see a detective in your dream signifies the thrills and dangers in some aspect
of your waking life.
dream that you are a detective indicates that you are searching for your hidden
abilities and talents. You may be trying to solve a problem and seek out the
truth about some worrisome issue.
dream that you are being followed by a detective signifies guilt. Your character
will be put under scrutiny and called into question.
dream that you are in detention suggests that you need to reflect on your
negative actions and bad behavior. Learn from your past mistakes.
see or use detergent in your dream indicates that you need to resolve a major
problem in your life. You may also need to clean up your image or readjust your
dream that you have determination represents your ambition and realization of
your goals. It refers to your attitude and the restrictions that you or others
impose onto you.
see a detour in your dream suggests that you have encountered an obstacle in
some aspect of your life. You are not wanting to confront something directly,
and thus are trying to find a way around it.
see the devil in your dream signifies fear, limitations, and negative aspects of
yourself. You may be harboring feelings of guilt. It is time to release these
feelings. Alternatively, the devil represents intelligence, cunningness,
deception, and cleverness.
dream that you fight off the devil indicates that you will succeed in
defeating your enemies.
dream that the devil talks to you suggests that you will find certain
temptations hard to resist even though you know it is not in your best interest.
dream that you and the devil are friends suggests that you are easily influenced
and can be persuaded into doing something you do not necessarily want to
do. Alternatively, you may be dealing with issues of morality.
dream that you are showing your devotion to your beliefs is a reminder that
nothing will be gained by deceit.
dream that you are being devoured indicates a loss in your identity or a fear of
losing who you are. The dream may be a metaphor of being consumed by your own
ambition or obsession.
dream that you are devouring something represents the things that drives and
dream that dew is falling represents a spiritual renewal and cleansing. You are
experiencing a sense of calm and refreshment. Alternatively, the dream may be a
pun on "to do". Perhaps there is something that you must do.
you do not have diabetes in your life, but dream that you are diabetic, then the
dream may mean that you have difficulty enjoying the sweeter things in life. You
are worrying too much instead of taking time to enjoy the moment.
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that things are coming at you diagonally means that you are being caught a
little off guard. You are unprepared for what is coming your way. Alternatively,
the dream means that you are not being direct about a situation or emotion.
see a dial in your dream indicates that you need to be more in tune to your
thoughts and to your intuition.
see diamonds in your dream signify the wholeness of the Self. You may be finding
clarity in matters that have been clouding you. Alternatively, it represents
vanity, conceit, and your unchanging or unyielding nature. You may be distancing
yourself from others.
receive diamond jewelry in your dream signifies love, commitment and dedication.
If you lose the diamond jewelry, then it indicates difficulty in your love
relationship. It may also be analogous to financial hardships.
dream that a diamond is fake suggests that you are trying to be someone that you
are not. Alternatively, the dream may indicate that you that you are living
beyond your means.
see a diamond shape in your dream symbolizes the many directions that you can
take in life. You need to evaluate your goals and how you are going to achieve
see or wear a diaper in your dream symbolizes your childish or babyish
attitudes/actions. You may be too dependent on others.
dream that you are changing diapers suggests a need to clean up you behavior and
change your childish ways. Perhaps you need to change your attitude and approach
regarding a new idea or project.
see dirty diapers in your dream indicate that you need to clean up the mess you
have created as a result of your childishness.
dream that you have diarrhea signifies that some part of your life is going out
of control. You can no longer contain your strong emotions and need to get
it out of your system quickly. Alternatively, the dream indicates that you have
not analyzed a situation long enough or that you do not want to deal with the
problem at all.
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see or play dice in your dream suggests that you are taking chances and playing
with fate. It refers to the unpredictability of life. The dream may also be a
pun on a situation that may be getting too "dicey". Consider the
significance of the numbers reflected on the dice or how many dice were thrown.
see or dream that you are a dictator suggests that you need to be more flexible
and open-minded in your thinking and in your decision making. You are being too
controlling. The dream dictator may also symbolize an over controlling father or
dream that you are using a dictionary signifies that you rely too much on the
opinions of others in the management of your own affairs.
or play with die cast cars in your dream suggests that you are spending too much
time thinking about your goals instead of taking action towards them. You are
taking too long to accomplish your goals. It may also mean that you are wasting
time on worthless or fruitless pursuits. Alternatively the dream represents the
carefree aspects of childhood where you did not have to worry about goals.
