What does it mean to see an mill in a dream?

Mill Dream Meaning: From 11 Different Sources


A mill may represent the unconscious; the machinery will then represent unconscious processes.

A Dictionary of Dream Symbols | Eric Ackroyd


Process of extracting what is useful from one’s gath­ered expenence. Can be painful, as it needs intense self awareness, crushing or painful experiences of life.

A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences | Tony Crisp


A place of honest, hard labor

Dream Dictionary Unlimited | Margaret Hamilton


Something that is being ground to flour or meal can indicate the disintegration of the ego and false beliefs in self.

It is the coming to grips with the “nitty gritty” of life, and behaving according to one’s true values and beliefs.

Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia | James R. Lewis and Evelyn Dorothy Oliver


(Grinder; Press) In a dream, a mill represents a school, a courthouse, a balance, justice, righteousness, benefits, blessings, money, food, charity, or marriage.

The millstone in a dream represents a wife and a husband.

The flour that issues from between the two grinding stones represents sperms or children.

A mill in a dream also means distress and adversities, uptightness, headache, a rivulet, or a windmill.

If one sees a mill grinding human beings in a dream, it means loss of lives and adversities.

If one sees a mill grinding something that is not edible in a dream, it means drought and rising prices.

If the amount of flour coming from the mill is plentiful in the dream, it means lowering of prices, or recovering from an illness. Grinding lupine seeds, henna seeds, potash, saltwort, salsola kali, jojobe seeds or any seeds from the marsh mallow tree in a dream means washing oneself from sin, overcoming difficulties, paying one’s debts and recovering from an illness.

(Also see Oil press; Press; Sugar mill)

Islamic Dream Interpretation | Ibn Seerin


Working, daily grind, but providing well and success.

Little Giant Encyclopedia | Klaus Vollmar


1. Hard work.

2. Rip-off (à la “puppy mills”).

New American Dream Dictionary | Joan Seaman - Tom Philbin


Dreams of a mill represent that you are processing feelings and thoughts; adversity becomes a blessing in disguise when you funnel your experience toward your path of learning and growing, as in grist for the mill.

Strangest Dream Explanations | Dream Explanations - Anonymous


To dream of a mill, indicates thrift and fortunate undertakings.

To see a dilapidated mill, denotes sickness and ill fortune. See Cotton Mill, etc.

Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation | Gustavus Hindman Miller


An average-sized picturesque water mill in your dream augurs a peaceful, happy homelife, but a very large (commercial type) mill signifies wealth acquired through the efforts (or ideas) of others.

A sawmill portends upsetting news, and a windmill is a warning against being too quick to trust strangers.

To dream of a miller at work is a sign of a coming improvement in your circumstances.

The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams | Stearn Robinson - Tom Corbett


lucky numbers: 08-09-16-18-24-40

cloth: production of comfort through thrift and creative enterprise.

grinding grain: shame and sorrow of ego’s false beliefs in self.

miller, being a: hard work awaits you.

woman dreaming of a: wil marry a man poorer than she thought.

using a: take better care of your dealings.

new: dividends from investments long forgotten.

old: wil overcome enemies with perseverance.

saw: take precautions against commitments you can’t fulfil .

stone, around your neck: old convictions are strangling you; take care with present deals.

timber: disintegration of the nitty-gritty to build the new.

waterwheel, a: wil unexpectedly receive money due to you.

broken, being: old flaws in your friendship resurface.

turning: your greater industry leads to higher wages.

not: project has hit a roadblock; your love matters are in stagnation.

wind: wil be badly deceived; project wil bring you respect and promotion.

Zolar’s Book of Dreams Numbers and Lucky Days |

26 dream interpretations related to the symbols you see in your dreams.


Desire to be secure. ... millionaire dream meaning


To see a miller in your dreams, signifies your surroundings will grow more hopeful.

For a woman to dream of a miller failing in an attempt to start his mill, foretells she will be disappointed in her lover’s wealth, as she will think him in comfortable circumstances. ... millet dream meaning


Destructive weight which symbolically belittles... millstone dream meaning

Water Mill

1. Hard work.

2. Use whatever is available, however sim­ple, to achieve one’s goals. ... water mill dream meaning


(Flour; Moving around in a circle) In a dream, a miller represents a selfish person who is particularly interested in acquiring worldly gains and at whatever price it may cost. Ifone sees an old man being a miller in a dream, the old man here represents his grandfather, or one’s bosom friend and consequently one will prosper and become extremely wealthy from his business.

If the miller is a young and a strong man in the dream, then he represents a strong helper.

A bakery miller in a dream means that one will attain his own goals through hard work.

If one sees himself grinding a sufficient quantity of wheat for two, three, or four people in a dream, it means that he labors for his own need and can barely provide for his family. Ifthe miller is a young man who has gray hair in the dream, then he represents both prosperity and strength. Seeing a miller in a dream also means adversities, fights, a spendthrift, usury, or a hard working guardian. Grinding other grains in a dream means dispelling distress and bitterness from one’s heart.

(Also see Saffron)... miller dream meaning

Mill / Millstone

A mill symbolizes transformative energy, turning the crude into the usable.

The two large stones that make up a millstone are said to signify will and intellect, the tools we use in transformation.... mill / millstone dream meaning


(See Manufacturing).... mills dream meaning

Coffee Mill

To see a coffee mill in your dreams, denotes you are approaching a critical danger, and all your energy and alertness will have to stand up with obduracy to avert its disastrous consequences.

To hear it grinding, signifies you will hardly overthrow some evil pitted against your interest. ... coffee mill dream meaning


To dream that you see clear water pouring over a mill-dam, foretells pleasant enterprises, either of a business or social nature.

If the water is muddy or impure, you will meet with losses, and troubles will arise where pleasure was anticipated.

If the dam is dry, your business will assume shrunken proportions.... mill-dam dream meaning


Diligent worker, successful, strong spirit... millard dream meaning


See “millard”... millicent dream meaning


See “millard”... millie dream meaning


The ultimate amount... million dream meaning

Corn And Millet

Each symbolises one’s wealth which will be of no avail to one.... corn and millet dream meaning

Hand Mill

(Laboring; Livelihood; Millstone; Travel) A hand mill in a dream means overcoming distress, pain, or satisfying one’s needs. It could also mean richness after poverty, marriage, a servant, or moving into a new house.

If someone sees a hand mill in a house that is not accustomed to grinding its own grain or spices in a dream, it means adversities, defeat, or arguments. Ifone then grinds bread, or meat or honey with in the dream, it denotes a despicable character of the people of that house, their falsehood, affectation, lesbian or pervert nature.

If one sees a hand mill grinding stones in a dream, it means that he will be seized by terror. Ifone grinds barley or grains for food in a dream, it means solving the family’s problems, prosperity, recovering from illness, or refurbishing one’s business. Ifone sees a huge hand mill in the center of a town in a dream, it means war and destruction and especially if he sees it grinding rocks or emitting fire or sparks. Otherwise, it means a plague if the hand mill is grinding spoiled and moldy grains, mud, or spoiled meat.

If one sees the millstone tilted in a dream, it means rising prices.

If the hand mill is turning with nothing to grind in the dream, it means toiling aimlessly.

If the hand mill turns using a wheel in the dream, it means prosperity.

If one sees the hand mill turning and not grinding in a dream, it means travels.

If it turns for no useful purpose in a dream, it denotes the nearing of one’s death.

A pair of small hand grinders in a dream represent two loathsome partners that no one can correct or guide.

If one sees himself operating a millstone by hand in a dream, it means that he earns his livelihood following the required religious conduct, and earns his money from his own sweat.

A millstone in a dream also may denote loathsome actions.

If a prisoner sees a broken millstone in a dream, it means that he will be soon released, and if he is under a death sentence, it means that the judgment will be rescinded, or that he may die before the judgment is carried out. As far as the question of livelihood, the better looking and effective is the hand mill, the better are one’s earnings and vice-versa.

If one buys a hand mill in a dream, it means that he will get married, or that he will marry off his daughter, or that he will travel on business.

If the millstone is interpreted to mean a husband or a wife, then it represents respectful people.

A hand mill in a dream also means comfort, relief, evil, fight, dispute, wife, servant,livelihood, travels, gourmandism, or a woman who gives herself priority in everything.

(Also see Water mill; Windmill)... hand mill dream meaning

Miller’s Scale

(See Balance)... miller’s scale dream meaning

Oil Mill

(See Oil press)... oil mill dream meaning

Sugar Mill

(Mill) A sugar mill in a dream represents success in the world, sufferings, burial, money, usury, the release of prisoners, a bathhouse, a lavatory, discarding what is shameful, waters, spinning, breathing, a college, or a fellowship house. In general, all types of mills represent good news and guidance.

(Also see Oil Press)... sugar mill dream meaning

Mill Or Miller

A dream denoting happiness and riches (Gypsy). Prosperity is usually attributed to these gentry, t.e., millers.... mill or miller dream meaning


A favorable dream (Gypsy). ... vater-mill dream meaning


Changes for the better (Gypsy). ... wind-mill dream meaning

Mi Ll / Millstone

1- A mill extracts what is useful from the crude material it is fed.

It is this quality that is symbolised in dreams. We are able to extract from our experiences in life what is useful to us and can convert it into nourishment.

2- There is a transformation which occurs when a material is ground, and any dream containing a mill will signify that transformation.

The two stones arc said to signify will and intellect, the tools we use in transformation.

3- Transformative energy, turning the crude into the usable.... mi ll / millstone dream meaning

Mill, Mill Wheel. Mill Stone

Vision: Dreaming about a mill: your income will improve, your projects are making good progress, and vour future will be a happy one. Watching the wheel turning at a mill: you will win something.

If the wheel is not moving: a specific project is coming to a stand-still.

A broken wheel stands for old problems. illnesses, or the death of a person close to you. Having a mill stone around vour neck: trv to resolve a difficult situation as soon as possible. See Burden, Log, Luggage.

Depth Psychology: The mill is a symbol of your need for safety and your fear of not accomplishing your goals, or—even worse—of being ground into dust by the “wheel of the mill.” The dream might also suggest dealing with old attitudes and convictions (grind them up), or that emotional conflicts are turning around and around in you head like the wheel of the mill.... mill, mill wheel. mill stone dream meaning

Million, Millionaire

Vision: Looking at a million dollars: someone is about to disappoint or deceive you. Dreaming about being a millionaire means social isolation and loss of money. See Money, Wealth.... million, millionaire dream meaning


Dreams of the millennium signify that you are at a turning point, a crossroads and a threshold of transformation. See Time.... millennium dream meaning

Mill / Grinder

interpreted upon 5 sides: authority, great leader, strength, courage, start of repentance.... mill / grinder dream meaning