To dream that you are abandoned, denotes that you are going through hard times and you will have difficulties in setting your plans for future success. A more direct and literal interpretation of this dream is that you have a fear of being deserted, abandoned, or even betrayed. Do you feel that people are neglecting your feelings? Dreaming that you are abandoned, may stem from a recent loss or a fear of losing a loved one. The fear of abandonment may manifest itself into your dream and is part of the healing process of dealing with losing a loved one. It may also stem from unresolved feelings or problems from childhood. To abandon others, you will be overwhelmed with unhappy circumstances and troubled times are ahead in your near future. On a positive note, dreams of abandonment may symbolize the letting go of old attitudes.
To 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. To see an abbey in ruins, foretells that your hopes and schemes will fall into failure and incompletion.
To see your abdomen in a dream, refers to your natural instincts and repressed emotions. This symbol may also have a strictly physiological factor where you may be experiencing constipation or indigestion. Emotionally, seeing your abdomen in your dream may imply something in your real life that you "cannot stomach" or have difficulties accepting you wanted to get it out of your system. To dream that you abdomen is exposed, signifies trust and vulnerability. You may be expressing a desire to express your primal emotions/instincts.
To dream of being abducted, indicates that you are being controlled by your circumstances or by someone. To dream about witnessing an abduction, foretells of unexpected news.
To dream that you abhor a person, suggests your waking dislike for some person. You feel that this person has been acting in a less than honourable way. To dream that you are being abhorred by others, symbolizes that your good intentions to others will subside into selfishness.
To dream of being abject, signifies financial changes. If the abjectness altered at some point in the dream, then the consequences will only be temporary. However, if during your dream, you respond amicably to an abject situation, then you will experience substantial financial benefits.
To dream that you can't find your abode, symbolizes your loss of faith in the integrity of others. To dream that you have no abode in your dreams, signifies misfortune and loss.
To dream of abnormal things, indicates that you will soon come to a sound solution to problems that you have been preoccupied with in your mind. Anything appearing abnormal draws attention to that particular aspect.
To see an Aborigine in your dream, represents both your untamed, natural self and your innocent side, it also suggests that you are being overindulgent or overly emotional.
For a woman to dream of an abortion, foretells that she is contemplating such a decision. Or she may have gone through an abortion and have had dreams about it. Although this dream may be disturbing for the dreamer, it is a way of healing from the trauma and working towards self-acceptance. This dream may also be a message for you to take care and look after your health. For a man to have this dream, signifies failures are finances and love.
To dream of going abroad via ship, foretells that you befriend a powerful and influential person. To dream of being abroad in a foreign land, indicates an unbalance and chaos to your current situation and condition. Consequently, you may seek for a change in scenery.
To dream that you have an abscess, suggests that something need to be expressed.
For a man to dream of absconding, indicates fraud and possible deceit from co-workers. For a woman to dream of absconding, forewarns that she should be careful of falling in love to quickly. Be cautious of whom and where you devote your affections.
To dream that you practice abstinence from drinking, sex or any other sort of sensual temptation, is a warning against being over confidant.
To dream of having a great abundance of a certain item, is a warning to conserve your resources and energies. To dream of having a great abundance of a wide variety of things, foretells a future of comfort, happiness, and success.
To dream you are abusing someone, foretells that you will suffer repercussions from friends toward whom you have acted less than honourable. To dream you are being verbally or physically abused, forewarns that you will fall into the hands of an enemy.
To dream of an abyss, signifies an obstacle that you need to overcome in your life. It may be creating anxiety for you. You are afraid and/or uncertain as to what you will discover about yourself and your hidden feelings and fears. To dream that you are falling into an abyss, symbolizes the depths of your unconscious. The abyss may also represent your primal fears and feelings of "falling into the pit of despair" or fear of "taking the plunge".
To dream of an academy, signifies new friendships and opportunities.
To see an accelerator in your dream, indicates that you will achieve your goals through you own efforts. To dream that the accelerator is jammed or broken, indicates a loss of control.
To 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.
