Meaning of Dreams: Words beginning with E
E – Seeing the letter “E” in dreams
Seeing the letter “E” in your dream can imply that it’s time for you to take it easy and that it’s time to sit back and relax.
The “E” can also stand for ecstasy. If you think this is the case, see Drug* for further dream symbolism.
The eagle can stand for the traits of nobility, bravery, and power. This bird could reflect feelings that you have for yourself or someone else who you saw in the dream. If you do not feel this way about yourself, then this could be a sign that you should work on feeling this way to boost your self-esteem.
To dream that you see a dead eagle, or kill an eagle can suggest that you will crush all of the obstacles in your path, even if you do not do so in the most honorable ways. This will help you rise to power or acceptance in the short-term, but if you keep it up, then your ego will be your downfall.
To see the meaning of other situations involving eagles, see Bird* for further dream symbolism.
The most obvious meaning of focusing on ears in a dream is that you need to stop to listen to the people and things around you more often. You may be ignoring important words that could be helping you out in your waking life. Listen out for opportunities that may come your way.
To focus on ears in your dream can be a sign that someone nearby is listening in to what you are talking about. This dream can suggest that you need to learn to watch your mouth depending on where you are. Know when the right time and place is when you say what you will.
See Body* for further dream symbolism.
To dream that you are suffering from an earache can imply that something you have recently heard in your waking life is causing you stress, anxiety, or general frustration. This is likely the result of hearing something that you were not supposed to hear. This could be a sign to avoid gossiping and gossips.
To dream of wearing ear plugs can imply that you are not letting yourself listen to something or someone. This can suggest that you are not ready to listen to new ideas because you fear that it will conflict with your own ideas and that you won’t like what you hear. However, a person cannot learn if they do not listen to new things. Try to open up your mind and ears, listen to the world around you. You might like what you hear.
To see beautiful earrings in a dream is a good sign. This dream can predict that good news will come your way in the near future. However, if you see broken earrings, then this suggests that gossip will ring around in the ears of your peers, tainting your reputation.
See Jewry* for additional dream symbolism.
To dream that you have a lot of earwax or, at least, enough for it to be noticeable in your dream can imply that there is something going on in your waking life that you don’t want to listen to. However, this dream is trying to tell you that it’s time to start listening. Clean out your ears and open up your mind so that you can listen to the world around you.
To find this disgusting bug in your ear is a bad sign. This dream can predict that you will face bad or otherwise disappointing news in your near future.
To see the ground of the earth can suggest that you have potential waiting inside of you that needs to be nourished by some outside force before it can come to any use of you. Do not sit around and wait for this, but go out and try to find something that will be able to spark your interests.
To see the underground can represent your unconscious and the thoughts that you keep to yourself. This dream could imply that your thoughts are dark or that they have the potential to grow into something great, depending on the color of the soil and whatever else that is in it.
To see the planet Earth in your dreams (as from space or as a globe) can imply different things depending on the state of the planet in your dream. To see that the planet is green and full of life and suggest that there is potential waiting inside of you, wanting to be released. To see that the ground is barren and dry can suggest that you feel you have no potential, a sign that your self-confidence is low.
To dream that you are floating or flying above the ground can suggest that you are losing your connections to the Earth down below. You need to find a way to reconnect with old relationships or hobbies. You need to find something that you bring you back down to Earth.
If you are caught in the middle of an earthquake in your dream, then this can imply that you feel like you are on unstable ground in your waking life. You may feel like the world around you is unstable, but more so in the ways of the people around you, rather than the actual Earth. This dream can suggest that you should try to get your life together so that you can feel like you are on solid ground. The more stable you feel, the better you are likely to feel.
Dreaming about an earthquake can imply that you have recently shifted your opinion about something, which could have easily affected many of your other opinions as well. You could be feeling uneasy at the moment like you don’t know what to think. Try to sort out your thoughts, and you are sure to feel better.
If neither of the above is true, then this dream can be a prediction that turmoil, either in your social or business life, will enter into your waking life.
See Disaster* for further dream symbolism.
The eastern direction has to do with the meaning and mysteries that are in life. This dream could imply that you need to find yourself in a spiritual way. This could involve your religion, but spirituality and religion are not always connected. Either way, understanding yourself is the first step to becoming a better version of yourself.
The direction “east” can also relate to the past. There may be something in your past that can provide clues as to how you should live in the present. There may be a lesson you can learn from in your past. Look back on the way you have lived your life far. Try to learn from it if you can.
See Directions* for further dream symbolism.
Dreaming about Easter is a hopeful time. This can suggest that if you have been struggling, then your struggle is almost over. Get ready to relax and rejoice. It is time to start your life anew. This could be a sign that now is a good time to reinvent yourself.
This dream can also imply that now is a great time to immerse yourself in your religion, find a new one, or do something else that can inspire spirituality in your life.
To dream of Easter eggs is a good sign. This dream can imply that you are full of untapped potential. You have greatness waiting within you, and now is the perfect time to let it out. Work on your goals, is yourself, reach for the stars.
See Egg* for further dream symbolism.
In a dream, eating can mean many things, but what you are eating and how you are feeling when you are eating can do a lot more to affect the dream symbolism than the actual act of eating itself. However, generally, eating can imply that you need to take something in so that you can keep moving. This could suggest that you need to learn new tasks or talk to more people to fuel your mind. Ironically as it is, you need to take in other things and ideas if you are to be independent.
To dream that you are eating alone can suggest that you need to talk to other people so that you can grow, or else you will end up lonely and depressed. To dream that you are eating with others predicts joyful times to come with your friends and family members.
If you are actively avoiding eating in your dream, then this can imply that you are turning yourself away from society, and ignoring the pressures that come with it. You are trying to stay true to yourself, without any outside influence. However, sometimes outside influence can be a good thing. You might want to consider listening to the opinions of others. Only by learning can a person grow.
Giving Food to Others
To dream that you are giving away food can suggest that you are giving part of yourself away to someone else so that you can help that person to grow. Alternatively, this could imply that you are taking something from others so that you can grow.
Food Taken Away
To dream that someone takes your food away is not a good sign. This dream can predict that a small annoyance will ruin your day in the near future. This annoyance will likely be caused by the accident of a careless person or because of minor bad news on top of an already bad day.
Looking up the type of food that you were eating, or the general term Food* can also provide you with additional dream symbolism.
Dreaming that you are eavesdropping is a bad sign. This dream can be seen as a prediction that you will hear bad news in the near future since you are likely to be listening in on something that you shouldn’t be.
This dream could alternatively imply that someone is keeping a secret from you. It is best not to pry for information, as the secret they are keeping from you would likely upset you if you found out about it.
To dream of ebony wood or anything made of it can predict that you will find distress in your near future. This will likely be caused by a fight with a friend or family member.
See black under Colors* for further dream symbolism.
Hearing an echo in a dream is a bad sign. This dream can be a prediction that something bad will happen to you. To make the bad occurrence like an echo, the problem will become nearly twice as bad as your friends and family members are not likely to help you with your problem.
To see an eclipse of the sun is a bad sign. This dream can be seen as a prediction of an amount of time that will be filled with failure in business or a setback in your personal life.
To see an eclipse of the moon is also bad. This can be a prediction that you or someone close to you will have ill health in the near future.
See Moon or Sun* or both for further dream symbolism.
To dream of feeling ecstasy is a good sign. This is a prediction that you will have a great time with your friends or family members in the near future.
If you are dreaming of the drug ecstasy, see Drug* for the proper dream symbolism.
To dream that you are coming close to the edge of something can imply that you have reached a boundary in your waking life. This could be an implied boundary, a physical boundary, or a rule that you have made up for yourself. Depending on the mood of the dream, this term could imply that now is either a great time or a horrible time, to cross this boundary. Use your intuition to make this decision.
To dream of seeing or being an editor can suggest that you are holding back some part of your personality in your waking life, you are censoring yourself, so to say. You may be bottling up your feelings so that it does not offend others. While keeping things to yourself is okay sometimes, try not to make a habit of it because when people hold in their emotions for too long they tend to explode.
Looking up what you or the editor are editing can also provide you with additional dream symbolism.
To dream that you want an education can imply that you really do want to learn more in your waking life, even if you do not want to go back to school to do your learning. This could imply that you need to learn new things to advance yourself in your career or social life, or that you just want to learn more because you like obtaining knowledge.
Looking up places of learning like College and School* can also provide you with additional dream symbolism.
To see an eel, if you can hold onto it is a good sign. If this is the case, then this dream can suggest that you will be able to grab onto a better future. Your social life and business life are bound to feel lucky in the near future.
To lose your grip on an eel can imply that you will lose your grip on your goals. If you do not hold tight and work hard, then success will escape from your grasp.
To dream of seeing a dead eel can suggest that you are willing to do whatever it takes to advance, even if it means making your peers look bad.
See Animal* for further dream symbolism.
To dream that something feels eerie in your dream is a bad sign. This is likely caused by something in your dream that is creepy and doesn’t make sense. This dream term can imply that something in your waking life has you both confused and anxious (or scared).
If you face the eerie thing, then this could be a sign that now is a good time to face your fears. However, if the eeriness overwhelms you, then this could imply that you should take small steps to change. Something that might seem bad now might not be so bad once you learn more about it.