(Bondman; Servant; Submission) If a free man sees himself as a slave, and ifhe recognizes the person who enslaved him in the dream, it means that he will serve such a person, or perhaps he may blackmail him. Becoming a slave in a dream also means excessive borrowing of money until one becomes a slave to his lenders, or that the compounded interest of his loans weigh heavy on his family, or it could mean reorganization of one’s business, or that he may work for his lender to repay his debts, or it could mean that he may develop heart problems, or any debilitating illness.
If one is sold as a slave in a dream, it means that he will regain honor and dignity, or perhaps fall in a trap, for selling a free person in a dream means humiliating him. Selling a human being in a dream also connotes a good end, such as that in the story of God’s prophet Joseph, upon whom be peace.
If a bondman sees himself free in a dream, it means that he will experience ease after he was subjugated to difficulties and hardships, or it could mean paying his debts, recovering from an illness, attaining one’s goals, or perhaps he may become a true servant of God Almighty, who commands good and forbids evil, establishes regular prayers, pays his charities and fears wrongdoing. Being a slave in a dream also means distress. Being sold in a dream also means worries, unless if the buyer is a woman, then it means that he will be honored and well treated. His value and comfort then will depend on the price he is sold for in the dream. Ifan unmarried woman is sold as a slave in a dream, it means that she will marry the one who bought her.
If a man sells his wife in a dream, it means that he will divorce her.
If one is captured and turned into a slave by his enemy in a dream, it means that he will learn something about humiliation and submissiveness.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
Depth Psychology: Seeing male or female slaves is a sign of strong cravings, urges, and passions that have “enslaved” you. Only a courageous effort to free yourself will prevent more damage to your psyche.... Dreamers Dictionary
Dreams of a slave signify that you are grappling with your power, abdicating your authority, and venting out victim/perpetrator master/servant karma. You have a desire for freedom from negative influence, including your own thoughts, habits and addictions.
If you dream of treating someone like a slave, then this represents you own disrespect of self. Keep in mind that you can only truly be enslaved by your own thoughts and that your freedom lies in your spiritual connection.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Dreams of being a slave are common for a depressed person, especially one who is unhappy in her romantic relationship or friendships. It indicates the need to make a major change in one’s social situation.
If you’re an escaped slave in the dream, your need for improvement in your life is urgent or intense.... My Dream Interpretation
If you dream that you are held captive, you may be controlling some aspects of your psychological dimension too much. Perhaps, you are preventing your self-expression or feel prisoner of your circumstances. You may also be rejecting your hidden potential or your true feelings. The cause can be that you have to face a new job, marriage, birth of a child... In any case, these things, for worse or for better, restrict your freedom. On other hand, maybe you need to show that you dominate others, especially your family and friends. You force them to act according to your will. Clearly, in this way, you will never reach happiness.
Dreaming that you are bound up expresses you will harvest love in your life.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
Slavery is a cultural institution, and as such, in a dream it represents a pervasive atmosphere in which one element of your consciousness holds another element of your consciousness back, so much so that you are unable to function properly. Such a dream may be asking you to examine your ideas that are more rigid than is beneficial to you.... Complete Dictionary of Dreams