfection.
see an answering machine in your dream suggests that you are not listening to a
message that someone around you is trying to convey. Perhaps you are
experiencing difficulties and frustration in understanding some idea or
To dream that you
are in Antarctica represents the challenges and hardships in your waking life
and your ability to endure it all.
To dream that you
live in Antarctica symbolizes your tenacity and drive, even though the odds may
be against you.
see an anteater in your dream indicates that you need to proceed with caution in
some endeavor. TOP
see an antelope in your dream suggests that your high ambitions will only be
achieved through a great expenditure of energy. You will experience much
success as a result of your dedication. Alternatively, the dream may be telling
you to flee or retreat from some situation.
see an antelope collapse in your dream means that you are at fault for a
broken-up love affair. TOP
see an antenna in your dream represents your communication with your
surroundings. Consider the condition of the antenna to determine your ability to
transmit your ideas and convey your thoughts to others.
see an anthill in your dream suggests that you are trying to avoid doing any
hard work. You are feeling lazy.
dream that you are taking antibiotics suggests that there is some negativity
that you are trying to protect yourself against.
dream that you need an antidote suggests that you are seeking some sort of
balance in your life. You may be looking to right a wrong that you have done in
the past. TOP
see or use antifreeze in your dream suggests that you are being emotionally cold
and perhaps need to warm up to others more.
see antiques in your dream represent your
time honored values, tradition, wisdom and inherited personal characteristics.
It symbolizes something genuine or proven. Certain things in your past are worth
holding onto or worth keeping. If you do not like or appreciate antiques, then
is suggests that you are moving away from outdated childhood conditioning or old
modes of thinking. On a negative note, you may be discarding or rejecting
something of value that you should really be embracing and heeding.
dream that you are using an antiseptic symbolizes healing and cleansing. You
need to stay away from negative thoughts and think more positively.
dream that you are feeling or being antisocial suggests that you are not
getting enough alone time in your waking life. Perhaps you feel suffocated
or smothered by those around you. You just want time alone with your
thoughts or ideas. Alternatively, antisocial sentiments points to
feelings of being misunderstand.
see antlers in your dream are representative of masculine sexuality, male
aggression and assertiveness. It may also be symbolic of a trophy or prize.
see ants in your dream signify your general dissatisfaction in your daily life.
You are feeling neglected and insignificant. Or petty things will annoy you
throughout the following day. The dream may also be a metaphor on feeling antsy
or restless. It may also be a pun on your "aunt".
also symbolize hard work, diligence, cooperation and industry. Increase business
activities are expected. On a less positive note, ants symbolize social
conformity and mass action. In this regard, you may feel that your life is too
structured and orderly.
to the biblical interpretations, ants symbolize diligence concerning the things
of God. Despite its small size, the ant lays up substance during times of
plenty. (Prov 30:25) TOP
see Anubis in your dream indicates you are in search of clarity. You need some
spiritual guidance. Alternatively, it suggests that death is near.
see your anus in your dream signifies negative emotions that you may be holding
in and repressing. It represents feelings of guilt, shame, and self-worth.
Alternatively, the anus is associated with either your generosity or stinginess.
Consider also you or someone in your life who may be anal retentive and perhaps
need to loosen up a bit.
see an anvil in your dream signifies that you hold the power and key to your own
success, although you will surely have to go through some struggle and
difficulty to achieve your success.
see a broken anvil in your dream denotes that you have let promising
opportunities pass you by forever.
experience anxiety in your dream is a reflection of what you may be feeling
during your waking life. You may have repressed thoughts, unexpressed
emotions, resentment, or hostility that are triggering your anxiety dream. This
dream also suggests that you are taking on too many responsibilities.
dream about an apartment refers to your financial or emotional state. To
dream of a large and lavish apartment means that you are headed in the right
direction in life. Things will improve for you. To dream of a rundown or messy apartment
indicates some financial or emotional turmoil in your life.
see an ape in your dream indicates deception, mischievous, and falsehood.
Alternatively, it may refer that you or someone have gone "ape".
