A chain in one’s hand or around one’s neck in a dream may mean threats, menaces, sin or disobedience. Seeing a chain around one’s neck in a dream also means marriage to a woman of bad character.
A chain in a dream also denotes complications. Seeing oneself chained means sorrow and distress.
(Also see Bond’)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
2- In dreams, we can become conscious of beliefs or mental attitudes both in ourselves and others which can create problems.
The links in a chain can very often symbolise the communication that we need to free ourselves.
3- Bondage and slavery, dignity and unity arc all symbolised by chains and highlight their ambiguity.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Vision: Seeing a person with a chain: you are unconsciously still chained to another person and are looking to break free. Being chained yourself: your way to freedom is going to l>e difficult.
The dream is also a call to finally let go of the past.
If you are pulling a chain apart: you will have the strength to free yourself from a confining relationship.
If you hear the sound of chains: you will receive news that will negatively affect your future.
Depth Psychology: The chain represents cither a burden you are still “chained” to, or of feelings and opinions that “chain” you to certain people, social norms, or beliefs that have become a burden to you. See Shackles.... Dreamers Dictionary
The links in a chain can very often symbolize the communication that we need to free ourselves.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
To see chains, brings calumny and treacherous designs of the envious. Seeing others in chains, denotes bad fortunes for them. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
Alternative type of cage dream.
Rattling: Ghosts of a figurative nature. What are you trying to hide or avoid?
Security. Chains can be protective, keeping safe something or someone you perceive as being in peril.
Restrictive relationships (e.g., “the old ball ‘n’ chain”).... The Language of Dreams
If you are being chained, or you hear clanking chains, then some part of you is being forcefully controlled or held in check. However, if you dream of unattached chains, whether on you or someone else, you will soon be free of all your worries.... My Dream Interpretation
(1) If you are chained, the ‘you5 of the dream is likely to be your conscious ego. Therefore, the restraints represented by the chains should be looked for in the external circumstances of your domestic, social or work life.
(2) If what is chained is some sort of animal, the likelihcx>d is that it represents your animal nature or some aspect of it - your sexuality, for instance. Perhaps you are living in tcx> rarefied an atmosphere and need to get your feet firmly on the ground or to put your consciousness - your awareness - not only in your brain but also in your bxxjy.
(3) If some other person is chained, that person probably represents something in your unconscious. Perhaps it is a desire that has been repressed because of guilt-feelings attached to it.
If so, take a fresh - and this time an objective - look at it. See it for what it is: a power that may be used by you to enrich your life, but not one that you have to employ. You don’t owe any of your emotions a living. But don’t neglect them. Don’t shut them away in vour unconscious, where they could fester. Either use them or dissolve them.... A Dictionary of Dream Symbols
If you dream that you are chained, however, it means that an internal aspect of yourself is being retained. You must set it free so it can express itself.
If it is someone else who is chained, then you have to find out what aspect of the character that person represents. Similarly, if it is an animal, you have to ask yourself what aspect of your nature you are repressing.
If it is a bull it might be your sexuality; if a dog, it may be your fury; and if it is an elephant it shows your inability to use your strength and wisdom.
Dreaming that you are chained predicts you will be victim of injustice.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
A succession of events can be linked together in a chain reaction. Ideas and opinions can be bound up in old ways of doing things.
The dreamer may be needing to break free of the chains that bind or to link up with new ideas, people, or situations. (See also Rope).... Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia
It is natural to pull our hand away from a hot surface because of the pain. We do this ‘without thinking’. Similarly we unconsciously pull away from any painful or frightening emotions, even though it may be in our best interests to release or integrate them.
The non-release leads to physical tension; a massive use of energy to contain such emotions, and even development of physical illness. Resistance may also be in the form of not wanting to change, fear of the new; feeling threatened by fresh views of life or any questioning of the values one has long lived by.
To free oneself from such resistances needs a positive motivation and the learning of new psychological and even physical skills, as presented in forms of psychotherapy. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
If a man has such a dream, it shows he will defend against his own vulnerability.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Take into account how easy or hard is it to gain access to your house as this will show the barriers you may have put up to prevent other people getting close to you. It may be that you have become too open to the demands of others and need to be more selfcontained.
To see a fence in your dream signifies an obstacle or barrier that may be standing in your path. Are you feeling fenced in? To dream that you are climbing to the top of a fence indicates success and the development of your potential. To dream that you are building a fence signifies secrecy, withdrawal and an intense need for privacy. There might also be someone with whom you need to mend fences in waking life? To dream that you fall from a fence suggests that you may have overcommitted yourself in waking life. To see animals jumping over a fence into an enclosure could mean that you are unable to control your instincts and emotions.... The Element Encyclopedia
To fall from a fence, signifies that you will undertake a project for which you are incapable, and you will see your efforts come to naught.
To be seated on a fence with others, and have it fall under you, denotes an accident in which some person will be badly injured.
To dream that you climb through a fence, signifies that you will use means not altogether legitimate to reach your desires.
To throw the fence down and walk into the other side, indicates that you will, by enterprise and energy, overcome the stubbornest barriers between you and success.
To see stock jumping a fence, if into your enclosure, you will receive aid from unexpected sources; if out of your lot, loss in trade and other affairs may follow.
To dream of building a fence, denotes that you are, by economy and industry, laying a foundation for future wealth.
For a young woman, this dream denotes success in love affairs; or the reverse, if she dreams of the fence falling, or that she falls from it. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
The fence often depicts our sense of social barriers; need for privacy, territorial feelings, also our boundaries in relationship which might prevent us daring to express ourselves or be creative. See wall. Idioms: rush one’s fences; wrong side of the fence; sit on the fence. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
2- When we come up against a fence or a barrier there is extra eflbrt which is needed in order for us to overcome whatever that barrier represents.
3- A fence can represent spiritual boundaries.
The dreamer needs to look at what is restricting him in his spiritual quest.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
A fence that is tom down may signify the tearing down of the boundaries or barriers in a relationship.
A wooden fence keeps others out as well as keeping you from being seen. Thus, it may be commenting that you are hiding from others A chain-link fence may point to someone who is willing to be seen but still maintains a boundary of safety.
A stone or brick wall may signify a solid, impenetrable wall between two people.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Depth Psychology: A fence can mean protection or an obstacle.
If the fence is blocking your path, have courage and jump over it. Is a fence surrounding your property (house, garden)? Or is the fence a metaphor for the limitations imposed on you from the outside? Take a good look at the rest of the dream symbols!... Dreamers Dictionary
It is a symbol of being hemmed in, confined, restrained and otherwise prevented from going where one would want to go. It also a symbol of protection of property, self, and possession.
A fence between you and another person could be saying to that person, “this far and no further”.... Encyclopedia of Dreams
The nature of the obstacle depends on the dreamer’s circumstances, as well as on other symbols in the dream.
If the scene on the other side of the fence is beautiful and peaceful, hope lies ahead, and if the dreamer gets over the fence, what he wants will indeed manifest in spite of obstacles.
If the land on the other side of the fence is barren and rocky, and/or the dreamer is having trouble climbing the fence, what you’re seeking may not be what it seems and it might be best to turn back. Sitting on a fence indicates a major decision to be made.... Dream Explanations of Astro Center
To dream that you are climbing to the top of a fence foretells success.
If you climb over the fence, you will accomplish your desires by sneaky means.... My Dream Interpretation
If you climb over the fence or knock it down, you will find a way to surmount the problem.
For a young woman, the fence can be symbolic desire for marriage and motherhood.... Psycho Dream Interpretation
(1) A fence may represent a barrier of some sort, which may or may not be self-imposed: social class distinction, some inner complex restricting your self-expression or the expression of some basic desire, etc.
(2) Perhaps it is a set of prohibitions which you have adopted consciously or unconsciously but which are depriving you of normal satisfactions.
(3) Your domestic or work situation may be the fence: perhaps it is too restricting and you want or need to break out.
(4) Of course, if you are just sitting on the fence, it’s make-your-mind- up time.... A Dictionary of Dream Symbols
A large, solid fence means give a great deal of thought to resolving your problem.
A small fence, or one you can see through, will take less creative effort to move around, over or under it.... The Dream Books Symbols
It is your duty to try to topple such fences and barriers to bring out your sincere self.
A fence is an obstacle and, in many places, ancient dream tradition says that this dream predicts future difficulties.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
The size of the fence and the material of which it is made add texture to any interpretation of a fence in a dream.
The more impenetrable the material is, the stronger the boundary is. Which side of a fence you are on in a dream will figure heavily in how you examine such a dream.
A flimsy wooden fence could indicate that you are too exposed, while a high concrete wall may indicate shutting the world out for fear of being vulnerable.
A break in a chainlink fence could indicate a weak spot in your ability to protect yourself in some area of your life.
If the fence contains barbed wire or some other harmful material, this could represent the consequences of taking the risk to shift boundaries in some life situation.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
The details of this dream are vital to its interpretation, including your feelings while having the dream.... The Bedside Dream Dictionary
To dream of buying or finding a keychain is lucky, and means you may soon have a breakthrough in a real-life situation.
If you dream that you can’t find your keychain, you might have accidentally hurt someone’s feelings.... My Dream Interpretation
If the knocker is made of gold or silver in the dream, it means honor and prosperity of the people of the house.
If one pulls off the door knocker, and if it brakes in the dream, it means that he follows a path of innovation.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
If you dream of clicking on a link that takes you to a website, you are exploring new terrain, and opening a new portal and dimension of yourself.... Strangest Dream Explanations
To give offence to someone in a dream is to recognise that we are not as aware of other people’s feelings as we should be.
2- To be committing an offence suggests that we are not, either consciously or unconsciously following our own code of moral behaviour. We have put ourselves outside the norms of society
3- A suggestion of spiritual wrongdoing may be relevant. It is, however, for the dreamer to assess the seriousness of the offence and then to act accordingly.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
A sin is a moral evil, but a wrongdoing is less culpable and in dreams may simply manifest as a warning, which allows us to assess the seriousness of the offence in waking life and then to act accordingly.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
To give offence to someone in a dream is to recognize that we are not as aware of other people’s feelings as we should be. Consult the entries for burglar, intruder and vice for more information.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
If the Slinky was frightening in any way, you may be having tension with a family member.... My Dream Interpretation