or play dominoes in your dream suggests that your actions are sure to affect
those around you. Consider the phrase "fall like dominoes".
dream that you are giving a donation refers to your ability to give love.
Conversely, if you are receiving a donation, then it refers to your ability to
dream that you are donating blood suggests that you are feeling physically
drained due to stress.
a donkey in your dream represents your stubbornness and unyielding personality.
You are unwilling to cooperate with others. The donkey also symbolizes menial
work. You may be feeling overburdened or stressed. If the donkey is dead, then
that your party hearty attitude will lead to unrestrained immorality.
Alternatively, the donkey is representative of the United States democratic
party. Consider your personal associations and feelings about the democrats.
dream that you fall off or are thrown from a donkey signifies separation and
disharmony in love..
dream that you are kicked by a donkey suggests that you are afraid of being
caught in some illicit activity. There is a cloud of suspicion over you.
dream that you are leading a donkey by a halter signifies your leadership
abilities. You have the gift of convincing people to see things your way.
dream that you are entering through a door signifies new opportunities that are
presented before you. You are entering into a new stage in your life and moving
from one level of consciousness to another. In particular, a door that
opens to the outside signifies your need to be more accessible to others,
whereas a door that opens into the inside, denotes your desire for inner
exploration and self-discovery.
see an opened door in your dream symbolizes your receptiveness and willingness
to accept new ideas/concepts. In particular, to see a light behind the door
suggests that you are moving toward greater enlightenment/spirituality.
dream that the door is closed or locked signifies opportunities that are denied
and not available to you or that you have missed out on. Something or someone is
blocking your progress. It also symbolizes the ending of a phase or project. In
particular, if you are outside the locked door, then it suggests that you have
anti-social tendencies. If you are inside the locked door, then it represents
harsh lessons that need to be learned.
dream that you are locking the door suggests that you are closing yourself off
from others. You are hesitant in letting others in and revealing your feelings.
It is indicative of some fear and low self-worth. If someone slams the door in
your face, then it indicates that you are feeling shut out or some activity or
that you are being ignored.
see revolving doors in your dream suggests that you are literally moving in
circles and going nowhere. You may feel that your opportunities and choices lead
to a dead end.
see a castle door in your dream indicates that you have missed a huge and/or
profitable opportunity, especially if you are standing outside the castle door.
If you are standing inside the castle door, then it means that you have let your
success and ego distance you from others.
dream that you hear or ring a door bell indicates that you are open to new
experiences. The dream may also be calling attention to something that you have
overlooked. Perhaps you do not yet realize that an opportunity is open to you.
see a doorknob in your dream symbolizes either access or restriction.
Alternatively, the dream may suggest that you are not thinking intelligently. If
you dream that the doorknob is talking, then it means that someone is always
watching you. It also indicates that you are being underestimated in some way.
see a doormat in your dream indicates that you feel others are walking all
over you and taking advantage you. Consider also if there is any message or
words on the door mat as this will be significant in meaning.
see a bricked-up doorway in your dream implies that you are shutting yourself
down from the world. If you are inside the bricked-up doorway, then it
represents your sheltered life. If you are outside the bricked-up doorway, then
it means that there is a deep secret that you are trying to prevent from coming
out. Alternatively, a bricked-up doorway is similar to a locked door and
signifies missed or denied opportunities.
see your own doppelganger in your dream is a reflection of your negative
actions. The dream is showing you the consequences of your actions and what you
should not do. Alternatively, the dream signifies bad luck, danger, and/or
dream that you are fighting with your doppelganger means that you are struggling
between good and evil and right and wrong. If you kill your own doppelganger,
then it indicates that you have successfully repressed certain negative emotions
dream that you are in a dormitory represents the value you place on knowledge
and education. You believe that you are constantly learning, even when you are
in the classroom. If you are currently a college student who live in a
dormitory, then this symbol may just be a reflection of your current
surroundings and hold similar meaning as a house.
see dots in your dream symbolize routine and monotony.