dream that you are on a diet suggests that you are punishing yourself. You feel
restricted from what you really want to do. Alternatively, it indicates
self-control and self-discipline. You are giving up the things that are
unhealthy in your life. The key is balance and moderation.
dream that you are experiencing difficulties reflect waking difficulties. You
are under tremendous stress.
dream that you are digging indicates that you are working hard to uncover the
truth in a problem that is haunting you. You are overly preoccupied with
trying to find out something about yourself, your reputation, or your
self-identity. Alternatively, the dream suggests that you are trying to get to
the root of some issue. Or the dream may be a metaphor to imply an insult.
dream that you dig a hole and find something may be a pun that you "dig
something", as in you like it or appreciate it. Or it may also refer to
someone that you might be "digging" or like. Alternatively, the dream
suggests that you need to be more open minded and welcome new ideas.
dream that you dig a hole and fill it with water denotes that no matter how hard
you try, your efforts will not sway things your way. You need to learn to
dream that you are digging for mollusks refer to qualities within yourself that
are yielding and can be changed. Dreaming of digging for plastic goods refer to qualities
within yourself that are unchangeable.
see or use a dildo in your dream suggests that you are feeling unsatisfied in
some area of your life, which may or may not relate to sex. There is a void in
your life. Alternatively, the dream indicates your desires for a more gratifying
wear a strap-on dildo in your dream refers to your unexpressed masculine energy.
see or eat dill in your dream represents spiritual and emotional protection. You
are not letting the negativity get to you.
dream that it is dim indicates that you are lacking clarity in a waking
situation. You need to shed some light or perspective on the issue.
Alternatively, the dream may be a metaphor for someone who is dumb or stupid.
see a dime in your dream represents the number 10 and thus means closure,
strength and big gains. Alternatively, the dream indicates money issues. You
need to do some serious saving! Also consider the phrases, "stop on a
dime" to mean ending something abruptly or quickly or "drop of a
dime" to mean dropping everything to tend to someone else's needs without
dream that you are in another dimension refers to your desire of escaping from
your own reality. You are feeling disconnected from life and society.
Alternatively, the dream is trying to get you to look at something from a
different perspective. You need to step outside of the situation. The dream may
also be telling you that things are not always what they appear to be.
see dimples in your dream represent happiness, joy, and pleasure. You need to
enjoy some frivolity and have some light-hearted fun in your life.
dream that you are in a dining room represents your quest for knowledge and
understanding. You may be reaching an important decision in your life.
dream that you are eating dinner alone indicates that you need to do some
serious thinking about your goals and directions in life. Alternatively,
it may represent independence or lack of social skills.
dream that you are eating dinner with others signifies your acceptance or
others, your interpersonal relationships, and how you behave in your
social life. It is a time to reflect and share past experiences. It also
suggests that you see everyone as an equal.
see a dinosaur in your dream symbolizes an outdated attitude. You may need to
discard your old ways of thinking and habits.
dream that you are being chased by a dinosaur indicates your fears of no longer
being needed or useful. Alternatively, being chased by a dinosaur, may reflect
old issues that are still coming back to haunt you.
see dinosaurs mating in your dream means that you want to preserve an aspect of
your past. Alternatively, dreaming about dinosaurs mating indicate concerns
about carrying your family line or legacy.
dream that you are going for a dip in the water suggests that you are exploring
dream that you dip your partner represents your self confidence. You may even be
showing off a little bit. Alternatively, it also indicates that you are feeling
see or eat dip in your dream signifies your desires for a little extra flavor in
your life. You are looking for some excitement and pizzazz. If you are double
dipping, then it represents your selfishness and overindulgence.
see or receive a diploma in your dream symbolizes completion and/or recognition
for a job well done.
dream that you are a diplomat suggests that you need to approach some situation
or problem with care and tact.
dream that you are following directions represent your need or ability to accept
criticism. It also relates to your feelings about authority.
dream that you are giving directions refer to your goals and purpose. You are on
a path toward self-realization.
dream that you are a film director refers to your desire to control the outcome
of a situation. Alternatively, the dream may be telling you that you need to
exert more control over aspects of your life.
see a dirigible in your dream symbolizes your ambition and the determination to
achieve your goals. Alternatively, the dream represents your inflated
sense of yourself.
see freshly stirred dirt in your dream symbolizes thriftiness and frugalness.
