The letter N in a dream represents creating only positivity. Something you're doing or thinking is free from negative influence. The inability to fail. N reflects overcoming problems or having already confronted negative aspects of your life. Being very focused on not doing anything stupid.
The symbolism is N is based on the two vertical lines representing co-creation. The left pointing line representing positivity.
N is the 14th letter of the alphabet and in numerology 14 represents experience or something that doesn't cancel.
To dream of a nachos represents situations that make you feel good doing what other people also like. Group harmony or enjoying the same things as others. It may also reflect your attempt to fit in, follow the crowd, or making changes that are easily accepted by others.
To dream of nail clippers represents the choice or possibility to improve your standing or keep yourself looking like a respectable person. Nail clippers may reflect management of your physical appearance, self-improvement, polishing your reputation, or actively maintaining responsibilities that have some bearing on how others perceive you. Helping yourself or others to feel that they deserve to be respected.
Negatively, nail clippers may reflect feelings of being forced to be a respectable person. Fear or frustration that you have no choice but to polish your appearance in ways that are scary or unpleasant. Feelings that positive changes required from you go too far. An excessive concern with keeping up appearances.
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To dream of nail gun or power nailer represents the ability to effortlessly keep a situation staying put. It may also reflect the ability to easily keep multiple people or problems permanently under control.
Negatively, a nail gun may represent a heavy handed approach to preventing a person or situation from getting out of control. Going overboard or the risk of going overboard preventing change.
Example: A man dreamed of firing a nail gun. In waking life he sent a very scathing email to two relatives who were disrespecting him behind his back to get them to stop. The nail gun reflected the ease with which he set his family straight.
To dream nail polish represents something that you feel good noticing about yourself . It may also reflect what you feel good letting others notice about you.
To dream of a nail represents holding power or persistence in some area of your life. Something that is binding. You may feel forcefully bound to something. There may be responsibilities or obligations that can't be ignored. You may feel forced to do something.
To hammer nails in your dream represents willpower, tenacity, or persistence. It may also reflect the binding nature of a final or long term decision. You may be forcing something to happen.
To dream of having your hands nailed to objects represents feelings of being forcefully bound to certain situations. You may be unable to do as you please or express yourself in a way that you'd like.
Example: A woman who worked in the corporate world once dreamed of seeing an imprisoned artist with his hands nailed to an object he was holding. The nails reflected her feelings of being forcefully bound to her work responsibilities. The artist in her felt trapped by work obligations and unable to express her creativity.
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To dream of being naked represents feelings of being vulnerable or exposed. An aspect your life is totally out in the open or revealed. An unexpected change may be making you feel like your private life is suddenly on display to others. Feeling put on the spot in a way you aren't used to. Feeling that you have no protection. Feeling awkward. A lack of privacy.
Negatively, dreaming of being naked may reflect your dishonesty that is impossible to hide anymore. Feeling embarrassed that you got caught lying. Personal information or private matters may be out in the open. Feeling vulnerable or susceptible to influence. Feeling exposed, humiliated, or powerless because a weakness has been revealed. Feeling shame, inept, or inadequate. Feeling vulnerable to others judgement.
Positively, being naked in a dream may represent feelings of being totally confident. Not caring what other people think about you at all. Enjoying having the truth exposed. Feeling that you have nothing to hide. If you enjoy being naked it may reflect a situation in which you feel free to all restraints. Nothing is holding you back. Feeling unencumbered. Openness and sincerity.
To dream of other people being naked may represent "seeing the naked truth of a situation." All weaknesses are out in the open.
To dream of being naked at school represents waking life situations where you may be experiencing anxiety about problems that you can't do anything to hide. Facing something serious that you can't keep private.
To dream of being naked at work represents feelings about having to be honest all the time. Being unable to disguise or cover up your mistakes. Situations where cheating is impossible or spotted immediately. It may also reflect feelings about honesty being important to prove all the time.
To dream of being naked at the beach may represent feelings about being unable to hide your true intentions or to act dishonest while confronting a negative situation. Facing uncertainty in your life while being unable to lie or hide anything. The beach reflects a confrontational moment in your life while the nakedness points to feelings about your true self being on display to others.