To dream that you are in an accident, signifies pent up guilt and you are sub-consciously punishing yourself over it. To dream of a car accident, symbolizes your emotional state. You may be harbouring deep anxieties and fears. Are you "driving" yourself too hard? This dream may tell you 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. To dream that a loved one dies in an accident, indicates that something in your own Self that 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. Accident dreams may also represent your straightforward fears of being an actual, physical accident. You may be simply nervous about getting behind the wheel. This dream may be a clear warning to cautious of approaching vehicles.
To hear the music of an accordion, signifies that some amusement and joy will take your mind off a saddening and depressing matter. To dream that you play the accordion, denotes intense emotions that are causing you some physical strain and body weariness.
To dream that accounts are presented to you for payment, forewarns that you will be in a dangerous position or possibly be entangled in a lawsuit. You should also be careful in who you lend your money to. To dream that you hold accounts against others, signifies of a rocky road in the management of your business.
To dream that you are being accused of something, indicates that you are feeling guilty. It may also mean that you are having some doubts about yourself and the choices you are making To dream that you accuse others, signifies that you will have arguments with those around you.
To dream that you have aches, signifies that you are showing too much hesitation in pursuit of your business deals and someone else will profit from your ideas.
To 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 satisfaction.
To see poisonous acid in your dream, represents feelings of hatred, rage, and/or revenge. To dream that you drink acid, indicates that you are emotionally paralyzed and need to learn how to express yourself.
To see acorns in your dream, symbolizes strength and durability. It is indicative of small beginnings and minor goals which have great potential for growth. To dream that you are picking acorn from the ground, signifies that you will receive much success after your long and hard work. To dream that you are eating acorn, denotes that your hard work will pay off in the future where you will enjoy a life of ease and pleasure. To dream that you are shaking acorns from a tree, indicates that you have significant influence on others.
To see an acquaintance in your dream, signifies positive affairs in business and harmony in your home life. It also foretells that you will see or hear from them shortly after this dream. To dream that you are in a dispute with an acquaintance, denotes that you will soon find yourself in a humiliating situation.
To dream that you are acquitted of a crime, denotes the threat of a lawsuit pertaining to acquiring some valuable property. To see others acquitted in your dream, signifies that your friends will balance your hard work and labours with fun and pleasure.
To see acrobats in your dream, signifies that you will be hindered and prevented to carry out your tasks as a result of the fears of others. To dream that you are performing acrobats, denotes that the scheming of your rivals will be growing quite unbearable.
Actor / Actress
To see an actor or actress in your dream, foretells that will enjoy tremendous pleasure in life. Your admiration of a particular celebrity may lead to a desire to have some of their physical or personality traits. To dream that you are an actor, denotes that your hard work and labour will be well worth it in the end. It also indicates your strong desires to be recognized and acknowledge. This may also be an indication of a role that you are playing in your real life, whether it is the role of a parent, sibling, co-worker, etc. Or perhaps you are putting on an act or a facade. To dream that you are in love with an actor or actress, signifies that you are inclined to a profession in the entertainment field. To dream that you are engaged or married to an actor/actress, signifies that your silly fancying will end up in sadness and disappointments. To see a dead actor in your dream, signifies that you will suddenly be stricken will bad luck and overwhelming misery.
Adam and Eve
To see Adam and Eve in your dream, signifies an occurrence in your life that will cause you to lose your hopes and chances of success.
To dream that you are adamant, signifies that you will be thwarted in some desire that you held ever so highly in your life.
Adder (Snake, Viper)
To see an adder in your dream, signifies that a deceitful person will cause a lot of trouble for you.
To dream that you are solving an addition problem, signifies that you will struggle to overcome adversaries and other formidable situations. To dream that there is a mistake in an addition problem, denotes that you will successfully outwit your rivals by discovering their plans before they have a chance to execute it.
To dream that you are bidding cheerful adieus to someone, signifies much pleasant festivities and enjoyable visits. To dream that you are bidding sad adieus, signifies grief and loss.
To dream that you are the object of admiration, signifies that although you will rise above your circle of associates, you will not be resented. You will remain much regarded and well- loved.
