The letter M in a dream is symbolic for facing karmic debt or confronting all your problems.
The symbolism is based on the design of the letter where the two vertical lines symbolize confrontation with yourself and the V represents both positive and negative outcomes.
M is the 13th letter of the alphabet and in numerology 13 represents karmic debt.
To dream of a macaroni represents something in your life that makes you feel like it's unimportant. A situation that's not worth talking about.
To dream of macaroni and cheese may reflect gains or profiting that you don't feel is important. It may also be a sign that you feel no need to discuss or brag about your gains.
To dream of the television character MacGyver may represent fluctuating feelings of extreme tension about potential losses followed by incredible amazement at how original or creative a solution was. Alternatively, Macgyver may reflect qualities of the personality that are thrifty, witty, or clever in situations that feel emotionally dangerous.
Example: A woman dreamed of being very attracted her MacGyver. In waking life she was experiencing tension about not having proper computer equipment to finish her doctoral dissertation her boyfriend totally shocked her by cleverly getting her a computer.
To see or use a machete in your dream represents extreme hostility. Powerful feelings of opposition. Hatred or conflict towards a situation or person. You may be very frustrated or angry.
Consider who or what is being attacked bu the machete for additional symbolism.
Example: A man dreamed of holding a machete. In waking life he was very interested in getting revenge on a friend that was unfaithful him.
Example 2: A young man dreamed of using a machete to chop off his brother's head. In waking life he was angry at his brother and considering cutting him out of his life forever.
Example 3: A woman dreamed of chopping up an anaconda snake with a machete. In waking life she felt she had to take hostile action against someone who was making comments that where destroying her business.
To dream of a machine gun represents decision making that is decimating or wipes out everything in it's way. Never listening to anyone else no matter what. The power to influence or completely remove all obstacles at once. You or someone else that is cutting down everything in their way. Nothing is getting in the your way or interfering with your choices. It might also reflect your attempt to wipe out all competing ideas or goals.
Negatively, dreaming about a machine gun may reflect a total lack of concern for the consequences of your choices. Being unwilling to listen to anything except your own ideas. Decisions that are decimating or "wipe out" everything. Anger that is out of check. Insensitively making choices that will turn everyone you know into a loser. Paranoid jealousy making drastic choices to exterminate opposition or competition. Risking "collateral damage" with sweeping changes.
To dream of being attacked by a machine gun represents a fear of being totally wiped out by a problem or someone's else's overpowering decisions. Feeling that multiple areas of your life are threatened at once. It may also reflect strong competition or someone else's decision that has a big impact on you. An area of your life may be negatively influences all other areas with no concern for your feelings. Alternatively, it may be a sign that you feel you have hurt yourself intentionally never listening to anyone else at all.
Example: A woman dreamed of someone firing a machine gun on a room full of people. In waking like she had a fear that she was destroying multiple areas of her life at once with a big decision she made.
Example 2: A man dreamed of being shot at with a machine gun on the left side of his chest. In waking life he was diagnosed with lung cancer on his left side. The machine gun may have reflected his view of himself choosing to hurt himself smoking for years despite all the people telling him not to. Metaphorically, killing himself by never having to listen to anyone else at all.
To dream of machinery represents mechanical or processed minded thinking. Going about a job or activity without much thought. Making decisions without thinking it through or about why you are making those decisions. Boring pattern thinking.
Negatively, machinery may reflect arrogant or irresponsible thinking that doesn't consider feelings or that it might be causing damage.
Positively, machinery may reflect a strong ambition and will power. Never giving up and keeping yourself going tirelessly.
If dream machinery is broken it may reflect a need to repair your self-image, confidence or a relationship before you get motivated again. It may also reflect an insensitive opponent or problem that has been stopped.
If dream machinery is rusty it may represent a hard work ethic or tireless ambition that has been neglected for a long time. Something you used to be obsessed with or work hard at that isn't as interested as it used to be.
Example: A woman dreamed of a thought control machine reading her mind and informing police about it. In waking life she was living in Nazi Germany under's Hitler's rule and having anxiety about her behavior being perfectly complaint or that anything she did may stand out as being against the Nazis. The thought-control machine may have reflected her feelings about the Nazi regime's intense propaganda usage and repressive controls over freedom making the people completely compliant in an automatic unthinking manner.
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To dream of a mad dog may represent verbal attacks or arguments. It may also reflect your aggressive feelings towards someone else or viciousness.
Alternatively, a mad dog may represent feelings about other people being ridiculously overboard with being mean or angry. Very heated arguments. Impossible people to deal with.
To dream of madness or seeing a person who has gone mad may represent feelings about yourself or others having lost their senses to an obsession. Having "gone mad" crazy in love for someone to point of causing problems. Being emotionally incapable of getting your mind off something or someone. Negatively, it may reflect a tendency to totally embarrass yourself being too concerned with something. Humiliating yourself being too in love with someone.
Example: A woman dreamed of seeing a mad man chasing after woman. In waking life she had rejected a marriage proposal from her boyfriend who continued to pursue her aggressively.
To dream of the mafia represents underhanded behavior doesn't allow morality or guilt to stop it. Ignoring the rules, cheating, lying, or taking the "shadier" route to achieve a desired outcome if needed. A willingness to use an underhanded approach if it's in your best interest. Getting what you want no matter what. The mafia may represent your desire to keep a situation the way it is and resorting to whatever dirty tactics are required to do that.