Dirt is also representative of situations where you have been less than
honorable and may have acted in a devious manner. You are trying to conceal or
bury your questionable behavior.
dream that someone throws dirt at you suggests that someone is questioning your
character and harming your reputation.
dream that you or something is dirty represents your anxieties and feelings
toward sex. The dream stems from low self-esteem and feelings of being unworthy.
You need to purify your mind, heart and body.
dream that you have a disability indicates that you are experiencing a lowered
self-esteem. You have lost your power or direction in life. Perhaps you
are not utilizing your full potential and skills. Consider the symbolism of the
part of your body that is disabled.
dream that people or objects are disappearing right before your eyes signify
your anxieties and insecurities over the notion that loved ones might
disappear out of your life. You feel that you cannot depend on anyone and that
you will end up alone. You need to work on your self-image and self-esteem.
to dream that someone is disappearing suggests that you may not have given
sufficient attention to those aspects/qualities of that person within your own
self. Have you lost touch with some aspect of yourself? If your lover is
disappearing, then it suggests that your love or interest for them is fading.
dream that you are disappearing from others means that you feel you are being
overlooked. You are not being noticed or recognized for what is important to
you. Alternatively, the dream indicates that you are trying to withdraw from the
realities of life.
dream of disappointment indicates real-life experiences of being continually
disappointed. Such dreams often reflect repressed disappointments which has
accumulated over a period of time. Your dream serves as an emotional outlet to
help ease your mind.
dream of disapproval indicates that you are rejecting or ignoring some aspect of
yourself. It may also represent your own feelings of self-worth and being
dream that you are in a disaster represents your personal anxieties and fears of
change. You are afraid of not knowing what is in store for you in the future.
that you are disciplining someone implies that you
need to take a more prominent role in a situation.
dream that you are being disciplined suggests that you need to focus your
energies on more important and worthwhile endeavors.
dream that you are playing disc golf means that you need to take things more
seriously and focus on your future goals.
listen to a disc jockey in your dream represents a message from your subconscious. The disc jockey may be trying to give you some advice about a
waking situation. Alternatively, the dream may symbolize someone in your life
with the initials "DJ".
dream that you are a disco suggests that you need to get out and be more
dream that you are listening or dancing to disco music represents your free
see a disco ball in your dream symbolizes your fun and free spirit. It is
a reflection of the various components of your life.
dream of a discovery indicates that you are a entering a new phase of life or a
new phase of personal development. Alternatively, the dream suggests you have
uncovered an aspect of yourself which is significant to your waking life.
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dream that you are inflicted with a disease forewarns of some illness or
physical ailment. Sometimes your dreams are able to diagnose an illness before
you are aware of the symptoms. Alternatively, the disease in your dream may be
symbolic of some fear or tension that you are experiencing in your waking life.
dream that you are disfigured indicates that you are still scarred emotionally
or physically from some past situation or relationship. You feel that you are
not yourself anymore.
dream that you have been disgraced indicates guilt over something you have done
in your walking life. You feel your sense of morality and reputation is being
dream that others are being disgraced suggests that you need to distance
yourself from these other people. You cannot let their actions bring you down.
dream that you are in a disguise indicates that you are hiding from something or
someone in your waking life. It is time to face reality and stop hiding behind a
facade. Alternatively, the dream suggests that you are being someone you are
feel disgust in your dream represents an unacknowledged or denied aspect of your
own self. You fear confrontation. You may also lack the means to defend and/or
see dishes in your dream represent ideas, concepts, and attitudes. The dream may
be a pun on the things you are "dishing" out to others. Or it
could describe someone you are interested in as in someone who is a
"dish". Perhaps it is time that you make the first move. If the dishes
are dirty and unwashed, then it signify dissatisfaction and an unpromising
outlook. You may have overlooked some problems in your life or you have not
confronted your emotions.
dream that you are washing dishes suggest that you are moving on and planning
for the next thing that comes your way. Alternatively, it represents your daily
routine. Perhaps you are in a rut.
see shelves of polished dishes suggest that you are doing your best and making
the best out of a situation. You are trying to make a good impression.
see broken dishes or break dishes in your dream signify feelings of poverty,
lack, and inadequacy. You may feel that you are not meeting the expectations of
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see or use a dishwasher in your dream suggests that you need to resolve past
issues and old problems in order to make a clean start for yourself.
Alternatively, the dream means that you are moving ahead and looking toward the
see or use a disinfectant in your dream signifies cleansing and healing.
You are ready to mend past hurts and resolve feelings of self guilt or past
dream that you have been disinherited forewarns that you should reevaluate your
social and professional standing. You may not be in such solid ground as
see a diskette in your dream symbolizes the transfer of ideas and advices from
one person to another. It also signifies information that you need to
incorporate into a waking situation or some aspect of your life.
dream that you dislike someone or are disliked represents an aspect of yourself
that you do not like or are trying to suppress. Who are you inside and how
you are acting on the outside are out of sync. You are not being true to
see someone you dislike in your dream suggests that you are in denial about
dream that you are at Disneyland indicates that you need to take some time off,
especially after all the hard work that you have been involved in. Known as the
"happiest place on earth", the dream may suggest a lack of happiness
in your life. You are looking for that happiness.
dream that you are dismembered suggests that some situation or circumstance is
falling apart in your waking life. You feel cut off, isolated and disempowered.
You may also be experiencing some great and significant loss. Consider also
which part of your body is dismembered as that body part may offer additional
significance or needs special attention. Alternatively, the dream may coincide
with some significant life change as in a new job, new school, marriage, moving,
etc. You are feeling a loss of power, potential, or identity.
dream that you disobey authority suggests that you are going against your
conscience. You know what the right thing to do is, but still refuse to
follow what is right. As a result, you are experiencing much inner turmoil. The
dream points to a rebellious attitude. Alternatively, disobedience means that
you are suppressing your emotions or sensitivities.
dream that you have been disowned indicates that you need to change your old
habits and take charge of the situation.
dream that you are having disputes with others suggest
that you are trying to resolve some internal conflict or some unsettled issue in
your waking life. Consider the symbolism of what is the dispute you are having. Alternatively,
the dream indicates that you may be unfairly judging others.
dream that you are dissecting something suggests that you are trying to get to
the core of some situation. You are trying to peel away at the layers in order
to get to the heart of the matter. Alternatively, the dream may indicate that
you are overanalyzing a situation. Consider also what you are dissecting.
particular, to dream that you are dissecting a frog indicates that you are
trying to figure out if the guy you are interested in is just a frog or is a
real prince. Alternatively, the dream seeks to bring you back to your high
school science class and how you felt when you had to dissect a frog.
dream that you are dissecting a human cadaver suggests that you are trying to
reveal or expose an aspect of yourself that you have kept hidden.
see a liquid dissolve in your dream signifies the integration of various aspects
of yourself. Two parts are coming together as one. Alternatively, the dream may
also be a metaphor for an end to some situation, condition or relationship.
dream that you or others are in distress represents worries and unhappiness in
your waking life. You will find that your worries were unfounded and that they
will turn out to be better than expected. Perhaps the dream is telling you to
see a ditch in your dream indicates that there is something in your waking life
that you need to avoid. Alternatively, the dream suggests that you need to
let go of the emotional baggage and frivolity that are holding you back.
dream may also be on pun on ditching school, work, appointment, or something
that you are now feeling guilty about.
dream that you fall into a ditch indicates that you may be headed into a
dream that you are diving into clear water indicates that you have overcome your
obstacles and setbacks. You have a new sense of confidence. Things are looking
up. Alternatively, the dream indicates that you are trying to get to the bottom
of a current situation or the root of your problems or feelings. It may also
refer exploration of your subconscious.
dream that you are diving into muddy water suggests that you are feeling anxious
about how you have handled certain issues in your waking life.
see others diving in your dream represents psychological and emotional balance.
see animals diving in your dream suggest that are exploring your instinctual and
sexual urges which have been previously suppressed into your subconscious.
see or stand on a diving board in your dream indicates that you need to think
things through carefully and thoroughly before you take the plunge. The dream
may signal a new phase in your life. Consider the height of the diving board.
The higher the diving board, the more significant and more difficult it is to
take the next step and make the plunge.
dream that you are getting a divorce suggests that you need to differentiate
between things in your life and prioritize them. Perhaps you need to separate
yourself from some issue or some aspect of yourself. Alternatively, the dream
indicates that you have a fear of separation or fear of being alone. You may be
unsatisfied with your present relationship.
your parents are not actually getting a divorce, but you dream that they are
divorced or that they are getting a divorce highlights conflicts within your own
self. You are struggling with pleasing both your parents without disappointing
dreams may reflect real-life events and the stress that divorce can bring. You may be
wondering if you have made a mistake in some situation or decision. Divorce
dreams also imply a transitional phase. It is time to change your old habits.
dream that you feel dizzy symbolizes confusion. You are unable to make a
decision or make up your mind about something. Concentrate on a focal point and
learn to balance your choices.
dream about DNA suggests that you need to focus your energy. Carefully plot out
your goals so you can move ahead in life. Learn from the negativity that
you have experienced. DNA symbolizes life, humanity and science. Alternatively,
to dream about DNA indicates that you are questioning your identity. You are
asking yourself who you truly are and what makes you you. The dream may
also represent the initials "D" and "A". Consider who or
what in your life has these initials.
a Doberman Pincher in your dream symbolizes your fears. It may also represent
someone in your waking life who is "barking" orders at you.
Alternatively, the dream indicates that you have your guard up. You are
protecting yourself from getting hurt.
dream that you are on a dock suggests that you have successfully gotten
through some tough times and emotions. If the dock is empty, then it implies
that you are feeling emotionally drained.
dream that you are seeing the doctor indicates your need for emotional and
spiritual healing. The dream could also highlight medical concerns. Perhaps it
is time to go and get a physical check up.
dream that you are a doctor suggests that there is some problem that you need to
patch up or some emotional wound that you need to bandage up. Alternatively, it
signifies your ability to offer your support to others.
see or read a document in your dream represent some important information that
is about to be made known to you. It symbolizes some discovery or realization.
have a dream in a documentary format suggests that you need to appreciate the
life you have and realize the impact you have on others. You are important. The
dream may also be a metaphor that there is something that you need to
"document" or remember.
play dodgeball in your dream parallels a situation in your waking life where you
are either on the offensive or on the defensive. If you are throwing the
ball, then it represents pent up anger and aggression. If you are hit by the
ball, then it suggests that you are feeling victimized by a situation.
Alternatively, the dream may be a metaphor that you are "dodging" or
avoiding a situation or question.
see a dodo bird in you dream represents death. This is a symbolic death in that
it is an end to some behavior or habit. The dream may also be a pun on someone
who is stupid or lacks common sense.
see a dog in your dream symbolizes intuition, loyalty, generosity, protection,
and fidelity. The dream suggests that your strong values and good intentions
will enable you to go forward in the world and bring you success. The
dream dog may also represent someone in your life who exhibits these qualities.
Alternatively, to see a dog in your dream indicates a skill that you may have
ignored or forgotten. If the dog is vicious and/or growling, then it indicates
some inner conflict within yourself. It may also indicate betrayal and
untrustworthiness. If the dog is dead or dying, then it means a loss of a
good friend or a deterioration of your instincts.
dream that a dog bites you on the leg suggests that you have lost your ability
to balance aspects of your life. You may be hesitant in approaching a new
situation or have no desire to move forward with your goals. Dreaming that
a dog bites on the hand symbolizes disloyalty. To dream that someone is bitten by a dog indicates a
betrayal. You feel that you have been wronged by this person.
see a happily barking dog in your dream symbolizes pleasures and social
activity. You are being accepted into some circle. If the dog is barking
ferociously, then it represents your habit of making demands on people and
controlling situations around you. Are you "barking" too many orders?
Alternatively, it could also indicate unfriendly companions.
see a sick dog in your dream symbolizes a neglected friendship.
see a dog chasing its tail or running around in circles in your dream implies
that you are not handling a situation in an effective way. You are spending too
much time on fruitless labor.
that two dogs are licking each other represents mutual understanding in one of
your waking relationships.
dream that you are feeding a dog means that you are nurturing an old skill or
talent. It also implies that you need to put more time and effort into fostering
dream that you are buying a dog indicates your tendency to buy your friends or
buy compliments and favors. Alternatively, it suggest a need for you to find
companionship. If you are being guided by a dog, then it suggests that you are
having difficulties in navigating out of a situation or problem.
dream that you give or send your dog away indicates that the decisions and
choices you are making now may be misinterpreted as disloyalty. You have to do
what is right for you and not worry about what others think of the decision.