your own double in your dream suggests that you are attempting to recapture the
past and the good old times. Alternatively, the dream may indicate that you are
needlessly working twice as hard or doing double duty.
dream that you are on a double date represents the dualities of your personality
- the persona you show to the world and your true Self. Alternatively, the dream
may simply mean togetherness and your need to socialize.
see a double decker bus in your dream suggests that you need to consider
alternatives to your way of thinking. Do not look at the situation or problem
from a single perspective.
dream that you are double jointed refers to how you yield to the needs of
others. You tend to go out of your way to help those who need it.
see or work with dough in your dream signifies potential, possibilities and the
ability to create. The dream may also be a metaphor to symbolize money.
see a doughnut in your dream represents the Self. It suggests that you may be
feeling lost and still trying to find yourself and your purpose in life.
Alternatively, it refers to growth, development and nurturance. You are not yet
see a dove in your dream symbolizes peace, tranquility, harmony, affection and
innocence. In particular, to see a white dove in your dream represents loyalty,
love, simplicity, gentleness and friendships. It may also signify a message and
blessing from the Holy Spirit. You have let go of your thoughts of hate and
revenge. If you dream that Jesus releases a white dove, then it refers to
spreading the word of God.
dream that doves are mating and building a nest symbolize a joyous home life
filled with love, tranquility, pleasure and security.
see a dove fly away in your dream suggests that someone you love has passed
dream that you are moving down suggests that you have made a wrong decision or
headed toward the wrong direction in life. Alternatively, the dream may be a pun
on "feeling down" or depressed. "Going down" may also sexual
connotation and be a metaphor for oral sex.
see or dream of a child with down syndrome implies that you are underestimating
your own abilities or someone else's.
that you are in downtown represents your material concerns and possessions. It
may indicate the hustle and bustle of your life.
of a dowry indicates hard work ahead for you. You need to overcome many
obstacles in order to succeed.
dream that you are dozing off suggests that you are letting an opportunity is
passing you by if you do not take action. You are lacking knowledge or awareness
in some area or issue. You need to pay more attention to your surroundings.
dream that you are Dracula implies that you are draining the energy of
see Dracula in your dream suggests that you are being misguided in some area of
your waking life. Be careful.
dream that Dracula is your father indicates that you feel a disconnect with your
own father. You don't really know who is this man.
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feel a draft in your dream indicates an external force that is affecting a
situation or relationship in your life. It may also indicate a visitation of a
Spirit or a communication from your subconscious.
dream that you have been drafted indicates that the opinions and beliefs of
others are being forced upon you. You are feeling pressure from those around you
who want you to do something that you are not comfortable with. Alternatively,
it indicates your need for more self discipline in your life.
see or use a drafting compass in your dream represents your set path. You do not
like to deviate from your plans, even if it is monotonous. Alternatively, a
drafting compass symbolizes your drive for perfection.
dream that you are dragging something refers to your burdens and struggles. You need to unload and/or let
go some of your responsibilities as it is holding you back. Perhaps it is a relationship that you need to
let go of. Consider also what or who you are dragging. Alternatively, the dream
may be a pun on a situation that is a "drag" or unpleasant.
see or dream that you are a drag queen refers to your over the top attitude. You
are also exuding a lot of confidence. Alternatively, the dreams suggests that
you are hiding your true self. Perhaps you are being someone who you are not.
see or dream that you are in a drag race refers to some situation that you don't
really want to be involved in, but feel pressure to prove yourself. You have a
strong competitive side. Alternatively, the dream means that you need to slow
down before you jeopardize your well being.
a dragon in your dream represents your strong will and fiery personality. You
tend to get carried away by your passion, which may lead you into trouble. You
need to exercise some self-control.
the eastern cultures, dragons are seen as spiritual creatures symbolizing good
luck and fortune.
dream that you are a dragon and breathing fire suggests that you are using your
anger to get your own way.
see a dragonfly in your dream symbolizes change and regeneration. It may also
indicate that something in your life may not appear as it seems. Alternatively,
the dream represents instability flightiness or activity. You are always
on the go.
dream that you are eating a dragonfly suggests that you are consumed by some
sort of passion even at the risk of offending or hurting other's feelings.
see a drain in your dream signifies your need to release and channel your
emotions. You should not keep your feelings inside. Consider the condition and
appearance of the drain for clues on how you are feeling. Alternatively, it may
represent some wasted effort or loss. The dream may also be a pun on something
or someone that is "draining" you of your energy or resources.
dream that you are unclogging the drain indicates that you need to remove some
obstacle or blockage that is hindering your progress.
see a drainer in your dream suggests that you are getting rid of your excessive
emotions. Or on the other hand, it could imply that you are feeling emotionally
that you are in drama class signifies your ability to express your emotions. The
dream may be a metaphor for your waking life. Do you feel like you are living in
your own drama?
dream that you are closing the drapes suggest that you are blocking out external
worries and problems. You are shielding yourself from the world.
see a drawbridge in your dream represents protection. You feel that some
relationship or situation is too invasive. It may also mean that you are drawing
the line and creating boundaries.
see drawers in your dream signify your inner and hidden state and being. In
particular, a disorderly drawer represents internal chaos and turmoil while an
orderly drawer signifies calmness. Alternatively, a drawer symbolizes your
reserves. There is something that you have stored away, but are now ready to use
or express. If the drawer is full, then it symbolizes your many resources. If
the drawer is empty, then it denotes your need to fulfill your goals.
dream that you are drawing represents an expression of your latent artistic
abilities. You need to show more of your creativity in your waking life.
Alternatively, the dream may be a pun on a "draw" to mean a tie or
some undecided decision or argument. "It's a draw."
you do not have dreadlocks in your waking life and dream that you have them,
then it indicate a rejection of traditional values and beliefs. You are going
against the norm of society. Alternatively, the dream may be a metaphor for
something that you are dreading.
dream of our website Dream Moods indicates the importance you are placing in
understanding dreams. You are serious about learning more from your dreams.
Alternatively, it also represents of sense of community.
see a dreamcatcher in your dream indicates that you are putting up a wall or
barrier against the negativity in your life. Perhaps there is something in your
subconscious that you are trying to prevent from emerging.
dream that you are dreaming or daydreaming signifies your emotional state. You are
excessively worried and fearful about a situation or circumstance that you are
going through. Dreaming that you are dreaming also serves as a layer of
protection from what you are feeling. The dream within a dream allows you to
experience certain difficult feelings that may otherwise be too painful to
confront if you were directly dreaming the scenario.
see or wear a dress in your dream represents a feminine outlook or feminine
perspective on a situation. You are freely expressing your femininity. If you
are a man and dream that you are wearing a dress suggests that others are
questioning your sexuality. Or that you are feeling sexually insecure.
dream that you are wearing a white dress implies that you want to appear pure
and angelic toward others. Perhaps you are trying to look "innocent".
To dream that you are wearing a purple dress refers to your devotion to your
spouse or partner. If the dress is another color, look up the specific color for additional
see a dress form in your dream refers to your desires to fit in. You feel that
you do not measure up to others ideals or expectations.
see a dresser in your dream represents aspects of yourself that you are hiding.
It may refer to your intimate self or childhood self. You need to reevaluate
these emotions and either discard or incorporate them into your daily life.
dream that you are dressed in someone else's clothes represents your admiration
for that person. You are trying to incorporate aspects of that person into your
dream that you are dressing up suggests that you need to be more confident in
your abilities and proud of your achievements.
dream that you are having trouble getting dressed indicates that someone is
trying to cause you problems and give you stress in your waking life.
dream that you are dressed in white indicates longevity, good health or purity.