*Please see Teenager.
Adopt / Adopted
To 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. To dream that you are adopted, suggests that you are longing for the child within you.
To dream that you commit adultery or have an affair, is an expression of sexual urges or self-betrayal from your subconscious. It also indicates that you will be entangled in a situation that is not in your best interest, perhaps even illegal. To dream that your mate, spouse, or significant other is cheating on you, indicates your fears of being abandoned. You may feel some lack of attention in the relationship. Alternatively, you may feel that you are not measuring up to the expectations of others. To dream that you are committing adultery with your spouse's friend, denotes that you are feeling neglected by your spouse.
To dream that you seek adulation, signifies that you will arrogantly step up to undeserved position of honour. To 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.
To dream that you are advancing any some situation, signifies your rapid rise to success and honour. Affairs of the heart will also be in your favour. To see others advancing ahead of you, denotes that friends will hold important and favourable positions.
To dream that you are confronted by an adversary, signifies that you will defend any attacks against your interest. To dream that you overcome an adversary, denotes that you will escape the effects of some serious disaster.
To dream that you are an adventurer, signifies that you are too absorbed in your conduct that you do not realize your fall from grace and honour.
To dream that you are met with adversity, signifies failures and continued bad fortune. To dream that others are in adversity, denotes gloomy surroundings and that someone near you will be stricken with some illness.
To dream that you are looking through advertisements, signifies that you will be defeated by your rivals. To dream that you are putting out an advertisement, denotes that you are not afraid of a little physical labour to further your fortune and promote your interests.
To dream that you are receiving some advice, signifies your high level of integrity and morality. To dream that you seek legal advice, denotes that you will be involved in some doubtful activity in which its merits and legality will be called into question.
*Please See Counsellor.
To dream that you are an advocate for a cause, signifies your faithfulness towards your interest and your loyalty to your friends.
*Please see Adultery.
To dream that you are showing your affections for someone, suggests your contentment and happiness with a current relationship. It may also indicate your need to be more affectionate to the ones you love and care about.
To dream that you are afraid to continue on some situation, signifies trouble in the home and failure in business. To see others afraid in your dream, signifies that some friend will be too wrapped up in his or her own problems then to help you out with some favour.
To see a cloudy and rainy afternoon in your dream, signifies disappointment and gloom. To see a warm and pleasant afternoon in your dream, foretells of long-lasting friendships.
To dream that you have an affliction, signifies the coming of disaster. To dream others afflicted in your dream, denotes that you will find yourself surrounded by grief and misfortune.
To dream that you are affrighted, forewarns that you will be injured as a result of some accident. To see others affrighted in your dream, denotes that you will be unexpectedly confronted with a miserable and distressing situation.
To dream that you are affronted, signifies that some malicious person will take advantage of your ignorance and may even put you in a compromising situation.
To dream that you have affluence, signifies fortunate endeavours and that you will be associated with people of wealth.
To see agate in your dream, denotes a small advancement in your business affairs.
To dream of your age, signifies you anxiety and concern of growing older. It may also represent some regrets or failure in your endeavours. To dream that you are accused of being older that you really are, signifies that you will fall into negative companionship.
To dream that you exhibit aggression in your dream, denotes repressed sexual needs. It is also a reflection of conflict in your waking life.
To dream that you are in agony, signifies that pleasure will be interrupted with much worry.
To dream of an agreement, indicates resolution to a conflict or problem. Your unconscious is working in accordance with your conscious.
To dream that you are shivering with an ague, forewarns that you will suffer from a physical disorder. To see others affected with ague in your dream, signifies that you will offend some people through your indifference.
To dream that you have AIDS, indicates that your psychological integrity is being attacked. You are unable to defend your position in some matter. To dream that your mate has AIDS, suggests that the relationship may be a destructive one.
To 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 reality. To dream that you are breathing hot air, signifies the influence of evil around you.
