To dream that your hands are covered with hair like that of a beast, signifies you will intrigue against innocent people, and will find that you have alert enemies who are working to forestall your designs. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
We express ourselves with our hands, and appropriate reading of body language is a valuable source of information. Likewise, in the dream state the hands may reveal information about emotions, intentions, and overt behaviors.
For example, if in you dream you see clenched fists you may have much repressed anger. Sometimes extended hands suggest a need to develop close friendships.
If the hands in your dreams are stroking you, may be feeling sexy.... The Bedside Dream Dictionary
The hands are one of the most expressive parts of the body and signify power and creativity.
The right hand is the ‘power’ hand, while the left is passive and receptive. Sometimes in dreams the left hand can represent cheating.
If the hands are contrasted with each other and / or have a different object in each, it indicates there may be some conflict in us between our beliefs and feelings.
A hand on the breast signifies submission. Clasped hands indicate union or friendship, while clenched hands suggest a threat. Folded hands suggest deep repose or a state of rest.
The hands covering the eyes generally represent shame or horror, while hands crossed at the wrists suggest that we are being bound, perhaps by our own actions.
The open hand represents justice whilst the laying on of hands signifies healing and blessing, particularly if the hand is placed on the neck. Hands placed together give an indication of defencelessness; if they are placed in someone else’s it suggests a pledge of service or commitment. When the hands are raised this can indicate either adoration, prayer or surrender; if the palms are turned outwards a blessing is being given; when they are raised to the head we should give a great deal of thought and care to our current situation. Washing the hands suggests innocenceor rejection of guilt, while wringing the hands signifies grief.
A huge hand, particularly from the sky, suggests that we have been ‘specially chosen’.
For this reason, advertising that contains such an image has a profound effect.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Beautiful hands promise great distinction to dreamer.
A hand detached from the body, misunderstandings with your own people. Hairy hands, sordid imaginings. Hands that are soiled or blood-stained, envy, jealousy. Holding hands, emotional strain. Hands that are tied, too much restraint.... Psycho Dream Interpretation
Hands have an enormous capacity for creativity and expression that are the exclusive territory of human beings. On a personal level, one’s hands divulge an extraordinary amount of information.
The condition and appearance of a person’s hands directly reflect what the person does with them on a regular basis. Holding on to or hiding one’s hands can be an indication of a need to exert a measure of control over personal expression. Overuse of the hands while talking could point to an excessive amount of embellishment in communication that may put a distance between you and others.
A disembodied hand can represent actions without conscience.
The act of making something with your hands could indicate a call do so more often in life.
The notion of “getting your hands dirty” can apply to having a richer experience as a result of throwing yourself fully into something.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
Hands symbolize building, healing, and praying. Clasped hands depict unity and completeness or agreement. One can “give a hand” to help and to soothe. Negative connotations of this symbol include a “heavy-handed” manner in relationships and theft or deceit (“caught with his hand in the cookie jar”). Wringing and washing of the hands suggests a worrisome issue that the dreamer needs to work through.... Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia
Seeing the hands of a clock in detail or hearing the sound they make almost always produces a feeling of distress. The dreamer is obsessed with the passage of time. Perhaps you lack enough time to finish a job; or you feel guilty about having wasted precious hours on superfluous things. (See CLOCK)... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
Shaking hands with someone in a dream means signing an agreement, receiving benefits, a pledge of allegiance, honoring one’s promise, making a commitment, good intention, signing a contract, or cherishing a friendship. Shaking hands with someone then embracing him in a dream means glad tidings, good news, good words to which one’s reply will be the same, or it could represent a knowledge he teaches to others.
(Also see Greetings)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
Traditionally a handshake symbolizes a welcome into heaven and a farewell to earthly existence. Our spiritual journey contains many welcomes and goodbyes, and today the handshake symbolizes the transitions we make. Equally the handshake can suggest the touch of healers and is also a sign of good faith.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Psychological / emotional perspective: A handshake is a mark of appreciation and of acknowledgement. In dreams it suggests that an emotional bond has been forged, which cannot easily be broken.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Material aspects: Agreements are often sealed by a handshake, the idea being that we are not going to attack our opposite number if we have shaken hands. In dreams, shaking hands will represent at least a partial bond with the other person since, from the times of chivalry, we remove our gloves in order to do so.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Gives gender - specific: If the sleeves of the two hands are masculine and feminine in the dream, or the hands are bound by cords, the handshake may symbolize matrimony, the latter by pagan rites. You might like to consult the entries for bonds, cord, gloves and wedding / wedding dress / wedding ring for further information.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
A handshake is a familiar form of greeting in many parts of the world.
If your dream handshake was strong, this suggests that you are feeling positive about your life at present.
If the handshake was weak, this suggests you may be in need of an energy boost.
If someone offers you their hand then withdraws it quickly, you may be feeling distrustful of that person.
