(1) An empty container may be a sexual symbol, representing the womb, or woman.
(2) What is empty in the dream may be something that symbolizes the self - a room, for example, or house. In that case, it may represent your own (feeling of) emptiness. According to Freud, when a person suppresses or represses something, it often happens that nothing else comes to take the place of what has been suppressed / repressed, and the consequence is that the person’s life becomes empty. (For suppression / repression)
(3) Emptiness, an empty landscape or an empty container, may be a symbol of potentiality: where there is nothing, there is room for anything. The unconscious is sometimes visualized as an empty container, but — again — as containing the potential for all future personal growth.... A Dictionary of Dream Symbols
Example: ‘I was down in a low bit of a village, trying to get to a road high up on a hill where the sun was shining and was walking through dark, empty houses’ (Heather).
The use of empty in this dream can be understood by the comparison existing between the ‘down low, empty houses’ feeling, and the ‘high up, sunny hill’ feeling.
Generally lack of pleasure, enthusiasm, good feelings; loneliness; lack of relationship; sense of isolation. Or lack of one’s potential, opportunity, space to be oneself. Empty house, buildings, shell : outgrown habits or ways of life; old attitudes; death; potential. See also house. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
1- I’o experience emptiness in a dream indicates there is a lack of pleasure and enthusiasm. We could be suffering from a sense of Isolation, or perhaps of not having anything to hold on to. We may have had expectations which cannot be realised.
2- We may need space to be ourselves in order to come to terms with what is occurring in our lives. ‘I’o be in an empty house or building denotes the fact that we have left behind old attitudes and habits.
3- Spiritually, any sort of experience which brings about an emptiness signifies the Void.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Dreams of feeling empty symbolize that you’ve not been tending to your needs, you’re running on empty, your tank is low, and you are processing and releasing feelings of emptiness, loneliness and lack of connection to your purpose. Your dream is telling you that it is time to fill your well with soul food that will nurture your body, mind and soul. See Low Tide.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Material aspects: To experience emptiness in a dream indicates there is a lack of pleasure and enthusiasm. We could be suffering from a sense of isolation, or perhaps of not having anything to hold on to. We may have had expectations that cannot be realized.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
To be aware of emptiness, or to find something empty when you expected it would be full, suggests that you are contemplating some venture or activity which would turn out to be disappointing and a waste of effort. Don’t try anything unfamiliar for a while after you have this dream.... My Dream Interpretation
Vision: Seeing an animal herd: be happy, your finances will improve. Selling animals at a livestock auction: you thought you were particularly smart, but others will outbid you by a mile! Negotiating with a livestock dealer: watch out—you are being “taken for ride”! See Cow, Stall.
Depth Psychology: An animal represents instinctive urges.
The livestock dealer and the auction point to sly and foxy people. Either someone wants to “put something over” on you or vice versa.
The other symbols in the dream are important. See .Animals.... Dreamers Dictionary