You need to calm down. The ape may also symbolize your wild inner nature,
particularly your sexual nature.
dream of the apocalypse signifies an emotional and dramatic change taken place
within yourself. The dream may also indicate the end of one kind of lifestyle
and the beginning of another.
see Apollo in your dream represents growth. As the sun god, he also signifies
enlightenment and insight.
dream that you are apologizing to someone refers to your desire for harmony and
truth in your waking life. Perhaps you are feeling guilty about something. Or
the dream is a way for your subconscious to alert you to some wrongdoing that
you are responsible for. Alternatively, an apology symbolizes forgiveness. You
need to let go of some grudge.
dream that someone is apologizing to you implies that you feel mistreated or
wronged. Consider the significance of who is apologizing to you. Perhaps you
feel you have betrayed an aspect of your own character.
see an apparition in your dream symbolizes your spirit for life. It may also be
a message from your subconscious. Alternatively, the dream indicates that someone
in your life in not really there for you. Although they are physically present,
they are not mentally or emotionally there for you.
dream that things appear out of no where suggests that you need to utilize your
intellect in a more creative and productive way. You need to think clearly and
logically. Consider the symbolism of the objects that appear in your dreams for
better understanding of your mind and its intellectual power.
dream about your appearance indicates concerns over how others perceive
you. If you appear disheveled in your dream, then it implies low
self-esteem issues. If you have a good appearance, then it relates to your positive
attitude and self confidence.
dream about your appendix points to a growing issue that you have been
overlooking and requires your immediate attention.
that you have appendicitis means that you are keeping too many feelings
you dream that you are having your appendix removed, then it indicates that
you are confronting some internal hurt that you have been suppressing.
dream of your appetite suggests that there is an area if your life that remains
unfulfilled. If you feel hungry or thirsty, then it symbolizes lust and sexual
hear applause in your dream indicates that you are seeking acclaim and
recognition. You need to acknowledge yourself in some area or situation in your
dream that you are applauding another suggests that you need show more
appreciation and praise. Try to be a motivator.
see an apple tree in your dream symbolizes grandeur and magnificence. You are
feeling larger than life.
see apples growing in a tree in your dream symbolize knowledge, wisdom and great
prosperity. Rewards are on the horizon for you. Consider also the common phrase,
"an apple a day keeps the doctor away" which may imply that you need
to take better care of your health. Perhaps you need to go to the doctor.
Or the dream may also be a metaphor for an apple computer.
dream that you are eating an apple denotes harmony, pleasure, and fertility.
Alternatively, eating an apple in you dream symbolizes your sexual appetite, lustful
desires, and sexual awareness.
see green apples represent developing love or love that has yet to blossom.
see rotten or eaten apples in your dream, indicates that whatever you are
striving and aiming for may not be fulfilling, and even harmful to you. It may
also represent neglect and carelessness.
fix an appliance in your dream represents your need to work on your relationship
and prevent it from falling apart. Consider the significance of the appliance
for clues on specific area of the relationship.
dream that you are filling out an application indicates that you are lacking
something in your life. Consider the significance of what the application is for
and how it relates to your waking life. Alternatively, the dream may be a pun
that you need to "apply" yourself. You need to put forth some
effort in order to excel or succeed.
dream that you are going to an appointment suggests that you need to be more
goal-oriented. If you dream that you miss an appointment, then it indicates that
you are not paying enough attention to some minor details and little things in
dream that you are an apprentice suggests that you will have to prove yourself
in order to gain acceptance from your colleagues.
dream that you are approaching something or someone signifies a careful and
well-thought out plan. The dream is telling you that it is time to move
dream that you are being approached means that you tend to wait for things
to happen instead of making things happen. Be more proactive. Consider
the significance of what or who is approaching you.
dream that you are looking for approval from someone indicates that you have
some dependency issues. You need to stop pleasing others and start thinking
about what is best for you.
see the word "approved" in your dream indicates that you are making
the right choice or decision in life. You are on the right track.
dream that you approve something represents your sense of power.
see apricots in your dream indicate that something is not what it seems. Perhaps
you are in denial about something.
dream that you are eating an apricot forewarns of approaching misfortune. If
others are eating apricots, then it suggest that you will be surrounded by
dream of the month of April denotes pleasure and profit are in store for you. In
particular, to dream about April Fool's day indicates that you are acting like a
fool or being foolish.
see an apron in your dream suggests that you or someone is making a commitment
to work on some familial task. You are trying to nurture some project.
