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

Tail Dream Meaning: From 22 Different Sources


As the tail can be raised and lowered, can refer to sexual excitement; the penis; what we are carrying with us from the past.

A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences | Tony Crisp

If you dream of having a tail it can symbolize immature behavior.

A tail can also symbolize being last or unimportant, Deut. 28:13. Having a tail is also symbolic of a false teacher, Isa. 9:15

Christian Dream Symbols | Tyler Wolfe

Tails in the animal kingdom have a number of functions, from expressiveness to movement and balance. Since our most consistent relationship with this body part is through domesticated pets, it is the tail’s ability to express anxiety and joy that is most likely the meaning of a tail in a dream.

If you have a tail in a dream, it relates to both a return to primitive instincts as well as the transparency that comes when you can’t hide your true feelings.

Complete Dictionary of Dreams | Dr. Mıchael Lennox

1. Rank;

2. Last in the line;

3. Importance;

4. Always the least,

5. Afterward Rev. Job 40:17; Is. 9:15; Duet. 28:13,44.

Dream Dictionary The Biblical Model | Vincent Wienand

Figurative of the least important or respected; see “last”

Dream Dictionary Unlimited | Margaret Hamilton

The tail symbolizes the completion of a spiritual action, the finishing touches. It brings our involvement to an end.

Dream Meanings of Versatile | Versatile - Anonymous

Psychological / emotional perspective: The tail is necessary to the animal for balance, and thus in dreams can be recognized as a means of adjustment in difficult circumstances.

Dream Meanings of Versatile | Versatile - Anonymous

Material aspects: To dream of a tail can signify some residue from the past, something we still carry with us. Just as our tailbone (coccyx) can be vulnerable to injury, so we also can be affected by the past.

Dream Meanings of Versatile | Versatile - Anonymous

Gives gender - specific: In a man’s dream the tail can indicate sexual excitement, or possibly, by association, the penis.

For a woman it will initially suggest her own basic energy, and perhaps later on her way of linking with her own latent powers.

Dream Meanings of Versatile | Versatile - Anonymous

A tail can refer to excitement, as in a dog that wags its tale, or the opposite, as when a tail is dragged between one’s legs. There are numerous idioms involving this word, and dreams in which a tail is featured can be alluding to the meaning of any one of them: “turn tail,” “on someone else’s coattails,” a “tail wagging the dog,” or the “tail end” of something.

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

Symbol: The tail is a phallic symbol.

Vision: Seeing a curly tail: you love to tease other people and play practical jokes. Seeing an animal with a long tail: many difficulties lie ahead; everything is dragging out. Holding an animal by the tail: you are “putting the cart before the horse”! Watching an animal wag its tail: happiness is ahead.

Depth Psychology: The tail is usually a sign of sexual needs, instincts, and urges, but also of vigor, and vitality. See the chapter on “Colors in Dreams—Black.”

Dreamers Dictionary | Garuda

To see the tail of an animal is unfortuneate in many ways, chief of which is that through carelessness you may bring about disaster on your own head. Having grown the tail of an animal on your own person denotes the evil intent you have toward another which will be your downfall unless you change.

Encyclopedia of Dreams | Michael and Elizabeth Thiessen

Always a sexual symbol, but also symbol of the Devil.

Little Giant Encyclopedia | Klaus Vollmar

To see only the tail of an animal in your dream signifies annoyances and complications in situations you expected to be pleasurable.

If you dream that you have grown the tail of an animal, your manipulative ways will catch up with you, giving you much distress.

My Dream Interpretation | myjellybean

1. A good omen for most things.

2. Something great is in the off­ing.

3. Slang for sex.

4. Wordplay for “story,” possibly an excuse.

New American Dream Dictionary | Joan Seaman - Tom Philbin

Dreams of a tail signify that you are following the leader, allowing someone else to guide you, influence you, or take precedence over your needs. Consider what kind of tail this is as well as the feeling tone of this dream.

Strangest Dream Explanations | Dream Explanations - Anonymous

1- To dream of a tail can signify sonic residue from the past, something we still carry with us. It can also indicate sexual excitement, or possibly, by association, the penis.

2- The tail is necessary to the animal for balance, and thus in dreams can be recognised as a means of adjustment in difficult circumstances.

3- The completion of a spiritual action.

Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary | Pamela Ball

To dream of seeing only the tail of a beast, unusual annoyance is indicated where pleasures seemed assured.

To cut off the tail of an animal, denotes that you will suffer misfortune by your own carelessness.

To dream that you have the tail of a beast grown on you, denotes that your evil ways will cause you untold distress, and strange events will cause you perplexity.

Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation | Gustavus Hindman Miller

If in the dream you grow a tail it represents your animal nature. The fact the tail is on your back can also mean rejection of part of your sexual dimension.

If you cut off an animal’s tail, the dream predicts you will not receive care and affection.

If you grow a tail, your dream could allude to a bad action that you have done, such that the subconscious perceives you as a demonic being. It could also be interpreted as a phallic symbol or be a masculine sexual allusion. (See PHALLUS)

The Big Dictionary of Dreams | Martha Clarke

The tails of domestic animals indicate domestic happiness; wild animal tails suggest profit after adversity; and fish tails signify successful speculation.

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

Bringing up the rear, on the tail end; following, but not confidently or enthusiastically. Your past; experiences that are behind you. See Back.

The Dream Books Symbols | Betty Bethards

lucky numbers: 02-08-09-19-40-47

burned, a: wil suffer adversities in remedying your past misjudgments.

curly: the joke is on you.

cutting your: wil be guilty of foolish actions; guard your tongue.

having a: wil have to apologize for the actions of one of your relations.

lady’s dress, of a: wil soon have plenty of money.

long, of a horse: wil receive assistance from friends.

separated from the: wil be abandoned by friends.

pulling an animal’s tail: are asking to be kicked.

red, a: wil have good business dealings.

restraining an animal by the: you’re in danger of being kicked.

tame animal, of a: wil marry an unstable person.

very long, a: the cart gets heavier as projects drag on.

wagging, a: wil have long-lasting comforts in life.

wild animals, of: wil meet intel igent people.

Zolar’s Book of Dreams Numbers and Lucky Days |

To Dream Of A Tail | Dream Interpretation

The keywords of this dream: Tail

43 dream symbols found for this dream.

Animal’s Tail

interpreted upon 4 [sides:] following & companions & wealth, comfort, life. ... animal’s tail dream meaning

Islamic Dream - Cafer-i Sadik

Cattail

Catty gossip that brings on strife... cattail dream meaning

Dream Dictionary Unlimited

Coattail

Attaching yourself to another person’s success ... coattail dream meaning

Christian Dream Symbols

Cocktail

To drink a cocktail while dreaming, denotes that you will deceive your friends as to your inclinations and enjoy the companionship of fast men and women while posing as a serious student and staid home lover. For a woman, this dream portends fast living and an ignoring of moral and set rules. ... cocktail dream meaning

Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation

Cocktail

See Alcohol. ... cocktail dream meaning

Strangest Dream Explanations

Cocktails

If you dream of drinking cocktails with one of the opposite sex, you will have cause to worry for fear some early indiscretion will be discovered. ... cocktails dream meaning

The Complete Dream Book

Cocktails

Drinking cocktails warns the dreamer to refrain from exaggeration and deception. ... cocktails dream meaning

Psycho Dream Interpretation

Detail

You can expect to have some really complicated puzzles to sort out if your dream featured small details of any kind. ... detail dream meaning

The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams

Fishtail

To dream of a car fishtailing is symbolic of losing control ... fishtail dream meaning

Christian Dream Symbols

Fruit Cocktail

A cocky tale, considered boasting or exaggerating... fruit cocktail dream meaning

Dream Dictionary Unlimited

Horse Having A Long Or Short Tail

A hose with a long tail means a person will have many followers while a horse with a short or cut tail means he will have less followers. ... horse having a long or short tail dream meaning

Islamic Dream Interpretation

Pigtail

This image refers to taming. ... pigtail dream meaning

Little Giant Encyclopedia

Pigtails

Figurative of one’s spiritual covering being bound; see “hair”, “pig”, and “tail”... pigtails dream meaning

Dream Dictionary Unlimited

Pigtails

A dream of putting/wearing your hair in pigtails predicts a new friendship coming into your life. But to dream of seeing/putting someone else’s hair in pigtails foretells a disagreement. ... pigtails dream meaning

My Dream Interpretation

Ponytail

Dreams of a ponytail represent innocence, naiveté, and simple enthusiasm. See Hair. ... ponytail dream meaning

Strangest Dream Explanations

Ponytail

A dream of putting/wearing your hair in a ponytail predicts a new friendship coming into your life. But to dream of putting someone else’s hair in a ponytail foretells an unhappy argument. ... ponytail dream meaning

My Dream Interpretation

Retail Therapy

Dreams of retail therapy denote insatiability and that you are buying into the idea that there is an external fix to an internal problem. Your dream is revealing that you have fallen prey to the belief that there is something “out there” that will make you sexier, wealthier, prettier, skinnier, and smarter. Alternatively, this dream could be showing you the abundance of resources to improve your life that are at your disposal. Consider the feeling tone. See Shopping and Bling-Bling. ... retail therapy dream meaning

Strangest Dream Explanations

Tailcoat

Vision: Somebody or you yourself wearing tails: your efforts at work are going to be recognized (though the party given in your honor will be boring!). See Clothes. ... tailcoat dream meaning

Dreamers Dictionary

Tailor

To dream of a tailor, denotes that worries will arise on account of some journey to be made. To have a misunderstanding with one, shows that you will be disappointed in the outcome of some scheme. For one to take your measure, denotes that you will have quarrels and disagreements. ... tailor dream meaning

Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation

Tailor

One whose instructive advice and care influences the molding of others... tailor dream meaning

Dream Dictionary Unlimited

Tailor

1. Traveling, often business related. 2. A positive work envi­ronment. 3. Feelings that a relationship may need “mending” or attention. ... tailor dream meaning

