What does a dream about maggot symbolize?

Maggot Dream Meaning: From 11 Different Sources


Symbolic of a wicked person, Job 25:6

Christian Dream Symbols | Tyler Wolfe


1. Corruption; Job 17:14;

2. Decay; Exod. 16:20

3. Judgment; Acts 12:23

4. Feeds on the flesh; Job 19:26

Dream Dictionary The Biblical Model | Vincent Wienand


See “gossip”

Dream Dictionary Unlimited | Margaret Hamilton


To dream of maggots implies that you harbor fears regarding your own demise. It may also symbolize some situation that you have been ignoring and is causing you great anxiety. You must overcome this obstacle in order to achieve spiritual peace. In particular, to dream that you are stepping on maggots implies that you are carrying feelings of regret and uncleanliness. You are concealing negative emotions and actions. On a positive note, this can represent your determination and drive to face hardship and emerge victorious.

Dream Symbols and Analysis | DreamForth


Vision: Looking at meat crawling with maggots: be careful, certain people want to live off your success and are shamelessly exploiting your knowledge and skills.

Depth Psychology: A maggot usually stands for your own negative behavior; it might also be a sign that you are trying to change your behavior.

Dreamers Dictionary | Garuda


A maggot is a filthy, loathsome, little thing that turns into a filthy, annoying fly, and as such it is representative of someone in your life, or someone you know well, who is lazy and good for nothing, and who may be leeching off your generosity. Search the rest of your dream and you will be able to pinpoint the whole warning.

Encyclopedia of Dreams | Michael and Elizabeth Thiessen


Greed and laziness.

Folklore: Domestic quarrels.

Little Giant Encyclopedia | Klaus Vollmar


A dispute in the home.

Mystic Dream Book | Internet Archive - Anonymous


1. Maggots feeding on flesh is an indication that some­thing disgusts one deeply in life.

2. Someone is taking advantage of one’s generosity.

3. Fear of death.

New American Dream Dictionary | Joan Seaman - Tom Philbin


See Decay.

The Dream Books Symbols | Betty Bethards


To see maggots in your dream represents your anxieties about death. It may also be indicative of some issue or problem that you have been rejecting and that is now‘eating away’ at you.

The Element Encyclopedia | Theresa Cheung

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Impurities in body; sickness, feelings about death. See body. ... maggots dream meaning