Alternatively, an apron symbolizes protection and secrecy.
wear an apron in your dream indicates that you are in a submissive position. You
are letting others tell you what to do.
see aquamarine in your dream symbolizes youth, vitality, creativity, and hope.
The dream may be telling you that you need to open the line of communication
with someone. It may also share some significance with the symbol for water.
see an aquarium in your dream signifies that you have acknowledged your emotions
but have not yet confronted them. Thus, it may refer to your subconscious thoughts or repressed sexual desires. Also, you may feel that your life is going
nowhere or that you feel it is going in circles. Alternatively, the aquarium may
indicate that you need to calm down and set some time for yourself to relax and
dream that someone is an Aquarius represents new ideas, individuality and
innovation. You are looking ahead and preparing yourself for the future. It also
refers to an aspect of yourself that wants everyone within a group to be happy
and satisfied. TOP
see an aqueduct in your dream symbolizes your spiritual path.
dream that you are an arbiter refers to your control and power over some matter.
You feel that you are above the rules.
see or work with an arbiter in your dream implies that you are feeling
powerless. Alternatively, the dream indicates that you are looking for a
resolution to some conflict or problem in your life. The arbiter may represent a
see or draw an arc in your dream implies that you are experiencing some setbacks
in your plans or goals. TOP
see or dream that you are at an arcade suggests that you need to look back to a
previous event or experience that brought you much joy and amusement. You
want to go back to the good 'ole days. The dream arcade also serves as a
temporary escape from reality. You are trying to numb and block out your
problems. Alternatively, the dream indicates that you are manipulating others or
that you feel manipulated.
see an arch in your dream represents your support system.
dream that you are passing under an arch signifies new opportunities. You are
headed toward a different direction or phase in your life.
dream about archaeology indicates your discovery and acknowledgement of your subconscious.
dream that you are an archaeologist suggests that you need to learn from past
experiences or that you need to look to the past to find answers to present
see an archbishop
in your dream suggests that someone has power over you and are making you do
things that you do not necessarily want to do. Alternatively, you are feeling
confined or restricted. You will experience many obstacles and setbacks before
achieving success and prestige.
see archery in your dream suggests that you are setting your goals and planning
your direction in life. It signifies attainment and fulfillment of your goals.
see an architect in your dream indicates that your creativity is being put to
work. You are taking on a new project which will require such creativity.
dream that you are an architect suggests your need for visual stimulation.
dream that you are in the Arctic symbolizes your emotional state. You may be
feeling cold and rigid. Alternatively, it suggests that you are feeling isolated
see or dream that you are in an arena indicates that you need to be in an
environment where you can freely express yourself. You need a stage or platform
for your self-expression. Alternatively, the dream may indicate that there is
some issue or problem that needs to be brought into the open.
dream that you are arguing suggests that you are trying to resolve some internal
conflict or some unsettled issue in your waking life. Consider
the symbolism of whom you are arguing with and what you are arguing about.
does he or she reflect some person or some aspect of yourself in your waking
see argyle in your dream refers to your methodical thinking and analytical mind.
Perhaps you are overly analytical. Alternatively, argyle indicates monotony.
Your life is becoming too routine and repetitious.
dream that someone is an Aries suggests new beginnings and growth. It is
representative of your leadership, your courage, your passion and your
enthusiasm. As represented by the ram, the dream may be telling you that you
need to approach an issue or emotion head on. Alternatively, the dream may
indicate some mental problem.
dream about arithmetic indicates that you are evaluating a situation in your
waking life where you need to be more rational in your thinking. Try not
to act on your emotions
that you are unable to solve an arithmetic problem or equation, parallels a
waking problem where you may be confused about. The dream may offer a hint
toward a new approach to the waking problem. Something does not add up in
your life. TOP
see an ark in your dream represents rebirth preservation and protection of
something valuable. It is symbolic of wholeness.
see your arms as the emphasis in your dream indicate your nurturance side and
your ability to reach out and care for people. Alternatively, it may represent
the struggles and challenges in your life. Consider the phrase of "arming yourself"
which implies that you need to protect yourself, be more
aggressive and take a firmer stance on things or the pun "up in arms",
representing anger and your readiness to argue.
dream that your arm has been injured signifies your inability to care for
yourself or your helplessness in reaching out to others. You may have been
feeling limited and restricted in terms of your freedom or activities. The
right arm signifies your outgoing nature and is associated with masculine
energy, while your left arm signifies your supportive or nurturing nature and is
associated with feminine qualities. Losing either arm may suggest that you are
failing to recognize its respective characteristics.
dream that you rip someone else's arms out indicates that you are extremely
upset with something that this person has done, but you have not been able to
fully express your anger. Because you tend to keep your emotions inside,
it is finding expression in your dreams in a violent way.
that someone has more than two arms symbolizes acceptance, receptiveness or
being open minded. TOP
dream that you are arm wrestling implies that there is a waking situation that
requires you to be more hands on. TOP
see an armadillo in your dream represents your need to establish certain
boundaries. You may be putting up walls between you and those who want to know
you better. Alternatively, it indicates codependency. You need to be more
assertive and not let others step all over you.
dream about Armageddon suggests that you are feeling hopeless and out of
control. The dream may be triggered from the deep emotional stress that you are
experiencing in your waking life.
see or sit in an armchair in your dream indicates that you are completely secure
about your status and position in your waking life. You have established
yourself and deserve respect.
dream that you are wearing an armor symbolizes your defense mechanisms. You have
developed a way of shielding yourself from things that may hurt you.
Alternatively, it means that you are feeling invincible and superior.
see armor in your dream indicates insecurity. You are worried about your well
see or drive an armored car in your dream suggests that you are feeling insecure
about the progress you have made so far in life. Perhaps you feel that you are
not measuring up to others. You are building a protective barrier or emotional
wall around yourself. Alternatively, the dream means that you need to be careful
of your spending and that you need to protect your finances.
see an armory in your dream indicates that you are feeling defensive or
protective about something. Alternatively, dreaming of an armory symbolizes
your energy reserve. There is still a lot of fighting power in you; don't
give up. TOP
see/notice your or someone else's armpit in your dream represents your social
connections and your relationships to others. It is the characteristics and
personality that you chose to display to the public. Alternatively,
the dream may refer to something or some place that is smelly.
smell your armpit in your dream indicates that you are making some character
adjustments in order to smooth over a situation or relationship. Alternatively,
it suggests that you are looking for acceptance.
see the army in your dream symbolizes an overpowering force working against you.
You may feel outnumbered or pressured and are unable to deal with this
dream that you join the army suggests your feelings of superiority. You feel
that no one is any match for you.
smell certain aromas in your dream represents past experiences and feelings that
you associate with that particular aroma. Something in your waking life may be
triggering this past experience. In particular, if the aroma is sweet, then it
symbolizes pleasure and joy.
dream that you are in an arranged marriage suggests that you are feeling forced
to do something you do not want to do. You are reluctantly moving into a new
stage in your life. You feel that you have no voice or no choice in a situation.
Consider how a waking situation may be making you feel voiceless.
dream that you are being arrested indicates issues of control and restraint.
Some aspect of your Self may have been prevented from fully developing.
Alternatively, it suggests feelings of guilt.
see an arrow in your dream represents the targets you are reaching for and the goals you are setting for
yourself. If you are hit by an arrow, then it refers to a release or
exposure of some tension and pressure. Consider the body part that the arrow
see an old or broken arrow symbolizes disappointments and severed relationships.
