To dream that you play ninepins, denotes that you are foolishly wasting your energy and opportunities. You should be careful in the selection of companions. All phases of this dream are bad. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
To dream that you are playing Skittles is a sign that your affairs are unsettled; you will experience many ups and downs in the next few weeks. There may be a disappointment in love.... Mystic Dream Book
A dream of pins, whether of the ordinary variety, hair pins, or safety pins, is a warning to a maiden that she should observe more ladylike conventions toward her sweetheart.... The Complete Dream Book
Pins and needles can appear together in a dream to show that you may be eagerly awaiting some good news. They represent anticipation. They may also suggest that you have been stuck by an unpleasant situation. Or pins and needles may be holding something together temporarily.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Stepping on a pushpin in a dream may mean that you have been stuck at work too long. As it is used to put important messages in front of your face, a pushpin may suggest that you look at what is in front of you.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
To see a safety pin in your dream, indicates that a situation is on the verge of falling apart - and that is causing you much anxiety or fear. You feel that the health of the relationship depends on you.... My Dream Interpretation
The meaning of the dream depends on its details in relation to your sex and status, but as a general guide: a group of unmarried ladies in a dream forecasts happy social events; an old maid type featured in your dream is a warning against impulsive behavior.
For a married woman to dream of being a spinster predicts an unexpected change of circumstance and/or status.
For a single woman it indicates a serious new attachment on the horizon.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
1- Swallowing in a dream suggests we are taking something in. This could be knowledge or information.
Dreaming of swallowing one’s pride signifies the necessity for humility, whilst something being hard to swallow shows that we have a need to overcome an obstacle.
2- When we arc holding back on emotion, we physically need to swallow. Swallowing therefore becomes an act of suppression which can be harmful.
3- The dreamer may be taking in more spirituality than he can comfortably process. It would be advisable to slow down and ‘digest’ his spiritual teachings more methodically.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
To dream that you swallow something, or that you have trouble swallowing, indicates that you are holding back your feelings or words. You may feel unable to express your anger, or to say what you really think. Alternatively, your dream may be telling you that you need to swallow your pride.... My Dream Interpretation