Favorable resolutions direct us to the most constructive ways of solving problems, whilst unfavorable dream resolutions contain a warning of negative changes. Dreaming of animal skin could mean you may have found or need to acquire the traits, power and wisdom of the animal concerned.... The Element Encyclopedia
Cleaning house portends a welcome visitor.
Cleaning or polishing silverware or jewelry augurs the receipt of money.
To dream of bathing is a sign that you will have the respect of all with whom you come in contact.
To dream of washing your own undergarments indicates that you will preserve your self-respect through all situations.... The Complete Dream Book
The line may be any sort of line, such as a queue of people, a line of cars or whatever.
2- We must acknowledge our own ability to be diverted from truth and honesty.
3- Deviance from the norm in a spiritual sense can be a falling away of the standards we have set ourselves.
If we are aware of this on a spiritual level, a crooked line will often appear in a dream.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
If you dream of missing (or being late for) a deadline, this symbolizes your fear of change. You might be nervous about seizing an opportunity, or unready/unworthy in your current circumstances.... My Dream Interpretation
If you’re not sure what that is, look to other symbols in the dream.... Dream Explanations of Astro Center
The essence of its symbolic meaning connects to its combustibility and not necessarily its productive use. In an engine, gas is symbolic of the power that creates movement and power that can be harnessed. Outside of an engine, it represents the potential for such power that comes with dangerous consequences if it is not used with respect. Are you using your potential well, or are you in danger of experiencing an unexpected explosion by misusing your potential?... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
If something is hanging over us, then we are feeling threatened by circumstances around us.
To be watching a hanging suggests a sense of insecurity.
If there are a large number of people present, our reputation may be at stake.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
If we ourselves are being hanged, we are being warned of some difficulty ahead.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
To dream of hanging off something into the air, or hanging from a great height, represents feelings of insecurity that you are having in real life.
To dream that you are hanging up clothes, suggests that you are clarifying your thoughts and rising to a new state of awareness.... My Dream Interpretation
The Persians and Egyptians interpret the dream of hanging as auguring riches, honor and respect.
To dream of being delivered from being hanged forecasts downfall in estate and dignity (Artemidorus). ... The Fabric of Dream
1- Hanging is a violent act against a person, therefore if we are present at a hanging we are being party to violence and perhaps need to reconsider our actions.
If we ourselves are being hanged, we are being warned of some difficulty ahead.
2- If we are conscious in our dream of something hanging up. there may be word association, in that literally there is a ‘hang up’ in our lives.
If something is hanging over us. then we are being threatened by circumstances around us.
3- Spiritual suppression could be at work here.
If so, the dreamer needs to find out where the suppression originated and then handle the situation from there on in.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Depth Psychology: Dreaming about a hanging indicates that you are presently in a very important developmental stage. See Death, Gallows, Murder. Harbor
Vision: Dreaming about an ocean harbor means building a solid foundation for your life and the promise of a worry-free old age. Seeing a lot of ships in the harbor: news that you can put to use to make a good profit. Being on a ship that is about to enter a harbor: good financial opportunities or hopes coming true.
Depth Psychology: The harbor is a sign of fear about daily struggles. Are you looking for a safe “harbor,” away from the struggles and worries of life? Do you want to rest for a while? See Ocean, Ship, Shore, Yacht.... Dreamers Dictionary
A drastic change is at hand.
If you dream of hanging your laundry, then you are exposing your secrets. See Kill.... Strangest Dream Explanations
A season of good luck will follow if you dreamed of being hanged or seeing another hanged.
However, to dream of performing the function of a hangman is a strong warning to refrain from criticizing lest you be criticized yourself.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
Divination interprets this oneiric image as loss of property, unfair trials, being unable to claim an inheritance, or infidelity.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
The first is that it is a death and so it relates to the sacrifice that comes along with great change and transformation.
The person dying by hanging represents a part of yourself that may be being released or let go of in order for something new to come along to replace it. Because hanging involves the neck, issues of communication and the voice may be part of the meaning of such a symbol. Consider again the person who is hanging in the dream. Once you understand the character aspect of what part of your personality the individual represents, you may consider whether that part of you is choking off your ability to have a more authentic voice in some aspect of your life.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
If anyone dreams that he has eaten the flesh of a man hanged, he wall be enriched by some person, but it will be by some foul practice and some secret crime» If anyone dreams that, being about to be hanged, he was delivered, and came down to the bottom of the gibbet, that person will lose his estate and dignity.... The Complete Dream Book
A line of people or queue would suggest an imposed order for a particular purpose.