Alternatively, it may indicate that you have changed your mind about some
see a two-headed arrow in your dream signifies opposing ideas and viewpoints.
You need to consider both sides.
the Freudian school of thought an arrow symbolizes the penis and its ability to
see an arrowhead in your dream symbolizes your determination, direction and
goal. You are planning a path toward success.
see a broken arrowhead in your dream represents failure in moving toward your
dream that you find arrowheads refer to your abandoned goals. They symbolize
your ideas that never took off or came to fruition. TOP
dream about an arson represents unexpressed rage that has the potential to
become destructive. It is best to express your anger instead of keeping it
bottled up inside.
dream that you are in an art class means that you need to learn to express
yourself in a more creative way. Perhaps you have been suppressing your creative
energy and need to let it out. TOP
dream that you are in an art gallery represents your past experiences. Something
in your past is having an impact in your current situation. Alternatively, the
dream may be telling you that you need to capture some moment and preserve
see art supplies in your dream suggest that you are looking for an outlet
to express your creativity. It is also a symbol of possibilities and of your
see your arteries in your dream symbolize how well you carry yourself and your
ability to reach out to others. If you dream that your arteries are clogged,
then it indicates that some aspect of your personality is hindering your
progress or expression.
dream that your artery is severed suggests that you still have a lot to learn in
dream that you have arthritis indicates that you are having difficulties
achieving your goals. You are feeling helpless to do anything or are lacking
motivation and/or desire to move forward with your plans. Alternatively,
it signifies your rigid attitudes.
see or eat an artichoke in your dream suggests that you need to get to the heart
of some matter. It is also representative of your potential and creativity.
Perhaps you are holding back in how you want to express yourself.
To see or find an
artifact in your dream symbolizes an aspect of your former self that you still have
not completely let go. Although you may grow and evolve, you never forget where
you came from. The artifact may also refer to a prior relationship that you still
cherish and look back fondly on.
dream that you are an artist painting a picture signifies the creative and
intuitive side of your character. The picture that you are painting in your
dream may symbolize the way that you are visualizing your current situation in
your waking life.
dream that you are buying artwork suggests that you are willing to work hard and
follow directions. However, you lack leadership abilities.
dream that you are selling artwork represents your ability to express yourself
and your beliefs.
see something ascend in your dream indicates that you need to have a better or
broader outlook on life. It is also symbolic of your lofty aspirations. Or the
dream may be a metaphor of your ability to rise above any situation.
see an ash tree in your dream represents stability, protection, unity and
solidarity. The dream could be telling you that someone in your walking life is
offering you protection and stability. The ash tree may also be a pun on
"ashes" and of issues related to the past.
see ashes in your dream signify disappointments, regrets, bitter changes and disruptions. Ashes
represent a failed relationship or a failed business endeavor. You feel that
the good times are over and nothing of value is left in your life. Alternatively, ashes
indicates that you are dwelling too much on the past. You
need to learn to let go.
particular, to see or clean ashes in a fireplace or stove indicates that you are
unsatisfied with aspects of your life. You may be in a rut and feel trapped by
your daily routine.
see or dream that you are in an ashram refers to your need for spiritual
renewal and healing. You need to take a break from life's demands so you can
replenish your energy. TOP
see or use an ashtray in your dream suggests that you are trying to rid yourself
of former feelings/memories and your old ways. It symbolizes relationships that
have been extinguished and no longer intact. Alternatively, it may be
related to feelings of anxieties or connected to your smoking habit, especially
if you are trying to quit.
dream that you are in Asia suggests that you need to adjust to some situation.
If you are traveling to Asia or thinking about visiting Asia, then your dream
may indicate your anticipation of such a trip.
see an Asian person in your dream represents an aspect of your own self that is
unknown to you. Additionally, to see an elderly Asian person represents
tradition, wisdom and knowledge.
dream that you are asking someone out on a date reflects your anxieties
about really asking this person out. The dream serves as a
"rehearsal" to help you with your approach. Dreaming of asking
someone out may be your unconscious pushing you to go ahead and ask her or
see an asp in your dream symbolizes misfortune, loss of honor and respect, and
hostility amongst friends and loved ones.
see asparagus in your dream symbolizes prosperity.
eat asparagus in your dream indicates that your actions will result in an
unpleasant outcome. TOP
see an aspen in your dream indicates loneliness.
dream that you are being asphyxiated implies that you are being smothered
or suffocated by a situation or relationship. In particular, if you are in
a room or space with no air, then it means that you are feeling trapped by
this situation or relationship. TOP
see an ass in your dream signifies a lack of understanding. It also suggests
that you will come upon many annoyances. The dream may be a metaphor for someone
who is being an ass.
see an ass carrying burdens in your dream signifies that after much patience and
hard work, you will succeed in your professional and personal life.
also see Donkey.
dream that you have been assassinated represents a hopeless situation that needs
your immediate attention and action.
dream that you are a witness to an assassination indicates that you need to pay more
attention to some small detail. Do not overlook the seemingly insignificant
things in life. In particular, to dream that an important political figure is assassinated
on your watch implies that you are lacking support in your waking life. You feel
you are alone in your views and decisions.
dream that you are an assassin implies that you are trying to kill an aspect of
yourself. Perhaps you are trying to put an end to a habit or relationship.
Consider the characteristics of the person you are trying to assassinate and how
these qualities relate to you. TOP
dream that you have been assaulted refers to a waking situation where you feel
vulnerable or helpless. Something in your life is out of your control. In
particular, if you dream of being sexually assaulted, then it refers to a
situation where you feel violated or victimized. If you have been assaulted in
real life, then such dreams may also be a flashback to the actual assault. TOP
dream that you are at an assembly suggests that you are learning to accept and
integrate the various aspects of yourself. The dream may also be telling you
that you need to schedule a meeting. There is something that needs to be
dream that you are giving assistance to someone suggests that you are being
called on for support, either emotional support or physical support.
dream that you are being assisted denotes your helplessness in a situation.
see an asteroid in your dream represents a spiritual message from above. You are about to be enlightened with some knowledge. Alternatively, it signifies
a brainstorming of ideas and thoughts. If the asteroid hits the earth,
then it indicates that your idealistic notions are deteriorating or being
shattered apart. TOP
see asters in your dream symbolize your hopes, wishes, and your dreams.
you do not have asthma in your waking life and dream that you have asthma, then
it refers to insecurity and emotional instability. There is a lot of stress and
tension around you. Alternatively, the dream suggests that you need to take
a long deep breath in between your problems. If you have asthma, then the dream
may be concerns and fears over your waking condition.
dream of astral projection suggests that you are looking at things from a whole
new perspective. You may be feeling liberated and free. Alternatively, it
indicates that you are physically or emotionally disconnected from those around
dream about astrology suggests that you are concerned about your future. You are
looking for some reassurance. Your dream astrological forecast may offer a
significant message which should be analyzed closely as it relates to your
waking life. TOP
see or dream that you are an astronaut indicates that you are expanding your
awareness and consciousness. You are utilizing the information you have and
making the best of it. Alternatively, the astronaut symbolizes your ambition.
You are reaching for the stars. Or it may mean that you are experiencing
some communication issues. TOP
see or dream that you are an astronomer indicates that you will achieve your
goals slowly but surely. You are methodical and careful in your approach to
life's obstacles and problems.
see an aswang in your dream indicates that you are feeling vulnerable
and/or untrusting of others. You are unsure of who are your enemies and
dream that you are an aswang implies that you are utilizing deception and
underhanded means to get what you want. You are taking advantage of the
innocent and the vulnerable.
dream that you are at an asylum suggests that you are feeling tremendous mental
strain and are trying to reach out for help. You are acknowledging your need for
dream that you are an athlete suggests that you have pushed yourself to the
limits. You have achieved something which you thought you could not do. Just
be careful not to overextend yourself.
see a famous athlete in your dream refers to a larger than life attitude.
