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Dream Dictionary A: Dream Meaning and Interpretation – 2

Dream Dictionary of Letter A

Dream Dictionary A - 2

Acrylic Nails

If you are wearing acrylic/fake finger nails in a dream, then this can show that you are trying to be dishonest with people, or that you are accidentally being dishonest. Either way, you are likely to be acting in a way that makes you seem suspicious or distrustful.

Actor/Actress

Seeing an actor or actress in your dreams can symbolize the feeling that you are simply “acting” in your everyday life. It is as though you are not being yourself, but playing a role and hiding behind a script. You may be in distress because of this, but if you “act” as yourself in your waking life then you are likely to find more joy in your waking life and in your dreams.

Acupuncture

If you are getting acupuncture in a dream, then this can show that your body or mind may need to relax or heal in your waking life. The place on your body where you are getting acupuncture can also bring more symbolism to your dream. This can show that you are either physically in pain or mentally exhausted. You need more energy if you wish to feel better, and getting more rest is the way to do it.

This can also show that you may have one small problem that you need to “pin point” the cause of if you want to find a solution to it.

Adam

If you are seeing the “first” man in your dreams, then it can symbolize your awareness of who you really are on the inside. This also can show your connection to past generations and living family members. However, if Adam is doing something horrible in your dreams, then it could predict or symbolize ill feelings or mishaps between you and your family members.

Adamant

If you are dreaming about talking with someone and being completely adamant, trying to persuade them constantly about something, then this could symbolize that you are disappointed with something that has recently gone on in your life, or it could be predicting that you will be disappointed with something that you will try to do in the future.

Adder

An adder is a type of venomous snake with a near deadly bite. The adder depicts fear in the most primal way, whether it is biting you or someone else. However, if it is biting a friend, then it can represent a “poisoned” relationship with your friend. Something bad may happen to them, or has already happened to them, that will/is bother/bothering you as well.

Addition

Doing Addition Easily

If you are having an easy time working with addition in your dreams, then it could mean that you are struggling with some sort of problem in your waking life. This often has to do with problems in finances. You are likely to be able to overcome these difficulties with doing addition in your dreams is simple.

Having Problems with Addition

If you simply cannot do the addition, then this predicts some misunderstanding in your future, or a past misunderstanding that you may not even realize yet. If you simply find a problem with the addition, then this means that you will be clever in your endeavors, which could help you in business or finances.

Address

Seeing your address represents the way that you see yourself. If you see an address that you used to live at, then this represents your feelings about your past self. How you feel about your past self dictates the meaning of your dream. If you are at someone else’s address, then this symbolizes your relationship with that person. Your relationship with this person will determine the true meaning of this dream.

Adieu

A Happy Adieu

If you are saying “adieu” to someone in a happy way in your dreams, then this can symbolize the good relationships that you have with your friends and family. You are not likely to have many communication problems in the near future.

An Unhappy Adieu

If you have an unpleasant “adieu” then this can symbolize some internal social strain that you may be feeling. Sometimes being around people is just tiring and hard, which could be the source of dreams like this.

Adjacent

If something is adjacent to something else in your dream, then this symbolizes a sort of relationship between these two things. Figuring out the connection between these two things can do a great deal to future decode the meaning of your dream.

Admiral

If you are the Admiral

To dream that you are an admiral shows that you are in control of your life at the moment. You feel confident of where you are at, and you are likely to keep up the good work.

On the other hand, being an Admiral in your dreams may show that you are stressed out because of how organized you are. If you are not at ease in this dream, then this can show that you need to relax more in your waking life.

If you See an Admiral

Seeing an admiral in your dreams can show that you need more direction in your life. You need someone to tell you what to do if you are to get started on making changes in your life. You need some sort of push to get moving, and someone to show you what to do.

If you see an admiral in a dream, then this can show your relationships with authority figures. How you interact with this admiral can show a lot about how you feel about authority figures.

Admire

If you dream that you are the object of admiration by friends, family, or even just strangers, this shows that you are in a peak of your social life. Every part of your communication skills is on par at the moment, and you are not likely to be troubled with it in the near future.

Adobe

If you see an adobe in your dream, then this can show that you are feeling protected in your waking life. You may be too sheltered and need to act out or do something that you usually wouldn’t do if you want to be content in life. On the other hand, you may be content by just being protected, which means that you do not need to change anything in your waking life.