New American Dream Dictionary

Tailor

(Couturier; Marriage) A tailor in a dream represents unity, a peacemaker, a scribe, a secretary, or an officiant who conducts the marriage ceremony and witnesses the signing agreement. A tailor in a dream also represents someone who regrets his wrongdoing, or amends his conduct for the better. To become a tailor and sew one’s own garments in a dream means struggling to build one’s livelihood. Ifone sees himselfunable to do a good sewingjob in a dream, it means that he is trying to bring opposites together but to no avail. Sewing a robe for a woman in a dream means that he will be afflicted with a major trial. If one sees himself as a tailor or altering garments in a dream, it means prosperity, setting up a business venture, getting married, having a progeny, or putting things where they belong. A tailor in a dream also represents piety and a good character. (Also see Shoemaker; Alterations)... tailor dream meaning

Islamic Dream Interpretation

Tailor

A man who trades his religion for the material things of this world, or a man who is indispensable in the worldly affairs of people. ... tailor dream meaning

Islamic Dream Interpretation

Tailor

To dream of a tailor often denotes quarrels before a journey is made. If you argue with your tailor then you will have a big disappoint over a plan you made long ago. For a tailor to take your measure then you may get into some kind of physical altercation with an enemy. ... tailor dream meaning

Tryskelion Dream Interpretation

Tailor

See Dress, Needle, Thread. The traditional meaning is cunning and being a coward. Vanity, as in Jewelry. Folklore: In the case of a woman, marriage below her state. ... tailor dream meaning

Little Giant Encyclopedia

Tailor

1- As with other occupations, it is perhaps more important to decide what significance the tailor has to the dreamer before attempting an interpretation. Any professional person develops certain talents and competencies, such as, in this case, the ability to do prccisc work and to ‘fashion’ something new. To dream of a tailor alerts us to these qualities within ourselves. 2- The role that a character plays in our dream has relevance to how we think of our creativity and talents. Dreaming of a tailor may also have meaning in terms of word play. For example we may actually know someone callccl Taylor. 3- Creative Ability. ... tailor dream meaning

Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary

Tailor

You are going to be very busy with little time to enjoy yourself. See also Meeting. ... tailor dream meaning

Gypsy Dream Dictionary

Tailor

For a man or woman to dream of being measured by a tailor signifies that he or she will be harassed by jealous persons». ... tailor dream meaning

The Complete Dream Book

Tailor

Vision: If you are the tailor: put more effort into staying in shape and be alert to what others expect from you. If you are involved with other people, it is time to pay more attention to your appearance. Sewing your own clothes: your love relationship is going well. Depth Psychology: You are determined to change your opinions, appearance, or your social conduct. This dream frequently means that you are giving too much weight to outward appearances. See Clothes. ... tailor dream meaning

Dreamers Dictionary

Tailor

To dream of a tailor foreshadows trouble on an upcoming trip. To dream that you are being measured by a tailor is an indication that you will soon argue with someone in your waking life. ... tailor dream meaning

Dream Symbols and Analysis

Tailor

To dream of a tailor often denotes quarrels before a journey is made. If you argue with your tailor then you will have a big disappoint over a plan you made long ago. For a tailor to take your measure then you may get into some kind of physical altercation with an enemy. ... tailor dream meaning

Encyclopedia of Dreams

Tailor

To a girl this dream signifies that she will marry an inferior. ... tailor dream meaning

Mystic Dream Book

Tailor

Dreams of a tailor symbolize your ability to alter a situation to meet your needs; to make the best out of the raw materials you’ve been given. See Seamstress and Clothes . ... tailor dream meaning

Strangest Dream Explanations

Tailor

To see a tailor in your dream forewarns that trouble and arguments are ahead with someone. ... tailor dream meaning

My Dream Interpretation

Tailor

Unexpected travel is the omen in a dream of seeing a tailor at work; to dream of being a tailor is a warning to be careful in whom you confide. ... tailor dream meaning

The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams

Tailor

Designing a new role for yourself; repairing or altering an old one. See Clothes. ... tailor dream meaning

The Dream Books Symbols

Tailor

Should a tailor crop up in your dream, he might be suggestive of your ability to create a project from scratch or a change to your public image. ... tailor dream meaning

The Element Encyclopedia

Tailor

lucky numbers: 02-40-41-42-52-53alterations being made by a: reassess your eating habits, you’re going overseas. becoming a: wil receive an offer to change your position. being a: change of surroundings wil require tailoring your patience. girl dreaming of a: wil marry a man beneath your standing. male, a: exercise caution in business ventures. ordering clothes from a: joy without profit. ... tailor dream meaning

Zolar’s Book of Dreams Numbers and Lucky Days

Tailoring

(See Alterations)... tailoring dream meaning

Islamic Dream Interpretation

Wagtail

To see a wagtail in a dream, foretells that you will be the victim of unpleasant gossip, and your affairs will develop unmistakable loss. ... wagtail dream meaning

Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation

Wagtail

(See Crow)... wagtail dream meaning

Islamic Dream Interpretation

Wagtail

In a play on words, to dream of a wagtail indicates the wagging tails of gossip. Be leery, those who speak ill of you may well cost you a cherished possession. ... wagtail dream meaning

Dream Symbols and Analysis