If the dreamer is waiting in line, the purpose of the line will be important.
2- Psychologically, we tend to need boundaries or demarcation lines, and those lines can be demonstrated in dream symbolism in ways which might not be feasible in everyday life.
For instance, jumping over a line would suggest being brave enough to take risks.
A line of objects might signify the choices we are offered.
3- Spiritually in dreams a line can have great significance.
The straight line can represent time and the ability to go both forward and back. When horizontal, the line is the earthlv world and the passive point of view; when vertical, it is the spiritual world, the active aspect and the cosmic axis.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
If you step out of line or cut in line, then this represents disrespect of the rules and/or a desire to rebel and have your own way.
If there is a straight line, then this represents that you have an organized strategy to manifest a certain outcome.... Strangest Dream Explanations
The straight line can represent time and the ability to go both forward and back. When horizontal the line is the earthly world and the passive point of view; when vertical it is the spiritual world, the active aspect and the cosmic axis.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
For instance, jumping over a line would suggest being brave enough to take risks.
A line of objects might signify the choices we are offered. Line dancing implies synchronized movement.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
A straight line suggests a direct approach, the shortest way between two objects or places.
A line of people or queue would suggest an imposed order for a particular purpose.
If we are waiting in line, the purpose of the line will be important in interpretation.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
If someone is drawing a line in your dream, it indicates their decisiveness or their extent of their boundaries. As your geometry teacher probably told you many times, a straight line is the shortest distance between two points. It is the straight path, the road to take to reach your goal.
If you are dreaming about a straight line, it means you want to find an efficient way to reach your goals rather than meandering and wasting years and years before attaining your dream.
If the line is tangled or knotted, this suggests indecision and confusion in your life, whilst if the line zigzags, this suggests change and movement.
Whereas a straight line represents the straight and most immediate path to a goal, a wavy line is one that meanders around, taking in the sights and taking its time. The person taking the straight path only cares about the goal and getting there, but the person taking the wavy line, the curvy path in life, is exploring all the options. They are enjoying each day for what it brings, enjoying the side trips, relishing the changing of the seasons and the turning of the days. Yes, they might not reach their goal as quickly but for the person taking the wavy line, the journey and living every day to the full is the goal.... The Element Encyclopedia
If a person appears to you dressed in linen garments, you will shortly be the recipient of joyful tidings in the nature of an inheritance.
If you are apparelled in clean, fine linen, your fortune and fullest enjoyment in life is assured.
If it be soiled, sorrow and ill luck will be met with occasionally, mingled with the good in your life.... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
2- In today’s world, where everything is done as quickly and as easily as possible, linen appearing in a dream would suggest a slowness of pace and caring which enables us to appreciate our lives better.
3- Spiritually: fine linen signifies purity and righteousness. It was the cloth used to wrap Christ with in the tomb, and therefore suggests reverence and love.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
If your Linen is soiled or stained, it denotes serious loss in business, unless you see yourself change the garment, when you may expect to get over your worst difficulties.
A dream of Linen also depends upon the colour of the garment—see WHITE, BLUE, and other shades under COLOUR.... Mystic Dream Book
Boundaries you may have marked, or that other people created, delineating personal space and ground rules.
Figuratively, drawing the line on a situation that has gotten out of hand in your opinion, or holding the line with regard to a belief or ideal that you cherish.
Crossing a line: Going beyond a specific stricture, or breaking a taboo.
Consequences of actions or inactions, specifically those reaching into the future (e.g., something happening “down the line”).
Erasing a line reflects a purging of boundaries or limitations that were once important.... The Language of Dreams
If you dreamed you were alone in a garden or the countryside, a more tolerable—even pleasurable—form of solitude may be being referred to. Finding yourself alone as a child is a powerful image of loneliness, emotional vulnerability and feeling lost. See also RELATIONSHIPS.... The Element Encyclopedia
If you are hanging yourself: it is a message from your unconscious that your personality is unfolding and still “up in the air,” but this stage will soon be completed. See Hanging.
A stabbing refers to an immature, aggressive sexuality (See Dagger) and the desire for a quick resolution to conflicts or problems. Suffocating refers to situations you have not yet accepted. See .Asthma. Drowning either serves as a warning or indicates that you are about to drown under the weight of present events, responsibilities, and dangers. See Execution, Gallows, Murder. Being an eyewitness to a murder: the disagreements that people around you have are none of your business—leave them alone. Murder-dreams imply that you will live to a ripe old age. Dreaming about being murdered: are you refusing to accept the harsh reality—that a phase in your life is coming to an end? If you are participating in a murder: you are shamelessly exploiting someone’s bad luck for your own ends.
Depth Psychology: While you feel you should be ashamed of what you have done, you have pushed your guilt feelings underground and now are facing the consequences. Sometimes the dream also means that you want (or need to) end a phase in your life.
The murderer represents hidden fears coming to the fore, which weaken or threaten to destroy your personal growth. Do something about it and do it quickly. Dreaming about murdering someone: you are struggling with problems and would like nothing better than to get rid of someone (unconscious aggression). Clear the air as soon as possible! Dreams about murder mean that an insight or opportunity for advancement has been “murdered.” Usually you yourself are the murderer and are being murdered. Additional dream symbols will be highly informative.See Aggression, Anger.... Dreamers Dictionary
If you dream of on-line dating, then this represents your openness to endless possibilities in love, and that your mental, emotional, spiritual, and geographical boundaries are expanded beyond your familiar sphere of possibilities. See World Wide Web.... Strangest Dream Explanations
To be outlining an idea suggests that we have some basic concepts that are worth exploring.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
An outline document in dreams can symbolize this.
The problem is that when we wake up, unless we are used to recording our dreams, such a statement of intended action can be lost.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
If putting on pants or changing your pants, plays a major part in your dream you may be questioning your role at work, home, or in any other area of life.
The physical look of the pants, who is wearing them, and the emotional content of the dream will give you clues to its meaning.
If your were trying to cover up your genitalia, then the dream may be bringing up sexual issues.... The Bedside Dream Dictionary
If a pair of pants is seen in the context of “I am the one that wears the pants,” particularly in a man’s dream, it represents a picture of self-determination and gender identity.
For both men and women, this dream symbol may also be, at the same time, an overemphasis on one’s masculine side. See also Container, Genital Organ, Leg.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
Losing your pants: other people are mocking you. See Clothes.
Depth Psychology: Pants in a dream are a sign of your need for protection; or are you afraid that others will expose you? See Shirt. Are you paying too much attention to your appearance? Have you been “caught with your pants down”? Are you afraid of getting caught without your pants on? and if so, why?... Dreamers Dictionary
If the pants were dirty and you were trying to clean, this means you want to change something about your personality.
A dream of pants that fit too tightly suggests you feel smothered in a relationship. Torn or ripped pants indicate that there is some flaw in your thinking or thought process - you need to alter your reasoning.
A dream of wearing velvet pants signifies your sensual side.... My Dream Interpretation
If the pants are too short for you or look ridiculous on you, it means you fear not being up to speed on your circumstances. In the case that you buy pants, it manifests that you want to obtain more power; if they are torn, your projects may have serious holes; to lose them reveals your fear of the opinions of others.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
The state, style, color, and other elements of the pants must be added to your interpretation.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
If you have power lines present in your dream scenario, then part of what you are connecting to is this force of power that is always available for you to tap into.
If the power lines are down, you may be experiencing a temporary disconnect from your source.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
If you are rollerblading: you are working on an important project and would like to get it over with—don’t be in a hurry, that won’t work. Looking at rollerblades: you must act fast.
Depth Psychology: Depending upon the rest of the images, the dream could have either meaning—slow down or get moving because others might overtake you.... Dreamers Dictionary
The shore is sometimes the image of the outside reality, while water represents the emotional reality. What condition is the shoreline in? Reaching a new shore often represents new insights.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
If the selfless, loving mother figure appears in your dream, ask yourself if you need to develop motherly qualities within yourself.
If the dark side of motherhood appears—dominating, criticizing and devouring—ask yourself if you or someone you know has a damaging, suppressing effect on you or someone else.
If the romantic, innocent princess figure appears in your dreams ask yourself if you need to rediscover your optimism.
If the seductress appears, ask yourself if you are being warned against selfishness and immaturity.
If you dream of a wise woman or a witch, ask yourself if you are working with integrity or if you are alienating others with your selfishness.
The masculine principle is typically represented as the wise old man or father and suggests so-called masculine qualities of strength, authority and virility.
If any of the masculine archetypes appear in your dream ask yourself if it is highlighting an aspect of yourself that you need to take a closer look at.
If a father figure appears in your dreams he may simply be a role model of authority with compassion but if the ogre appears he may represent a threat of some kind to your authority. A dream that features a young, idealistic prince may be encouraging you to recapture some of your youthful optimism, while dreaming of a wastrel may be a warning that it is time to act with maturity and take on responsibility.
If a warrior appears in your dreams, this could suggest the need to take decisive action in waking life, be it to promote your aims or to make a decision.
If you dream of the high priest or his counterpart, the black magician, you need to question your motives or those of the person you feel they might represent: are they altruistic and wise, or selfish and misdirected? See also FAMILY; PEOPLE.... The Element Encyclopedia
But if the sword is short (and it does not touch the ground) due to the shortness of the belt, it means he will relinquish his power due to his dislike for it.
If the belt is cut it means he will lose control of his power or be absolved from his duties.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
Other changes that may influence your body image include a shift in physical or moral behavior, such as smoking, drinking, using drugs, becoming sexually active, or participating in sexual experiences you once considered taboo. This dream is worth serious consideration as how we feel about our bodies is often a significant part of how we feel about ourselves overall as a person.
If you are having recurring dreams of personal ugliness, then counseling for self-esteem or eating disorders may be worth considering.... The Element Encyclopedia
If black: restraint or unconscious sex drives. Dirty or grubby: sex attitudes we are not proud of; difficult feelings about biological side of self. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
If the dreamer is a man, the condition of his underwear indicates the relationship he has with his sexuality. Showing up in underwear at a wrong time or place is interpreted as fear of embarrassment or fear of not being prepared for the circumstances. In general, underwear represents your attitudes and hidden prejudices. Depending on its color, it has different meanings. Red, for example, denotes passion and yellow, a secret fear. Clean underwear indicates good behavior; Instead, dirty or torn may suggest that you are not comfortable with yourself or your sexuality.
The oracles say that dreaming of wearing underwear portends stolen pleasures that will turn against you.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
2. To dream that one is washing one’s feet signiﬁes that the dreamer will change his/her line of work and undertake a more fruitful venture. ... New American Dream Dictionary
A washer in a dream is also interpreted as a righteous man, a gnostic, a preacher, a teacher, or one who polishes people’s hearts with his admonitions.
(Also seeWasher)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
1- Dreaming of washing either oneself, or for instance, clothes, suggests getting rid of negative feelings. We may need to change our attitude, either internally or externally. Washing other people touches on our need to care for others.
2- Since water is a symbol for emotion and the unconscious, washing stands for achieving a relationship with our emotional selves and dealing successfully with the results.
3- A spiritual clcansing may be necessary in order to preserve the dreamer’s integrity.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Depth Psychology: Dreams about washing are a reminder to “wash away” bad habits. See Laundry.... Dreamers Dictionary
If you wash dishes, it indicates spiritual purity that nourishes you.
If you was someone else, it shows your desire for that person to heal. (See WATER)
To wash clothes or rags of white linen is a very promising dram. To wash yourself is also a good omen, as long as it is with clear, clean water. Stained clothing, however, predicts bad luck.
If you take a bath while clothed, it signifies coming deceptions.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
The primary symbolic meaning for any kind of bathing connects to this desire to be clean and available for social interaction with others. This can connect to unconscious feelings of dirtiness that are both literal and metaphorical. There may be ways in which you are feeling unclean and in need of purification. Anything that involves water in a dream is going to connect somehow to issues of emotions. Using water to bathe might point to a need or desire to immerse yourself in the realm of your feelings in order to cleanse yourself of the pain that life sometimes brings.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
If you dream of hanging up washing, it suggests that you are allowing change to come into your life, as well as letting other people see your new attitudes.... The Element Encyclopedia
If you are washing clothes in your dream, this symbolizes an improvement in the way you present yourself to the world.
If you are washing underwear, this may indicate the resolution of feelings of sexual insecurity.
If you are washing someone else’s clothes, this may indicate your desire to help that person feel better about themselves.
According to ancient dream oracles, washing clothes and yourself was a sign of good fortune, but stained clothes and taking a bath fully clothed indicated misfortune.... The Element Encyclopedia
If you dream of hiding or being stuck inside a washing machine, you need to escape from stress in your waking life. You may also feel that others are trying to force their opinions or values on you.... My Dream Interpretation
If a deceased person asks someone to wash his clothing in a dream, it means that he needs someone to pray for him, or to intercede on his behalf before his Lord, or pay charity for the benefit of his soul, or to satisfy his debts, or to fulfill his will, or to seek justice for his death. Ifone does wash the garment ofthe deceased person in the dream, it means the redemption of that person. Washing a deceased person with boiling water in a dream means that the latter is suffering in hell-fire.
(Also see Grave digger; Hot water; Ritual bath; Undertaker)... Islamic Dream Interpretation