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

Shot Dream Meaning: From 7 Different Sources


Being shot or shooting someone is symbolic of hurtful words (curses, lies, mischief, slander, and insults) Ps. 10:7

Christian Dream Symbols | Tyler Wolfe


In a sense, this image represents two different situations:

1. Out of the “starting gate” like a shot.

2. Fear of wars, as in Helmet, or more generally, fear of aggression. See Explosion, Lightning, Marksman / Hunter, Fireworks, Shooting.

In classical depth psychology, a sexual image: emission / ejaculation dream, sexual aggression. It can symbolize the aggressor as well as the victim. This aggression is not necessarily negative, because it can also express sexual freedom, reaching the goal (gratification, orgasm).

Folklore: Illness.

Little Giant Encyclopedia | Klaus Vollmar


If you dream of shooting someone with a gun, your reputation is going to suffer in some way.

If you get shot, you will be annoyed by a nasty person.

If you hear the sound of shooting in your dream, this means that selfishness will be the cause of unhappiness between you and someone you love. Also see “Gun”.

My Dream Interpretation | myjellybean


1. If wound is self-inflicted, one is punishing oneself for some action one feels guilty about.

2. If someone else is shot, that per­son is being punished for some shameful action.

New American Dream Dictionary | Joan Seaman - Tom Philbin


If you dream that you are shot you may be the victim of losses and subsequent despondency. See Corpse

Psycho Dream Interpretation | Ella Freeman Sharpe


See Shoot, Bullet and Kill.

Strangest Dream Explanations | Dream Explanations - Anonymous


To dream that you are shot, and are feeling the sensations of dying, denotes that you are to meet unexpected abuse from the ill feelings of friends, but if you escape death by waking, you will be fully reconciled with them later on.

To dream that a preacher shoots you, signifies that you will be annoyed by some friend advancing views condemnatory to those entertained by yourself.

Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation | Gustavus Hindman Miller

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

Shot, Shooting

To be shot: a traumatic injury to feelings, often out of parental or other close relationship. It need not be something dramatic like being assaulted, but can be a quiet injury like not bonding emotionally with parents. Someone, something else shot: still usually refers to dreamer. Dreamer shooting someone, something: anger, fear or defence against meeting feelings or insights; aggressive sexuality. Idioms: get shot of; shot across the bows, shot in the arm; all shot to pieces; shot in the dark. See example in abreaction. ... shot, shooting dream meaning


To dream of a shotgun, foretells domestic troubles and worry with children and servants.

To shoot both barrels of a double-barreled shotgun, foretells that you will meet such exasperating and unfeeling attention in your private and public life that suave manners giving way under the strain and your righteous wrath will be justifiable. See Pistol, Revolver, etc.... shotgun dream meaning

Dunk Shot

Making a positive move of advancement; see “game”... dunk shot dream meaning

Shot Glass

Dreams of a shot glass represent that you are attempting to be in control your indulgences in behaviors that could get you into trouble. See Alcohol.... shot glass dream meaning

Shot Gun

Dreams of a shot gun represent intimidation, force and that you perhaps feel backed into a corner. This dream could also signify that you feel forced to do the responsible thing, as in a “shot gun wedding”. See Gun.... shot gun dream meaning

Shoot, Shot

To shoot someone or to be shot is harming or killing off aspects of the self. Losing energy or life force. To shoot a target is to aim for a goal. See Kill, Hunt.... shoot, shot dream meaning

Shot At

If you are shot at or hit by something when flying, you need to be on your guard against people who might want to restrain your advancement into the higher spheres.... shot at dream meaning

Shot, Being

A feeling or fear of attack, persecution, judgment, or other hostility in your life.

A bullet wound can represent feeling victimized, wounded, or taken advantage of in your life (physically, emotionally, or mentally).

See also: Attacking; Killer; Weapon; Killed, Being; Attacked, Being; Injection... shot, being dream meaning