To dream of blueprints detailed pre-planning or a perfect plan of action. Careful planning about how to achieve a goal or improve a relationship. Alternatively, blueprints may be a sign that you need to put more effort into your plans or goals.
Negatively, blueprints may be a sign that you are too concerned with planning an outcome or believing that relationship should be perfect.
Example: A woman dreamed of finding blueprints. In waking life she was trying to come up with a perfect plan to get her boyfriend back and keep the relationship happy.
To dream of a blunt represents an overwhelming or very powerful experience in a relaxed nature. A powerful experience of yourself or someone else being laid back. People being exceptionally "cool" or comfortable with you when you feel most other people aren't at all. Situations of a laid back nature that are in serious contrast to the tension you would normally expect.
Example: A man dreamed of meeting a man who smoked a blunt marijuana joint with him. In waking life he was speaking to someone about his guilty actions who did not judge him at all and gave him calm objective advice. He found this unusual as many people were very angry at him.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of smoking a blunt. In waking life she had just taking a restraining order off her ex-boyfriend. They had a big fight which required a restraining order and then made up in a very dramatic contrast to the fight.
To dream of something being blurry represents your feelings of uncertainty about something. A lack of clarity. Confusion. Not being totally sure what to think of a person or situation in waking life. Not being able to form a solid opinion about something. Feeling a need for more information before making a decision or coming to a conclusion.
To dream of blushing represents awareness of impotence being noticed by others. You or someone else that is noticing that they've had their weakness revealed. Alternatively, the dream may reflect an embarrassing situation or your dislike of having been embarrassed.
To dream of a BMW car represents a style of self-control and decision making that is concerned with being perfectly professional. Professional attitude towards problem solving at all times. Strong wish to avoid embarrassment or difficulties being noticed by others. A wish to avoid looking like a cheater or sloppy person. A decision-making style where you are viewed by others as an expert. A decision-making style where it's important to be viewed by others with experienced integrity.
Negatively, dreaming about a BMW car may reflect a dishonest, excessive, or dangerous attitude towards being professional in appearance to others. Full awareness of what you are doing is wrong with an experienced professional attitude. A professional attitude about appearances when getting away with crime or dishonest behavior. Believing in yourself as a professional when you aren't. Awareness of yourself getting away with dishonest behavior because you are very calculated or experienced.
Example: A woman dreamed of driving a BMW and crashing it into another black BMW which she had been following. In waking life she was unhappily married and trying to figure out a way to both leave her current marriage while starting a new relationship with another guy at the same time. The BMW symbolism may have reflected her professional attitude towards relationships as she attempted to leave her husband for another man without being caught too early. She wanted to find a smooth way to leave her husband with an easy divorce and then start dating the other man as quickly as she could.
To dream of a boa constrictor represents feelings of being emotionally suffocated or restricted in some manner.
Example: A woman who lived in a religious community once dreamed of a white boa constrictor choking her. In real life she felt that the religious community she lived in was too conservative and was restricting her ability to enjoy herself or express her honest beliefs.
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To dream of a board game represents your attempt to do something better than other people. Trying get ahead of others, gain leverage, or "winner take all."
Example: A young man dreamed of seeing someone playing a board game. In waking life he was feeling very competitive with other guy friends to be better looking and sleep with more girls.
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To dream of a boarding school represents social concerns, anxieties, or something you care about that you can't take a break from. You may feel like you're stuck with a problem.
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To dream of a boardwalk represents your feelings about how wonderful it feels to not have to care about facing a problem. Awareness of yourself enjoying effortlessly enduring a problem situation while other people look stupid. Feeling good noticing that a problem situation doesn't matter at all. You may feel lucky or appreciative with how fortunate you are to avoid a confrontation. Feelings about yourself enjoying being a professional that gets to avoid serious involvement with confronting a problem. Feeling that it's easy to make people give you what you want. Situations where you feel you are easily respected.
The symbolism is based on beaches reflecting confrontation with uncertainty or negative situations.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing himself on a boardwalk and then choosing to turn off towards the right instead of choosing to walk down it. In waking waking life he had won the lottery and old friends whom he didn't like wanted to become friends again. He felt that the reconciliation would be very easy for him with all the old friends "kissing up" to him. He chose to make an excuse and leave the country instead.
To dream of a boar represents an aspect of your personality that is noticeably resistant or difficult. An obvious display of resistance. Behavior that is intentionally disagreeable. Purposely arguing or disagreeing with others beliefs.
Alternatively, you may be experiencing difficult people or situations that aren't interested in co-operating, embarrass you by not listening to you, or flat-out tell you that they don't agree with you.
To dream of a boat represents your ability to cope with negative emotions or deal with negative situations. How you are navigating negativity in your life. Your method of confronting problems or getting through difficult problems safely. Safely avoiding troubling situation.
Negatively, boats in dreams reflect feelings of risk associated with a higher degree of uncertainty or instability in your life. Feeling the potential to be overwhelmed by a problem. Feeling heavily involved with a problem that you can't easily walk away from.
Consider the condition of the waters and how it may mirror your waking life. Is it calm or violent? Clear or murky? Are you experiencing "smooth sailing" in a waking life situation?
Alternatively, a boat may reflect your readiness to confront problems or deal with negative aspects of yourself.
A sinking boat may reflect problems in waking life that have overwhelmed you or negative emotions that are too much to handle.
To dream of having missed a boat that was supposed to pick you up represents feelings about having lost an opportunity to safely get through an uncertain or negative situation. Feelings of having missed out on a favor or a chance to be supported with your problems. Missing a chance or missing an important opportunity. Feelings of frustration that you have to face a challenging situation the hard way.
Example: A woman dreamed of getting on a boat to avoid a shark. In waking life she was had changed her regular habits to avoid a man whom she felt was too sexually aggressive hoping that he would eventually just give up and go away.
Example 2: A young man dreamed of his boat tipping over. In waking life he was trying hard to save his relationship with his girlfriend after they had a big fight, but then the girlfriend broke up with him.
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To dream of a bobble head represents a tendency to go along with what other people think. Total agreement no matter what.
Negatively, it may be a sign that you need to start thinking for yourself.
To dream of a bobby pin represents pressuring yourself to think a certain way. Keeping your mindset focused in a particular way.
To dream of a bobcat represents an aspect of yourself that is waiting for or anticipating weakness. Patiently waiting for an enemy to turn their back or show impotence.
To dream of a body bag represents feelings about acceptance of some area of your life being failed or permanently changed. Respecting failure or permanent change while not feeling the need to discuss it. An indicator of some area of your life being officially over. Failures or permanent changes you feel are inappropriate to discuss at length. Accepting a failure as statistical, an inevitable tragedy, or the result of not listening enough. Feeling that there is no need to pursue, investigate, or speak about failure you are keeping secret.
Negatively, a body bag may reflect a wish to prevent failures or permanent changes from being discussed. Hoping that people will assume you are not responsible for a failure if you cover up your guilt with minimal effort. Faking permanent failure and trying to avoid talking about it to maintain the deception. Accepting yourself giving up too easily.
To dream of a body bag being unzipped may reflect feelings about an area of your life that you accepted as being over needing to be acknowledged again.
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To dream of body slamming someone represents feeling good totally embarrassing someone else that you don't have to care about them or anything they are thinking at all. Making others feel that they are perfectly unimportant. Positively, body slamming may reflect feelings of enjoying yourself making problems or enemies feel pathetically unimportant. Feeling too big to care about problems.
Negatively, body slamming someone may be a sign that you are going overboard making others feel that they don't matter at all. Excessive use of power to make others feel like a total loser compared to your total superiority.
To dream of yourself being body slammed by someone else represents feeling of being embarrassed by someone's else superior power. Feeling too easily manhandled or written off.
To dream of a bodyguard represents you or someone else that is actively shielding others from failure or emotional pain. A person or situation that is "getting in the way" or making itself an obstacle. It may also reflect behavior that is risking itself to ensure stability or a desired outcome. A bodyguard may reflect insecurity to act alone. It may also reflect confidence that you nothing can get in your way.
To dream that you are a bodyguard may represent your protective nature toward a person or situation. Making sure someone else never fails. Risking yourself to put someone or something else first at all times.
To dream of bodysurfing represents negativity or uncertainty in your life that you are not taking any chances with while you always casually adjust to it. Being very careful while you "go with the flow" of a situation.
Example: A woman dreamed of bodysurfing before reaching scary waves. In waking life she was pregnant and getting closer to the time of birth.
To dream of a bog represents feelings of unbearable struggling to get through a problem. Unending difficulties. Feeling stuck in the middle of unpleasant situation that will never let you get away from it. Feeling forced into a "quagmire." A fear that there will always be another problem turning up to prevent you from making progress. Endless jealousy.
Example: A woman dreamed of falling into a bog. In waking life she had a broken arm misdiagnosed as a sprain, had to have the arm rebroken to correct improper healing, have surgery to correct the bone positioning, and then recover. He hospital stay felt endless with all the problems that kept coming up to achieve full healing.
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To dream of the bogeyman represents feelings of fear or anxiety about terrible behavior that nobody else notices. Feeling that people get to abuse you, pick on you, or scare you without anyone else witnessing it or believing it.
Negatively, the boogeyman may reflect frustration that nobody will listen to your worries or complaints about being tormented. A bully in your life that gets away with it in secret to your face.
Alternatively, dreaming about the boogeyman may reflect irrational fears based on unobjective assumptions. Fearing the unknown or something that is never proven.
To dream of a boiler may represent powerful negative emotions or uncertainty that is organized or intentional. Very powerful fear, anger, or danger at all times. Structured punishment, revenge, or negative behavior Shock at how dangerous and insidious something is.
Negatively, a boiler may reflect a purposeful wish to keep someone in a state of fear or danger while working hard to maintain it. Alternatively, a boiler may be a sign that you are confronting a powerful fear or sense of danger that feels too powerful to overcome. A powerful, experienced, and well established negative force in your life.
To dream of something boiling represents turmoil or aggravation. Negative emotions or intentions or worsening. A negative situation may be close to reaching an endpoint. Boiling may also reflect your preparation to release negative emotions or intentions on others. There is potential for anger or revenge. You may also be noticing how negative or dangerous a situation is all the time.
Alternatively, boiling may represent a constant state of readiness or power. Aware of yourself always being ready to take action.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing water boiling on a heater in his bedroom which he walked towards to turn off. In waking life this man was secretly thinking of firing an engineer who was giving him difficulty and at the last minute came to an agreement with the engineer. The boiling water in the bedroom represent the secret aggravated thoughts of the man as he grew closer to firing the engineer.
To dream of boils on the skin represents embarrassing issues with appearances that are obvious and beg to be dealt with. Feelings about a embarrassing problem with appearances being too dangerous to deal with. A disaster of appearances that can't be avoided confronting. Feeling that a excessive problem with appearances can be easily fixed, but that there might be lasting consequences.
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To dream of bologna represents a personal problem. Issues that are yours alone to deal with or that other people are not interested in caring about with you.
To dream of a bolt represents secure choices or commitments. A regime or feeling the need to securely "stick with something." Needing some area of your life to securely stay in place for the long term. Rigidly holding some area of your life in place for a period of time. Feelings about choosing long term commitment.
Negatively, dreaming about bolts may reflect anxiety about not being secure, rigid, or committed enough to achieve a goal. A fear of discontinuing a regime you feel is important. An excessive need to securely hold some area of your life in place.
To dream of bolts in the neck may reflect feelings about the security of relationships or promises. Proving absolute loyalty to others for the long term.
Example: A woman dreamed of man with bolts in his neck. In waking life her fiancee was trying to get her to have pre-marital sex by telling her that they were going to be married soon so it was stupid to have to wait until marriage since the relationship was obviously strong for the long term.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of seeing useless bolts over the floor that needed to be put away. In waking life she was recovering from an injury and starting to feel safe enough to allow herself to stop being so rigidly careful about her recovery regime.
Example 3: A woman dreamed of being served bolts inside her food at a barbecue. In waking life she was aware that a guy she liked had emotional issues that required a therapist and the guy claimed her would fix the problems on his own, but it wasn't working. The bolts being served in the food may have reflected her feelings about having to accept the condition that the guy she liked was emotionally secure.
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To dream of a bomb represents a waking life situation with the potential to be explosive, dramatic, sudden, or intense. Good or bad, a situation in waking life could be the source of a powerful change in your emotional state.
A bomb may suggest facing consequences, a situation worsening, or something in your life becoming a lot more powerful.
An exploded bomb symbolizes a waking life situation that has intensified.
Example: A young boy dreamed of feeling that a bomb was about to go off. In waking life he was fearing that his father was about to lose his temper and assault his mother.
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To dream of a bomb shelter represents caution or that you are carefully shielding yourself from a potential problem. You or someone else may be trying to avoid serious consequences or repercussions. Avoiding someone else's anger or staying away from others during emotional difficulty. Not wanting to be involved or associated with a troubling situation.
To dream of a bomber plane represents feelings about a personal mission to destroy someone else's plans, ideas, or choices that are contrary to your wishes. A personal project of humiliating others or surprising others with ruining their plans. Planning on delivering a "devastating payload" to someone else's life. A person mission to "take someone out" with a powerful destructive action.
Negatively, bomber airplane may reflect an excessive amount of time and energy being utilized to embarrass or hurt someone else. Scaring other people that you are getting ready to destroy someone or take powerfully destructive action.
To dream of a stealth bomber may reflect feelings about personal plans or projects to totally humiliate someone in secret. Making your personal mission to hide your plans or behavior while you get ready to devastate someone you don't like. Attempting to humiliate people without their knowledge. Humiliating people in ways that will never be discovered until it's too late.
To dream of being in bondage represents feelings of being a prisoner of your circumstances or being too tightly controlled. Confinement and restriction despite your will. Repression. An area of your life where you wish to be set free. Feelings about marriage, a new job, or a child curtailing your freedom. Feeling trapped in an obligation or debt.
Alternatively, bondage may reflect your submissive personality.
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To dream of bones outside the body represents issues from your past that never go away. Things are that difficult to forget or let go of.
To dream of burying bones represents confrontation with some of your most difficult issues. You may be making some very big changes to your life or experiencing a period of very powerful personal growth.
To dream of digging up bones represents revisiting some of your most difficult problems or remembering something from your past.
To dream of bones inside the body represents underlying strengths and structure. A personality trait or area of your life that makes you who you are. Something that is difficult or impossible to change.
To dream of deformed bones inside the body represents fundamental personality flaws. A problem or issue that is ingrained into who you are.
To dream of broken bones in a person's body represents changes to fundamental aspects of your personality. and to who you are.
To dream of broken bones outside of the body represents a fundamental shift in your view of the past. New developments are allowing you to break free from difficult problems.
To dream of a dog eating a bone may reflect waking life situations where you feel you or someone else is wasting time advocating something that is never going to work.. Wasting time believing in yourself. Embarrassing yourself confidently asserting yourself. Pushing a dead issue.
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To dream of a bonfire your passion for change. Not caring about anything except getting rid of problem or changing direction. Letting go of outdated ways of thinking. You or someone else that is very motivated to do something differently.
To dream of bongo drums represents feeling good noticing something happening nonstop all the time.
To dream of a bonnet represents an attitude or mindset that is focused on being noticed by others as perfectly honest and passive. Feeling good noticing yourself never doing anything wrong at all. You or someone else that is being perceived as a "perfect wonderful little angel" that is beyond reproach.
Negatively, a bonnet in a dream may reflect a mindset that is sheltered or too honest for it's own good. Choosing to be close-minded or sheltered. Too concerned with appearing honest or gentle. Behavior that is too old-fashioned. Fearing not being noticed as a perfectly honest passive person.
To dream of a bonsai tree represents positive feelings about some area of your life that is "beautifully stunted." Being really good at something that you aren't an expert at. Talents that are impressive, yet undeveloped or unprofessional. Feeling good impressing others with how different or unique you are. Carefully cultivating a reputation or personality that is unique and original.
Negatively, a bonsai tree may be a sign that you are exploiting unprofessional talents, lying about being a professional, or showing off with something you aren't fully qualified enough with. Feeling good talking about yourself being an expert when you aren't because you can get away with it.
Example: A man dreamed of enjoying having a bonsai tree and then experiencing himself years later in the dream seeing the tree die without any concern for it. In waking life he was an novice researcher who was quite impressive, but unprofessional. He later gave up his novice research techniques for more professional ones.
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To dream of a boogie board represents a wish to avoid risking anything while you do everything possible to get through a problem. Keeping a low profile or simple attitude as you "ride the storm." Riding out difficulties one day at a time.
A boogie board may be a sign that you don't feel confident enough to simply brush a problem off or walk away from uncertainty like didn't matter. Getting through a problem carefully while avoiding attention or taking chances.
To dream of hearing booing represents disappointment is securing approval or affirmation from others. You or someone else that has embarrassed themselves or feels shamed. You may be experiencing rejection due to a failure to deliver a promise. It may also reflect a need for more consideration for someone else's feelings or wishes.
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To dream of being in a book store represents your interest in trying something new for yourself. New talents, skills, or lifestyle choices you are considering integrating into your life. You may be interested in learning something new or improving yourself. A bookstore may be a sign that you want to increase your talents or skills in some way.
To dream of a school book store may represent your interest or drive to know absolutely everything in a particular area. A sign that you wish to be fully prepared or always have all the answers to potential problems.
To dream of a bookmark represents feelings about not wanting to embarrass yourself forgetting why an idea or action is important to maintain. Not wanting to lose your sense of purpose or certainty about yourself.
Alternatively, a bookmark may reflect feelings about needing to remember your purpose or arguments during social difficulties. Taking time off from a fight or argument and continuing where you left off as you confront your opposition again. Remembering why your integrity is always important to maintain. Remembering a reason why you are right for later on.
Negatively, a bookmark may reflect bitterness or jealousy you never want to let go of. Never forgetting why you never forgive. Always thinking you are right and never embarrassing yourself losing the chance to bring it up in a protracted conflict. Alternatively, a bookmark in a dream may reflect situations where you or others are not really serious about doing something from beginning to end. Wasting others time keeping opportunities ready for you.
Positively, dream about a bookmark may represent situations where you'd like to take a break and continue where you left off later. Not wanting to start over or wait for something all over again. Coping with interruptions or setbacks. Situations where you want to take your time.
A bookmark in a dream may be a sign that you are insecure about finishing a prolonged or chaotic situation. Anxiety about losing out on an opportunity if you get too distracted or have to attend to other business.
To dream of books represents ideas, information, insights, or answers. It may also reflect what you tell yourself to do when a specific situation or problem arises. Consider a book's title, subject, color for additional meaning.
To dream of books on a shelf represents ideas, information, or insights that you have yet to use. Answers or knowledge you can go to when needed. Ideas you have yet to discover or that you are beginning to explore.
To dream of an overdue book represents a feeling of responsibility or obligation to give someone else the answers they need. It may also reflect your sense of being late for a school project or work report. Alternatively, it may represent your anxiety about a deadline or need to return something to someone.
Example: A man dreamed of happily looking through a book where he saw someone being killed. In waking life he kept telling himself that if an enemy threatened him once more he could have him beaten up in certain ways. The book reflected the answer to his problem having carefully considered all his options.
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To dream of a bookshelf on it's own represents your plans for the future.
To dream of books on a shelf represents ideas, information, or insights that you have yet to discover or that you are beginning to explore. It may also reflect ideas, answers, or methods that you are waiting to try.
It may be a sign that you are looking for answers to a problems, studying something new, or that you need to acquire some information or knowledge in a situation before making decisions.
Example: A woman dreamed of her bookshelf becoming warped and separating. In waking life her marriage was coming apart along with all her future plans for the marriage.
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To dream of a boomerang represents expectations for something to return. Goals or outcomes you want returning to normal as soon as possible. Negatively, a boomerang may reflect a wish to cut off sharing or co-operation with others.
Alternatively, a boomerang may reflect the feeling that karma or intentions come back to you.
To dream of booster cables represents a need for energy or resources to jump-start your goals. Getting something started or restarted. You or someone else that needs their plans or ideas to have power breathed into them. Booster cables may reflect a means to empower decision-making or a direction in life.
To dream of boot camp represents feelings of being pressured into perfect discipline or compliance. Boot camp may also reflect a very big change in your life as you move into a new phase. A fresh start or new beginning while under intense pressure. Feeling that you have to succeed whether you like it or not. A lot of information or change in a very short period of time.
To dream of a bootlegger represents you or someone else that feels that are above the rules. It may also be a sign that you are enabling others when you know you're not supposed to.
Positively, a bootlegger may reflect cheating or underhanded tactics to avoid repression.
To dream of boots represents a bold position or a firm stance. You or some area of your life that does what it wants and gives up nothing. Moving forward despite all objections or opposition.
Negatively, boots may reflect situations that "give you the boot" or make you feel "walked over." You may feel compromised.
The color of the boots indicate intentions, feelings, or motivations.
To dream of a border of country represents a boundary of thinking or feeling. Awareness of change that is coming or that is possible. A transitional moment of your life or mindset. A border may also reflect your personal boundaries or limits with a person or situation.
To dream of crossing a border represents a noticeable change in your mindset. Entering a new phase or encountering new territory. A transition of feeling, attitude, or thinking style has occurred. Consider where you are and where you are going for additional meaning.
Negatively, crossing a border may reflect your feeling that a situation has crossed an acceptable limit.
To dream of the Borg from Star Trek represents a dangerous conformist presence in your life. An aggressive desire for conformity that you feel never stops once it's given power. Feeling that you risk losing your independence forever to a pointless system or group. You may feel that someone or something wants total conformity with no consideration for other possibilities ever again. Your fear of assimilating into situations that destroy your individuality if you acknowledge them. Feeling that someone else's choices are both controlling and unbearable.
You or someone else that wants to stamp out all diversity while spreading conformist ideas or values. It may also reflect a very aggressive and ambitious desire to for total conformity.
Example: A man dreamed fighting the Borg. In waking life he had avoided paying incomes taxes his whole life and finally faced the prospect of having to pay them. The Borg reflected his feelings about the government and paying taxes being an unbearable lifetime imposition on his independence that had to be resisted at all costs.
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To dream of borrowing something represents feelings of reliance on power or resources that aren't really yours. Feeling that you've been done a favor. Using other people's ideas.
Negatively, borrowing things in a dream may be a sign that you are relying too heavily on others resources or accomplishments.
To dream of borrowing things you don't plan on returning may reflect an arrogant attitude of using others or taking advantage of others good nature to get ahead. A lack of respect for others ideas, power, or accomplishments. Thinking you are better than others who have worked harder or are luckier than you.
To dream of not wanting to return something you have borrowed may reflect feelings of entitlement or being accustomed to a favor you were given. It may also reflect dependency you have developed on others power or accomplishments. Feeling stupid that you don't really know how to live up to the expectations you have set for yourself.
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To dream of having a boss represents a sense of obligation with potential consequences. Decisions or obligations that can't be ignored. Seriousness or feelings about having to be disciplined in don't perform well in some way. Feeling that you have to do something all the time. Feeling that a situation, problem, or relationships has to take priority. Someone or something that is "running your life" or "bossing you around." A "super-ego or "top dog" mindset.
Alternatively, having a boss may reflect work issues.
Negatively, having a boss may reflect a fear of failing to comply. It may also be a sign that you are allowing a person or problem to have too much authority over you. Limitation or a lack of freedom. It may also reflect an obsession with work or being a workaholic. You may be taking a situation too seriously. Blindly doing what you are told. You or someone else that is too bossy or controlling. An ego out of control.
To dream of fearing a boss represents a fear of authority or problems standing up for yourself. Fearing losing something important if you don't perform well or follow orders properly.
To dream of being a boss represents your authoritative or assertive personality. Noticing a situation in waking life being totally under your control. Enjoy being in control.
Example: A man dreamed of his boss giving him a candy bar. In waking life he wanted a raise, but his boss would only give him compliments about his good work.
Example 2: A man dreamed of his former boss whom he didn't like. In waking life he got promoted and hated it.
Example 3: A man dreamed of having a boss. In waking life he felt obligated to help his sister move homes.
Example 4: A man dreamed of being a hotel manager. In waking life he had a number of sick relatives that he had to take care of all at once.
Example 5: A man dreamed of talking to his boss. In waking life he felt it was important to take care of his wife's failing health because he feared she could die. The boss symbolism in this case may have reflected his feelings of his wife's risky health and his need to save her being in control of his life.
To dream of Boston represents social interaction with others that is focused on behaving yourself and doing what you're supposed to do. It reflects responsible behavior, loyalty, and keeping promises. Purposely staying out of trouble or sticking to a schedule. Thinking that other people are not doing enough.
To dream of a bottle of liquid or a drink represents an opportunity to do something whenever you want. Having a chance to do something your way, enjoy yourself, or quickly fix a problem.
To dream of an empty bottle represents a total lack of opportunity. You may have used up an opportunity or feel that nobody will give you one. Failure may feel inevitable. It may also reflect feelings of knowing you can do something whenever your want without knowing how you would.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing a red empty bottle sitting on a shelf. In waking life he was suicidal without knowing exactly when or how he would go about killing himself.
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To dream of bottled water represents complete renewal or replenishment. Situations that instill a sense of perfection or flawlessness. Something that makes you feel like nothing is wrong at all. Something in your life that is fixes everything or make everything work perfect. You may be noticing that a problem you had is now completely gone. A situation that instills a renewed stable positive mindset.
Example: A man dreamed of holding some bottled water. In waking life he was having a problem meeting women and a friend told him he knew someone that would be perfect for him. The bottled water represented the opportunity he felt to perfectly fix his problem.
To dream of a bottomless pit represents a situation that feels hopeless, pointless, or that never ends. You may feel like you are wasting all your energy, money, efforts on a problem.
An example life situation that may encourage a dream of a bottomless pit might be medical or financial problem that seems to waste all your resources or never ends.
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To dream of a boulder represents a major obstacle or problem. A difficult issue or situation that requires all your focus or resources to deal with.
To dream of moving a boulder may reflect your attempts to overcome an enormous challenge or difficulty. Facing a problem that requires all your strength, power, or resources overcome. Feeling that you are stuck with a problem that nobody wants to help you with.
Example: A woman dreamed of having to move a giant blue boulder. In waking life she was close to death and had to plan her own funeral. The boulder reflected how exhausting and emotionally difficult planning her funeral was.
To dream or being bound or tied up may reflect feelings of obligation that is beyond your control. You want free from a situation or relationship. It may also reflect of restrictions or limitations being put on you.
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To dream of a floral bouquet represents respect, affection, approval, admiration, and love. You may be undergoing a healing process or letting go of something. Consider the type of flowers and their colors for additional significance.
To throw a bouquet of flowers on something reflects honoring past accomplishments or people from your past. You may be nostalgic about something that is no longer around anymore.
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To dream of seeing a bow represents feeling good noticing something being all yours. Enjoyment giving or being given something.
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To dream of a bow and arrow represents goals, plans, and preparations you are making or setting for yourself. Aiming for perfection or exactly what it is that you want.
If a bad or evil person uses a bow and arrow in a dream it symbolizes an aspect of your personality with goals, or plans that aren't in your best interest, or are counterproductive. It could also reflect someone you think is aiming to get you.
If a bow and arrow is used to brake a window it symbolizes your goals and plans that are making it difficult for you to understand your current situation or make intelligent decisions about the future.
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To dream of bowing represents acknowledgment of something greater or showing respect. It may also reflect humility, honor, and reverence.
Negatively, it may reflect being too submissive to other's wishes. Concerns that you will spend the rest of your life subordinate. Showing too much respect to people you fear. Fearing consequences for respecting yourself or being independent.
Example: A man dreamed of a man bowing to him. In waking life he had aggressively confronted his wife and a man he believed his wife may have cheated on him with. In the end both suspected people were afraid to not acknowledge his feelings as he refused to let the issue go.
To dream of a bowl filled with something represents preoccupation with an experience, feelings, or ideas that you want to have a lot of. Noticeably not feeling jealous at all because you have a lot of something. Not being able to think of anything except what is you are doing or dealing with. Indulging in one thing only or not wanting to do anything except "what's on your plate." Enjoying a lot of something or feeling that experiencing a lot of something is easy.
Negatively, a bowl may represent a tendency to think about doing something too much.
To dream of an empty bowl represent feelings about the potential to experience a lot of something easily.
Example: A woman dreamed of seeing herself inside a giant bowl that she was happy about being inside of. In waking life she was lonely and felt that going to a spiritual retreat 4 or 5 times a year that most people only attend once in their life was a good idea. Dreaming about being inside the bowl may have reflected her feelings about herself needing to experience the spiritual retreat all the time to feel that she mattered.
Example 2: A man dreamed of having a giant bowl of soup that got spilled out on the floor leaving it empty. In waking life he was involved with a lot of money and financial decisions and was trying to use it to control his son's life and his son ended up embarrassing him by in front of the family to escape it.
Example 3: A man dreamed of seeing his wife's belly with a bowl in it. In waking life he wife was pregnant and he was very sensitive about protecting her. The bowl in this case may have reflected his feelings about watching his wife slowly grow more pregnant in a passive role.
Example 4: A woman dreamed of seeing a green bowl with apples in it. In waking life she had an conversation the day before about why she was a better parent than someone else because she had more children they they did. The green bowl in this case may have reflected her jealous need to draw attention to the fact that she currently has more children than someone else.
To dream of a bowl style haircut represents your thoughts about an issue or situation that ignores quality, beauty, or feelings for function. An aspect of your personality that is systematic or has a one size fits all approach. Looking stupid for not being more concerned about appearances in some area of your life. Undesirable conformity. Feeling stupid about a situation where every single thing you don't want is happening all the time. Feeling stupid for not being original or not being treated special.
A bowl style haircut may appear in a dream when feelings or style is not considered as part of a choice or offer.
Example: A woman dreamed of seeing a kid with a bowl style haircut. In waking life she felt uncomfortable having to be supportive of her boyfriend when his ex-girlfriend died. The bowl cut may have reflected how stupid she felt she looked to other people having her life centered around a dead ex-girlfriend when she didn't know awhile also feeling that she ever got as much attention from her boyfriend. She felt stupid not being treated special or that she was "just another girlfriend."
To dream of bowling represents an experience in life where you are trying to remove a multi-faceted problem, or a number of problems at the same time.
Strikes indicate success, and misses indicate failures to reach goals or actualize desires.
To bowl and have a few pins remaining symbolizes success at dealing with certain issues, but failure to solve others.
To dream of boxes with things in them represents the entirety of a subject or your feelings about the entirety of some area of your life. Everything to do with some part of your life. Perfect organization of some area of your life.
Positively, dreaming of boxes with things in them may reflect a sense of closure you have about an issue. Feeling that you are completely finished with an area of your life. Having something all figured out, fully processed issues, or areas of your life that are totally unimportant to think about anymore.
Negatively, boxes may reflect emotional baggage you are not letting go of. A lot of bitterness, regret, or guilt that you are giving too much importance to. Feelings about yourself being totally right while other people were totally wrong. Alternatively, from a negative perspective dreaming of a box may reflect feelings about an entire area of your life or your whole life being useless.
To dream of a lot of boxes may represent information overload or too much to think about. Too many subjects all at once.
To dream of an empty box represents a wish to organize your thoughts or your life. You may be in the process of creating closure for yourself in some area of your life. Getting some area of your life in order. Putting away the past or some area of your life.
To dream of putting boxes of clothing away may reflect feelings about not having to behave in a certain way ever again. Negatively, it may reflect feelings about not having to be as honest as you previously were anymore now that a situation has changed.
Example: A woman dreamed of picking up boxes at her old home to take back to her new home. In waking life she had spent a lot of time figuring out why she didn't want her ex-boyfriend back. The boxes she was taking home represented the closure over the whole issue of her ex that she had thought about in full and was now choosing to go back to her new life with.
Example 2: A man dreamed of seeing women with boxes on their heads. In waking life he was aware of himself losing his mind and had no idea what the purpose of his entire life was because as his condition worsened be began to feel that his entire life was meaningless. The boxes in this case may have reflected his feelings about the entirety of his life.
Example 3: A woman dreamed of pouring water into a empty box with a hose. In waking life she was considering leaving her cheating husband. The box in this case may have reflected her feelings about the entirety of her marriage as she considered ending it.
Example 4: A man dreamed of seeing himself box up red and white clothing. In waking life he had finished a business deal and felt that he didn't have to be perfectly honest about problems with the customer anymore now that a deal had been finalized. The box in this case may have reflected his feelings about the entirety of the business transaction being over with.
Example 5: A woman dreamed of being inside a box. In waking life she had a disease for which her entire life revolved around.
Example 6: A young girl dreamed of an empty box that she had to get inside and burn herself in so that she could cleanse her sins. In waking life she had gotten poor grades and he parents told her that she had to get more serious about her school work by focusing less on speed of completing work and more on better final results. The empty box she needed to get inside may have reflected her view about needing make herself a perfectly organized student.
To dream of boxing represents a struggle to prove yourself. Wanting to prove you are stronger than someone that thinks they are stronger than you. Attempting to prove to someone else that you are a bigger winner than they are. Proving you are strong or proving you are good enough.
Waking life situations were you are feeling at odds with issues that you want to prove aren't as powerful, scary, or important as they claim to be.
Alternatively, boxing may reflect confrontation with something you want to finish once and for all. Wanting to totally embarrass an enemy or competition with superior strength or skills. Wanting to face a problem that you feel lingers or makes you feel that you will never settle something unfinished.
Negatively, dreams of boxing may be a sign that you are too concerned with proving yourself when it's too late or inappropriate.
Example: A young man dreamed of seeing a beautiful girl wearing boxing gloves. In waking life he felt that he was losing out on a chance to prove himself with a girl he liked because he was moving out of state. He was having issues letting go of the opportunity he felt he had to make the girl his girlfriend.
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To dream of boxing gloves represents a need to prove oneself. Being in the mood to finally finish off a problem.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing someone wearing boxing gloves. In waking life he was spending a lot of time fantasizing about finally beating up an old enemy.
To dream of a boxing ring represents a specific issue that where there is a need to prove oneself. A final confrontation.
To dream of a boy represents a masculine aspect of yourself that is developing or inexperienced. Assertiveness, anger, dominance, or insensitivity. A part of your personality or a situation that hasn't reached its full potential yet.
For a young girl to dream of a boy that she's attracted to may represent a desire for something to happen in your life. A goal or experience you want to happen.
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To dream of a boy scout represents a constant sense of responsibility. Insensitivity, assertiveness, dangerous intentions, or domination while being concerned about a need for responsible conduct.
To dream of a boyfriend represents personality traits or qualities we feel as consistently supportive of your success or well-being. Something you think that supports you emotionally, or regularly helps you cope with life situations. It may also reflect something in your life that makes you feel safe, or lucky. A consistently helpful situation, behavior, or coping mechanism.
Alternatively, boyfriends may symbolize our current projections of your partner or their beliefs or goals.
To dream of a boyfriend leaving you represents the departure of helpful situations, feelings, or beliefs from your life. Habits or situations that are no longer supportive of you. Feeling something helpful turning on you or no longer working.
To dream of a boyfriend who you've never seen in real life leaving you represents new situations, habits, or beliefs that were supportive of you and no longer are.
To dream of cheating on your partner represents impulsive choices, or doing something that you can't resist. Cheating on a partner can also represent a change of current beliefs.
To dream of a partner cheating on you represents bad choices that have consequences or dire repercussions. Turning your back on principles, integrity, or sacrifices you are making. A partner cheating on you may also symbolize your feelings about your partner having different beliefs or goals from your own.
To see a boyfriend die or murdered in a dream represents the end of a thinking pattern, habit, or life situation that made you feel good or helped you cope with life situations. It may also reflect certain beliefs, feelings, or situations associated with your boyfriend ending.
To dream of intimacy or feelings of love with a boyfriend that you don't recognize represents a new personality style, habit, or situation that is emotionally helpful for you.
To dream of a boyfriend that you recognize, but aren't actually involved with represents an aspect of your personality that you find emotionally supportive that is based on your feelings or memories of that person. This applies to celebrities, friends, or anyone appearing as a boyfriend that isn't a real partner.
To dream of having sex with your boyfriend represents positive waking life experiences where you are enjoying feeling that you can't lose. Enjoyable experiences feeling helped, successfully using your skills, or liking noticing yourself having an advantage that never stops working for you. Liking an experience where certain skills, behavior, or other people are consistently supportive of your success. Alternatively, having sex with your boyfriend may reflect enjoyable waking life situations you are experiencing with him. It could also (less likely) reflect your sex life.
To dream of a bra represents protection or security of power. Safekeeping of possibilities or abilities. It may also reflect preserving dignity or self-respect. Making an effort to look respectable. Not wanting to look easy or like you are willingly giving away your power.
Example: A girl dreamed of a guy she liked seeing her in her bra. In waking life this guy was fully aware that she liked him, but she was playing it smart with him. The guy seeing her in her bra reflected her awareness of the guy knowing she liked him while she held back her eagerness to date or be intimate. Showing interest while acting ladylike. Noticing her true feelings on display without wanting to look like a slut.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of seeing her deceased sister wearing a bra that was wet. In waking life she was trying to mitigate the embarrassment of her fiancee cancelling the wedding at the last minute to save respect for herself, but couldn't because everyone started to take the ex-fiancee's side and hate her. The wet bra may have reflected her attempts to tell her side of the embarrassing story of the relationships s failure to save dignity and not look like a loser.
To dream of a bracelet represents a commitment to do something. Hands in dreams reflect our sense of capability and so a bracelet symbolizes a bond, promise, or obligation to do something. You or someone else may have promised or implied that something will happen or be made possible.
Example: A young boy dreamed of giving a bracelet to a girl he knew. In real life he had promised this girl he would date her once school was finished. The bracelet reflected the commitment he made to being available or "possible" to her.
To dream of a having braces on your teeth represents a situation that forces perfection on you that is unpleasant to adjust to. It may point to perfect behavior demanded of you or preparation for something important that demands total compliance to guarantee good results. You may feel that something in your best interest is unfair, terrible, or embarrassing.
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To dream of a brachiosaurus represents a fear that a person or situation is making you insignificant. Fearing yourself being too unimportant. Feeling stupid that someone doesn't need you at all. Feeling impotent to make yourself relevant. Unbearable feelings of a positive situation that you don't like witnessing.
Negatively, a brachiosaurus may reflect your jealousy of not having to be needed by someone or not being unable to control someone who doesn't need to be controlled anymore. A sign that you are having control issues, issues with letting go, or in adjusting to role changes. It may also reflect a fear that someone will get ahead of you or have more power than you and become impossible to stop.
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To dream of braided hair represents thoughts or emotional patterns that are repetitive or difficult to stop.
Negatively, you may have a problem getting something off your mind. Positively, you may be very excited about something that you can't stop thinking about.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing a girl with braided hair. In waking life he was having difficulty getting over his romantic feelings for a woman. Each time he would think about her he couldn't stop thinking about her. He became annoyed with his inability to stop being attracted to the woman.
To dream of a braille represents an attempt to feel what the answers are. You may lack the knowledge you want and progressing based on situational conditions or what other people are doing. You or someone else that is adept enough to sense what is right or what action is needed next without needing to be told. Braille may also reflect non-verbal communication.
Negatively, braille may reflect a need to better express your thought or feelings.
To dream of a brain represents intellectual capability or the ability to think. It reflects problem solving, brainstorming, creativity, and insight.
To dream of the brain being eaten, attacked, or taken over represents factors in your life that have a powerful effect on your thinking.
To dream of brain surgery represents a significant change to the way you think. A person or situation that's motivating you to eliminate a longstanding block to your creativity, communication, or success.
The brain differs from the whole head as a symbol in that the head is more about personality, attitude, and perspective. The brain is more about processing and figuring things out.