If the greeting was a hug, try to recall how you felt about that greeting. Did you feel warm and comfortable, or uneasy and unnatural? If you felt secure, then this suggests you are feeling appreciated in everyday life; if you felt uneasy, this suggests you are feeling isolated and unsupported.... The Element Encyclopedia
Dreams of someone who is handsome represents attraction, appeal and that you are receiving an intuitive “yes” to move forward toward the person or situation. This dream is also reflecting that you are connecting with your own inner beauty.
If you see it, you be it.... Strangest Dream Explanations
A dream about holding hands with someone means that you are needing and willing to develop close friendships. It may also mean you are feeling sexy, or want some physical affection. Your dream may also reflect anxieties about losing touch or drifting apart from that person.... My Dream Interpretation
(Intertwine) In a dream, interlocking one’s hands means a partnership, a contract, marriage, stagnation, stillness of business, 226 delinquency in one’s prayers, negligence of one’s duties, difficulties with one’s family, or a meeting that purports evil.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
When dreaming about a sore or painful throat, make sure that you are not being bothered by a real health issue, like a cold. Other than that, people you deal with, or annoying situations, may give you a “pain in the neck.”
As the neck is the connection between your body and your head, you are either too intellectually engaged or not engaged enough.
The throat is the place where “words get stuck.”
A sexual connotation may also be indicated, when people are “necking.” Or the idea of a close finish—as in a horse race: neck in neck.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
Dreams of plastic signify that something or someone in your life is fake or pretending to be someone other than who they say they are. Alternatively, plastic also represents durability and resilience.... Strangest Dream Explanations
In general, to see plastic cutlery in your dream suggests that you are not being true to yourself and your values. Specifically: Plastic forks can mean that you should be careful not to believe everything you are told - and don’t exaggerate to others either. Plastic knives may represent anxiety about a male person in your life - you can solve this by being more honest. And plastic spoons could suggest that you’d like to feel more comfortable in your own home.... My Dream Interpretation
To dream that you are having plastic surgery, suggests that you are rebuilding your self-esteem and trying to improve your self-image.
If you dream that others reactions to your surgery are negative, you are having a difficult time being confident in yourself. You must learn to connect with what makes you beautiful as a person, and let that shine!... My Dream Interpretation
Any alteration to the way your body is shaped is akin to exerting some measure of control over the way you are seen in the world. When this alteration is reflected as surgical in nature, the resulting change is manipulated and inorganic. Plastic surgery is usually chosen in an effort to appear more attractive, desirable, or acceptable than one already feels. Ask yourself how authentic you are being in your interactions with others. This dream could point to something out of balance with how you feel and what you project.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
At a certain stage of spiritual development, we can find ourselves being pulled in a certain direction. We may be compelled to do certain things without necessarily knowing where the impulse comes from.
The call could be, for instance, because of someone’s distress or to give us information we need. Dreams are a very effective way of implanting such ideas into our psyche.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Psychological / emotional perspective: We may in everyday life find ourselves being pulled by our emotions and feel that we are powerless to resist. This can translate into the dream image of being pulled. We may feel that we have to go along with something and do not have the ability to refuse.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Material aspects: Pulling suggests a positive action. We are being alerted to the fact that we can do something about a situation. In dreams, if we are pulling we are making the decisions within a project.
If we are being pulled we may feel that we have to give in to outside pressures. Extra effort to have something happen may be necessary.
The object we are pulling, and the means by which we are pulling it, may be important.
For examples, see bridle, rope etc.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Doing something about a situation; positive action or expression of will. Being pulled: being influenced by someone or something else; being influenced by aspects of your nature which you feel at odds with; being pulled by your emotions—perhaps attracted to someone. Idioms: have pull; pull one’s socks up; pull out; pull through; pull something off; pull strings; pull the women; pull together, pull up one’s roots; pull rank. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
1- Pulling suggests a positive action. We arc being alerted to the fact that we can do something about a situation. In dreams, if we are pulling we are making the decisions within a project.
If we arc being pulled we may feel that we arc having to give in to outside pressures. Extra effort to have something happen may be necessary.
The object we are pulling, and the means by which we are pulling it, may be important (For examples, see Bridle. Rope etc.).
2- In slang terms, pulling means picking up a potential partner. In dreams this can actually translate itself into a physical feeling. We may also in everyday life be being pulled by our emotions and feel that we are powerless to resist. This can translate into the dream image of being pulled. We may feel that we have to go along with something and do not have the ability to refuse. #
3- At a certain stage of spiritual development, there is a feeling of being pulled in a certain direction. We may be compelled lo do certain things without necessarily knowing where the impulse comes from.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Pulling on a rope in a dream may express a desire for or frustration about rescuing someone, perhaps a friend or relative. It may make mennon that someone close to you needs your help. Pulling may also comment on bnngmg something important closer to you, or it may point to a tug-of-war in some relationship.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
If you dream of shaking hands with persons whose social station is beneath yours, it is an indication that your lover will honor you for your kindness and straightforwardness.... The Complete Dream Book
Another very common childhood dream is of a toy or other harmless object, such as a book or pencil, that suddenly becomes menacing. Again such dreams can reflect tensions about situations the child find threatening or disturbing.