You are trying to appear innocent to others.
dream that you are in a dressing room suggests that you are trying to fit into
some new situation or role. You are working on a fresh self-image. If the
clothes do not fit, then it implies a feeling of insecurities. You feel you
don't fit in. Alternatively, the dream represents your changing roles and the
various personas you have.
see a drill in your dream indicates that you are headed toward a new direction
in life. You are opening yourself up to new experiences and insights.
dream that you are drinking water represents spiritual refreshment. You will
find resolution by looking within yourself and your past. Alternatively, the
dream may indicate that you are really thirsty.
dream that you are drinking alcohol denotes that you are seeking either pleasure
or escape. In particular, if you are drinking wine, then it is symbolic of a
dream that something is dripping suggests that you are slowly losing your
spiritual will. You are experiencing something disturbing which is affecting
your psyche and well-being.
see or dream that you are at a drive-in indicates that you are taking a
different life path then you had planned. Perhaps you have put your own goals on
hold. You may also be reflecting on certain decisions you have made in your
dream that you are going through a drive-thru implies that your ambition and
drive is getting in the way of your personal relationships. Sometimes you need
to take a break and reconnect with loved ones.
see your driver's license in your dream suggests that you are facing an identity
lose your driver's license in your dream indicates that you have lost your way
or direction in life. Perhaps you have lost the autonomy to move forward toward
your goals. Alternatively, the dream may mean that you have lost your true
Self. You are trying to be someone you are not.
see or drive up to a driveway in your dream symbolizes an end to your journey.
It also represents security and rest. Alternatively, it denotes your path toward
achieving inner peace and finding your spirituality.
see rocks on the driveway refers to a rocky end to some journey.
dream that you are driving a vehicle signifies your life's journey and your path
in life. The dream is telling of how you are moving and navigating through life.
If you are driving and cannot see the road ahead of you, then it indicates that
you do not know where you are headed in life and what you really want to do with
yourself. You are lacking direction and goals. Similarly, to dream that you
are driving at night suggests that you are unsure of where you are headed in
life. You are experiencing obstacles toward your goals. Perhaps you do not want
to see what is ahead for you or you are afraid to confront certain issues. You
may be feeling apprehensive about the future. If your view is blocked or
obstructed while you are driving, then it symbolizes your lacking awareness of
something in your life. You are overlooking certain aspects in your life.
Alternatively, the dream indicates dangers or problems that are not yet made
known to you. If you are driving on a curvy road, then it indicates that you are
having difficulties in achieving your goals and accepting the changes associated
with it. If you are driving in the snow, then it means that you need to be
extra cautious about how your approach your goals. Metaphorically, driving
a car in your dream is analogous to your sex life and sexual performance.
Consider how you are driving and what kind of car you are driving and how it
relates to your waking sex life. Or the dream may be a pun on your
"drive" or ambition.
dream that someone else is driving you represents your dependence on the driver.
You are not in control of your life and following the goals of others instead of
your own. If you are driving from the passenger side of a car, then it
suggests that you are trying to gain control of the path that your life is
taking. You are beginning to make your own decisions. If someone else is
driving you from the passenger side, then it means that you are being misled
into thinking that you are in power or that you are in full control.
dream that you are driving a cab or bus suggests that menial tasks are providing
little opportunities for advancement.
dream that you are driving a car in reverse suggests that you are experiencing
major setbacks in your goals. In particular, if you drive in reverse into a pool
of water, then it means that you emotions are literally holding you back.
dream that you are driving drunk indicates that your life is out of control.
Some relationship or somebody is dominating you.
dream that you drive off a mountain road suggests that the higher you climb in
life, the harder it is to stay at the top. You feel that your advanced position
is a precarious one. It takes hard work to remain at the top. You may also feel
that you are not able to measure up to the expectations of others.
dream that you are a backseat driver means that you have problems relinquishing
control. You have power issues.
dream that you are taking a driving test suggests that your goals and
aspirations are being put to the test. You may be questioning what you really
want to do with your life. If you fail the driving test, then it indicates that
you do not have the necessary tools to move toward your goals. You may be
lacking confidence. If you pass the driving test, then it represents your
motivation and confidence in your ability.
a dromedary in your dream signifies unexpected gains and honor. You are a
giving person and always there to lend a helping hand.
that you are drooling suggests that you are feeling foolish or embarrassed by
some situation. On the other hand, you may be taking things too seriously and
need to let loose.
dream that you or someone is lying in drool symbolizes a sense of hopelessness.
dream that you are dropping things indicates that you need to let go of some
project, relationship, person, or idea. Also analyze the significance of what is
being dropped. Alternatively, it may represent your carelessness. Perhaps you
are expressing some dismay or regret in how you let something slip through
dream of a drought indicates that you are void of emotions. You are withdrawn
and depressed. The dream may be a result of a major loss in your life.