Adolescent

Seeing an adolescent who you do not know in your waking life can represent what you were like when you were that age, or how you thought of yourself when you were that age. This can also depict the evolution and development of your own sexual feelings.

Adopt

If you are Adopting a Child

If you are adopting a child in your dreams, then this can show that you are missing something in your waking life. Think, is there anything that you would be happier with if it was in your life? If so, try to add this in your life and you will be more likely to feel complete. This can show that you want to add something new into your life.

If you are adopting a child, then this can show that you have a caring nature that you wish to express more in your waking life. While you don’t actually need to adopt a child to do this, you can give others more affection to feel more fulfilled.

If you are Adopting an Animal

If you are adopting an animal in your dreams, then this can show that you are looking more more positive and loyal relationships with your friends and family. Improving your communication skills and making time to spend with these people can leave you feeling more complete.

If you are being Adopted

If you are the one who is being adopted in your dream, then this can show that you miss your childhood, and wish that you could act more immaturely without being scolded or feeling out of place.

This could also show that you need more love in your life, or more direction from some sort of parental figure.

Adult

If you are an adult, then this has no significance in symbolism. However, if a child or teenager dreams that they are an adult can show that they feel like they need to become more mature about a situation, or just in general. They may feel like they need to take on more responsibility, or like they have been forced to take it on too early in life.

Adultery

If you Commit Adultery

(See Affair*)

If Someone Else Commits Adultery

If someone cheats on your in your dream, then this can show that you have inner anxieties about being left or broken up with. You may not feel like you are appreciated enough in your current relationship, or that you are not doing enough in your relationship. This can also show that  you cannot trust your current partner.

This may also show your sense of wanting to become more independent so that you do not need to deal with these feels in your current or future relationships.

Advancement

If you see yourself advancing in any way in your dreams shows your inner desire to advance in your waking life. This is likely to show an urge to “get ahead” and accomplish your goals. If you see your friends advancing in your dreams, then this symbolizes your desire to see your friends become happier and more successful.

Adventure

The details of your adventure will also impact the overall meaning of the dream, but an adventure as it’s own term can also have an impact on what your dream may mean. If your adventure is a pleasant one, then this will represent your goals and struggles, but also that you are ready, willing, and able to try to accomplish these goals. If you are have a bad time on your adventure, then the adventure simply symbolizes your goals, and the ways that you are avoiding them, or your anxiety that you have about taking them on.

Adversary

If you come across an adversary in your dreams represents that you are willing to fight for what you believe in. If your win the a battle with your adversary, then it means that you are strong enough or clever enough to avoid harm that was likely to have come to you before you went to sleep.

Adversity

If you come into some state of adversity in your dreams, then this means that your mind is struggling with some failure that you have recently had in your waking life. If your dream is about someone else falling to adversity, then this represents how you can be affected by other people’s failures.

If you are seeing advertisements in your dream, it is likely a reflection of the ads that you see while you are awake. This can also represent what you are interested in, and what you would like to buy in your waking life. Advertisements can also symbolize your need to do something interesting or advance yourself.

Advice

If you are Given Advice

If you are given advice in a dream it can symbolize your need to know more. This can simply be to know more about yourself, business, or knowing something more about a situation that is going on in your waking life. This can also symbolize your own inner sense of intuition.

If you are Giving Advice

If you are giving someone else advice in your dream, then this can symbolize what you want to say to people in your waking life. These are things that you think people should do, even if you don’t always take your own advice. This can also predict new opportunities.

Advocate

If you are advocating something in your dreams, it can symbolize that you are loyal to what you believe in while you are awake. This can show that you are loyal to your friends and family members as well.

Aerobics

Doing aerobics in your dreams simply means that your body needs to move more in your waking life. Get active to end these dreams and to make your body healthier!

Aerosol

If you dream of an aerosol can, then this can symbolize that you feel like too much pressure is on you, you may have too many responsibilities. You need to relax.

If you are spraying the aerosol can, then this can show that you have some “toxic” feelings inside of your  body that you need to let out. You may be stressed, sad, or angry and need to find a healthy way to express these feelings.

Affair

Like many other dream symbols, the feeling that you have about the affair in your dream can greatly change the meaning of your dream.

If you Enjoy the Affair

If you enjoy your affair in your dream, then this can symbolize a need for excitement or love in your waking life. This can also very simply symbolize sexual pleasure. This can give a persona the sense of feeling more “alive” and free.

If you Dislike the Affair

If you don’t like the affair that you are having in your dream, then this can symbolize loneliness, infidelity, and general betrayal. Many of these dreams are seen as nightmares rather than dreams.

Affection

Giving Affection

If you are giving affection to others can show that you are happy with your current relationships. However, this could mean that you also need more affection in your relationships, but you may not know how to show it.

This can show that you are generally pleasant person who is kind to others in your waking life.

Receiving Affection

If you are dreaming of receiving affection, then this means that you are likely lacking affection in your waking life. You need someone to be close with to feel more complete.

Affliction

If you are Afflicted

If you are being afflicted in your dreams, then this can symbolize that you are feeling a similar emotion if your waking life. This could also be predicting a future upsetting moment.

If Someone Else is Afflicted

If someone else in your dream is being afflicted, whether you know them in your waking life or not, can symbolize that you have been surrounded by misfortune lately. If you do not do something to get out of trouble in your waking life, then you will likely continue to have these dreams.

Affront

If you are affronted by someone or something in your sleep, it is likely to be seen more as a nightmare than a dream. These dreams usually represent that someone has done something terrible to your recently, or that you will be betrayed by a friend in the near future.

Affluence

If you highly wealthy in a dream can show that you have felt pleasant recently. This can represent happy relationships with friends and family. Dreams in which you are affluent generally show that things are going well, or will go well soon, in your life.

Afraid

Being afraid of something in your dreams can symbolize your inner anxieties that you have in your waking life. While the thing that you are afraid of in your dream may not be exactly what you are anxious about in your waking life, it can symbolize this fear nonetheless. If you are afraid of a situation, then it could mean that you are afraid to proceed with some plans that you have made in your waking life.

Africa

Human life first developed in Africa. Being in Africa can symbolize our origins. Even if this does not our human origins, it can still symbolize where we came from in our youth. It can show the values that we used to have, and the way that we felt about them then and how we feel about them now. Some beliefs that people hold may involve racism, which can also be symbolized in our dreams. If you are not African, then this can symbolize your desire to travel and see new things as well. What happens in your dream set in Africa can provide future symbolic meaning.

Afro

To dream that you have an afro shows that you have creativity inside of you, and that you need to express it if you want to be happier.

Afternoon

Times of day can symbolize different cycles of life. Afternoon can symbolize the middle of life, middle-age. While this is closer to the end of life than some other time of day symbols may represent, it is more relaxing than some of the other times. These dreams often leave the dreamer feeling calm. Happy afternoons can also symbolize loyal friendships.

Agate

An agate is a type of smooth and colorful stone. Seeing an agate in your dreams can symbolize that you are doing well financially, or that you will do well in your budgeting in the near future.

Age

The meaning of age depends on the age of the person or thing that is in your dreams.

Youth Age

Seeing a youthful person can symbolize how you were at that age. It symbolizes the lessons that you have learned, and the maturity that you have gained because of it.

Middle or Old Age

Seeing someone or something of a reasonable age can symbolize your inner maturity, or how mature that you would like yourself to be. Experience, wisdom, and weakness can also be symbolized by seeing someone who is middle-aged or elderly. This can also represent your fears of becoming old.

Aggression

If you are Aggressive

If you are aggressive in your dreams, then this shows that you are angry in your waking life, and you need to find healthy ways to express these feelings. Bottling up your anger will only raise the chance of you having these dreams, while expressing your anger will decrease the chance.

This can also show your repressed sexual desires.

If Someone Else is Aggressive Towards You

If someone is aggressive towards you in your dream, then this can show that you have an enemy in your waking life. Someone may be trying to upset you purposely.

Agony

Obviously, any dream in which you are in agony isn’t going to be a pleasant one. This can symbolize the fears that you have in your waking life. This can also represent the things that you worry about in your waking life that has the possibility of bringing you joy if you did not worry about it as much.

Agoraphobia

If you dream of being agoraphobic (afraid to leave your home), then this can show that you may be anxious, and worried that people are constantly judging you. You do not want to be the center of attention.  If your confidence grows then these dreams will likely stop. This is a sign of social anxiety.

Agreement

Being in agreement with someone in your dream can symbolize that you are in agreement with your mind about something that you have been struggling with in your waking life. If you are trying to make a decision in your waking life that you have successfully agreed with someone on in your dreams, then this could be your mind trying to show you how you really feel about the situation, and trying to tell you what you will be happier deciding on in your waking life.

Agriculture

Agriculture, farming, and gardening, symbolizes fertility and growth. This can also symbolize “growing” new and creative ideas. The plant that is growing in your dream can also add more symbolic meaning to your dream.

Ague

Ague is a sort of illness or symptom that comes with illness that causes shakiness. Having this symptom in your dream can be a sign from your body that you are about to fall ill in real life. This could also be a symbol for inner sickness, like anxiety or depression.

AIDS

If you have AIDS

If you have AIDS in your dream, then this can show that you are feeling weak, emotionally or physically.

You may feel as though others are attacking your without cause. You are looking for a way to protect yourself from these people/this person.

If your Partner has AIDS

If your partner has AIDS then this can show that you have an unhealthy relationship, or that you and your partner have been fighting recently.

This could also mean that you need to work on your communication skills when it comes to talking to your partner about serious issues.

If Someone Else has AIDS

If someone else has AIDS, then this can show that you need to work on your communications with others, and that you generally need to spend more time with your friends.

This can also show that you want to help your friends with a problem that they might be having.

This can also show that you may need assistance from your friends with some issue that you may be having in your waking life on.

Aim

If you are aiming for something in your dreams, then this can show that you are “aiming” for your goals in your waking life. If you miss the thing that you are aiming for, then this means that you need to work harder at your goals in your waking life. Focus on these goals and it will be easier for you to accomplish them.

If you are aiming a gun, then this can show that you are having trouble expressing your sexual or romantic feelings towards someone.

Air

While we may assume that air is in all of our dreams, sometimes air can take on different qualities that can affect the meaning of our dreams. Air in general can symbolize all that is obvious, logical, and objective.This can also symbolize your need to “clear the air” with people about your true feelings.

Cold Air

Cold air in a dream can symbolize that something doesn’t feel right in your waking life. Things in your waking life are probably inconsistent if you are having these dreams.

Warm Air

If the air is especially warm around you in your dream, then this can symbolize evil and oppression. Things may have felt strange recently if you are having these kinds of dreams.

Airbag

If an airbag goes off in your dream, then this may be a prediction of something fearful to come.

This could also show that you need to pace yourself in your waking life and act more carefully if you want to avoid trouble or an accident.

Air Conditioner

To simply see an air conditioner in your dream can symbolize the way that you deal with stress and anxiety. A way of “cooling down.” If you are actually feeling cold air coming from the air conditioner, then this can represent the “coldness” that you get from or give off to certain people.

Air Gun

To see an air gun in your dream shows that you are in a minor amount of danger. It is important to pay more attention in your waking life so that you do not come into trouble.

Air Freshener

To use or smell an air freshener in your dream can show that your life is pretty pleasant at the moment. You are taking time to enjoy the little things in like.

If the air freshener smells bad, then this can show that you are confused about something going on in your waking life. You need to clear your mind and get better judgement if you wish to be happier.

Air Hockey

If you are playing air hockey in your dreams, or if someone else is playing air hockey in your dreams, then this can show that you need to act or think quickly about quickly if you are to accomplish the task at hand in time.

Airplane

Airplanes represent quick thinking, quick moving, and the general flow of ideas. This can symbolize your inner desire to travel. However, if you are fearful of flying, then this better symbolizes your inner fears about things moving by quickly, the passage of time, and general change. The meaning of an airplane in a dream can also change if something goes wrong with the plane.

If Something goes Wrong with the Airplane

If your airplane cannot land well, then this can symbolize your fear of failing a goal, or trouble completing your goals. If the airplane is falling then this can symbolize your inner anxieties and fears about failing. If the airplane crashes, then this can symbolize your fears of failing in general.

Airport

Being at an airport can symbolize your desire to change or travel. This also can represent new opportunities that may be right in front of you in your waking life. All you have to do is “get on the right plane” and take on these new opportunities to make a helpful change in your life.

Air Raid

If where you are in your dream is under an air raid, then this can symbolize your fear of large disasters that you cannot control. This usually correlates with an inner fear of war, disease, or natural disasters.

Air-Sea Rescue

To dream that you are rescued at sea can show your inner feeling of mercy and forgiveness. This can represent your feeling of a higher power that can take care of you even when you cannot take care of yourself.

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Dream Dictionary A: Dream Meaning and Interpretation – 1

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