(Earth) Dirt in a dream represents woman’s money or property. Walking on dirt means soliciting money. Collecting dirt in a dream means saving money. Sweeping dirt in one’s house in a dream means swindling money from one’s wife. Sweeping dirt in one’s shop in a dream represents lawful earnings. Dusting the ceiling of one’s shop and throwing it outside in a dream means business losses. Carrying dirt in a dream means circulating rumors, and it also means dispelling distress, or overcoming depression.
Feelings of being unclean, which are a burden to the dreamer. Frequently, sexual feelings, which parents have told their children are “dirty.” What is often addressed is the task of cleansing oneself or cleaning up a situation.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
Dreams of dirt symbolize that there is an aspect of your life that needs to be cleaned up. Perhaps there is an amends that needs to be made, or a person to forgive.
If you dream of dirt that won’t rub off, then you are dealing with an issue of shame or blame that requires that you go deep, all the way to the roots, to heal. Also, dirt is related to the element of earth, which is a message from your subconscious mind to get real, be grounded, and connect with your roots. See Earth.... Strangest Dream Explanations
To dream of stepping or falling into dirt predicts a change of residence for the better.
A dream of throwing dirt or having it thrown at you is a warning that someone in whom you have confided will try to use the information against you. Be prepared to defend yourself. Also see “Dust” and “Dirty.”... My Dream Interpretation
(1) Dirt is a common symbol for something you regard as (morally) prohibited or disgusting. The thing will almost certainly be something - an instinctive drive or desire - within you. Your dream is expressing your emotional reaction to the thing. You now need to take a detached look, which means detaching the instinct or desire from the traumatic experience that triggered ofYyour repulsion.
(2) If you arc dirty in the dream, this probably signifies that you cannot accept yourself - because of guilt-feelings that possibly stem
from childhood. A depressive person is likely to feel that way. Such a person is programmed to run himself down, deny himself enjoyment, turn down opportunities for bettering himself, and generally punish himself for some imagined sin. For example, a very young child whose father dies may thereafter be plagued by guilt and self-hatred, which may attach themselves to actions or desires in later life that have no real connection with the imagined action - killing the father - that first gave rise to them.... A Dictionary of Dream Symbols
Dirt is associated with farming, and therefore with fertility and growth. Something underneath the ground symbolizes the unconscious. Because of the social importance of cleanliness, “dirtiness” has acquired many different connotations, from guilt, to unworthiness (“dirty white trash”), to sexuality (“dirty minds”).... Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia
Dreaming about soil and the earth, usually symbolizes fertility and the potential to grow. Rich soil may be an indication that the time is right for work and new beginnings. Dreaming about dry, barren soil, may be a reflection of your negative mood. It may include feelings of depression, or general feelings of boredom and emptiness.... Tryskelion Dream Interpretation
Dreaming about dirt, as in something dirty, could represent your state of mind or a situation from your daily life. It could symbolize a relationship, a business venture, or any other part of your life where you, or someone else has been less than honest and honorable. Dirt in your dreams could also represent your unwholesome attitudes and a devious state of mind. This dream, depending on its details, may be encouraging you to clean up “your act” inside and out.Dreaming about soil and the earth usually symbolizes fertility and the potential to grow. Rich soil may be an indication that the time is right for work and new beginnings. Dreaming about dry, barren soil may be a reflection of your negative mood. It may include feelings of depression or general feelings of boredom and emptiness.... The Bedside Dream Dictionary
To dream of a dirt road suggests that you may have gotten off track from your goals. You need to focus on what you want and keep moving ahead to get it. Do not let your insecurities hold you back.... My Dream Interpretation
Actions or feelings which we feel are grubby or immoral.
The unconscious has a natural morality based on its sense of connection with the universal principles of mating, birth, growth and death. Where our social or sexual life does not align with this or our own consciously accepted principles, we may dream of being dirty. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
Evil or negative impulses are often represented in dreams as things or people being dirty. In the search for spirituality we may often feel dirty or contaminated by such negativity.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Material aspects: We will dream of being dirty when we are not operating within our own principles or when someone else’s action has put us in a situation which we find compromises us.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
In a dream, dust signifies money. Seeing a cloud of dust in a dream means a mysterious happening no one knows how to get out of it. Washing one’s hands from dust in a dream means becoming poor. Dust that accumulates after a rainstorm or a thunderstorm and lightning in a dream means drought or adversities.
A cloud of dust which is produced from a brisk movement of a car or a horse in a dream means controlling one’s affairs, indulging in falsehood or enticing trouble. Dusting one’s store and throwing the dirt on the sidewalk in a dream means business losses.
If a merchant sees his merchandises covered with dust in a dream, it means depression and unsalability of his merchandise.
(Also see Specs of dust)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
Depth Psychology: Dreaming about dust: you are being made aware of experiences from the past. But the dream might also mean that you want to simplify your life, even if it means dealing with discomfort. See Dirt, Filth.... Dreamers Dictionary
To dream of seeing a cloud of dust gathering or rolling indicates a new problem on your horizon which will only be overcome with a lot of effort. Other dreams about dust predict an upcoming period of annoyances, petty quarrels and minor embarrassments. However, if you manage to clean up the dust in your dream, things will get better for you quickly in real life. Also see “Dusting,” below.... My Dream Interpretation
(1) Something covered with dust is something that hasn’t been touched or used for a long time. Is there some shut-awav and forgotten part of your personality that you ought to start using, to compensate for some lopsidedness, or to forestall mutiny on the part of the neglected component of your psyche?
(2) A person covered with dust will probably be you, in which case you need rejuvenating. Perhaps you are too much under the sway of the past and need to dissolve old resentments and turn receptively to the future (or, rather, to the present) and to your inner self, to see what each of them is offering you.
(3) Dust may be a symbol of death or mortality. But it may be that you feel dead, in which case, see (2) above. See also Dead / Death.... A Dictionary of Dream Symbols
It is the sign of maximum destruction of matter. Therefore, dust has a negative meaning related to death.
Dreaming of dusty objects is also a symbol of abandonment and neglect.
It is evidence of the rejection of that which you haven’t even touched in a while. This may include aspects of yourself you are not aware of or have forgotten. Similarly, these aspects may be positive and refer to talent: the dream makes you aware of the artistic, musical, or creative skills that you do not use. The objects that are covered by this dust will give you a hint of the final oneiric meaning. (See ABANDONMENT and ASH)
According to gypsy tradition, the more dust in the dream, the less the annoyance you have to face.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
Almost everything in our world that is organic in nature emits dust as a natural part of its aging or breakdown process. We consider that all things come to dust as part of decay. In our homes, most of the dust we experience actually comes from the human body. In this way, dust in a dream is the consciousness of things past, and if it is building up or obscuring your vision, there may be things in your past that still need to be cleaned up.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
The desire for cleansing (due to a bad conscience), as in the expression “to wallow in dirt.” According to Freud, sexuality. This association, however, was mostly relevant during the Victorian era at the beginning of this century.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
Dreams of an industry represent your feelings and attitudes about your career and work. Consider whether or not you are working with your nose to the grindstone, or if you are goofing off and wanting everyone else to do your work for you. Your dream is giving you the message to find balanced as you three-dimensionalize your talents, gifts and resources. See Workaholic.... Strangest Dream Explanations
What is the quality of the earth in your dream? Is it richly fertile or a wasteland? Sandy soil suggests uncertainty; red earth, hard work and toil, and rich, dark soil, satisfaction. Soft soil links with the need for mothering or tactile contact.
Parched or barren ground is, however, a sign of inner conflict or exhaustion, suggesting that you should search your dreamscape for signs of hope. Sand in a dream suggests instability and lack of security, especially if you see it together with the sea.
If the sands are shifting, you may feel uncertain about what you want from life.
If you see sand in an hourglass, you are conscious of time running out.
If you are building sandcastles in your dream, this suggests that the structure of your life lacks permanence.
Mud symbolizes creation in many religions, specifically the creation of mankind. In the Bible, God molded Adam from a lump of clay and breathed life into him, and it is traditionally to clay and dust that human beings return. Ancient dream interpretation suggested that to dream of mud foretold finding great riches, while a dream in which you sank in mud would lead to a rapid recovery from illness. From a psychological viewpoint, mud represents the fundamental substance of life, which handled properly has potential for growth, but handled badly can drag you down. Mud in dreams can also represent past experiences—or your perception of them—as something that is holding you back, or in which you are stuck. Clear as mud paradoxically means that something is not clear at all. Are you unclear about a situation in which you are involved? See also CRYSTALS, GEMSTONES AND ROCKS; TREES.... The Element Encyclopedia
Wading through sawdust may point to the debris that needs to be cleaned up from some project recently under construction. Sawdust may point to having witnessed something dirty.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Dreams of sawdust represent the remnants of your former belief systems and identities. You are in the midst of a great transformation, as your release your relationships and habits back to the dust from whence they came. See Ashes.... Strangest Dream Explanations
To dream of being in contact with soil represents personal achievement and productivity. It also means that your life contains a reliable basis. In order to achieve your objectives, you need to be logical and sensible.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
Soil, sand and dust symbolize wealth in the form of goods, if someone sees soil, Sand or dust flying on him or he sees himself eating it, it suggest that he will become wealthy and affluent.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
Counting specks of dust or gathering them in a dream means trials, injustice, aggression, or temptations. Specks of dust in a dream also represent one’s progeny, money, longevity, or they could represent soldiers, weak people, or God’s soldiers. Seeing a room full of dust in an unusual place, or a closed place where they usually do not gather means knowledge, or they could mean immeasurable wealth.... Islamic Dream Interpretation