Alternatively, the dream suggests that you are not drinking enough water and
staying well hydrated.
dream that you are drowning indicates that you are feeling overwhelmed by
emotions. Repressed issues may be coming back to haunt you. You may be
proceeding too quickly in trying to discover your subconscious thoughts. You
should proceed more cautiously and slowly. If you drown to death, then is refers
to an emotional rebirth. If your survive the drowning, then it means that a
waking relationship or situation will ultimately survive the turmoil.
see someone drowning in your dream suggests that you are becoming too deeply
involved in something that is beyond your control. Alternatively, it represents
a sense of loss in your own identity. You are unable to differentiate who you
dream that you rescue someone from drowning indicates that you have successfully
acknowledged certain emotions and characteristics that is symbolized by the
drowning victim. If you fail to make the rescue, then it implies that you
are numb from fear. Consider a situation in your waking life where you are
letting fear dictate your actions.
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dream that you are in possession of or taking drugs signifies your need for a
"quick fix" or an escape from reality. You may be turning to a
potentially harmful alternative as an instant escape from your problems. Ask
yourself why you need the drugs. What do you hope the drugs will achieve for
dream that you or someone overdoses suggests that you do not know your
limits. You may be pushing yourself too hard. Alternatively, the dream means
that you are on a self-destructive path and need to make some significant
dream that you are dealing or selling drugs represents changes.
dream that you have been drugged indicates that you are refusing to take
responsibility for your actions.
dream that you are in a drugstore signifies a time for healing. You need to
correct your thinking and readjust your attitude. You should look within
yourself for the solution to a problem instead of relying on outside help.
Alternatively, you may also be experiencing concerns with your health.
dream that you are playing the drums indicate that you progress through life by
your own terms. You are strong willed and stick by the decisions you make. The
dream may also be a metaphor to indicate you are "drumming up"
business. You need to be more aggressive with your new ideas.
hear a drum in your dream symbolizes the rhythm of life and the need to keep a
steady pace in the pursuit of your goals.
that you are drunk suggests that you are acting careless and insensible. You are
losing control of your life and losing a grip on reality. Perhaps you are trying
to escape from a waking situation.
see a dryad in your dream points to your quiet, soft-spoken persona.
Alternatively, the dream may refer to your environmental awareness or that you
need to be more environmentally conscious.
dream that you are using a dryer suggests that you need to start dealing with
your emotions. The dream may also signify a dry idea that fails to bring any
excitement and thrill.
dream that you are at the dry cleaners indicates that you are trying to be more
objective in some situation. You are showing restraint and control over your
see ducks in your dream represent your spiritual freedom (if flying) or
the subconscious (if swimming). They serve as a connection between the
spiritual realm and the physical world. Ducks are multi-talented animals in that
they can walk, swim and fly. Thus, a duck indicates your flexibility and your
ability to blend and adapt in various situations. Alternatively, the dream
suggests that you are setting yourself up or being set up for the kill as
associated by the phrase "sitting duck". Are you being targeted? Also,
the duck may be a pun on "ducking" some issue or situation, instead of
confronting it head-on. Consider the phrase, "if it looks like a duck,
walks like a duck, quacks like a duck, it's a duck". Some things are too
obvious to deny.
see a white duck in your dream signifies falsehood and deceit.
see a two-headed duck in your dream suggests that you need to be more grounded.
You need to thoroughly think through some emotional issue.
see or use duct tape in your dream represents your strong hold or grasp of some
situation. You are able to separate your feelings and be objective.
dream that you are in a duel signifies internal disagreements or inner conflicts
in which you need to find a middle ground. You need to stop seeing things in
black and white.
sing in a duet in your dream signifies balance and harmony. You are coming to
terms with some problem or issue that you have been at odds at for a long time.
a dulcimer in your dream signifies carefree attitudes and a life where your
desires will be happily realized.
that you are dumb denotes your inability to persuade others to see your point of
see or drive a dump truck in your dream suggests that you need to get rid of the
burden that you have been carrying around with you. This dream symbol may be
related to some major change.
see a dummy in your dream indicates that a critical component is lacking in your
relationship. You are feeling unchallenged and unfulfilled. The relationship is
making you feel empty. The dream may also point to how you or someone has acted
foolishly and stupidly in a situation.
see or eat dumplings in your dream signify dietary balance. You need to take
better care of your health.
make or wrap dumplings in your dream symbolizes tradition, family, and
that you are at a dumpster implies that you may that you are being dumped on.
You feel rejected. Alternatively, it indicates that you are trying to rid
yourself of old, negative habits and bad characteristics.
dream that you are secretly throwing something away in a dumpster suggests that
you are not taking responsibility for something.
dream that you are a dunce suggests that you are not thinking through your
actions clearly. You are acting without thinking.
see cow dung in your dream symbolizes fertility and renewal.
that you are in a dungeon represents your subconscious thoughts and wishes.
Consider what you see or do in the dungeon. Alternatively, it indicates that you
will overcome the obstacles in your waking life by continuing to struggle and
utilizing your wisdom.
a dunghill in your dream indicates that fortune will come from the most
unexpected of sources.
dream that you are dunking a basket represents your achievements and goals. You
are on the right track toward success and accomplishing your goals.
Alternatively, if you play basketball in your waking life, then the dream may
serve as "practice". If you visualize yourself dunking a basket, then
you are more likely to achieve it. This is a technique utilized by many
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see Durga in your dream implies that your problems and difficulties will soon be
over. Trust in your ability to overcome the negativity in your life.
Alternatively, seeing Durga in your dream represents a birth (either an actual
birth or birth of a new idea).
see or eat durian in your dream indicates that you should not judge others based
on the outside. You never know what you will find if you get pass the exterior
appearances. Alternatively, the dream may mean that some unpleasant memory or
obstacle is trying to hinder your path to self discovery.
see the dusk of day in your dream signifies defeated hopes and a dark, gloom
outlook in your endeavors.
see dust in your dream suggests that certain aspects of yourself have been
ignored or neglected.
that you are covered in dust signifies that the failure of others will adversely
dream that you are dusting implies that you are clearing out all your past
mistakes and starting fresh on a new slate.
dream that gold dust is running through your fingers indicates regrets with the
ending of some personal relationship. You feel that you've made a terrible
see a duvet in your dream symbolizes protection. It may also indicate that you
are sexually conservative. Consider the color or pattern of the duvet for more
clues on the meaning.
watch a DVD in your dream indicates that you need to stop and relax. Take a
break from life and let your mind rest. Consider the title of the DVD or what
you are watching and determine how it relates to your waking life.
Alternatively, the DVD represents your desire to recapture or relive a certain
moment in your life.
a dwarf in your dream suggests that you are well-grounded and connected to
nature and the earth. Alternatively, a dwarf may mean an aspect of yourself that
is not fully developed or has been repressed. You may be feeling inferior or
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dream that you or someone is dyeing cloths and garments suggests that you are
expressing a desire to project a new identity. Depending on the color of the
dye, it could be positive or negative. Look up the color in the Dream
Moods Dream Themes: Colors for further significance.
dream that you are dyeing your hair indicates that you are trying to project a
new persona. If you are dyeing your hair to a darker color, then it
suggests that you want to be more serious. If you are dyeing your hair to a
lighter color, then you are looking to be more livelier.
see dynamite in your dream symbolizes danger. There is a significant change that
is quickly approaching. Alternatively, you may be harboring aggression that is
about to blow up.