To see an airplane in your dream, foretells that you will overcome your obstacles and rise above to a new level of prominence and status. You may experience a higher consciousness, new-found freedom and greater awareness. To dream that you transfer planes, implies an important transitional phase in your life which will take you away from your intended path. Changes will occur in your life which will take you to new directions and new heights of status and recognition. To dream that a plane crashes, signifies that you have set overly high and unrealistic goals for yourself and 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. To dream that an airplane is hijacked, signifies disturbing feelings and past emotions in your unconscious mind.
To see a busy airport in your dream, 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. To dream of a deserted airport, indicates that your travel plans will be changed or delayed.
To see alabaster in your dream, foretells of success in love and marriage. To dream that you break a alabaster figurine, signifies grief and sorrowful regrets.
To hear an alarm bell in your sleep, signifies a situation that is giving you much anxiety. This situation may arise unexpectedly where you are then required to spring into action.
To see an albatross in your dream, symbolizes vulnerability and the risk of exposure. To see a dying or dead albatross in your dream, indicates harsh conditions and immediate bad luck ahead for you.
To see an albino in your dream, represents purity or eternal life. You need to be more accepting and tolerant. To 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 denial.
To see an album in your dream, indicates that you are surrounded by true friends. To 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.
To dream of alchemy, signifies that you are going through a period of turmoil, inner transformation, and self-renewal. Although these may be tough and difficult times, it will have a p:ositive outcome.
To dream that you are enjoying alcohol in moderation, denotes contentment and satisfaction in the decisions that you have made. Chances for success are likely. To dream that you are consuming alcohol in excess, signifies feelings of inadequacy and regrets. You harbour fears of being discovered for who you really are. Alcohol may serve as a way for you to escape or an excuse for something you did.
To 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 imagination. To dream that you are being abducted by aliens, indicates your fears of your changing surroundings or your fear of losing your home and family. You feel that your space and/or privacy are being invaded. To see aliens in your dream , signifies that you are having difficulties adapting and adjusting to your new surroundings. You are feeling "alienated" and invaded. You are also having difficulties in how to handle or deal with a certain situation or person. On a psychological level, seeing aliens may represent an encounter with an unfamiliar or neglected aspect of your own self.
To see an alley in you dream, suggests that you have limited options. Alternatively, it indicates that you may be sidetracked due to domestic duties and find yourself in a dilemma. To dream that you are walking through an alley, represents that you may be walking into a dead-end or that you have taken a short cut in life. It also may denote that your reputation is in jeopardy.
To see an alligator in your dream, signifies treachery, deceit, and hidden instincts. It may be a signal for you to take a new perspective on a situation. Alternatively, the alligator represents healing powers and qualities. According to biblical interpretations, an alligator suggests that leviathan is king over the children of pride. (Spa 74:14, Job 41:1,Isa 27:1)
To see an alloy in your dream, signifies that your business will be full of complications.
To see an almanac in your dream, denotes inconstant fortune and illusive pleasures.
To see almonds in your dream, signifies that after a short period of sorrow and grief, you will experience great wealth. You will have time for reflection and leisure. To dream of eating fresh almonds, foretells that you will have much success and financial gains. To see an almond tree in your dream, signifies happiness. Wedded bliss is also in your near future.
To dream that you are giving alms, is a good omen. To dream that you are giving alms unwillingly, signifies the coming of evil.
To dream that you are alone, indicates feelings of rejection. You may be feeling that no one understand you.
*Please see Letters.
To see the altar in your dream, symbolizes that you are making a great personal sacrifice. You may also be expressing concerns about your spirituality. To see a priest at the altar in your dream, signifies strife and disharmony in both your work and home.
To see aluminium in your dream, signifies your ability to
retain what is valuable to you. It indicates contentment in
your fortunes, no matter how small.
To see amber in your dream, indicates something in your life
that is rigid and inflexible. Something in your life that was
once lively, has now ceased to exist. Or that something in
your past will prove to be extremely important to your
future. Alternatively, it represents an outdated way of
thinking or old ideas.
To 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 declining health or that you have
contracted a disease. To dream that someone is hit by an
ambulance, suggests that some aspect of your psyche is
injured and needs immediate care and attention.
To dream that you are attacked from ambush, forewarns of a
danger lurking near you. Your situation has taken an
unanticipated turn for the worse or that you have been
prevented or blocked in reaching your goals or destination.
To dream that you are lying in ambush, signifies that you
will ruthlessly work to defraud your own friends.
To see an amethyst in your dream, signifies contentment and
satisfaction in business and love. It does not take much to
make you happy. Although you may not be rich, you are
completely satisfied with a modest income. To dream that you
lose an amethyst, foretells of broken engagements and
disappointments in love.
To see ammonia in your dream, signifies that you will
experience some distress over the behaviour of a friend which
will result in a strain or separation of the friendship.
To see ammunition in your dream, signifies that your current
endeavour will prove to be fruitful in the end.
To dream that you are amorous, denotes that your personal
desires and illicit pleasures may land you into trouble. You
will find yourself engulfed in scandal. To dream that others
are amorous, signifies that others will try to persuade you
into illicit pleasures and abandon your own sense of
morality. To see animals amorous in your dream, signifies
that you will engage in degrading pleasures with fast men or
To dream that your limbs are amputated, signifies abandoned
talents and serious, permanent loss. 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 you legs are
amputated suggests that you are limited in movements and
where you want to go in life.
To see or be in an amusement park in your dream, indicates
that you need to set some time for leisure and more enjoyment
in your life. Consider how everything in the park is an
expression of some aspect of your self. Alternatively, you
may be too easily distracted lately. To dream that the
amusement park is empty or abandoned, suggests that you need
to open yourself to more fun and adventure.
To 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. *Please See Also Snake, Adder, Asp.
To see an anchor in your dream, signifies stability, security
and a solid foundation. To see an anchor, also symbolizes
that you stand firmly on your views and opinions. On 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 no where for you.
To dream of an ancient theme, symbolizes your sense of
foundation. You are well-grounded and are able to learn from
Andirons (Grate for Logs in Fireplace)
To see andirons supporting burning logs in your dream,
denotes well chosen and positive friends. To see andirons in
an empty fireplace, signifies loss of property or even death.
To see or dream that you are an android, suggests that you
are missing your liveliness and sense of spirit. It may also
indicate that you are acting without thinking.
To dream that you are telling an anecdote, denotes that you
prefer happy and pleasurable companions as opposed to
intellectually stimulating associations. To hear an anecdote
in your dream, signifies that you will be surrounded by
joyous and pleasure-seeking people.
To see angels in your dream, signifies an unusual disturbance
in your soul. Angels symbolize goodness, purity, and
protection and comfort and consolation. Pay careful attention
to the message that the angels are trying to convey. These
messages serve as a guide toward greater fulfilment and
happiness. Angels may appear in your dream as a result of
your wicked and mean-hearted activities. To see an angel
holding a scroll in your dream, indicates a highly spiritual
dream. Your future and goals are clearer to you. The message
on the scroll is particularly significant.
To dream that you are holding much anger, forewarns that you
will be involved in a terrible and tense situation. Your
loved ones will let your down and disappoint you. It also
forewarns that once solid ties will be broken. Being angry in
your dream may have been carried over from your waking life.
In your dream, you may have a safe outlet to express such
emotions. You may have some suppressed anger and aggression
that you have not consciously acknowledged. To dream that
others are angry with you. signifies your struggle to regain
their lasting favour and friendships.
To dream that you are angling, is a good omen of fortune and
To see animals in your dream, represents 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 your self.
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. To dream that animals can talk,
represents superior knowledge. Its message is often some form
of wisdom. Alternatively, a talking animal denotes your
potential to be all that you can be. To 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. To see
lab animals in your dream, suggests 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.
To dream that you are watching animation, suggests that you
can find the humour and comedy in most situations. You tend
to take things light-heartedly. *Please See Also Cartoon.
To dream that there is animosity towards you, suggests that
you need to re-evaluate a situation and rethink your issues
To feel annoyed in your dream, signifies that rivals are at
work against you.
Answering Machine / Voice Mail
To 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 viewpoint.
To see an anteater in your dream, forewarns that you need to
proceed with caution before entering into any business
To see an antelope in your dream, symbolizes your high
ambitions will be achieved through a great expenditure of
your energy. You will experience a sudden improvement in your
financial status. To see an antelope collapse in your dream,
signifies that you are at fault for a broken-up love affair.
To dream of antiques, represent your time honoured values,
tradition and wisdom. It symbolizes something genuine or
proven. 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.
To see antlers in your dream, is representative of masculine
sexuality, male aggression and assertiveness. It may also be
symbolic of a trophy.
To see ants in your dream, signifies your general
dissatisfaction in your daily life. You are feeling neglected
and insignificant. Petty things will annoy you throughout the
following day. You will learn that cooperation will be the
only way to achieve your desires. Ants also symbolize hard
work, diligence 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. According to the
biblical interpretations, ants symbolize your sluggard-ness
concerning the things of God. (Prov 30:25)
To 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 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.
To 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. To see a broken anvil in your dream, denotes
that you have let promising opportunities pass you by
To dream that you are experiencing some anxiety in some
affair, is a reflection of what you may be feeling during
your waking life. You may have repressed thoughts,
unexpressed emotions, resentment, and hostility that are
triggering your anxiety dream. This dream also denotes that
you are disastrous mixing business with pleasure.
To dream about an apartment, symbolizes a financial or
situational state. To dream of a large, lavish apartment
indicates a large increase to your income or an improvement
to your family life. To dream of a shabby and dark apartment,
indicates misfortune and possible loss of a lover or money.
To see apes 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 refer to you wild inner nature, particularly your sexual
To dream of the apocalypse, signifies an emotional and
dramatic change taken place within. The dream may also
indicate the end of one kind of lifestyle and the beginning
To dream that you are apologizing to someone, denotes your
revolving door of friendships and friends who have come and
gone in your life. It is also representative of truth and
forgiveness. It is time to let go of past grudges.
To see an apparition in your dream, represents the spirit of
life. It also signifies your conscience.
To 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
To see an apple tree in your dream, symbolizes grandeur and
magnificence. You are feeling larger than life.
To see apples growing in a tree in your dream, symbolizes
wisdom and great prosperity. Well-earned rewards will be
promising in your future. 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. To dream that
you are eating an apple, denotes harmony, pleasure, and
fertility. In a biblical sense, eating an apple symbolizes
your sexual appetite and awareness and lustful desires as
associated with the apple in the Garden of Eden. To see
apples scattered on the ground in your dream, signifies that
false friends are working to deceive and harm you. To see
rotten or eaten apples in your dream, denotes that what you
are striving and aiming for may not be fulfilling, and even
harmful to you. It may also represent your carelessness.
To dream that you are an apprentice, denotes that you will
struggle to prove yourself and win a place amongst your
To see apricots growing in your dream, signifies that your
deceivingly pleasant outlook into the future will be filled
with bitterness and sorrow. To dream that you are eating
apricots, forewarns of approaching misfortune and disastrous
circumstances. To see others eating apricots in your dream,
denotes that you will be surrounded by much unpleasantness.
To dream of the month of April, denotes pleasure and profit
are in store for you.
To see an apron in your dream, suggests that you or someone
is making a commitment to work on a task, especially if it is
a family or nurturing one. It also symbolizes protection and
To 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 unconscious thoughts or repressed
sexual desires. Also, you may feel that your life is going no
where 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 unwind.
To see an aqueduct in your dream, symbolizes your spiritual
To 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. Alternatively, the dream
indicates that you have manipulated others or that you feel
manipulated. The dream arcade also serves as a temporary
escape from reality. You are trying to numb and block out
To see an arch in your dream, signifies your rise to success
via your unyielding hard efforts. To dream that you are
passing under an arch, signifies that others will seek your
advice. To see a fallen arch in your dream, symbolizes her
miserable situation and fallen hopes.
To see an archbishop in your dream, signifies the many
obstacles and setbacks you will have to face before achieving
your rise to fortune and prestige.
To see archery in your dream, signifies that you will easily
overcome any obstacles and the fulfilment in your goals.
To see architects in your dream, signifies that you are
creativity is being put at work and your are taking on a new
project which will require such creativity.
*Please See Building.
To 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 which you are
arguing with and what you are arguing about. How does he or
she reflect some person or soma aspect of yourself in your
To see an ark in your dream, indicates preservation and
protection of something valuable. It is symbolic of
To see your arms as the emphasis in your dream, indicates
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 pun "arm yourself" which implies that you need to protect yourself, be more
aggressive and take a firmer stance on things. To 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
To 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
To see/notice your or someone else's armpit in your dream,
represent your social connections and your relationships to
others. It is the characteristics and personality that you
chose to display to the public. To 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
To see an armadillo in your dream, signifies your need to be
more assertive and not let others step all over you. It also
suggests that you need to pay more attention.
To dream that you are wearing an armour, symbolizes your
defence mechanisms and your ways of shielding yourself from
things that may hurt you.
To see the army in your dream, symbolizes an overpowering
force working against you. You may feel outnumbered or
pressured and unable to deal/overcome this situation. To
dream that you join the army, suggests your feelings of
superiority. You feel that no one is any match for you.
To smell sweet aromas in your dream, foretells that you will
have joyous pleasure or will soon receive a gift.
To 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.
To see an arrow in your dream, symbolizes how to reach
targets and the goals that you have set for yourself. Arrows
also signify an end to suffering and the beginning of
new-found pleasures and festivities. To see an old or broken
arrow, symbolizes disappointments and severed relationships.
Alternatively, it may indicate that you have changed your
mind about some decision. To see a two-headed arrow in your
dream, signifies opposing ideas and viewpoints. You need to
consider both sides. In the Freudian school of thought, an
arrow symbolizes the penis and its ability to penetrate.
To dream that you are in an art gallery, signifies
disappointing reunions. You struggle to put forth a happy
appearance, but in the inside, you yearn to be somewhere
To dream that you have arthritis, indicates that you are
having difficulties in achieving your goals. You are lacking
some motivation and/or desire to move forward with your
plans. Alternatively, you are feeling helpless to do
To 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 dream that you are an artist painting a picture, signifies
you 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
To see ashes in your dream, signifies bitter changes and
disruptions. Ashes may represent a failed relationship or a
ruinous business enterprise. You may be feeling that the good
times are over and nothing of value is left in your life.
Alternatively, you may be dwelling too much on the past. You
need to learn to let go.
To 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.
To dream that you are in Asia, suggests that you need to
adjust to some situation. If you are travelling to Asia or
thinking about visiting Asia, then your dream may indicate
your anticipation of such a trip. To 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 wisdom and knowledge.
Asp (Snake, Serpent, Cobra)
To see an asp in your dream, symbolizes misfortune, loss of
honour and respect, and hostility amongst friends and lovers.
To see asparagus in your dream, denotes prosperous times.
Aspen (Poplar Tree)
To see an aspen in your dream, indicates loneliness.
To see an ass in your dream, signifies a lack of
understanding. It also suggests that you will come upon many
annoyances. To see an ass carrying burdens in your dream,
signifies that after much patience and hard work, you will
succeed in business and in love. *Please also see Donkey.
To dream that you have been assassinated, represents a
hopeless situation which needs your immediate attention and
action. To dream that you are a witness to an assassin,
indicates that you need to pay more attention to every little
detail. Do not overlook the seemingly insignificant things in
To dream that you are giving assistance to someone, signifies
that you will be well-liked and much favoured. To dream that
you are being assisted, denotes that you are surrounded by
To 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 are
being shattered apart.
Asters ("Star" Flowers)
To see asters in your dream, symbolize your hopes, wishes,
and your dreams.
To dream that you have asthma, refers to insecurity and
To 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 may indicate that you
are physically or emotionally disconnected from those around
To dream about astrology, suggests that you are concerned
about your future. Your dream astrological forecast may offer
a significant message which should be analyzed closely and
how it relates to your life.
To 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.
To dream that you are at an asylum, signifies sickness and
ill luck in store for you. You will undergo some mental
To 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.
To dream that you are looking at an atlas, signifies that you
will carefully draw out your plans before undertaking any
changes or journey.
*Please see Nuclear Bomb.
To dream that you attack someone, indicates that your
ill-mood and temper may cause harm to another. You are
releasing some pent-up frustration and anger. You feel that
you have been wronged. Such feelings may be easier and safer
for you to express in your dream. To dream that you are being
attacked by someone, signifies questions on your character
and the need for you to defend yourself. You are feeling
stressed, vulnerable and helpless. You may also be faced with
difficult changed in your waking life. To dream that you are
being attacked by an animal, is a warning to be careful with
those around you. Take notice on who you know in your waking
like that shares and exhibits the same qualities of the
animal that attacked you in your dream. To dream that you
kill an attacking animal, signifies that your life will be
saved by a stranger.
To 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 will hinder you from attaining your goals and
aspirations. However, in the end, after a long period of
struggle, you will overcome them. To see a cluttered attic,
is a sign to organize your mind and thoughts. To see a
brightly-lit attic in your dream, signifies luck in love and
marital bliss. To dream that you are sleeping in an attic,
denotes that you will fail to find happiness in your current
To see an attorney in your dream, signifies that you will be
involved in a serious dispute.
To dream that you are buying at an auction, signifies good
luck, bright prospects, and plenitude.
To dream that you are in front of an audience, represents the
world around you and it is paying close attention to your
actions. Alternatively, it suggests your fears of having your
personal feelings and private thoughts discovered or
To dream that you are at an audition, indicates feelings of
insecurity and trouble with expressing yourself. You feel
that you are being put to a test and are put in a vulnerable
situation. The attitude and behaviour of the audience will
also guide you in how you think others perceive you.
To dream of the month of August, signifies misunderstanding
in love affairs and unfortunate deals.
Auger (Drilling Tool)
To see an auger in your dream, signifies hard labour and
To see your aunt in your dream, represents family
characteristics and values. It is a connection to your own
heritage. The aunt may also represent aspects of yourself
that you like or dislike. She can also be seen as a
To see an aura around you or someone else, suggests that some
important information is being relayed to you in the dream
and you need to pay close attention to the message.
To see the aurora borealis in your dream, signifies a
positive spiritual experience filled with warmth and love.
To dream about or that you are in Australia, suggests that
you feel 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 unconscious and your underlying thoughts.
To dream that you are asking for an autograph, indicates your
desire to be like the person whose autograph you seek. You
may be seeking some form of approval. To dream that someone
is asking for your autograph, suggests that you are giving
your consent or approval to someone.
To 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.
To dream of autumn, denotes that you will obtain some
property from the hard work and struggle of others.
To dream that you are riding in an automobile, signifies that
even in pleasant situations, you will still be restless and
uneasy. To dream that you nearly escape from the impact of an
automobile, denotes that you will successfully overcome any
rivalry. *Please Also See Car.
To see an author at work in your dream, signifies that your
mind is preoccupied over some literary work that you or your
associates are working on.
To see an avalanche in your dream, signifies your raging
emotions which have been held back and repressed for a long
time. You may not have been dealing with them in a productive
manner and now your emotions are about to erupt in violent
anger. Alternatively, it symbolizes the inescapable stresses
and pressures in our life.
To 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.
To 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. To
dream that you awaken someone up, suggests that you are
acknowledging core aspects of that person within your own
To dream that you have an awakening, signifies that new ideas
will be realized. You are experiencing new awareness that is
unfolding in your life. You may also be on the verge of lucid
To see an axe in your dream, indicates that you should
proceed with caution in your business dealings. An axe is
also symbolic of destruction, hostility, and frustrations
that you are experiencing. To see others with an axe in your
dream, signifies that a rival is seeking to harm you and
defame your character. To dream that you are chopping wood in
your dream, foretells that you will meet a new companion. If
this axe is dull, you will not be able to depend on this
person. On a more direct note, chopping wood may symbolize
your need to divide your problem into smaller, more
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