To see friends in your dream signify aspects of your personality that you have rejected, but are ready to incorporate and acknowledge. The relationships you have with those around you are important in learning about yourself. In particular, to dream about your best friend means that you need to foster or acknowledge some special quality that your best friend has. Ask yourself what makes your best friend your best friend and how you need to work on these attributes within yourself. Alternatively, dreaming of a friend indicates positive news.
To dream that you are having sex with a friend refers to the closeness you share with your friend. Because you two share so much between each other and know so much about each other, the dreaming mind may depict this closeness and bond as sex. Alternatively, such a dream indicates a level of attraction between you and your friend, but you are too afraid to act on it. Thus your desires are manifested in a dream.
To see your childhood friend in your dream signifies regression into your past where you had no responsibilities. Things were much simpler and carefree. You may be wanting to escape the pressures and stresses of adulthood. Consider the relationship you had with this friend and the lessons that were learned. Alternatively, the childhood friend suggests that you have been acting in a childish manner. You need to start acting like an adult.
To see friends from your past in your dream points to your desire to reconnect with a part of yourself that you have lost touch with. Perhaps it is time to pick up that old hobby or put a long hidden talent to use. A more direct interpretation of this dream may simply mean that you should look this friend up and reconnect with them.
To dream that your best friend is dying suggests that some aspect or quality that your best friend possess is dying within your own self.
Dreaming about your friend's friend signifies aspects of your own self that you are still trying to get to know.
Dreaming of friends being well and happy, denotes pleasant tidings of them, or you will soon see them or some of their relatives. To see your friend troubled and haggard, sickness or distress is upon them. To see your friends dark-colored, denotes unusual sickness or trouble to you or to them. To see them take the form of animals, signifies that enemies will separate you from your closest relations. To see your friend who dresses in somber colors in flaming red, foretells that unpleasant things will transpire, causing you anxiety if not loss, and that friends will be implicated. Dreaming you see a friend standing like a statue on a hill, denotes you will advance beyond present pursuits, but will retain former impressions of justice and knowledge, seeking these through every change. If the figure below be low, you will ignore your friends of former days in your future advancement. If it is on a plane or level with you, you will fail in your ambition to reach other spheres. If you seem to be going from it, you will force yourself to seek a change in spite of friendly ties or self-admonition. Dreaming you see a friend with a white cloth tied over his face, denotes that you will be injured by some person who will endeavor to keep up friendly relations with you. Dreaming that you are shaking hands with a person who has wronged you, and he is taking his departure and looks sad, foretells you will have differences with a close friend and alienation will perhaps follow. You are most assuredly nearing loss of some character.
To see or use a cell phone in your dream indicates that you are being receptive to new information. It also represents your mobility. Alternatively, the dream signifies lack of understanding. Perhaps you are having difficulties getting through to someone.
To dream that you lost your cell phone represents a lack of communication. You have lost touch with some aspect of your feelings or your Self. If you find a cell phone, then it symbolizes reconnection and reopened communication.
To dream that your cell phone is snapping open and close implies that you are ready to talk about something that you have been keeping inside.
To dream that your cell phone screen is cracked implies that you are not expressing yourself in a healthy or effective manner.
Dreaming that your parents are giving you or letting you have a cell phone refers to having a better line of communication with them. Perhaps the dream is telling you that you should open up to them more. If you dream about getting a cell phone for free, then it symbolizes the importance of communication. In other words, you can not put a price on it.
To see a cell phone tower in your dream symbolizes communication and your connections to others.
To dream that a cell phone tower is being built on top of your house implies that there is a lack of communication within your family which can no longer be ignored. You need to address this communication problem.
To see or be part of a conga line in your dream implies that you are lacking creative expression. You tend to go along with what others are doing or saying. Alternatively, the dream represents light-hearted fun. You need to let loose a little sometimes.
To dream of an ex-friend suggests that an object or a recent incident has subconsciously reminded you of her or him. Alternatively, the ex-friend represents a lesson you learned from the falling out. You need to apply that lesson to a current issue, problem or relationship.
To see the finish line in your dream means that your goals are within grasp. If the finish line is blocked off, then it indicates that you have put your own goals on hold. Due to circumstances in your waking life, you had to give up some of your aspirations.
To see or dream that you are inside a telephone booth refers to a message or advice that comes with a price. It may also point to your communication or relationship with someone and how it is taking a toll on you in some way.
Dreaming that the the phone booth is out of order implies that you are being shut out . You are having difficulties connecting to others or you are unable to get your thoughts across in an effective way.
To dream of a phone booth represents your interest in experiences that you don't want others knowing about. You want to do something privately.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing a man walk into a phone booth. In waking life he was considering killing someone that threatened his life. The phone booth reflected his wish to kill the person without being caught.
To see a phone number in your dream suggests that you need to make contact with someone and reach out for help.
To dream that you cannot remember or find a phone number means that you need to start being more independent and responsible.
To dream that you cannot dial a phone number correctly suggests that you are having difficulties in getting through to someone in your waking life. Consider whose phone number you are trying to dial. Perhaps he or she is not taking your advice or listening to what you have to say. The message is not getting through.
To dream that you are giving someone your telephone number means that you need to take the initiative and reach out to others. You need to make the first move.
To dream of a phone number represents what is required of you to initiate a desired experience. A resource, ability, person, or situation that you need in order to make something happen.
Example: A woman dreamed that her work number had been disconnected. In waking life she had just returned to work after having a baby and was struggling to find a purpose to believe that work was more important than being at home with her child. The disconnected phone number represented her inability to make work feel important.
Refer to the [[themes section for numbers]] for a more in-depth look at number symbolism.
To dream that you are zip lining implies that you need to get a new perspective of some situation. The dream may literally mean an "overview". If you are going too fast, then the dream is telling you that you are letting life pass you by. If you are stuck on a zip line, then it implies that you need to examine a situation more carefully.
To dream of a best friend may represent behavior or life situations that are always supportive of feeling good or success. Ideal situations or a preference you have. An ideal opportunity. It may also reflect skills or resources that make your life easier. Feeling that everything in life is falling into place.
Negatively, a best friend may reflect your last hope in a difficult situation. A sign that you may be isolating or limiting yourself. It may also represent a powerful negative influence or a bad habit that feels good.
Alternatively, a best friend in a dream may reflect positive social interaction with other people. Getting along well.
Example: A young girl dreamed of having a best friend that she didn't recognize. In waking life she had 3 guys competing and desiring to date her. The best friend that she didn't recognize reflected her good looks and how new it felt to her to be constantly desired by so many men.
Example 2: A man dreamed of being warned by his best friend. In waking life he was learning new skills that he ended up feeling weren't going to allow him to enjoy his life.
To see a line in your dream symbolizes duality, limits, boundaries and rules. It also relates to movement or non-movement. To dream that you are crossing a line suggests that you are overstepping your boundaries or that you are moving beyond the limits in some area of your life.
To see a line of people or objects indicates that you need to be more aware of some situation or relationship.
To dream that you are standing in line represents your need for patience. You need to learn to wait for something and not always have it right away.
To see a line in your dream symbolizes duality, limits, boundaries and rules. It may also reflect movement, progress, or a lack thereof. Alternatively, it could reflect a direction in life you are headed (good/bad, health/sickness, rich/poor). A straight path towards a goal.
To dream that you are crossing a line represents overstepping a boundary or moving beyond the limits of some area of your life.
To see a line of people or objects may represent an area of your life that is being prioritized. It could also point to an area of your life that needs your full attention.
To dream of standing in line may represent something you are waiting for in waking life. It may also reflect impatience. You may not feel that your needs are a priority. Other people may seem to always come before you. Standing in line could also represent your feelings about where you stand in relation to others. You may feel you deserve more.
To dream of someone cutting in from of you in the line you are standing in represents feelings about other people getting unfair preferential treatment. Fear of losing your role or placement at work. Concerns with others having to do less then you to achieve the same goals.
Example: A woman dreamed of seeing someone cut in the line she was standing in. In waking life she was concerns about losing her position and tenure at work if she took maternity leave.
Example 2: A man dreamed of being in a room with red line on the floor and a Gypsy across from him. In waking life he was living with an attractive roommate who flashed her breasts at him. He was secretly wondering what the "boundaries" were in the living arrangement because he wanted to have sex with her. The line may have reflected his concerns about when his behavior towards her would be considered "crossing the line."
To use a payphone in your dream represents a message or advice that comes with a price. It may also mean that your communication with others is having a toll on you in some way, either directly or indirectly.
To dream that the payphone is out of order indicates that you are being shut out. You are experiencing difficulties in getting your thoughts and feelings across. Or you are having difficulties connecting to others.
To dream of a payphone represents feelings about choosing to initiate a situation with some kind personal cost involved. Starting a situation with a progressive attitude.
Example: A man dreamed of looking at a payphone and hesitating to use it. In waking life he was hesitating to send very embarrassing apology emails to family members he had initially chastised for fighting with his father because his father became too arrogantly controlling for him to defend anymore. The payphone may have reflected his need to apologize to people by initiating an embarrassing situation for his father.
To see your shoulders in your dream symbolize strength, responsibility and burdens. Perhaps you feel that you have too much responsibility to bear and are overburdened by circumstances in your life. Alternatively, shoulders represent your ability to offer support and nurturance others.
To dream of shoulders represents your sense of responsibility or a burden you carry. Possibily a reflection of secret knowledge or of people you have to take care of.
To dream of shoulders represents your sense of responsibility or a burden you carry. Possibly a reflection of secret knowledge or of people you have to take care of.
Riding over the shoulders of one’s enemy in a dream means committing a wrongdoing or a shameful act against someone. If there is no enmity between the two, and if one sees himself riding over the shoulders of his friend in a dream, it means that he will earn something from him. Carrying someone over one’s shoulders in a dream means being indebted to him. Carrying a hypocrite over one’s shoulders in a dream could mean that one may work at a lumberyard, or deliver wood for living. One’s shoulders in a dream also represent his parents, brothers, partners, one’s station, or beauty. Anything that affects them in a dream will show in any of the above. Shoulders in a dream also represent one’s partner, his employee, assistant, or a close friend. As for a prisoner, having large shoulders in a dream means serving a long term imprisonment. Aching shoulders in a dream may represent the sickness of one’s brothers. Shoulders in a dream also represent one’s child, or the weight and amount of responsibilities one can assume.
To see or hear a telephone in your dream signifies a message from your subconscious or some sort of telepathic communication. You may be forced to confront issues which you have been avoiding. Alternatively, the telephone represents your communication and relationship with others. If there is no dial tone or the phone is left off the hook, then the dream indicates that you are shutting yourself out. You are experiencing difficulties in getting your thoughts and feelings across. To hear a dial tone in your dream means that you are receptive to new ideas and open to other's opinions.
To dream that you do not want to return a call or answer a ringing telephone indicates a lack of communication. There is a situation or relationship that you are trying to keep at a distance. To dream that the telephone is constantly ringing means that some message is not coming through properly.
To dream that you are having a telephone conversation with someone you know signifies an issue that you need to confront with that person. This issue may have to do with letting go some part of yourself. If you are put on hold, then the dream is a metaphor for being taken for granted or being unable to freely express yourself.
To dream that you dial the wrong number means that you are experiencing difficulties in relating to others. You have trouble expressing yourself and over-think things.
To dream that your telephone has been tapped indicates that aspects of your subconscious must be confronted. Alternatively, it implies that you have a fear of being exposed. There is something you are hiding.
To dream of a telephone represents psychological communication with an aspect of yourself or issues that need attention. The ability to "get through" to people, listen to an inner voice, or realize an objective at will. It may also reflect an situations that could be "called " into being if desired. Alternatively, the telephone represents your communication and relationship with others.
To dream of phoning someone represents a desire to make available, get through, or be connected to certain feelings, situations, people. An aspect of yourself that you are to "calling into being" or want attention from. Beliefs, feelings, or situations that you want available to you right now. Negatively, phoning someone may point to reliance on bad habits or negative thinking patterns.
To dream that a phone doesn't work or is broken represents an inability to initiate a situation or desired reaction. Feeling extremely frustrated or cut off from power. There is no means to go about starting something. A situation may have gone awry and you feel that you can't do anything about it. You can only think of wanting to try something. Feeling cut off from resources or abilities. It may also reflect an inability to get in touch with someone. Feeling socially cut off.
To dream of phoning someone with no answer represents frustration or failure to achieve an objective. Alternatively, you may feel unable to get through to someone or unable to get attention. People may not be listening to you or respecting your wishes.
To dream of being ignored on the phone may represent failure to listen to your inner voice or get help or attention. It may also reflect a need to speak up more in waking life situations where someone may not being listening to your concerns enough.
To dream of a phone ringing or that someone is calling you represents aspects of your personality that are "getting through" to you. Something in your life wants attention. You are more open or perceptive to insight or realizations. A situation might be becoming clearer to you. You may also be a lot more cooperative with another person or listening to someone more. Negatively, it may point to unpleasant issues that you are being forced to confront.
To dream of an unanswered phone ringing represents areas of your life that you are ignoring. Issues or situations that you don't want to deal with or refuse to see. You may need to pay closer attention to something. Refusing to listen to advice.
To dream of emergency calls or calling 911 represents an urgent need or strong desire to avoid something. Desperation to get rid of a problem.
To dream of a very large telephone represents the importance of a message you wish to convey to others or a significant influence that you may be considering opening yourself up to. You or someone else may be close to accepting a big idea or making a dramatic change.
To dream of phone being left off the hook represents shutting yourself out. Issues or problems that you want no part of or can't be bothered with.
To dream of a busy signal represents people or situations you feel forced to be patient with. Feeling frustrated having to wait.
To dream of having troubling dialing a phone in a dream represents frustrations with initiating a situation. Having problems knowing how to start something. Unsure of yourself. Feeling nervous about doing something right. Feeling nervous about asking someone for help. Not believing that what you are trying to do will work. Feeling unsure how to connect to someone or initiate a conversation.
To dream of calling the wrong person or reaching the wrong person represents waking life miscommunication. It may also reflect disappointment that something is not doing what you expected it to do.
To dream if having a bad connection on the telephone represents disrupted waking life communication or insecurity about a relationship. Bad communication skills. It may also reflect a lack of confidence in your ability to maintain a strong position or do something you are usually quite confident about.
Dreams of telephone calls from the deceased are very common when people are grieving. The dreams may reflect the person's desire to speak to the person again. It may also reflect the person's difficulty adjusting to the reality that speaking to the person is now impossible. Positively, calls from the deceased may reflect your wish to have a sign that they are safe or happy in the spiritual world.
To dream of being put on hold on the telephone may reflect feelings about
not being a priority to someone else. Feeling that you are not as important to deal with as another person or project. Feeling that someone doesn't care about you as much as someone else. Feeling stupid caring about a person or opportunity too much when they aren't respecting
you. Accepting yourself as less important. Feeling that someone isn't listening your feelings or needs.
To dream of putting others on hold on the telephone represents people or situations you are intentionally delaying or temporarily avoiding to focus on something of higher priority. Making promises with good intentions that you can't keep. Awareness of yourself not having to respect someone or listen to their feelings.
Example: A woman dreamed of calling her therapist on the telephone and always getting voicemail no matter how may times she called. In waking life he felt that he therapist wasn't listening or responsive enough during her sessions.
Example 2: A person once dreamed of making telephone calls and then being interrupted by a voice that said "This is the monitoring office, this is the monitoring office." In waking life they lived in Nazi Germany and felt that the government was starting to feel paranoia and anxiety about the government invading their privacy or that everything they did in life was be watched by others who may report them to the government. The act of making phone calls in the dream may have reflected her attempts to be involved with things she liked or speak freely to people she knew.
Dreaming of a telephone, foretells you will meet strangers who will harass and bewilder you in your affairs. For a woman Dreaming of talking over one, denotes she will have much jealous rivalry, but will overcome all evil influences. If she cannot hear well in conversing over one, she is threatened with evil gossip, and the loss of a lover.
To dream that something is in queue represents an area of your life that isn't a priority. It may also reflect your growing impatience with something you've been expecting. You may be waiting for something.
A queue may be a sign that you need to be more patient or need to rearrange your priorities.
To see a hunchback in your dream indicates that you are feeling burdened by your daily responsibilities and problems. Alternatively, the dream may be telling you that you need to stand tall.
To dream of seeing a hunchback represents overwhelming feelings of being burdened by problems or responsibilities.
To dream of the Hunchback Of Notre Dame represents feelings about how difficult it is to have something ugly or different overlooked. You or someone else that is always being noticed for something ugly or disgusting before all else. It may also reflect feelings of always being treated ugly or unspecial.
A hunchbacked in a dream means prosperity, longevity, or having a large family. Seeing oneself in a dream as a hunchback means acquiring wealth and a large property through an influential person in one’s family or a son. One who sees that in a dream will also be gifted with vigilance and astuteness.
Dreaming of a hunchback, denotes unexpected reverses in your prospects.