Alternatively, the mafia may represent a person or situation that you feel you can't refuse. Feeling manipulated or extorted. Fearing making a mistake or asking for help. Being stuck between a rock and a hard place. A sign that you may need to be more assertive about confronting someone.
To dream of a magazine represents informativeness. Finding out what's going on, what's new, or what's currently the most important issue in a situation. Keeping up to date with friends or co-workers. If you are reading a magazine it may reflect someone else that is giving you a "heads up" or summation about what's most important right now. It may also reflect savviness.
Alternatively, a magazine may reflect your desire to experience something more interesting in your life. Trying to find new ideas or what's currently socially acceptable. Trying to find out what you need in order to get ahead in a situation or make more money. Magazines are common symbols in dreams of people trying to expand their careers or get a better job.
Negatively, magazines may reflect gossip or nosy behavior.
Consider the content and name of the magazine for additional meaning.
Example: A woman dreamed of reading a black colored magazine. In waking life a friend told her some news about what was happening in the next few months that seemed ridiculously excessive.
To dream about maggots represents feelings of unease, discomfort, regret, nausea, or feeling that something is lost forever. You may be uncomfortable with a situation or something you did. You may also have regret for something that you've lost or a mistake that can't be fixed.
Negatively, maggots in a dream may reflect very comfortable feelings of being forced to accept and live with a failed relationship or major failure. Unbearably living with regret. Being very uncomfortable around someone who you feel doesn't like you. Uncomfortable feelings about wasteful ruination.
Example: A young woman dreamed of maggots after experiencing her father abandoning her in real life after a paternity test came back positive. The maggots reflected her unease with knowing her father wanted nothing to do with her and her regret for having the test done.
Example 2: A young woman dreamed of maggots crawling on her. In real life she had enormous difficulty forgiving herself for hurting her ex-boyfriend. The maggots reflected the great discomfort that the thought of hurting him gave her.
Example 3: A woman dreamed of being in a home with maggots. In waking life her father-in-law had been disowned by her and her husband for being to emotionally toxic. The maggots may have reflected her uncomfortable feelings about how the relationship ended.
Example 4: A woman dreamed of seeing maggots. In waking life she was feeling very uneasy about a big fight with her daughter and the possible permanent damage that may have been caused to her relationship with her daughter due to the fight. She felt terrible about fight being so serious while feeling that their hope for a strong relationship was wasted.
To dream of seeing magic represents a sense of awe or wonder about something that has happened. You may feel that something does all the work for you.
Alternatively, magic may represent manipulation or control of other people that defies belief. Power or influence that surprises you.
Magic may also reflect a big change in your bad fortune. You are surprised how wonderful or perfect something is after having a lot of bad luck.
To dream of a magic trick represents a change that feels wonderful or amazing and doesn't require an explanation. It may also represent a very powerful instantaneous change in your life that defied all your expectations. You can't believe that something worked.
It may also reflect a habit or coping mechanism that instantly solves a problem. Something you or someone else does that fixes a problem without needing further discussion. Something you say or do fixes something "like magic."
Example: A gay man dreamed of seeing someone perform a magic trick with a chain. In waking life he was noticing that telling people he couldn't do anything about his gay lifestyle was instantly making them more accepting of him.
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To dream of a magic carpet represents a situation in waking life where you are enjoying yourself noticing all the work being done for you.
Example: A woman dreamed of riding on a magic flying carpet. In waking life she was a psychologist who had set up a website to accept submissions from people all around the world to make her research easier. The magic carpet reflected her feelings about enjoying how easy and successful the project was as people using the website did all the work for her.
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To dream of a magic wand represents feelings of having the liberty or power to change a situation whenever you want. The power to control, manipulate, or influence others easily.
Negatively, a magic wand may reflect arrogant exploitation of others feelings or good nature because it's easy. Abusing your ability to influence.
To dream of a magician represents an aspect of yourself that leaves other in amazement or disbelief. Someone that makes you feel that "I can't believe that just happened." A person in your life that amazes you by defying the rules or what you thought was possible. Tricks, insider knowledge, or past experience that is impressive. Something you or someone else does that projects amazement or awe. Exceptional or uncommon ability at persuading or influencing.
Alternatively, a magician may reflect an amazing display of talent or skill.
Negatively, a magician may reflect exploitation of tricks, lies, or previous experience to impress others. Using a skill to create a deceptive impression to others. Being a "poser" who exploits others naivety to feel powerful. Trying to fool someone into believing something that you know isn't true.
Example: A woman dreamed of a old magician performing an amazing trick in her bed to make her climax during sex. In waking life she had postponed childbearing into her mid-thirties while her more experienced husband had already had children from another marriage. The magician in the dream may have reflected her feelings about how incredible her husband is at getting her pregnant when she didn't believe she ever could get pregnant.
To dream of a magnet represents feelings about people or situations drawn towards you. Unexplainable good luck. Unseen or unexplainable attractive forces. A "magnetic" personality. Feeling that specific types of people or situations happen repeatedly. Your feelings about relationship bonds. Powerful manipulative abilities. Powerful sexual attraction. Feelings about having the power to force someone to listen to you, take your side, or behave in your best interest when needed. Feeling that someone can't say no to you.
Negatively, magnets in a dream may reflect feelings of being powerless to overcome bad luck or avoid unwanted experiences. Feeling that "losers", bad people, or unlucky options are especially drawn to you. Enemies or competition with "magnetic personalities." Feeling that forces that are beyond your control are stopping you in some way. Awareness of yourself or someone else with powerful emotional manipulative abilities. Unwanted sexual attraction. Jealousy that other people are better liked than you or always have luckier experiences than you.
To dream of a magnifying glass represents awareness of everything you are noticing becoming amplified. The choices, experiences, or problems you are most focused on becoming more dramatic or powerful once you pay attention to them.
Negatively, a magnifying glass may represent feelings of bad luck or having your problems singled out.
To dream of a magpie represents dishonest opportunism. You or someone else is carefully observing a situation and waiting for a moment of weakness to make a move.
A magpie is a sign of dissatisfaction and disagreements. You may feel insecure about what you say or do. You may also feel shortchanged in a relationship. Alternatively, a magpie may represent your own attempt to steal or embarrasses someone as soon as the opportunity arises.
To dream of a maid in a dream represents an aspect of yourself that completely caters to others. Putting someone else's needs completely before your own.
Negatively, a maid may reflect feelings of being under appreciated or that someone else has things too easy. You may feel used or that you're always subordinate to someone else.
Alternatively, a maid may reflect a person or situation that caters to you or spoils you.
To dream of receiving mail represents news, information, or insight that you're supposed to have. Information that is helpful or purposeful.
To dream of sending someone mail represents news, information, or opportunities that you are revealing to someone else. You may believe that someone needs to know something. It may also reflect personal or private matters exclusively between you and someone else.
To dream of waiting for mail represents a news or information that you are expecting updates about. You may need to know something before you can proceed with a situation.
To dream of mail that is lost may represent feelings about having lost out on opportunities that you were expecting. Delays or setbacks may have gotten in the way of someone giving you important or helpful information.
To dream of a mailman represents you or someone else that is trying to give other people information that they think is important to know. Feeling the need to responsibly relaying information to a number of people.
Negatively, a mailman may reflect an excessive need to give people personally tailored information that they didn't ask for. An excessive belief that you need you give people answers that specific to their problems. Giving people personal help that they didn't ask for.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing a mailman. In waking life he believed he was talking to God and needed to give a number of people personal messages about how to improve their lives.
To dream of makeup represents the appearance or impression we present to others. Putting on your best face forward. Trying your best to appear more honest, intelligent, qualified, or experienced. Preparations, getting your story straight, or wanting to make a good impression. Makeup may also reflect a wish to be more interesting to others.
Alternatively, makeup may symbolize something you use to enhance your self-confidence.
To dream of applying makeup indicates that you are trying to cover up or hide an aspect of yourself.
To dream of wearing too much makeup may be a sign that you are trying to hard to impress others. Your attempts to make a good impression may seem obvious or like you're not being yourself.
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To dream of a mall represents your search for acceptable roles, choices, beliefs, and ideas. A time in which you are establishing your identity and making choices that will effect your sense of self. Being in mall symbolizes decisions, or preferences that make you who you are. A mall represents social settings, or social development where you are exploring options, or decisions about what you want or who you will become. It reflects the manner in which you go about getting what you want in life or choices that define who you are.
A dream of a mall can show up when you are deciding who you want to date, making changes to your lifestyle, or experiencing changes in your personality.
The stores in a mall symbolize states of mind with themes that are symbolic based on your feelings or perceptions of those stores. For example a store such as the GAP could symbolize a more proper or conservative lifestyle choice, where as a more urban clothing store may symbolize a more desirous personality choice.
Sales people in a mall represents aspects of your personality that are attempting to convince you of a choice, belief, or idea that you are considering.
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To dream of a mammoth represents your feelings that something is bigger than you are. You may feel that a situation is too big for you to control.
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To dream of a manager represents an aspect of yourself that makes sure things are doing what they're supposed to. You may organizing a number people or responsibilities at once.
Example: A man dreamed of a manager telling him what to do. In waking life a tax problem came up that required him to have a number of people speak in his favor. The manager reflected his organization of stories from the group of people to help write a letter to fix his tax problem.
To dream of a mango represents a situation that inspires cheerfulness, solace, or gives you a feeling of relief. You are optimistic about how much better something feels than it did before.
Example: A young man dreamed of being given a mango. In real life he had reluctantly given up a loved pet and a friend had sympathized with him. The mango reflected the sense of optimism he got from his friend who made him realize that his choice was for the best.
To dream of Manhattan represents social interaction with other people where you are so far better off that you don't have to do anyone a favor. Noticing you're better than others while an entire situation revolves around your decision-making power. Not having to do anything except notice your own power. Being the leader of a situation where you have the freedom to cut off anyone you want to their face.
Negatively, Manhattan may reflect abusing your power to stay in total control of a social situation. Abusing power for the purpose of simply never being told what to do.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing Manhattan being destroyed by an asteroid. In waking life he was in total control of his dead mothers estate and realized that one day he'd eventually have to sell her house because he couldn't do anything to stop it. Manhattan reflected his interaction with relatives whom he had total power over as he managed the estate while having to answer to no one.
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To dream of a mannequin represents you or someone else that cares about nothing except being noticed as a perfect example. A need to be noticed doing something the that others should copy. Wanting to be noticed by others as a perfect example.
Negatively, a mannequin may be a sign that you are too concerned about how you are viewed by others. It may also be a sign that you don't care about anything except showing off or having people look up to you. A reflection of the importance you feel to make a certain impression that may have no substance.
Example: A man dreamed of falling in love with a mannequin. In waking life he was using a beautiful escort to lie to family that he had a girlfriend and slowly began to fall in love with the escort. The mannequin he feel in love with represented his obsession with keep the lie that he had a perfect girlfriend.
Example 2: An patriotic American man dreamed of seeing a mannequin shot up into the sky and blow up. In waking life he had been talking to friends about himself filing lawsuits against the Government for excessive corruption. The mannequin blowing up in the sky represented how important he felt it was to be noticed by people filing his lawsuit to prove his "Americanness" and how it eventually resulted in nothing as he was rejected by the courts. The dream reflected the futility he felt trying to be a perfect example of an American.
To dream of a mansion represents your perspective on a situation where you are all-powerful, more resourceful than others, or experiencing better success than others. You may feel better, luckier, or more capable than other people in some way. You may have a sense of something wonderful or special happening in your life. A perspective on a situation where you feel it's impossible to be perceived by others as losing.
A mansion may also reflect feelings about how exceptionally resourceful, creative, or powerful you are. Feeling that big achievements or adept skills are always easy for you. Feelings about being a leader, boss, or head of the family.
Mansions in dreams may also reflect your feelings about people in your life that you feel are too powerful, too important, or resourceful to ever be forced to listen to you. Someone in your life that enjoys more power than you of which you can never stop. Possibly a reflection of your feelings about your boss. Feelings about someone in your life that never loses.
Relationship wise, a mansion in a dream may reflect feelings about being noticed by others as having a perfectly happy relationship that is impossible to breakup. Feeling that you are perceived by others as having a lucky perfect relationship with a "soul mate." Relationships where you feel you are a "show couple" or "power couple."
Example: A young man dreamed of being inside a beautiful mansion and being surprised to find out that he owned it. In waking life he had discovered that he had natural talent for art that was better than average people. He was shocked by how exceptionally talented he was. He couldn't stop drawing pictures that impressed people.
Example 2: A young woman dreamed of seeing a mansion that was run down on the outside, but beautiful on the inside. In waking life she had told her boyfriend very painful truths that caused damage to their relationship and feared a breakup. The mansion with the exterior damage and beautiful interior may have reflected her feelings about herself being perceived by others as having to accept flaws to her reputation for having a perfect relationship that was originally perceived to be too good to ever break up. She would have to accept being viewed by others as having a strong relationship without an appearance of perfect happiness.
Example 3: A woman dreamed of walking into a mansion. In waking life she tried to talk to her boss on a personal level, but her boss had no interest in talking to her at all.
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To dream of manslaughter represents unintended failure or a change that has occurred by accident. Manslaughter may be a sign that you didn't realize your own strength while confronting a problem or didn't expect a problem to be as dangerous as it was. Manslaughter may be a sign that you need to let go of blaming yourself or others.
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To dream of a map represents your understanding of the direction your life is going, or where you currently stand as you attempt to achieve goals. It may also reflect a plan of action to get what you want or make a change. Studying the direction you should take in life.
To dream of a map of a country represents understanding the direction of your life as you are experiencing a certain state of mind. The country then reflects a state of mind you are in. See the themes section for countries for a more in depth look at country symbolism.
To dream of having difficulty understanding or reading a map represents feeling lost, or difficulty in figuring out where you life is currently going.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing a map of his country. In waking life he was trying figure out what his life purpose was and how he should live.
Example 2: A psychology student dreamed of flying over a map of the United States when the pilot said they were having engine trouble. Massachusetts which they were currently flying over was deemed too dangerous to land in. In waking life the student was having trouble deciding between two different kinds of psychology programs in different states. They felt that the programs in Massachusetts weren't good enough because it would make them have to live too close to their parents.
Example 3: A woman dreamed of having no map. In waking life she was unsure about what university to choose.
Example 4: A man dreamed of being frustrated looking at a map. In waking life he was irritated by problems at his new job making it difficult for him to understand and control his work department.
To dream of raw marble rock represents feelings about the possibility or potential for becoming an unquestionably respected winner.
To dream of marble flooring represents the theme or tone of a situation in your life being unquestionably respectable. Feeling that everything you do or say is being perfectly respected by others. Feeling like an winner that is impossible to stop.
To dream of toy marbles represents feelings about situations where you are risking your resources to take away someone else's. Risking looking stupid trying to make someone else look stupid. Attempting to maximize your own gains while trying to maximize others losses. Financial risks. Risks to get more control or leverage.
To dream of a marching band represents an impressive display of teamwork or perfect co-ordination. Solidarity on display.
Alternatively, dreaming about a marching band may represent showing off to others how with how skillful or accomplished you are. Signalling to others that you are too skillful or perfect to lose.
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To dream of marigold flowers represents sensitive feelings about other people needing to respect or appreciate something. Loving or respecting other people while asking for nothing in return.
Negatively, marigolds may reflect feelings about being forced to respect or appreciate something. Feeling that appreciating something or someone is the only thing you get to do. Responsible selfless love. Having to talk about something like it's only a good thing even if it doesn't benefit you at all.
Example: A woman dreamed of her marigold seeds turning into a marigold jungle with her two kids crying in stuck inside the jungle. In waking life she was pregnant with her third child and was having feelings of her current 2 children being neglected while she demanded they respect the new pregnancy.
To dream of marijuana represents taking a break from what you are thinking. This means you stopped working on a project or working towards a goal and decided to relax, or take part in more care free activities.
If you have a negative personal view of marijuana it may symbolize an aspect of something in your life that is compromising you, making you lose control, or encouraging a loss of identity.
To dream of a marina represents a mindset that is comfortable or feeling good while facing a number of problems. Facing a lot of uncertainty smoothly or with confidence. Feeling safe enough to deal with a lot of problems whenever you are ready.
To dream of a mariner represents you or someone else that is experienced is navigating uncertain or negative situations. Being adept at getting through a difficult situation.
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To dream of marriage represents a sense of union or permanence. Aspects of yourself that are working together all the time. A situation that you are always involved with. Ideas you are convinced of. Behavior or habits you can't see yourself discontinuing. Dependency of a certain way of thinking or acting.
Marriage may be a sign that you are repeating certain behavior a lot or experiencing something that you feel is permanent.
Negatively, marriage may reflect situations that you feel stuck with. Feeling trapped or held back.
Example: A man dreamed of being married to Evangeline Lilly. The quality that stood out the most to him about Evangeline Lilly was her unwillingness to "take crap" from anyone. In waking life the man was spending a lot of time yelling at his business partner who was being irresponsible. Being married to Evangeline Lilly reflected how he felt he had to prove to his partner that he wouldn't take crap from him at all times.
Example 2: A young girl dreamed of being married to a vampire. In waking life she noticed herself being dependent on using her friend to get through a class at school.
To dream of vegetable marrows may reflect preoccupation with situations or choices where being bigger is a factor. Unpleasant feelings about being unable to avoid someone or something bigger than you. Options or choices that are bigger in a meaningless way. Being bigger for the sake of being bigger or having no consideration for any other factor except a need to be bigger.
Negatively, dreaming of a marrow may reflect insecurity about your size, power, or abilities. Insecurity about someone else being bigger than you are. Feeling that a certain choice is too big to be enjoyed or accepted by others. Feeling stupid being smaller than someone else. Feeling held back my family or safe choices. Feelings about situations or choices that preoccupied with safety, economy, and family life before noticing being a winner. Having to choose other people's feelings before choosing to succeed. Feelings about something bigger in your life being useless or ugly. Wasting your time thinking about a bigger choice.
For men, dreaming of a marrow may reflect insecurity about another man's penis size being bigger than yours.
Example: A woman dreamed of being offered marrows which didn't interest her. In waking life she sought advice from a professional and felt the advice uselessly too important sounding.
To dream of the planet Mars represents conflict. You may feel that everything or everyone in your life is trying to fail you. A mindset that is hanging on during tough times, adversity, or a dangerous situation.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing the planet Mars with recurring speed bumps on the surface. In waking life he had a illness that was getting aggravated once a every month and required his full attention.
To dream of marshmallows represents feelings about an aspect of your life that feels fantastic, but lacks importance. Feelings of loving or liking yourself with something "fantastically extra." Paying extra attention to yourself. Vanity. Vain choices that feel good, but are not necessary. Enjoying "every single little detail" in an experience you are having. Enjoyable, yet unnecessary "extras." An area of your life that feels fantastic, but isn't relevant to functioning. An enjoyable, but ultimately irrelevant "bonus."
Negatively, marshmallows may reflect feelings of dependence vain or unnecessary choices. A sign that you sensitive about enjoying yourself perfectly with a vain lifestyle that is interfering with more serious aspects of your life. Feeling that every single frivolous detail is required in order for you to feel good. Dependence on "extras" to be happy. Too much focus on life having to feel perfectly fantastic. Too much concern with enjoying yourself having your own way when it's not relevant. Dependence on something unimportant that makes everything else in your life feel better. Preferring to feel good with something frivolous than to confront your problems.
Dreams of marshmallows are very commonly accompanied by images of chocolate. This may reflect an excessive need to enjoy your life that is interfering with more serious aspects of your life.
Example: A young man dreamed of a marshmallow eating him. In waking life he was concerned that his need to have a perfect after school social life with all his friends was causing him to start failing at school. The marshmallows in this case may have reflected his feeling about the extra after hours time he was enjoying with friends that felt really good to experience, but was unnecessary to the proper functioning of his life. Overall the dream reflected feelings about "bonus" social activity that was destroying his school performance.
To dream of a mascot represents you or others that is trying to generate enthusiastic support for something. Trying to "drum up" support or get others behind behind a cause by making them feel that it's most important. Wanting others to think that something is important.
Negatively, a mascot may reflect last minute desperation to get others to help you. Manipulating others feelings to your purposes. Trying to get support by making others feel sorry for you or scared for your well-being.
To dream of mashed potatoes represents simplicity or a lack of complications. Areas of your life that are easy to understand or easy to live with. Alternatively, mashed potatoes may reflect positive feelings about someone taking care of you or doing a job for you.
To dream of mashed potatoes with gravy represents simplicity that totally satisfies you.
Example: A woman dreamed of having trouble eating mashed potatoes. In waking life she was a successful real estate agent that was starting to have serious problems selling a home during the US banking crisis and economic slowdown of 2008.
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To dream of a mask represents true intentions or true feelings that are being hidden. You or someone else that is not being honest or being themselves. Alternatively, a mask may reflect the truth of a situation that has been hidden. You or someone else that is pretending to act in a certain way. Concealing the truth or true emotions.
Negatively, dreaming about a mask may reflect lying, cheating, or manipulation. Dishonest efforts to conceal the truth. Acting fake with people.
To dream of a mask coming off represents the truth that is coming to light. True feelings or true intentions are being revealed. The truth of a situation is being revealed. A masking coming off may also reflect surprise that an angry or aggressive person is not really as bad as you first thought.
Example: A young girl dreamed of her mother wearing a wolf mask and then seeing her take it off at the end. In waking life she was experiencing her mother being very angry believing that her mother hated her forever, before her mother calmed down and returned to her normal self.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of wearing a mask. In waking life she was in marriage counseling and was discussing how she didn't like having to pretend she enjoyed the things her husband enjoyed to keep the marriage happy.
Example 3: A man dreamed of seeing someone wearing a mask. In waking life he suspected that his ex-girlfriend was spreading rumors about him although she denied it.
Example 4: A man dreamed of seeing old friends with masks on. In waking life he won a lot of money and started to witness old friends he didn't like pretending to like him because of his new found wealth.
To dream of a masquerade ball represents situations people are enjoying lying or being "full of shit." It may reflect situations where you are lying to friends or family. Enjoying yourself being a giant poser, fake, or something that you're not. Thinking others are fools because telling a lie to help yourself is too easy.
Negatively, dreaming about a masquerade may reflect problems being yourself or being honest about yourself. Fooling others with lies. Feeling good lying to people's faces and getting away with it. Telling a "beautiful lie."
To dream of going to mass may represent a desire to know that you aren't doing anything wrong, or that you're making the right choices.
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To dream of a massacre represents big changes for better or worse. Some area of your life has been completely wiped out.
Negatively, it may reflect confidence, resources, happiness, or relationships that are totally gone. Positively, it may reflect a lot of fear, negative emotions, bad habits, or negative situations that are being confronted at once.
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To dream of getting a massage represents a person or situation that is giving you ease, comfort, or nurturance. Feeling good being relieved of something.
Alternatively, to dream of a massage represents you or someone else that is totally preoccupied with their own need to feel good.
Example: A man dreamed of being given a massage. In waking life his abusive controlling father was starting to die. The massage reflected his father's impending death making him feel relieved that life would soon be better for him.
Example: A woman dreamed of seeing his husband on a massage table. In waking life she felt her husband was becoming too arrogant by regularly making comments about sex with other women.
To dream of a masseuse represents a concentrated effort to ease, nurture, or comfort someone else.
To dream of seeing or hiring a masseuse may represent your attempt to let go of problems, relax about a situation, or stop being so defensive.
To dream of masturbating represents pleasing yourself mentally or emotionally. Fantasizing, daydreaming, or pleasant thoughts about desires, wishes, or goals. Things that may not be realistic at the moment. You or some aspect of your personality is more focused on enjoying yourself or being successful than on true achievement or real life experiences.
You may see masturbating in a dream when you are spending a lot of time daydreaming about enjoying success, leisure, or using power to attain what you want in life.
To dream of a matador represents you or someone else that is trying to show others that something dangerous doesn't matter.
Negatively, a matador may reflect showing off or taking risks to show someone else that something isn't dangerous. Showing off your bravery.
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To dream of matches represents your feelings about simple or unsophisticated methods to start something.
Negatively, matches may reflect empty or shallow feelings about destroying relationships or starting something dangerous. Desperate vain attempts to start something you feel is important. Wasting your time with an impotent option to start or stop something.
To dream of having only one match may reflect feeling about having only one chance to start something. One opportunity to get what you want to happen. Limited chances to "ignite" or rekindle a situation or relationship. One limited chance to destroy something. Feeling that you have a small opportunity to get revenge or pay someone back. It may also reflect your feeling that you may be screwed if you waste an important opportunity.
Example: A man dreamed of being desperate to get some matches so he could burn a kitchen down. In waking life he ran into people from his former workplace and was desperate to find a way to prevent himself from socializing with them and having to be friends with them ever again. The matches he was desperate to find may have reflected his eagerness to find any petty reason to cut off and destroy or "burn down" future friendships with the people he didn't like.
Example 2: A man dreamed of desperately using matches in a basement to keep the hot water tank burner running. He witnessed the hot water tank burner turn off while he sat in total darkness. In waking life he was a criminal who was desperate to keep his criminal enterprise running. He tried everything he could to keep it hidden and functional until the police shut him down.
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To dream of a matchmaker represents feelings about yourself or others that is focused on interesting other people in new experiences. Your openness to trying new things. Your feelings about a situation being a conduit for new opportunities. Feelings about a situation or role becoming a conduit to meeting someone. The power to experience something new because you are involved in something.
Alternatively, a matchmaker may reflect feelings about your love life. Feeling pressured into finding a lover. Feeling that social situation is "opening a door" to you to meet someone.
Negatively, a matchmaker may reflect feelings about other people meddling in your life or wasting your time with trying new ideas. It may also reflect your tendency to meddle in other people's personal lives or forcing new ideas on people. Feeling that a new opportunity is inappropriate.
Example: A woman dreamed of a matchmaker with red eyes. In waking life she felt that a man's son's death allowed her to get closer to him. She wanted to date him, but felt it was inappropriate. The matchmaker in the dream may have reflected her feelings about the man's son's death offering an opportunity or conduit to get closer to the man.
To dream of studying math or trying to solve a math equation represents a difficult life situation that requires you care about positive choices, or solutions. Issues or situations that are unforgiving of mistakes or wrong choices.
A situation or desired outcome in your life that requires sacrifices, objectivity, or adherence to good habits, morals, or rational thought.
Math in a dream may also reflect a problem in your life with only one right solution. Something that may difficult to accept or that tests you a person.
Example: A woman dreamed that it was punishable by death to write down anything concerned with mathematics. In waking life she was living in Nazi Germany during Hitler's rule. The illegal mathematics in this case may have reflected her feelings about the oppressive restrictions of the Nazi regime making her fear being caught trying to solve or discuss difficult personal problems as it may appear that she wasn't loyal to the government.
To dream of a bare mattress represents an unsatisfying or uncomfortable situation that you are choosing to stick with. A bare mattress may be a sign that you feel some area of your life is missing something or isn't good enough. It may reflect situations where you are preferring to relax in an uncomfortable way as a means to avoid more even more uncomfortable.
Example: A woman dreamed of escaping her work colleagues on a flying mattress. In waking life she was trying hard to get away from her work colleagues fighting because they were getting on her nerves. The flying mattress have reflected to her choice to enjoy herself alone doing something she didn't really like, but preferred over being with her colleagues.
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To dream of a mausoleum may represent a permanent reminder of how good something or someone in your life used to be. Being inside a mausoleum may reflect a celebration of the past or feeling good remembering an accomplishment. Acknowledging past genius in some area of your life. Reunions that are centered around a notable past accomplishment. Feeling that a past accomplishment or idea is too incredible to forget.
Negatively, a mausoleum may be a sign that you are too concerned with believing that what you or someone else did in the past was the most important thing that ever happened. Choosing to never let go or move on. Too much concern for thinking past accomplishments need to be admired or remembered indefinitely. Arrogantly remembering yourself a genius because of something you did in your past. Respecting other people's past arrogance or bad behavior as good thing. Jealousy of yourself never doing something as incredible as you did in the past. Feeling that you will never be a good as you used to be.
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To dream of a maxi pad represents your wish to enjoy yourself while feeling forced to deal with a nagging problem. Not allowing your problem to stop you. Feeling that you have a way to make a "time out" a lot easier on yourself. Annoyed feelings that you have to be careful about addressing at a problem at all when nobody else has to.
Negatively, a maxi pad may reflect problems with overlooking how hard, complicated, or drawn out a problem could be. A naive view of how easy you can make a "timeout" be.
Alternatively, dreams of maxi pads or tampons may reflect a woman's heightened concerns about embarrassing herself by bleeding on herself in public because she didn't properly use a sanitary product.
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To dream of a maze represents feelings about how frustrating or difficult it is to find a safe way out of a problem. Feelings about a conflict or problem being impossible to get out of. Puzzling situations or intricate problems. Indecision, confusion, missteps, feeling lost or being misled. A confusing route towards your goals
You may be finding it difficult to find your way through a mass of information or options.
Example: A teenage girl dreamed of being trapped in a maze with where her boyfriend was at the end. In waking life she was having a fight with her boyfriend and felt frustrated that she didn't know what to say or how to act around her boyfriend to get back to her happy relationship with him.
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To dream of McDonald's may represent situations in your life that encourage pleasure or comfort. Often a dream symbol that reflects sexual experiences, financial success, or anything happening in your life that is really enjoyable. A perfect "feel good" experience you are having. Feeling good never having to lose or experiencing non-stop enjoyment.
Negatively, dreaming about McDonald's restaurant may be a sign that you are addicted to pleasure in some way that may have long-term consequences. Feeling that life should have too easy no matter what even when it may come with personal costs or is hurting others feelings. Choosing to feel good all the time avoiding work or discipline.
To dream of working at McDonald's may represents perfectly catering to others enjoyment. You or someone else that is doing whatever it takes to make others feel good never having to lose at all.
Negatively, working at McDonald's may reflect feelings of being used by others to have a really good time. Feeling that you are a loser that has to make other people enjoy their lives no matter what.
Example: A man dreamed of eating at McDonald's restaurant. In waking life he was an artist who had found people who really enjoyed his work. He felt good being able to get praise ever single time he showed these people his new artwork. He felt good enjoying how easy his life was to be respected so easily for all he did. He felt like a perfect winner that couldn't ever lose again.
Example 2: A young man dreamed of eating at McDonald's. In waking life he was watching a lot of pornography.
To dream of a meadow represents openness and security. Feeling good enjoying a situation all to yourself. A beautiful or wonderful situation that never gets interrupted. Being yourself or expressing yourself with nobody around to spoil it. Taking time out to appreciate your accomplishments or personal interests.
Example: A woman dreamed of being in a meadow and having to inspect every blade of grass. In waking life she was doing research on ancient languages for her book that required a lot of careful inspection of the ancient translations. The meadow scene may have reflected her feelings about how wonderful it felt having all the private personal access and assistance she needed for her research while meticulously having to verify all the work.
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To dream of a measuring tape represents your attempt to measure or feel the strength or severity of a situation. Noticing exactly what you need and nothing more. Doing something to test a person or situation to feel how powerful or capable they are. It may also reflect a comparison you are using to notice how bad something is or how strong something is. Doing something to see how you measure up. You may be trying to figure out why someone else can get away with something and you can't.
Alternatively, a measuring tape may reflect your preparation or research before doing something. Figuring out how much emotion, aggression, or work will be required to reach a goal. Negatively, you may be doubting yourself or trying to see what you can get away with.
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To dream of meat represents situations or experiences that give you a sense of confidence or power. Control, dominance, or having your way.
To dream of raw meat represents a situation in waking life where you want to take or seize power.
To dream of eating raw meat may indicate your rush or haste to seize power. Negatively, it may reflect your wish to fail or embarrass people who want to take your power away by "getting the jump" on them. Not wasting any time preparing or waiting for a situation that gives you control or confidence.
Consider the type of meat for additional meaning.
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To dream of a mech suit may reflect a need to use something to your advantage to defend yourself emotionally. Using something to make yourself stronger than you are on your own. Taking advantage of an opportunity to make yourself more impenetrable to opposition or defensive against criticism.
Negatively, a mech suit may reflect a dependency on using an ability or resource to make yourself look stronger than you really are. A fear of confronting a conflict without an advantage you can control. Knowing that "underneath it all" you are not as strong as you project yourself to be.
Example: A young man dreamed of wearing a mech suit while chasing an armored car. In waking life he was stubbornly telling all his friends and family that he had to live his life on his own without them as he left his hometown to look for better financial opportunities. He used his need to be on his own as an excuse to look strong while excluding people because he didn't want to look weak.
To dream of a mechanic represents feelings about a thinking style or decision-making style being wrong. Feeling that your lifestyle "needs to be repaired." Feeling that your life needs a change to help you become a bigger winner or "get back on track." Advice or acknowledgement about what kinds of changes you will require to return to a happy or smoother functioning life.
A mechanic may reflect insight or acknowledgement about your flaws or oversights. Realizing that there is a need to be more sophisticated about your approach to goals. It may also reflect the healing past hurts or traumas that are holding you back. Repairing or changing some area of your life that has stopped you from making progress.
To dream that you are a mechanic may reflect informing others about what they have to do to make their choices or goals work. Helping others be more intelligent about the choices or decision-making. Revealing to others their lack of understanding or sophistication with their methods or decision styles. Feelings about yourself helping others move on from trauma, bad relationships, or painful conflict. Helping others learn about flaws or weaknesses that stop them from being a bigger winner.
Example: A man dreamed of an incompetent mechanic that tried to fix his car, but left it with a fatal error. In waking life was recently divorced and felt that he had made a big mistake in choosing to start dating a woman that he was too afraid to break up with. The incompetent mechanic in this case may have reflected his feelings about his decision-making style regarding dating women needing some changes.
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Medal Of Honor
To dream of a medal of honor represents an acknowledgement or pride in having done more than other people would do. Pride or recognition in knowing you didn't turn away from a difficulty when other people would. Recognition or a reminder of how you went unusually beyond what was expected of you during a difficult or scary situation.
To dream of medals represents feelings of acknowledgement or reward for an achievement. Feeling recognized for your abilities or talents. Feelings that you are the best at something.
Negatively, medals may reflect sensitivity or insecurity about being noticed as the best. They may also reflect an arrogant need to display your superior abilities. Alternatively, medals may be a sign that you are "resting on your laurels" too much.
To dream of a gold medal represents acknowledgement or recognition for being the absolute best. Feeling that your performance or achievement was perfect. A superior achievement that gets the most attention.
To dream of a silver medal represents acknowledgement or recognition for being good, but not great. Feeling that you are not as perfect as you'd like to be. You may feel that a single mistake cost you the recognition you wanted.
To dream of a bronze medal represents feelings of your acknowledgement being out of respect only. A notable achievement that doesn't impress anyone.
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To dream of medical school represents concern about what other people's problems are. Anxiety or jealousy that you can't stop someone else's negativity. It may also reflect embarrassment that a negative person can't be stopped.
To dream of medicine represents an antidote to a problem or negative situation. Thoughts, habits, or situations that heal and balance you. Medicine in a dream may also reflect experiences we don't like, but need in order to fix a negative situation.
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To dream of medieval times represents a dangerous situation in your life where there is always the threat of total failure. People around you may be very risky or irresponsible with you. The constant threat of failure if your behavior isn't perfect. Feeling that your life is dominated by harsh circumstances. Stoical acceptance of suffering. Brutality.
Alternatively, medieval scenery in a dream may reflect how dangerously ignorant you feel people are. People that claim expertise with dangerous results. Confident or powerful people who scare you with their incompetence or ignorance.
Example: A woman dreamed of seeing medieval buildings in a field. In waking life she had a medical problem that doctors seemed to primitive to her to figure out. They gave her medication that never worked and kept trying to do other things that never seemed to work either.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of being in a medieval castle. In waking life she felt that her family was very controlling and domineering.
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To dream of an important meeting represents feelings of being obligated to participate, listen, or share with others. It may also reflect your attempt to learn to integrate various aspects of yourself. Learning about everything that is most important at once.
Negatively, being in a meeting may reflect feelings of being unable to escape your sense obligation to another person. Feeling that you are wasting time avoiding offending or hurting someone's else feelings. A fear of not showing your solidarity. It may also mean you feel overburdened by different aspects of your life.
To dream of meeting someone for the first time represents new experiences or feelings you are having in waking life. Positively, it may reflect new confidence or luck you are feeling. Negatively, it may reflect a first encounter with a problem or opportunity to face an issue.
To dream of using a megaphone represents your wish to be more vocal about an issue or making sure you are heard. Guaranteeing that you are not overlooked or ensuring that your message is getting across. Making sure that nothing except your opinion or feelings are heard.