Abundance and happy domestic affairs are forecast in a dream featuring china, unless it was cracked and/or broken, in which case you can expect a change that may not be entirely to your liking but will eventually prove beneficial.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
The vast and highly populated country of China might suggest the duality of fragile treasures and mass-produced products—or delicate elements in your life being interspersed with common, unremarkable and mundane events—when it appears in dreams. China syndrome is a symbol that seriously warns of the destructive effects caused by uncontrolled emotions, Chinatown refers to the absorption of seemingly foreign aspects into your belief system, whilst Chinese puzzle denotes confusion and difficulty in finding solutions to a problem. (Bordering China, North Korea currently stands for oppression and South Korea suggests a tenuous position or situation.)... The Element Encyclopedia
Vision: Single people seeing china in a dream means they are soon to be married. Breaking dishes: expect family quarrels or unhappiness. Buying new china: your family or household will “expand.” Dirt)’ dishes mean family problems.
Depth Psychology: Tableware is usually a symbol of insecurity in dealings with other people or members of the family. Frequent dreams about breaking dishes means that—in real life—you are causing a lot of unnecessary trouble—or acting like ua bull in a china shop.” See Glass, Porcelain.... Dreamers Dictionary
The interpretation of this dream depends on its details.
If you were happy in the dream, or if you were shopping and lots of business and selling was going on, it is a good omen of abundance and prosperity. But if the food (or merchandise) was in poor condition or smelled bad, or if the area was either empty or felt threatening, the portent is of difficult times ahead due to overlooked opportunities.
If you felt very overcrowded in the market, your dream is also telling you that you need to make some space for yourself. Create some solitude in your life, to reflect on a situation at hand and recharge your energy. Consider also the saying of “going along with the crowd” which implies conformity and lack of individuality.... My Dream Interpretation
These implements for eating meals bring a touch of civilization to the process of taking in sustenance. Food is symbolic of the different ways you nurture yourself, and dishes are ultimately containers of that nurturance. Look to the condition and usage of the dishes in your dream to reveal your current relationship to self-care.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
These crisp roots in your dream signify swift success, unless you ate them, in which case you should be prepared to suf- fer some stiff competition or opposition before you get what you want.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams