A ball of thread in a dream also represents an astute worker, an employee, an intelligent and a hard working young man, or it could mean longevity.
(Also see Spool; Thread)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
(Gypsy); plainly a dream of healthful hunger and its gratification.... The Fabric of Dream
2. Sexuality and how it is presented to others. ... New American Dream Dictionary
The bedspread can also represent warmth and security. Perhaps you are coming to the realization that you are safe in the world and that all is well. See Cover.... Strangest Dream Explanations
To dream of breaking bread with others, indicates an assured competence through life.
To see a lot of impure bread, want and misery will burden the dreamer.
If the bread is good and you have access to it, it is a favorable dream. See Baking and Crust. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
2. Basic necessities, nourishment of life.
3. Success in life. ... New American Dream Dictionary
When bread is made from bleached flour in a dream, it means blessed earnings and a comfortable life. When it is made with unbleached flour in a dream, it means disturbances in one’s life.
It is said that each loafof bread represents forty years of one’s life. Each loafofbread also may represent money in denominations of tens, hundreds or thousands, all relative to the financial standing of the person in the dream, or the type of work he performs. Whole wheat bread, barley bread or sweet bread made with honey or sugar in a dream means rising prices. Eating bread with its crusts in a dream is like eating honey with its beeswax. Oven fresh bread when eaten in one’s dream is best. Bread in a dream represents woman’s chastity. Bread made with bleached flour means living a clean life, having pure knowledge, or a beautiful wife.
If a student sees himself distributing bread among poor people in a dream, it means that he will attain his goals and succeed in his studies.
If he is a preacher, it means that people are accepting his admonitions and advice. Otherwise, ifhe sees people crowding over him to get their bread in the dream, it means that people will seek what he has to offer. In that case, his position is better than theirs, for the giving hand is better than the receiving one.
If one sees a deceased person offering him a piece of bread in a dream, it means that he will receive unexpected money from an unsolicited source. Ifone sees bread hanging in the skies, over the roofs or hanging down from trees in a dream, it means rising prices and the same interpretation applies for all commodities.
If he sees bread scattered on the ground and people walking over it in a dream, it means prosperity in that land which leads to vanity.
A good looking loaf of bread represents one’s good religious stand, otherwise it means the opposite. Bakingbread in a dream means working for one’s livelihood. Seeing squandered loaves of bread and not eating from them in the dream means meeting with brothers one has not seen for a long time. Having a loaf of bread baked with coarsely grounded grains in the dream means living a comfortable life, though with insignificant religious attendance.
If it is a loaf of barley bread in the dream, it means a strenuous life, though well managed. Corn bread, chick peas bread or millet bread means tight financial conditions and rising prices.
If one is given a piece of dried bread in a dream, it indicates the near end of his life.
A loaf of bread in a dream means marriage for an unwed person, and for a craftsman, it means progress in his trade. As for a ruler or ajudge, a well baked loafof bread in a dream represents hisjustice. Small loaves of bread in a dream represent a short life, while large loaves mean longevity. Eating a hot loaf of bread means hypocrisy, because the effect of the oven’s heat is still in it. Eating bread without a meal means a sickness or dying alone. Eating from a loaf of bread which is halfbaked in a dream means that one may suffer from high fever.
If a poor person eats sweet bread or a cake in a dream, it means sickness or loss of what he maybe expecting to receive. Eating the thin variety of rock baked bread in a dream means increase in one’s earnings.
A thin loaf of bread in a dream also could mean a short life. Holding two loaves of bread in a dream means marrying two sisters, one after the other. Eating simultaneously from two loaves of bread, one in each hand in a dream also means a marriage to two sisters. Eating pretzels in a dream means adopting a good health diet. Stale bread in a dream means inexpensive or shoddy prices. Dough in a dream means debts or loans.
A flying loaf of bread with two wings means high prices. Eating a flat loaf of bread, or a loaf of pita bread in a dream means easy living or prosperity. Eating a bun in a dream denotes a decent financial stability. In a dream, a loaf of bread also represents little money or little earnings, or a small wage.
(Also see Dough)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
The bread in your dreams could represent those positive and wonderful things that you have learned in your life’s journey. It could be symbolic of good and most basic things in your life which will yield positive benefits in the future.
The bread in your dream could be spiritually symbolic; it could represent a profound communion or connection with others and with God. Consider the details of your dream before interpreting, but know that bread has positive universal symbolism and that this dream should bring with it a level of positive feelings and peace.... The Bedside Dream Dictionary
1- Dreaming of bread connects us with our need for basic emotional and biological satisfaction.
To be sharing bread in a dream represents our ability to share basic experience.
2- If the bread in a dream is foreign or tastes bad we mav be unsure of what we really need out of life. We may be doing the wrong thing in some area of our lives.
3- Bread Is symbolic of life itself.
It is food of the soul and can also represent the need to share.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
The essence or “manna” of life. In this interpretation, eating bread becomes a way of accepting spiritual gifts.
Financial concerns. In most cultures, bread is a symbol of providence. Kinship, especially if shared with another (e.g., “breaking bread together”).
Miracles and divine providence: Besides the story of Jesus with the loaves and fishes, Moses in the wilderness, and the Christian Host, bread was involved in many types of ancient spells for continued sustenance.
Various types of bread may have specific significance as well.
For example, pretzels are a solar wheel, unleavened bread represents haste, and hot cross buns symbolize the spring equinox, a time of renewed hope.... The Language of Dreams
Vision: Seeing fresh-baked bread: a sure sign of good luck— and possibly good friends visiting. Watching others eat bread: you envy other people.
If you are baking bread: your efforts will be successful. Eating stale or hard bread means great difficulties need to be overcome. Offering bread to others: you are looking for a good friend. See Baking.
Depth Psychology: Bread is an everyday item, but it is also holy.
It is always a symbol of “the food of life” and may be spiritual (Christian Holy Communion) or simply a wish for more social contact and more friends.... Dreamers Dictionary
To bake Bread is an unfortunate omen.... Mystic Dream Book
If the bread is moldy, then it represents stinginess and a fear of spending.
If the bread is crusty, then this is about releasing your old belief systems about money.
If you are breaking bread with someone, then you are sharing your wealth, and realizing that more will be added unto you. See Sandwich and Bake.... Strangest Dream Explanations
To be sharing bread in a dream represents our ability to share our experience with others so that they may learn.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
See also Bake and Eating.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
If you dream of having only bread to eat, it means that you feel poor inside. Similarly you must pay attention to the form in which it appears in your dreams, because sometimes it takes on sexual connotations, especially among teenagers. The Freudian school identifies it with the body of the loved one or the penis. Jung, however, recognizes in it an allusion to spiritual food.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
A frequently appearing symbol when sexual urges remain at the pre-intercourse stage (oral sex). Freud calls this a regression into the oral phase.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
Seeing breadfruit in dream is a message for your need to develop deeper and closer friendship ties. You are feeling uninhibited and free. You need to let more joy and pleasure come into your life. Your dream expresses achievement of your career goals and attainment of higher positions in life. You are working on a fresh self-image.
Fruit in general may represent symbolically the fruits of your labor. As sweet nectar it may signify fulfillment and the sweetness of life.
Fruits are complex symbols, representing everything from transcendence, to the self, to abundance, to spiritual knowledge.
Dream about seeing breadfruit suggests the importance of cooperation and teamwork. You are acting out your emotional wishes. You are obeying without hesitation. It signifies your need to be more practical and sensible. You are welcoming any new changes that occur.
Dream about eating breadfruit signals your thought process. You are ready for a change in your life. You feel the need to defend your masculinity. Your dream is a portent for dissension and disagreements. You need to find a way to divert attention from something else.
This tropical fruit is a very positive sign for lovers as it announces quick and happy marriages.
(Also see: Fruit, Fruits)... Dreams
To share bread with others is a favorable indication of great happiness that everyone will enjoy.... Psycho Dream Interpretation
(Also see Dates)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
The presence of this battery may also suggest that you are all wound up about something.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
• Your sense of responsibility is overwhelmed and you feel you’re in danger of forgetting something important in your waking life. You may feel you’re not up to the job you’ve been given to do.
• It can also symbolise an unconscious desire to leave something behind e.g. you forget where you live because you don’t want to go home.... The Premier in Dream Dictionary
If we do not argue any particular theory, however, then perhaps we see dreams as having a much wider function.
The most primal drives observable are survival, growth and reproduction. Other urges, such as eating, social position, curiosity, are secondary.
The human animal appears to have survived and reproduced more capably after the development of self awareness, language and reasoning. With or without these, we remain an animal with a psychobiological nature. All animals are known to dream. All animals share a certain situation. They have an internal world out of which arises impulses (to eat, to mate, to avoid danger) and feeling reactions (anger, fear, anticipation). And they have an external world which confronts them with real survival dangers, sources of food, a mate, changes in environmental conditions.
A dream lies somewhere between these two worlds.
We can think of the human personality as being like a special son of cavity into which all these influences are dropped or are thrown. Physical sensations, internal drives and emotions, language, social rules, religious ideas; prompts to make decisions; news of war, massive media and advertising information, are all dropped in.
The cavity has to deal with it, but as it is a mixture of things, many of which are in opposition, some sort of balance has to be kept. But how? And it cannot be simply a matter of throwing out all of one sort or aspect of things. Eradicating the memory of criticism might make us more calm, but it would limit the process of psychological growth, which has survival value.
Dreams can be seen to be connected with our survival and self regulating process. Because this involves all aspects of oneself and one’s experience, one cannot give dreams a single definition. They probably have many secondary functions, such as an interface to balance the internal and external influences, to compensate between the inner needs and outer reality—a baby may miss its feed so, to cope with this primal need, it may dream of being fed. Traumatic or exterior dangerous events, which cannot be processed immediately, can be stored and dealt with (experimented with or abreacted) while asleep. In higher mammals, infant traumas can be stored and dealt with in sleep when, or if, a stronger ego develops.
To meet the loneliness and isolation of consciousness’ or fears of death, the dream can link the waking self with its unconscious sense of unity or God.
To meet survival needs of primitive human beings prior to rational thought, the dream probably acted as a computer, synthesising experience and information, giving rise to creative solutions to hunting or social situations, presented as sleeping or waking imagery. This may explain why many pnmitive people say skills such as farming, weaving, writing, were told them by a vision of a god or goddess.
If we realise that the dream is an end product of a process which produces it, it enables us to see that the process’ (the survival function which regulates, compensates, links, problem solves) can be accessed without meeting the dream. See sleep movements; dream process as computer; Adler; Freud; Jung. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
Depth Psychology: You have maneuvered yourself into a difficult situation because you are on the wrong track or were led astray. Find a solution—quickly!... Dreamers Dictionary
• Sometimes dreams of being lost can relate to changes in your life that you’ve not yet adjusted to or acknowledged to yourself e.g. an unwanted divorce.
• Have you lost your way? Are you lacking in purpose and direction? Facing the confusion and getting help to clarify your options should get you back on track.... The Premier in Dream Dictionary
The dream may also mean getting out of an unpleasant situation in good shape, but don’t “run over” other people and expect that they will accept your plan or idea. Running over somebody with your car: your carelessness will cost you money.
Depth Psychology: Dreaming about being run over by a train, ear, or machine: you have maneuvered yourself into a situation that vou can’t handle.... Dreamers Dictionary
It reveals your desire to get moving after a state of rest. The intention of activity, the start of projects with renewed vigor. To get up after a fall signifies the strength to want to move forward despite difficulties.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
If your dreams often feature themes of illness or loss of strength and you are concerned by these, see your doctor by all means; the chances are, however, that you feel unable to meet some internal or external commands in waking life. In your dreams, your unmet goals and high standards are making you ill. But dreams in which you have boundless energy and physical power seem to be telling you that you are capable of far more than you realize. In some cases, as with people who are seriously ill or disabled, dreams of extraordinary energy and good health are compensatory or wish- fulfillment dreams.
If, in your dream, you are weak because you have lost weight, this can suggest concern about body image but it can also indicate possessive, demanding behavior from the people in your life. Conversely, gaining weight and strength may show an excessive need for their approval and a childish need for instant gratification. Finally, if other people are watching either your feats of strength or growing weakness in your dream, this suggests that you are preoccupied with themes of competition. Who or what are you trying to compete with, surpass or vanquish?... The Element Encyclopedia
And Allah, The Pure and Sublime knows best.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
(Also see Bread)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
If this isn’t the case, the malfunction could be a symbol for an aspect of yourself that isn’t working properly. A car, for example, could symbolize your energy or drive, and, if it breaks down, your lack of it. Are you in danger of running out of control? If a fuse blows in your dream, are you about to explode with frustration over someone or something?... The Element Encyclopedia
If you dream that others can read your mind, you are anxious about people being able to “see through you” - perhaps because you have made a mistake or done something you know is wrong.... My Dream Interpretation
A delicate and elegant hand with fine palm lines means you are oversensitive. Be more energetic and show more enthusiasm.... Dreamers Dictionary
If you dream of a palm reader, then you are connecting with a future hope or desire as you realize that your future lies in your own hands. See Precognitive Dreams.... Strangest Dream Explanations
(Also see Qur’iinic recital)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
If you were reading aloud, it predicts help from outside sources; to hear someone else read foretells future comfort and peace of mind.
See also under Book, Newspaper, Print, and Letter.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
To see others reading in your dream, represents kind friends.... My Dream Interpretation
To see others reading, denotes that your friends will be kind, and are well disposed.
To give a reading, or to discuss reading, you will cultivate your literary ability. Indistinct, or incoherent reading, implies worries and disappointments.... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
A book about a wolf is a personal warning; a book on etiquette implies a need for more... Dream Dictionary Unlimited
2. Need for stimulation, intellectual pleasures. ... New American Dream Dictionary
If one finds himself as a lettered person and if he reads well in his dream, it means that he will attain a high ranking job.
If one sees himself reading his book of records in a dream, it means that he will repent for his sins. Reading a book in another language in a dream means travelling to such a country, or going to places one is not familiar with and performing ajob that will earn him fame.
If one sees himself reading a book in a foreign language and is unable to properly decipher its words in a dream, it means that he will escape from a potential danger he could face in such a land, or it could mean falling sick in a foreign country, then recovering from one’s illness before returning to one’s homeland.
(Also see Language; Qur’anic recital; Reckoning)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
1- Reading a book in a dream suggests that we are seeking information. Reading a letter signifies receiving news. Reading a list e.g. a shopping list indicates a need to give some order to our lives. Reading a Bible or other holy book is attempting to understand a belief system.
2- Until recently, the only way to record events was to write them down. Reading is an activity which assists us in recalling things from memory our own, or joint, memories.
To be aware that we are reading a novel is to begin to understand our own need for fantasy.
A psychic reading often works with manv basic dream images.
To dream of having such a reading suggests a need to understand ourselves on a deeper level.
3- Reading, or being in a library; appears in dreams as a form of spiritual realisation.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
To dream you read serious books or books of divine science, signifies benediction and wisdom.... The Complete Dream Book
To be aware that we are reading a novel is to begin to understand our own need for fantasy.
A psychic reading often works with the symbolism of many basic dream images.
To dream of having such a reading suggests a need to understand ourselves on a deeper level.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
A shopping list – indicates a need to give some order to our lives.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Dreaming of getting a psychic reading indicates an important message. It’s important to write these dreams down, as the first thing dreamers usually forget are what’s said in the dream.... Dream Explanations of Astro Center
If you suffer from writer’s block, this may point to confusion and an absence of inspiration. See also LETTERS AND COMMUNICATION.... The Element Encyclopedia
2. Good taste and reﬁnement. ... New American Dream Dictionary
To see broken threads, you will suffer loss through the faithlessness of friends. See Spools.... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
2. Difﬁcult journey to success.
3. Commitments need strengthening.
4. Connection between parent and child. ... New American Dream Dictionary
A white thread in a dream represents the dawn, and a black thread represents the night.
(Also see Ball of thread; Pimp; Rope; Spool)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
A thread can also symbolize that a non-believer has decided to place their trust in Christ, Josh. 2:18 ... Christian Dream Symbols
The red thread of Ariadne (in the Labyrinth) symbolizes life’s journey and life itself.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
2- To be aware of thread is to be aware of the way our lives arc going.
A tangled thread suggests a difficulty which needs unravel- ling.
A spool of thread suggests an ordered existence.
The colour of the thread is important (see Colour).
A basket full of spools suggests the various aspects of a woman’s personality. This is because of its association with the Archetypal feminine.
3- The various threads of our spirituality are being interwoven the results of which will go some way to achieving the dreamer’s spiritual wholeness.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
A black thread: unpleasantness and frustration.
A white thread: closer contact with some people.
A red thread: you are constandy repeating something—find out what it is. Seeing a long thread: something is being dragged out endlessly.
Depth Psychology: The thread is a sign of nervous tension or emotional weakness, and also of shyness and insecurity. Have you lost the thread in a certain matter? Or is it a momentary lack of concentration? Do you have a bad habit that is a thread running through your life? See also the chapter “Color in Dreams.”... Dreamers Dictionary
If you dream that you are sewing, then you are creating something new or repairing a communication that has gone awry. This dream could also be showing you that your relationship is hanging by a thread, and that it is either time to cut it loose or sew it back together. See Sew.... Strangest Dream Explanations
The various threads of our spirituality are being interwoven into the tapestry of life.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
A tangled thread suggests a difficulty that needs unravelling.
A spool of thread suggests an ordered existence; the colour of the thread is also important.
The image of tapestry or weaving suggests a degree of competence and creativity.
The relevance of the ‘picture’ we produce may well represent emotional concerns.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
For a man, such an image may represent his attitude to the complexity of the feminine. You might also like to consult the entries for colour, needle, sew, tangled and weaving.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
To see broken threads in your dream warns that you will suffer a loss due to the faithlessness of friends.... My Dream Interpretation
See also Spool.... The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams
(2) It may represent the span of your life; and therefore mortality. See also Spinning.... A Dictionary of Dream Symbols
The dreamer may be strengthening commitments or relationships.... Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia
If the treadmill is going too fast for you to keep up, you feel overwhelmed by daily stresses.... My Dream Interpretation
If a treadmill is featured in a dream, you may be feeling that your actions are getting you nowhere.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams