Meaning of Dreams: Words beginning with G
Gas (Natural Gas, Air-like substances, etc.)
To dream of a harmful gas can suggest that you let negative thoughts make their way into your mind. You need to find a way to rid yourself of these intrusive thoughts if you wish to be a happier person.
If the gas is bothering someone else in your dream, then this can suggest that you are letting the troubles of other people bother you. Try not to get involved with other people’s business, and you are sure to be better off for it.
To dream that you are trying to get away from a dangerous gas can suggest that you are doing things that are making your life miserable; you are getting yourself into trouble that you do not need to be involved with. Try to stay away from trouble, and you are sure to be happier for it.
See Fuel* if your dream is about natural gas for further dream symbolism.
To be in a gas chamber, or even to see one, can suggest that something in your life is generally negative, causing you stress or making other problems in your life. This could also be a sign that you are just thinking negatively. This dream is a sign that you need to stop acting in this way if you want your life to be better. Get rid of the negative so that you have more room for the positive.
To dream that you are using a gas lamp to light your way is a good sign. This suggests that you will be successful in business shortly.
To dream that a gas lamp explodes can suggest that you are doing something wrong in your business. Your attitude is likely getting you into trouble. Try to control yourself everywhere, but especially in professional settings, so that you get yourself in less trouble.
See Gas* for further dream symbolism if the lamp explodes.
Seeing or wearing a gas mask in your dream suggests that you are only taking in what you want–you are only listening to what you want to hear. In a way, you are filtering the world around yourself by sheltering yourself. Because of this action, others may see you as being weak. Try to find ways to appear tougher so that others will not target you.
Gasoline can represent the things that energize your body, whatever it is that wakes you up in the morning and keeps you motivated to work throughout the day.
Gasoline can alternatively represent your impulsive or dangerous feelings. Pouring gasoline on fire can make it much bigger. This can suggest that you are letting your emotions get the better of you, and you are expressing them in a violent or otherwise unhealthy way. Try to learn to control your emotions.
See Fuel* for further dream symbolism.
If you gasp or hear a gasp in your dream, then this can suggest that you need to pay close attention to something that is going on in your waking life. There is likely something that will cause you fright or excitement if you pay attention to the closer details of the events at hand. This dream is a sign from your mind yelling, “Pay attention!”
To be at a gas station can suggest that you are feeling low on energy and need to find more ways to gain some. Of course, sleeping and dreaming can help, but just taking time to relax throughout the day can also provide you with energy.
This dream may also suggest that you know where to go to get what you need since gas station stores tend to carry a little bit of everything. Try to share your good fortune with your friends or help them when they need it.
If you need to fill up your gas tank, then this is a sign that you need to fill up your own metaphorical gas tanks. Please find a way to sit back and relax, and you are sure to feel better for it.
Seeing a gate in your dream can represent an opportunity waiting for you in your waking life. This dream can suggest that you can either take up this opportunity or pass it up. Either way, your life is likely to change drastically because of your decision.
Seeing a gate can alternatively suggest that you are entering a new phase in your life. This could represent a transition from childhood to adulthood, from a single-life to married life, or childless life into parenthood. The mood of this dream likely reflects your feelings about this change.
To dream that the gate is closed or that there is some other reason why you cannot get past can suggest that you are nervous about a change that is going on in your waking life. You may be too worried about something to accept the new opportunity that presents itself to you. This is an anxiety or stress dream.
To dream that you are gathering something, or that someone else is, can suggest that you are trying to add new physical things to your life or that you are trying to add new traits to your personality. If there are other people in your dreams, you likely want some of this person’s traits.
This dream may suggest that you collect too many items in your waking life and that you are becoming a hoarder.
Looking up what you are gathering can also provide you with additional dream symbolism.
To focus on any gauge in your dream can suggest that you need to take better care of yourself in your waking life. Try to balance out the different aspects of your life to have a better life in general.
To dream that you are wearing a gauntlet in your dream can imply that you have been acting out lately. You have been acting aggressively in situations that could have been handled another way. This dream is a message that says, “You need to learn how to control your anger, think through your emotions, and then react more rationally.”
Dreaming that some part of your body is covered in gauze can suggest that you are worried about the future because you cannot be certain about what it holds. Looking up the body part covered in the gauze, or generally, Body* can provide you with future dream symbolize.
Using a gavel in your dream can suggest that you have been acting judgemental lately, and your friends have likely been acting the same way. If you keep acting like this, you are likely to have trouble gaining new friends and keeping the ones you have.
If someone else uses the gavel, this can suggest that you will be punished with some unprofitable task. While the task may seem like a waste of time, you will likely gain some pleasure from it, even though it is not likely to be monetary.
Being in a gazebo can reflect your relationships’ status (both romantic and otherwise) in your waking life. This dream can suggest that you should be more open to your friends and their ideas, even if they might seem strange at first. Becoming closer to your friends is likely to make you a happier person.
The gazelle can symbolize the state of your soul. If the gazelle is running freely, then this can suggest that you are in a good place in your life right now. If the gazelle is running away from a predator, this can suggest that your soul is dwindling. You may want to consider becoming a more spiritual person to combat this.
See Animal* for further dream symbolism.
To see gears in your dream can suggest that you are only one part of a bigger puzzle. You need help from others if you want to complete your goals. Don’t be afraid to ask for help.
Looking up what the gears were in can also provide you with additional dream symbolism.
Seeing a gecko in a dream is a good sign. This dream is here to answer a question for you. If you have been asking yourself something lately, then this is a sign that the answer is “yes” or generally positive.
See Animal* for further dream symbolism.
Seeing a Geisha in your dream is a good sign. These women are representative of the traits of beauty, companionship, loyalty, charisma, grace, and balance. To see one of these women in your dream is a sign that you will attain some of these traits in your own life.
See Woman* for further dream symbolism.
Using gel in your dream can imply that you believe that everything has its place. This is an indication that you are striving for order or perfection in your waking life.
Gemini is one of the western zodiac signs; the twins represent it. To see this sign in your dream is a sign that you need to compare and contrast something in your waking life. This term shows that many things in this world may seem very similar on the outside, but that is very different on the inside. There is likely an example of this that can be easily found in your waking life.
To see gems is a good sign. This can suggest that you will be lucky in some aspect of your waking life shortly. Looking up the color or type of gem in your dream can provide you hints about what kind of luck you can expect in your waking life.
Genealogical Family Tree
If you are looking at your family tree in your dream, then this can suggest that you will be spending a lot of time with your family shortly, even if you do not find pleasure in it. Your family will be your main priority/responsibility shortly.
To dream that someone else is looking at your family tree can suggest that you will be swept away from doing something else to spend time with your family. This might not be caused by something negative, but there is a larger chance that is it.
See Family* for further dream symbolism.
If you are a general in your dream, then this can suggest that you want to have more authority in your own life. You need to take control, be in charge, and make more specific decisions. Likely, other people are also depending on you to do this. Men are more likely to feel like they have this responsibility because gender roles in most cultures see authority as a masculine trait.
Seeing a general in your dream is simply representing another authority figure in your life, likely a male who acted as a father-figure to you. Your feelings about who this person represents will dictate the meaning of this dream.
A generator represents your energy and what drives you as a person. This can show that you either have the motivation to complete your goals or that you need to gain it.
This dream can play off of the idea of random generation, suggesting that you need to change up some part of your waking life to make yourself more productive.
A genie can represent your mental power, and more specifically, your creative mental powers. This could suggest that it is time to do something creative that will make you happy. It’s time to express yourself.
This dream may also suggest that you have recently “let a genie out of a bottle,” done something that you weren’t supposed to do, and now you are having trouble dealing with the consequences of your actions.
Dreaming of genitalia changes meaning depending on the dream’s mood and situation, more than which genitalia you see in your dream. This term will cover genitalia in general. If you are looking for a specific meaning, see Penis or Vagina* respectively.
To see genitals can suggest that you are unhappy with your sex life. You need to try more exciting things in the bedroom or mix things up in another way.
Your own Genitals
Looking at your own genitals can suggest that you have conflicting or confusing feelings about the gender roles for your sex. You may feel like they do not match up with how you feel. You may feel the need to be more or less masculine or feminine because of the social pressure in your waking life.
If you have the opposite genitalia, then this can suggest that you are confused about your sexuality (who you love/lust) or your sexual orientation (if your biological sex matches up with your feelings about which gender you are). You may need to explore this further so that you can better understand yourself.
See Body* for further dream symbolism, as well as the type of genitals that you saw in your dream. Looking into Freudian dreams, studies may also help, but that is not included in this dream dictionary.
If you are a genius in your dream, then this can suggest that you have more potential than you realized. Let yourself shine. Don’t be afraid to hide your smarts. Instead, try to do whatever you can to become more educated or generally more skilled.
To dream about genocide can suggest that you are afraid of change, differences, or things you do not understand. You may not accept that other people are different, especially if they go against what you believe in. This is a sign that you need to become more accepting if you are to make your way in the world in a positive way.
Seeing a geode in your dream can suggest something just below the surface of something you are dealing with in your waking life. Even though a situation may seem difficult or otherwise unpleasant, there may be a silver lining to your problem. Try to see the good within the bad in your daily life; you are sure to become a more positive person.
Looking up the color of the geode can also provide you with additional dream symbolism.
To dream that you are studying geography means you are thinking about traveling. If you are not thinking about this, then this could be a sign that you should start thinking about it.
This dream predicts that you will travel to far-away places in your distant future.
Doing a geometry problem, or being in a geometry class, in your dream can suggest that you are starting to understand how to deal with your relationships in your waking life. You are on your way to becoming a more sociable person.
See Math* for further dream symbolism.
A geranium is representative of beauty and grace. Seeing this flower in your dream can suggest that you, or someone you love, have these traits.
See Flowers* for further dream symbolism.
Seeing a gerbil in your dream can mean a couple of different things. This dream can suggest that you have been very energetic lately and that this mood is not likely to go away. Alternatively, this dream can also suggest that you are becoming a more social person, or that this is a good time to try to make new friends.
See Animal or Domesticated Animal* for further dream symbolism.
Being worried about germs in your dream can suggest that you struggle with other irrational fears in your waking life, even if they do not actually have anything to do with germs. You are focusing on the tiny things in life. Try to focus more on the big, or, at least, bigger, picture.
This dream could suggest that your motivation is feeling ill. It would help if you had something to increase your drive to become a happier and more productive person.
Seeing a geyser in your dream can suggest that you are having trouble controlling your emotions, especially when it comes to your negative emotions. You are spewing them out at inopportune moments. This can be a sign that you need to learn how to control your emotions and release them more healthily.
See Water* for further dream symbolism.