Consider the significance of the sport that the athlete is famous for. Famous
athletes are also seen as modern day hero archetypes who symbolize champion, courage,
and self-sacrifice. TOP
see or dream that you are on an athletic field represents the challenges that
you are facing in your waking life. It also refers to your competitive
dream that you are looking at an atlas indicates your attention to details. You
need to plan out your path before moving forward.
see or use an ATM Machine in your dream represents your
desires for financial security. The dream may be trying to offer reassurance;
your fears of financial instability are unfounded. If you are withdrawing money
from the ATM Machine, then it suggests that you are expending too much energy on
fruitless endeavors and are in danger of depleting your inner resources. If you
are depositing money into the ATM Machine, then it symbolizes the energies
that you are investing into a project.
dream that the ATM Machine gives you more money that you were due
refers to your inflated ego. You have a sense of entitlement to certain
that the ATM Machine is spitting out something else instead of money highlights
your financial concerns. You are spending money on something that could be used
towards something more worthwhile. The dream could also be analogous to spending
time on something or someone not worthwhile. TOP
see an atom in your dream symbolizes unlimited potential. Do not underestimate
yourself or others. Alternatively, the dream may be a pun on someone whose name
is Adam. TOP
dream that you attack someone represents pent-up frustration and anger. You feel
that you have been wronged. Your dream serves as an easy and safe way to express
dream that you are being attacked by someone indicates your character is being
questioned. You feel the need to defend yourself. You are feeling stressed,
vulnerable and helpless. You may also be facing difficult changes in your
waking life. Dreaming of an attack provides a way for you to confront these
situations that you may be avoiding in real life.
dream that you are being attacked by an animal is a warning to be careful with
those around you. Take notice of who you know in your waking life that shares
and exhibits the same qualities of the animal that attacked you in your dream.
dream that you kill an attacking animal suggests that you are going against your
instincts or gut feeling. TOP
see an attic in your dream represents hidden memories or repressed thoughts that
are being revealed. It also symbolizes your mind, spirituality, and your
connection to the higher Self. Alternatively, it signifies difficulties in your
life that may hinder you from attaining your goals and aspirations. However,
after a long period of struggle, you will overcome these difficulties.
see a cluttered attic in your dream is a sign to organize your mind and
thoughts. Perhaps, you need to rid yourself of the past and let go of the past
emotions that are holding you back.
see an attorney in your dream suggests that you are seeking guidance and advice.
see or ride an ATV in your dream indicates your desire to get off the beaten
path. You want create your own path and do things your way. Alternatively, the
dream suggests that you need to find time for some solitude in your
dream that you are at an auction indicates that you may be undervaluing or
overvaluing something or some relationship. It may also mean that you have
learned from your past experiences and are ready to move on.
dream that someone outbid you in an auction suggests that you are being denied
something that you have earned.
dream that no one is bidding at an auction suggests that your opinions and ideas
are not appreciated. Your opinions are being ignored.
dream that you are in front of an audience represents the world around you and
how it is paying close attention to your actions. Alternatively, it signifies
your fears of having your personal feelings and private thoughts discovered or
revealed. If the audience is rowdy or noisy, then it suggests cluttered thoughts
and confusion of ideas.
dream that you have no audience denotes that you are not being acknowledged for
your work or achievements. Perhaps you are feeling ignored or neglected.
that you are the only person in the audience means that there is an important
lesson that you and only you need to learn. Perhaps you have been oblivious to
something that everyone else had already realized or notice.
dream that you are at an audition indicates feelings of insecurity and
vulnerability. You have trouble expressing
yourself and feel that you are being put to a test. The attitude and behavior of
the audience will also guide you in how you think others perceive you.
dream that you are in an auditorium indicates that there is something that you
need to learn from others. Pay attention to those around you.
see an auger in your dream signifies difficulties hard work and struggles. The
dream may also have sexual connotations.
dream of the month of August suggests that there is some misunderstanding in a
personal relationship or business situation.
see your aunt in your dream represents family connection, heritage and value.
The aunt may also represent aspects of yourself that you like or dislike. She
can also be seen as a substitute mother.
see an aura around you or someone else indicates that some important information
is being relayed to you in the dream. You need to pay close attention to the
message. You need to draw on this energy for strength.
see the aurora borealis in your dream represents renewed energy, vitality, awe,
insight and youth. You will experience clarity in some situation or
relationship. A positive spiritual experience will fill you with warmth and
love. In addition, you will also gain some amazing new wisdom and knowledge.
Alternatively, the dream indicates that you know what you need to do, but may be
too lazy or too afraid to jump into action.
dream about or that you are in Australia suggests that you are being pulled
toward opposite directions. The dream may also indicate self-exploration
into your natural and uninhibited self. Often referred to as the land down
under, the dream may be a metaphor to represent your subconscious and your
underlying thoughts. TOP
see an author in your dream suggests that your mind is preoccupied with some
story, essay, or report that you are working on.
dream that you are an author indicates that you need to better express your
opinions. Others are paying attention to what you have to say.
dream that you or someone has autism indicates that you are having problems
communicating your feelings and thoughts to others. If you know someone with
autism in real life, then the dream may be a reflection of how you are coping
with this condition. It is indicative of stress.
dream that you are asking for an autograph indicates your desire to be like the
person whose autograph you seek. You may be looking for some form of
dream that someone is asking for your autograph suggests that you are giving
your consent or approval to someone.
dream of autumn represents the cycle of life - something is about to come to an
end and something new will begin. Alternatively, autumn symbolizes abundance and
hospitality. It is time to collect the benefits and rewards that you've worked
so hard for. TOP
see an autopsy in your dream suggests that you are disconnected from your
feelings or devoid of emotions. You need to carefully evaluate the consequences
of your actions. TOP
see an avalanche in your dream signifies your raging emotions which have been
held back and repressed for a long time. These emotions have not been dealt with
in a productive manner and now are being expressed in a sudden and violent
anger. Alternatively, the dream symbolizes the inescapable stresses and
overwhelming pressures in your life. You are feeling the weight of life's
daily demands piled onto you.
dream about an avatar signifies how you want others to see you. You are putting
up a front instead of being your true self.
dream that you are in an aviary indicates a decreased sense of freedom. You feel
you are unable to fully express yourself.
see or eat an avocado in your dream symbolizes lust, sexuality, fertility,
potential, and continuity of life. Alternatively, an avocado symbolizes richness
see an avocado tree in your dream suggests that you will be well rewarded if you
devote some time and effort to some goal or project.
dream that you are avoiding a person in your dream suggest that you are not
confronting some aspect of yourself. Consider what aspects and
characteristics of the person you are avoiding which you are not recognizing in
yourself. Alternatively, this word may also be a pun for "a
void" in your life that you have been unable to fill.
awaken in your dream represents a spiritual rebirth. You may be acknowledging
and embracing both your feminine and masculine aspects of Self. You are
utilizing your fullest potential. Consider also who or what awakened you. This
is an indication of what is lacking or missing in your life.
dream that you awaken someone up suggests that you are acknowledging core
aspects of that person within your own self.
dream that you have an awakening signifies that new ideas will be realized. You
are experiencing new awareness that is unfolding in your life.
may also be on the verge of lucid dreaming.
dream that you receive an award indicates that you feel you deserve some
recognition or some acknowledgment of your work. To dream that you do not win an
award symbolizes feelings of inadequacy.
see an ax in your dream indicates that you are overly controlling. It is
symbolic of destruction, hostility, and the frustrations that you are
experiencing. Perhaps you "have an ax to grind" with someone. Or the
dream can be a metaphor that you are ready to "bury the ax" and make
dream that you are chopping wood with an ax suggests that you need to divide
your problems into smaller, more manageable sizes. Break down your problems into
pieces you can handle. Alternatively, it indicates that your strength and
power have been cut down to size.
see an axle in your dream suggests that you need to concentrate on the more
important things in life. Do not lose focus.
dream that you have a broken axle indicates a lack of confidence, independence
and control in your life. You are having difficulty navigating through life. The
dream may also mean that you are feeling vulnerable.