Alternatively, it signifies rejection of friendship.
that you cannot get a dog off your back implies that you are not able to shake
someone off your back. Perhaps they are being too overbearing or too dependent
To run over a dog in your dream means that you are expressing doubt
in the intentions of a friend. Perhaps you feel betrayed. Your friend is not
dream about running or living with a pack of dogs means that you are looking for
a sense of belonging and familyhood. The dogs may symbolize your siblings,
children or other family members that you feel the need to protect and to keep
from harm's way.
that you are giving a dog a bath symbolizes your nurturing abilities. You also
pride yourself in your loyalty and generosity.
dream that you are rubbing a dog's belly represents trust in relationship.
dream that you are dressing up your dog signifies your
attempts to cover up your own character flaws and habits.
a dream where you our chasing your dog means that you are taking someone's
loyalty for granted.
see a black colored dog in your dream symbolizes the shadow aspect of a friend.
The dark side of someone close to you is being revealed and you are able to see
through to their true intentions. If the dog is white, then it indicates that
the intentions of a friend are pure and true.
that you step on a dog implies that you are taking certain friendships or
relationships for granted.
dream that a dog has puppies refers to your nurturing abilities.
dream that a dog is eating a snake implies that a close friend is trying to
prevent you from making a bad decision.
see a dog with two heads in your dream means that you are hyper vigilant about
your surroundings. On the other hand, the dream may also mean you need to be
more aware of what is around you.
that dogs are being slaughtered or disemboweled represent a bitter ending to a
friendship. It indicates betrayal and/or misplaced trust.
dream that your dog is trying to rape you forewarns that someone who you thought
was your friend is trying to take advantage of you.
consider the notions associated with the word dog, such as loyalty ("man's
best friend") and to be "treated like a dog".
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see or watch a dog fight in your dream implies that you are desperately
rejecting an aspect of yourself. You are feeling ashamed about something.
dream that dogs are fighting signifies a conflict of interest between you and
someone close to you. You need to step away from this situation.
eat dog food in your dream suggests that
you need to address some animalistic or primitive thoughts. You may be
battling fidelity or loyalty issues in a relationship.
see a dog house in your dream suggests that you are in big trouble. You are
being punished for your actions.
dream of a dog race indicates that you are looking out for your own self and
your own needs. You are motivated by personal gains over community goals.
see a dogwood tree in your dream suggests that you feel the need to be protected
or shielded. It also symbolizes the sacrifices you are making.
dream that a doll comes to life signifies your desires to be someone else and
escape from your present problems and responsibilities. The doll serves as a
means to act out your wishes.
see a doll in your dream symbolizes childhood innocence and light-hearted fun.
The dream may also be a metaphor for someone that you call or refer to as
dream that you are playing with a doll represents a lack of communication
between your conscious and subconscious mind. The dream also indicates an
immature attitude towards the opposite sex.
see or play with a dollhouse in your dream suggests that you are idealizing
family life. You have the notion that everything is perfect or problem-free.
Perhaps you are in denial about any problems. Alternatively, the dollhouse
in your dream may serve as an indirect way to solve and work out waking problems
with family members.
see a dolphin in your dream symbolizes spiritual guidance, intellect, mental
attributes and emotional trust. The dream is usually an inspirational one,
encouraging you to utilize your mind to its capacity and move upward in life. Alternatively,
it suggests that a line of communication has been established between the
conscious and subconscious aspects of yourself. Dolphins represent your
willingness and ability to explore and navigate through your emotions.
dream that you are riding a dolphin represents your optimism and social
dream that a dolphin is dying indicates feeling of despair. You are feeling
a dome in your dream signifies spiritual protection and enlightenment.
dream of domesticated animals represent qualities and attributes within yourself
that you are able to control.
dream that you are a dominatrix represents your need for power and control.
Alternatively, it suggests that you are experiencing an elevated sense of