The meaning of Toys in dream | Dream interpretation

(see Games)

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 | Patrica Telesco

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 | Stearn Robinson - Tom Corbett

To dream of playing with toys Is a good sign for married folk. It foretells the success of their children.

The Complete Dream Book | Gillian Holloway

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 | Martha Clarke

To see toys in dreams, foretells family joys, if whole and new, but if broken, death will rend your heart with sorrow.

To see children at play with toys, marriage of a happy nature is indicated.

To give away toys in your dreams, foretells you will be ignored in a social way by your acquaintances.

Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation | Gustavus Hindman Miller

1. Happy and safe domestic life.

2. Appreciation for amuse­ment, free-time activities and the healthful benefits of childlike behavior.

3. Longing for more carefree behavior.

New American Dream Dictionary | Joan Seaman - Tom Philbin

This dream indicates that your family will be very clever and successful.

Mystic Dream Book | Internet Archive - Anonymous

To see new toys in dreams foretells family happiness.

If the toys in your dream are broken or scary, a relationship you care about is going to end in sadness.

If you give away toys in your dream, this predicts you will be ignored in a social way by your acquaintances.

My Dream Interpretation | myjellybean

Childlike, childish, immature.

Little Giant Encyclopedia | Klaus Vollmar

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 | James R. Lewis and Evelyn Dorothy Oliver

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 | Versatile - Anonymous

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 | Versatile - Anonymous

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 | Versatile - Anonymous

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 | Versatile - Anonymous

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 | Dr. Mıchael Lennox

Toys | Dream Interpretation

The keywords of this dream: Toys


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


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