If your child has such dreams, you may want to consider if a normal aspect of your life, for example, a camping trip or relatives visiting, is making a child feel uncertain.... The Element Encyclopedia
Having a sore throat in a dream may mention your inability to speak your mind. It may also suggest that you are tired of trying to get your point across or that there is some unexpressed anger that may need to be soothed.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Self expression. Idioms: at each other’s throats; cutthroat competition, cut one’s own throat, lump in the throat; jump down someone’s throat; ram something down someone’s throat; stick in one’s throat. See neck under body. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
To dream of your throat represents your talents in relaying your beliefs to others.
To dream about having a sore throat indicates that you are not being articulate. You might be afraid to speak. More literally, it could mean that you should ‘swallow your pride.’ To admire a slender, attractive throat in a dream signals some improvement in your lot in life.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
Dreams of a throat signify communication, expression, creation, and manifestation. You are realizing that words have power, and what you say has the potential to create and change things. This dream might be a message for you to speak up for yourself, or to realize that sometimes, silence is golden.
The throat also represents your vulnerability or your issues with betrayal, as in someone “going for the throat” or being a “cut throat”. Consider the feeling tone of this dream to discern the meaning for you.... Strangest Dream Explanations
To dream that you have a sore throat, suggests that you are having problems saying what you really think. You may feel threatened when you express yourself. Alternatively, your dream may be telling you that you need to swallow your pride.... My Dream Interpretation
(1) Perhaps there is some part of you that needs to be expressed.
(2) Soreness or tension in the throat may indicate conflict between head and heart, intellect and emotion or instinct, or between the conscious mind and the unconscious. See also Neck.... A Dictionary of Dream Symbols
Through the throat we swallow what comes from the outside. If, like ostriches, you gobble without chewing it means that you do not understand what is proposed to you. Excessive rigidity indicates the presence of a strong repression.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
The throat is the seat of all communication, and anything that occurs in this area of the body in a dream relates to issues you are having around your voice, such as owning it and communicating from an authentic and strong perspective. Many dreams that involve the throat include challenges and compromise, from violent attacks to permutations of the body. Whatever is happening in the dream with your throat, consider it a description of how you are using your voice in your current life circumstances and relationships.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
Toys may be a reflection of the inner child who wishes to come out and play
These can be memorable toys from your own youth, or those for which you longed as a child.
Each toy envisioned will likely carry’ different connotations.
For example, seeing a rag doll could indicate that, in this situation, you feel as if you’ve lacked backbone or firmness.
A fire truck mav act as counsel to put out a figurative fire that’s been raging. Building blocks reflect self-construction and foundation work, and an ABC’s coloring book might symbolize the need to return to the “basics” again, instead of focusing so much on frills.... The Language of Dreams
Toys, as small copies of larger objects, symbolize the microcosm within the macrocosm. Appearing in dreams, they may be alerting us to our ability to create our own lives. Just as a child will imagine himself creating his own little world through his toys, so also can we create as dreamers.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Psychological / emotional perspective: When there are toys in a dream we may be aware of children around us, or of our more childlike selves. Toys will highlight the creative side of ourselves, and the more playful innocent part.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Material aspects: Perhaps we need to look at the types of toys that appear. They often give some indication of what we are playing with. We may be mulling over new ideas or new ways of relating to others. Equally we need to ‘play’ more, to relax and have fun.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Gives gender - specific: It will depend on whether the toys are gender specific in dreams. Boys’ toys in men’s dreams indicate the need to learn different masculine skills and girls’ toys suggest learning about sensitivity. Girly toys in women’s dreams might suggest that she needs to rediscover her hidden femininity, whereas boys’ toys would show that she needs to appreciate her more assertive side.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Pleasant new developments in all the areas of your life are predicted in a dream of toys, unless they were broken or damaged, in which case the dream is warning you that your tendency to childish, impulsive behavior could seriously impede your progress.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
Dreaming of toys is interpreted as a repressed desire to return to childhood. It indicates a fear of commitment and adult responsibilities. The dreamer feels overwhelmed by the weight he carries and seeks refuge in a safe, happy time, free from obligations and responsibilities.
If this dream is an unconscious way of expressing your hidden feelings, you should ask yourself which aspect of your life is represented by each toy. On the contrary, it could be that the dream is advising you to stop playing with your life and that you need a more practical, grounded point of view.
In general, this is a favorable dream, since it augurs happiness for children and their families.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
If you dream of toys, you may be expressing an impulse and a desire to return to the playfulness of childhood and a more innocent time in your development. You must decide if the toys in your dream indicate that this impulse is a supportive and creative move toward incorporating more childlike qualities into your daytime life in a productive way, or if you are expressing a desire to escape your adult responsibilities.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams
Generally, toys indicate a hearkening back to childhood.
The dreamer may be searching for the comfort and security that comes with being a child. Perhaps the dreamer is working too hard and needs to take time out to play.... Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia