Dreams of cream symbolize that you are wanting the best things in life. You have a desire to balance the sweet with the bitter, and you are coming into a rich time in your life. See Gravy.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Points to the “character mask” in everyday life. You want to be more beautiful. However, cream also indicates “balsam for the soul.” In a deeper sense, the beauty of the soul is addressed here, and a beautiful soul is, in at least one sense, a true soul.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
If you or someone else was crying, screaming or laughing in your dream, this may be a confirmation of how they are feeling in waking life. Similarly, if you woke up laughing, screaming or crying after your dream, could these vocalized emotions be expressing the happiness, excitement and sadness you are experiencing in waking life? Or were you crying for help or screaming in terror? Have you been repressing powerful emotions in waking life and did venting them in dreamland give you a sense of release?
Dreams of crying may function as a release for the sorrow or grief that has been holding you back consciously or unconsciously in waking life. Alternatively, such dreams may be an intuitive awareness of something ending or someone leaving in your waking life; or are your tears crocodile tears?
Dreams of laughing suggest a release of tension or an attempt to put yourself and others at ease. Depending on your feelings during the dream and on waking, the laugh may however be a sign that you are hiding the truth or taking things too lightly, as sometimes laughter can hide sadness and the truth. Bear in mind that laughter can also be a sign of contempt, and if someone laughs in your face, your unconscious may have used the archetype of the Trickster in an attempt to make you rethink something or reconsider your values. When the laughter becomes the kind of cackling associated in folklore with wicked witches and mischief-making, this may represent your inner voice questioning and ridiculing your pretensions.... The Element Encyclopedia
(Waterless plain) Seeing a desert in a dream means escaping from difficulty to ease, or bidding farewell to adversities to meet with opportunities, or it could mean repenting from sin, reversing the course of one’s business from loss to profits, or it could mean recovering from an illness.
If one sees himself poor and walking into a desert land or a ruin in a dream, it means his death. Walking through a barren land in a dream means engaging in a futile business or a benign affair. Walking in a plain in a dream means reaching ease in one’s life, receiving honor or engaging in good deeds depending on how far one walks in that plain during his dream.
A desert in a dream represents joy and happiness, depending on how vast it seems and how green are its plants in one’s dream.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
At times a desert in a dream symbolizes the unconscious and represents the dreamer’s sense of separation from it. Deserts are generally barren with little vegetation or animal life.
The desert in your dreams could be bringing up issues of stagnation and periods of little growth in your life. Also, the desert could represent your loneliness and feelings of isolation. However, if you live close to the desert or love the desert, this may be a positive symbol.
For some the desert may be a place where they can commune with nature and feel a sense of peace.... The Bedside Dream Dictionary
Deserts symbolize your unconscious. Since deserts are generally barren, dreaming of one could symbolize issues of stagnation lack of growth in your life. Also, the desert could represent feelings of loneliness and isolation. If, on the other hand, you have a particular affinity for deserts, then dreaming of one may be a positive symbol for you, presaging a period of serenity and oneness for you.... Tryskelion Dream Interpretation
or wilderness Loneliness, literally being deserted; lack of emotion or satisfaction; no creativity or growth in one’s life; dry intellectualism; death; sexual barrenness. Occasionally as the symbol in the Bible of wandering in the wilderness, which depicts the human sense of having no real meaning or direction, of being a wanderer in the infinity of time and decision, it shows the difficulty of being self responsible and making decisions in the infinity of choices, and of honouring the self in such decisions. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
A desert, with its desolate and arid terrain, represents difficulties, hardships, and a general lack of resources for sustaining life. In a dream, a desert may represent a lack of fertility in life, such as financial difficulties, or even in the body, indicating infertility for: he man or woman wishing to conceive a child.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Vision: Walking in the desert: professional success will come only slowly and with much effort; withdrawing from other people will bring loneliness. Seeing a desert: you are being deprived of something, or you are going to be very lonely for a while.
Depth Psychology: Your life is lacking feelings and intuition; you use too much logic and reason.
The desert is a symbol of desolation and impotence. Your barren soul is desperately in need of water (emotions and feelings!). Do you believe that you are in a hopeless situation? Going into the desert: you will thirst— for affection maybe. Are you chasing a fantasy? Are you lonely? A desert dream wants to give you a “mental” push: think about what changes you could make to restore happiness and productivity to your life. Analyze your present situation honestly (take a close look at the rest of the symbols in the dream)—things can only get better!... Dreamers Dictionary
To dream that you are walking through a desert suggests bad luck and deprivation. Your good name could be under assault. Deserts are symbols of emptiness, void of hope, infertility, and a sense of being alone.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
Dreams of the desert symbolize “no-man’s land”, the draught before the rain, and the darkest hour that is before the dawn. You may be experiencing hardship, loneliness, trial and tribulations, and a loss of passion and a sense of self because you are not who you used to be and you are not yet who your are becoming. Your dream is giving you the message to not give up five minutes before the miracle, because once you make it through this dry spell, you will be greatly rewarded with the character strength and the wisdom you learn and earn.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Psychological / emotional perspective: Desertion implies that all support has been removed or rejected so the idea of deserting a post, task or friend suggests a sense of inadequacy. Experiencing ourselves as having been deserted signifies being left to our own devices.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
When the dreamer is in the desert, thirsty and worn, there is need for assistance to salvage the dreamer’s possessions. This may be purely a change of mental attitude or may mean rehabilitation.... Psycho Dream Interpretation
In bloom, and/or in clear sunny weather, a dream featuring a desert predicts contentment and good success in your efforts; but if the weather was bad or if there was a sandstorm, you can expect some immediate difficulties due to hidden opposition, but the outcome will be better than you expect... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
If you dream of being in the desert, without water and suffering from the heat of the sun, it means that you feel lonely, unloved, and unmotivated. Therefore, you must start giving to others in order to receive later. But if the dream involves a pleasant feeling it announces that you expect significant possibilities and creative projects. On the other hand, the desert has always been seen as a favorable place for divine revelation and meditation. This is because the desert can also be defined as “pure abstraction.” (See AIR, YELLOW and SAND)
This dream could signify a time of spiritual settling and beginning. Great historical figures, like Jesus, the Tibetan Lamas, and the Hindu Wise Men, stayed for long periods of time secluded in desert lands to get closer to their true nature. Distanced from mundane distractions, they recognized their divine interior. Your dream expresses the same sentiments... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
There may be an obvious lack of passion and life force in your life right now. In a desert, you have to look deeper for the signs of life that are actually there, so a dream that takes place in a desert may be calling you to do just that. Do not take the surface appearance of things at face value. Look below the surface and you will find that there is more going on than meets the eye.
A dream desert is also inviting you to irrigate and fill your life with more emotion and passion.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
Deserts may be fairly straightforward symbols for a sense of barrenness, poverty, lack, exhaustion, loneliness, or even death. On the other hand, as the unsettled “wilderness,” deserts often represent the unconscious, particularly the shadow self. Deserts have a wider range of meanings for someone from the desert Southwest than for someone from the East Coast.
As with all dream symbols, the atmosphere and setting of the dream indicate which meaning is appropriate. (See also Sand).... Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia
A desert may reflect feelings of isolation, being in a place that has no interest for you or a desire to get away and have some time to yourself. Or it could be hinting at things you have deserted or left behind. Although we think of deserts as barren places, they are in fact teeming with underground life, so is your life a bit like a desert— desolate on the surface but rich underneath?... The Element Encyclopedia
Your waking feelings about the desert will be significant here; that which is a terrible ordeal for one person may symbolize romance and escapism for another. Likewise, a desert island may have a romantic associations for some people, whilst for others it can mean isolation, an intense desire for privacy or a cry for solitude to end in waking life. A dream of being alone in a desert may signify emotional isolation or being surrounded by a sea of emotions, and dreams of being with someone in the desert can indicate that this particular relationship is coming to an end. Such dreams can also suggest the need—if you are to survive—to consider very carefully a course of action you are about to take. Bear in mind, too, that the desert’s vast expanse and rich underground life may represent an invitation to seek out the mysteries of life beneath the surface.
Any dream that focuses on sand may have been highlighting the sands of time, which may be running out for you in certain aspects of your waking life. Quicksand, like bogs and swamps, reveals the uncertainties that can be found in even a seemingly firm reality.
If you are seeking out an oasis in your dream, it may represent the inner fears and insecurities that you may have to deal with.
When you are resting at an oasis, positive future business and monetary ventures may be around the corner, although it might simply be a sign that you are in need of a vacation.... The Element Encyclopedia
The place where fear and temptation and ghosts reside. See T. S. Eliot’s The Waste Land. Withdrawal and asceticism. Symbol of the peak experiences that will lead toward self-realization. But the dreamer has to get all the insights and power from himself; there are no teachers.
An illustration of the new and unknown.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
You are dreaming of unmet needs and the consequences of past choices that have not served you. Human beings are social animals. We have lived in community with one another since our arrival on the planet. To find yourself in a place that is deserted and devoid of the presence of other human beings would leave you helpless in many ways.
The severity of this vulnerability would depend greatly on where you were, what resources you had access to, as well as your own fortitude and courage. Even in the best of circumstances, your very survival would be at risk; hence, the primary symbolic meaning of this symbol is connected to risk and death. While loneliness might be thought of as the underlying emotional content of such an event, it is the absence of human resources that carries the interpretable weight of this symbol. Even if you found the absence of other people comforting, this meaning still applies. You may want to consider how relying on others for getting your needs met may be the root cause of the anxiety that sparked this dream.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
Depth Psychology: Dreaming about “changing sides” (becoming a deserter) is a warning: don’t sacrifice your convictions because you are fearful and concerned about rejection. Remain true to yourself!... Dreamers Dictionary
If you dreamed of deserting someone or something, you can expect to lose a friend through foolish gossip, but if, in your dream, you were deserted, you can count on true friends who will rally to your cause whenever needed.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
Eating ice cream may commept that you could be suppressing emotions or the need to scream. It may reflect the fulfillment of a childhood or childish wish. It may comment on a refreshing and nurtunng experience.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Enjoying ice cream in a dream is a propitious sign in all matters pertaining to the heart, but it is a forerunner of sorrow and disillusionment if you upset a dish of ice cream or if it is sour, salty or without flavor.
A dish of ice cream that is almost entirely melted foretells the frustration of one’s dearest hopes.... The Complete Dream Book
To dream about eating ice cream means you will have good luck and success in love.
If you dreamed of an ice cream sundae, you will have success with the opposite sex, especially if you dripped or spilled the sundae on yourself. However, if you didn’t like the flavor or something about the sundae turned you off, the dream could be a warning against indiscriminate sexual behavior.... My Dream Interpretation
The coldness of ice cream evokes a certain sensuality and sweetness; the dream may suggest you should savor the expression of your emotions more. The uninhibited enjoyment of ice cream also makes your erotic and sensual side blossom.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
The ultimate in comfort food, ice cream is a superb treat and functions symbolically as the rewards that life has to offer and a desire for sweetness at this time. Conversely, ice cream can be a symbol for indulgence if your own relationship to food and weight loss is such that ice cream is a guilty pleasure.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
Ice cream is often associated with childhood. Alternatively, the dreamer may be celebrating a release of cold, repressed emotions that have melted at the heart of some situation.... Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia
To dream that you are eating ice cream denotes pleasure and satisfaction with your life. On the other hand, dream ice cream may also indicate double standards; someone who is aware of the truth but doesn’t act upon their knowledge. To dream that you are eating ice cream that is tasteless, sour or melting signifies sorrow, disillusionment, or betrayal. An ice cream cone implies spiritual aspirations that are internalized but not shared with others. An ice cream maker illustrates your ability to grow spiritually but that you have few opportunities to express this growth. An ice cream parlor applies to opportunities to share your spirituality. An ice cream sandwich suggests spirituality that is hidden by physical or material aspects. An ice cream soda implies spirituality that is not demonstrated to others.... The Element Encyclopedia
If you dreamed of being (or working) in an ice cream parlour, this is a good omen that predicts big wins and major successes for you. It can also be a general sign of contentment with your life.... My Dream Interpretation
(Cooling) An ice cream salesman in a dream represents a hard working person who labors to provide comfort to others, whose efforts are praiseworthy, and whose earnings are blessed.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
Eating, making, selling or serving ice cream suggests that you are feeling contentment and satisfaction in your life. Things are well and the best is yet to come. Alternatively, you may be compensating in a dream for a lack in daily life.
For example, not enough “sweetness” or sincerity during the day may bring images of ice cream into the night.... The Bedside Dream Dictionary
1- Ice-cream appearing in a dream Is a great deal to do with the sensual tastes that one has. Under normal circumstances it is a pleasurable experience and very often reminds us of childhood and happier times. I’o be eating ice-cream indicates that we may be acccpting pleasure into our lives in a way that we have not been able to do before.
To be giving other people ice-cream indicates that we are giving other people pleasure.
2- Ice-cream can also depict the state of mind where one has readied conclusions that nothing is permanent that the pleasure we have can melt away.
3- Ice cream is an image which can be used to signify impermanence, particularly insofar as pleasure is concerned. We need to decidc if we wish to go for transitoriness or permanence.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Screams you hear or emit during a dream indicate danger. Usually, they refer to the close presence of any threats or anything that would compromise your security (either physical or emotional). In general, when you scream you release a strong inner tension. This dream may be a warning that you are in an extreme situation because of pressures of any kind.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
Screaming in a dream may represent the act of giving expression to your fears or anger. It may compensate for holding back your emotions in waking life. It may also be a response to a night terror or bad dream.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
A sort of dream of contrary in that to hear the scream of others sig- nifies that you are likely to hear distressing news; however, to dream of screaming yourself is considered a fortunate omen for all that concerns you closely.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
To see or apply shaving cream in your dream represents the character and personality your portray to others in your waking life. It’s possible that you are trying to change your image to appear more like the person you believe yourself to be inside.... My Dream Interpretation