To dream of hiding your naked body represents a fear of having the truth revealed or exposed. Embarrassment of being caught lying. There is something about yourself that you don't want scrutinized. Wishing to conceal a weakness.
To see beautiful sexually attractive people naked may represent desirable experiences that you want to have. It may also reflect your sexual desires or fantasies. Experiencing situations that you really like.
Being naked and ready for sex represents your readiness to enjoy yourself doing something you like. Negatively, it may be a sign that you are too eager or allowing the prospect of pleasure to cloud your judgement.
To dream of being naked while people laugh at you represents feelings of embarrassment about some area of your life that is out in the open. Humiliation due to lies or impotence being revealed. If you don't care about the laughter it reflects a high degree of comfort with yourself despite what other people think of you. Feeling no jealousy or not allowing revelations to bother you. Being uninhibited.
Example: A girl had recurring nightmares about walking around a street naked wearing only gloves. In waking life he was in a strict religious convent school requiring a uniform to be worn. She was always losing her gloves. The dream may have reflected her fears about being discovered having lost her gloves and being revealed as inadequate person in a place she found to be too strict.
Example 2: A woman had recurring dreams of being naked. In waking life she was having problems getting pregnant and was concerned that other people were thinking about her as infertile loser.
Example 3: A man dreamed of seeing naked people. In waking life he was embarrassed at having to reveal to friends that he would have to move back to his home country due to economic reasons.
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To dream of your name may reflect feelings about who you are as a person. Negatively, it may reflect feelings of not being good enough as a person. It may also reflect total arrogance that you are better than other people. Too much focus on yourself being important. Consider how a name makes you feel when you hear it for additional meaning.
To dream of someone calling your name represents some aspect of your personality that desires attention or power. Feelings about being special.
To dream of a name that you've never heard before represents an aspect of your personality based on how that name makes you feel. Ask yourself what thoughts or feelings you have you hear the name.
To dream of people you know with the names of other people represents aspects of your personality that influenced or controlled by other aspects of your personality.
To dream of people whose names you never know represents your feeling that something in your life is unattainable or "unknowable" for you. You may think that a goal can't be secured for good. It may also reflect feelings that you are unable to know what your problem is or why something keeps happening to you.
Example: A man dreamed of being called the name "Chad." In waking life Chad wasn't his real name. He felt that people named Chad were easily liked or always viewed as a winner by others. In waking life around the time of the dream he was experiencing an unusual amount of attention and popularity.
To dream of Napoleon Bonaparte represents controlling behavior that imposes a need for full integrity before all else.
Negatively, dreaming about Napoleon Bonaparte may be sign that you are scaring other people that they don't matter until you have been perfectly respected first.
Example: While attending Radcliffe College, Helen Keller dreamed of being Napoleon Bonaparte riding a horse in a battle. The dream may have been a reflection of her feelings about her disabilities causing her to aggressive about being supported so that she could perform well in school with integrity. It may also have reflected her sense of entitlement to special assistance and her heightened sensitivity about preventing anyone from stopping her from being involved due to her disabilities. She was most likely facing unfamiliar challenges head on and noticed herself having to act like a jerk to perform well.
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To dream of a narrow space represents feelings of being restricted, confined, or limited. A narrow hallway or passage may reflect limited choices as you transition from one phase to another. A narrow room may reflect frustration, pressure, or a fear of being stuck.
To dream about driving down a road that keeps getting more narrow may reflect feelings about a situation closing in on you. Feeling that your ability to stay in control slowly becoming more difficult.
Example: A woman dreamed of walking down a narrow path. In waking life she was pregnant and doctors told her that she had to be very careful as her body was very sensitive and may require a c-section when she gets close to the moment of labor.
Native American Reservation
To dream of being on a Native American reservation represents a mindset where you actively refuse to change your ways or submit to someone else's wishes. You may be very stubborn or standoffish.
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To dream of natural disaster represents feelings of uncertainty or chaos during emotionally significant changes that you are powerless to stop. Unexpected problems you couldn't predict or control.
Feelings about poorly behaved people getting into serious trouble you can't stop.
Example: A woman dreamed of trying to survive a natural disaster. She didn't know for sure what kind of disaster it was. In waking life her son had gotten into serious trouble with the law and was confronting the possibility of a very long jail sentence. She was uncertain about how bad the legal situation was or how to legally address it. The natural disaster symbolism in this case may have reflected her feelings about her son being a trouble maker causing unpredictable and serious legal problems.
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To dream of the navy represents a rigid stance or belief system that is confrontational. Refusing to stop being someone else's problem. Getting in someone else's face and refusing to back down. Knowing your behavior or intentions are negative while you stubbornly confront someone. Being negative for the sake of a good cause. A stubborn attitude as a last resort.
Negatively, the navy may reflect your arrogant intention to never stop hurting or bothering someone. It may also reflect a person or problem that is so arrogant it cares about you never stopping it when it knows it's wrong.
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To dream of a Nazi represents an aspect of yourself that is merciless and can't be reasoned with. You or someone else that stops at nothing to achieve it's goals.
Alternatively, a Nazi may reflect your or someone else that is too concerned with rules.
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To dream of a neck represents the interface between your thoughts and feelings. What you feel and what you actually choose to do in life about those feelings. The connection between your thoughts and actions. Often a symbol for your total commitment to a relationship or situation.
Negatively, a neck symbolizes issues where you may feel one way, but act in another.
Romantically, a neck may represent how committed you are. How dedicated you are both emotionally and physically to someone.
A pain or problem with your neck represents problems with expressing your true feelings or living by what you really believe in.
To dream of putting a necklace around a neck represents a total commitment to a situation or person. You are committed with both mind and action.
Example: A young girl dreamed having a boil on her neck that got worse. In waking life she was regretting her choice to date her boyfriend and slowly beginning to feel awkward around him.
Example 2: A man dreamed of feeling weird giving a girl he liked a necklace. In waking life he was beginning to feel that this girl that he liked was too old for him.
To dream of a necklace represents a total commitment to an decision, idea, situation, or other person. There is a commitment with both mind and action.
If someone doesn't want to put on a necklace it represents unfulfilled desires, resistance, or rejection you are feeling in life.
Negatively, dreaming about a necklace may reflect big commitments that are irrational or that are towards people who don't feel that same way about you as you do about them.
Example: A man dreamed of trying to put a gift necklace around the neck of a woman he fell in love with and watching her think it was weird. In waking life he had fallen in completely in love with this woman and later found out that she wasn't interested in him at all.
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To dream of necrophilia represents feelings about yourself or someone else inappropriately enjoying others failures. Secretly enjoying someone else losing. Enjoying some area of your life that has failed because it's so important or enjoyable to you that you don't care if it's a failure. Eagerness to enjoy someone else being a total loser. Enjoying having the power to never be resisted or argued with by someone who has lose power. Enjoying others insignificance or stupidity.
Enjoying not having to fight for your goals. Excessive enjoyment of a situation that is finished. Excessive need for revenge. Awareness of yourself not caring about others feelings or respecting them. No concern for the quality of an experience because you are happy to experience your desires in even a pathetic manner. Enjoying an experience being too easy.
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To dream of negotiating represents your hesitance to accept new ideas or situations until conditions are perfect. You may be cautious or worried about embarrassing yourself.
Negatively, negotiating may reflect a fear of being ripped off or making a fool of yourself. It may also reflect nitpicking.
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To dream of a neighbor you actually have represents an aspect of your personality based on your more honest feelings or memories of that person. Ask yourself what one thing stands out the most about that person and try to see how that quality may apply to yourself or to a situation you are experiencing.
To dream of a neighbor that you don't recognize represents something new in your life that you are always noticing. Positively, a neighbor may reflect someone you look up to or want to be like. Negatively, it may reflect a problem that is always around.
To dream of a neighborhood you've never been in may reflect feelings about unfamiliar situations you experiencing in waking life. New social situations, new jobs, new friends, new success, or some kind of situation that completely different than what you are used to in your normal life. Feeling anxiety or uneasy about a new situation.
To dream of a poor neighborhood may represent feelings about some area of your life feeling completely pathetic or unluckier than you.
Negatively, a poor neighborhood may reflect feelings about yourself feeling stuck with failure, poor luck, or jealous enemies who keep you down. Feeling that nothing you do helps you. Feeling that everyone you know is a loser. Feeling surrounded by people who are stupider than you. Feeling surrounded by people who are less fortunate than you. A complete lack of love and support in a situation. Feeling emotionally impoverished or neglected. New situations that feel hopeless or empty.
To dream of a rich neighborhood may reflect feelings about your entire life feeling better or stronger than it used to be. Situations or social interaction that feels more sophisticated. Feeling that a new situation is offering more opportunities and power than you are used to. Feeling that a situation is more supportive or loving than usual.
Negatively, a rich neighborhood may reflect feelings of not deserving success or improvements in your life. Jealousy of other people having a completely better life than you. New situations where you feel that you are not good enough.
To dream of an old neighborhood may reflect feelings about having to return to old social situations you have avoided or not been involved with for a long time. Old arguments returning. Old ways of living being repeated. Losing a way of living and having to return to your old way of living. Situations were you are completely immersed in your past or former habits.
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To dream of Neptune represents your life revolving around the idea of never failing or embarrassing yourself again. An experienced positive mindset. Everything is wonderful now and you don't worry about old problems anymore. Always knowing what negativity is and never wanting to go back to it.
To dream of a nerd represents you or someone else that is perceived to be ineffective at everything except one thing. A sign that you need to open up your horizons or try new things to make yourself more interesting to others.
Negatively, a nerd may be a sign that you feel used for your talents or that you are too serious about something to point where it affects other areas of your life. Problems fitting in.
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To dream of a nest represents awareness of your goals or desires being possible if you are patient enough. Noticing everything you want to happen slowly developing. Comfort, safety, protection, homeliness, or new opportunities.
Alternatively, the nest could also reflect emotional dependency.
To dream of a nest filled with eggs represents a lot potential for things to happen in your life if you are patient.
Example: A young woman dreamed of being inside a nest. In waking life she was making a lot of professional preparations for a job opportunity that was guaranteed to her. The nest reflected her sense of confidence that in time she would have all the qualifications she needed to start her career and new life.
To dream of a net used to catch things represents feelings about needing to temporarily isolate or stop something. Methods used to prevent a person or opportunity from escaping you. Feeling caught or trapped in a complicated situation.
Negatively, a net used for catching things may reflect desperation to keep someone trapped in a situation of your choosing. Intentionally being a controlling jerk who wants to trap others in complicated situations that they don't like. Difficulty letting go of people with a different agenda than you. Feelings about yourself being trapped or intentionally isolated. Feelings about someone intentionally try to use a resource or opportunity to control you for their own purposes. Bitter or jealous enemies in your life that enjoy seeing you unable to make progress. Feelings of hopeless that make you feel like giving up. Arrogant attempts to selfish secure all ideas or opportunities for yourself at once.
Positively, dreaming about a net may reflect ambitious or persistent attempts to secure every opportunity or idea that you can at once. Trying your hardest learn or make available every possible opportunity that you can as quickly as you can. Opening yourself up to a wide spectrum of possibilities. Not wanting to miss any chance at all.
To dream of a safety net represents feelings of security and support while taking risks or doing something dangerous. Backup plans you have prepared. Fear of taking risks. An unwillingness to accept real risk or make permanent mistakes.
Negatively, a safety net may reflect an unwillingness to wholeheartedly embrace honesty or commitment. An unwillingness to take risks for people who take risks on you.
To dream of a mosquito net represents feelings about wishing to avoid being annoyed, interfered with, or taken advantage of. A wish to avoid be bothered. Heightened sensitivity about noticing that nobody is laughing at you. Excessive preoccupation with noticing that you are perfectly respected.
To dream of a fishing net represents a wish to secure ideas, success, or opportunities. Insecurity about losing an idea, insight, or opportunity. Negatively, a fishing net may reflect an attempt to monopolize a situation by "scooping up" all the ideas or opportunities for yourself so nobody else get any. Jealousy of anyone else getting success, insights, or ideas that you won't have first.
Example: A woman dreamed of seeing a safety net below here to prevent falling and also witnessed a few people falling off this safety net when they fell. In waking life she was worried about her personal and financial security being guaranteed while relocating to a different US State for a new job.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of seeing a dolphin trapped in a net and hearing someone telling her to kill the dolphin because it was hopeless. In waking life she was trying to repair broken family relationships, but felt that people intentionally wanted to keep their bitter grudges against her. She felt hopeless trapped in poorly working family relationships with no way to fix them and felt like giving up talking to her family.
Example 3: A woman dreamed of seeing a large aquarium with sharks in it and the aquarium had a net wrapped around it. She got her hands stuck in the net and then noticed the sharks coming for her. She got her hands out of the net, but hand to lay down to recover from the intense anxiety. In waking life she was very nervous about getting caught cheating on her boyfriend. The net around the large shark tank may have reflected her feelings about her current relationship trapping her and preventing her from being with someone else.
To dream of the Netherlands represents a mindset that preoccupied with being responsible. You may feel that everyone around you doesn't care about anything except being careful or responsible. Purpose, fairness, or safety always comes before feeling good.
Negatively, dreaming about being in the Netherlands may reflect feelings about situations that feel too responsible for your comfort levels. Responsibility to stifles creativity or enjoyment. Responsible behavior that is being enforced with the intention of making others unhappy.
Alternatively, the Netherlands may reflect situations where you feel embarrassed that you have acted too irresponsible. Feeling that a lot of people in your life are angry at your for irresponsible behavior.
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To dream of a neurosurgeon represents feelings about serious changes being made that will change how you or someone else thinks for the rest of their life. Feeling that proposed changes you are working on are extremely important for other people to have. Feeling that a project you are working on will be influential in a serious way and requires your serious attention to be perfect. Feeling that it's your serious responsibility to perfect something so others will appear more intelligent because of it.
Negatively, a neurosurgeon may reflect a naive or arrogant belief that your serious efforts to help improve something is important at all. Feeling that if you make one mistake on something that other people will become complete failures or live in mediocrity. Naively or arrogantly believing that your expertise is required to change how people think. Anxiety about making a single mistake causing serious long-term problems. Thinking you are smarter than other people and that it's important to prove it. An arrogant belief that you are a genius.
Example: A 15 year-old boy dreamed of being a neurosurgeon that was being paid $800,000. In waking life he naively believed that a video-game company needed his help to make their videogame perfect with a change he was working very hard on to submit to them. He was spending a lot of time on an idea that was most likely going to be ignored because he was so young.
To dream of something being new represents new ideas, perspectives, or experiences. You may also be experiencing new feelings or a new relationship.
Alternatively, newness may reflect new skills, resources, or strengths. You are noticing yourself maturing in some way. A new identity.
To dream of a new house may represent a new perspective on a situation or a new lease of life. Seeing life differently in some way. A maturing view of yourself, your life, or the world.
New Year's Eve
To dream of New Year's Eve represents events or life experiences where you have the opportunity to make a fresh start, and to think differently. A New Year's Eve dream reflects an opportunity to change. An opportunity to forget the past. Spontaneous change or an optimistic attempt to get your life back on track.
Negatively, a dream about New Year's Eve may reflect an excessive amount of planning or expectations for a big change you are planning on making that results in nothing happening at all.
To dream of not enjoying your New Year's Eve may reflect jealousy of other people having much better or easier time making big changes to their lives. Not liking to have ask permission, be patient, or care about other people while wanting to change your life. Feeling that you can't be spontaneous about making a change.
Example: A woman dreamed of New Year's Eve. In waking life she was planning to quit smoking.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of New Year's Eve celebrations. In waking life she had just had an amazing night out dancing after breaking up with her boyfriend.
Example 3: A woman dreamed that New Year's Eve was close at hand. In waking life she was heavily pregnant and about to give birth to her first child. New Year's Eve in this case may have reflected her feelings about getting a new start in life by being a responsible mother.
New York City
To dream of New York represents social interaction with others where you notice that you are better than other people in some way. You may notice that you are richer, smarter, luckier, or more mature than other people.
Negatively, New York City may reflect social interaction with other people that enjoys arrogantly talking down to others or talking to people like you are better than them. Arrogantly speaking to others with the assumption that you are better. Talking to others like you are too busy to deal with their problems or be patient with others. Arrogantly talking to others like you are specialist.
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To dream of watching the news on tv represents your choice to notice something being the most important issue. You want something to be significant. Negatively, news may reflect issues you are giving too much importance to.
Example: A young man dreamed of watching a news show telling him about December 21st, 2012 was going to be a special day. In waking life he was considering killing himself due to an illness, but told himself that he should try to live until that special day just in case something amazing happens. The news show reflected his choice to feel that waiting for 2012 was very important.
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To dream of reading a newspaper represents a need for information or insight about the most important issues. You may be looking for the best current advice or answers to a serious problem.
To dream of selling newspapers represents an attempt to inform or alert others to some important information. You have a significant announcement to make.
Alternatively, a newspaper may reflect an issue that is "making the headlines" in your life.
A newspaper might also show up in your dreams if you are spending too much time reading negative stories. A sign that you need to take a break from the world at large and focus on something a bit more positive.
To dream of nickels represents making compromises. When you see a nickel in a dream it symbolizes thinking patterns, or life situations that require a compromise, or an alternative choice.
To find a nickel in a dream represents insight, power, or freedom gained mentally or emotionally with a compromise you have made.
The nickel symbolism is based on nickels being used to make change, or ensure a fair transaction.
To dream of calling someone using a nickname represents feelings of familiarity or having a closer connection to something than other people. Feeling good being an insider.
Positively, a nickname may reflect feelings of being more popular. Feelings about some area of your life being well known or having a sense of family.
Negatively, a nickname may reflect feeling good thinking of others in a demeaning way. Enjoying remembering people for their embarrassments. Alternatively, it may reflect a dislike of others being close to you or liking being close to you. It may also reflect a dislike of how others remember you.
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To dream of calling someone a nigger may reflect frustration with a jealous spiteful person. Someone that can't do what they want and is getting back at you for it.
To dream of being called a nigger represents anger you feel from someone else because of your jealous spitefulness. You can't do something so you don't want other people doing it either.
For a black person to dream of being called a nigger may reflect a person or situation that you feel enjoys noticing itself being superior to you or not letting you feel good about yourself.
To dream of experiencing night time represents confusion, obstacles, or setbacks. A lack of clarity. There is an issue in your life that you can't figure out, prevents you from moving forward, or that holds you back.
Night may also reflect situations that aren't positive any more or that have taken a turn for the worst. Something isn't good as it used to be. Unpleasant feelings about something good in your life is over-with. Feeling scared that you don't have answers you want when you feel you need them the most.
Night time dreams where the scene suddenly changes to night may reflect waking life situations that have suddenly taken a turn for the worse and left you experiencing your worst fears.
Example: A man dreamed of trying to navigate a field at night. In waking life he was having difficult trying to get to know new people after enrolling in college. The night time symbolism in this case may have reflected his feelings about lacking clarity about how to socially integrate himself.
Example 2: A man dreamed of experiencing night time. In waking life he had become very socially isolated while hiding an illness.
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To dream of a nightcap represents a situation in your life soothes concerns or makes it easier to forget something. Parting gift, condolences, or reparations.
Numbing your pain or concerns away.
Example: A man dreamed that his father offered him a nightcap. In waking life his father died leaving him with a million dollars in property just as the man was about to go bankrupt. The nightcap symbolized the emotional numbing of the money on his bankruptcy.
To dream of a nightclub represent preoccupation with excitement and winning. It may also be a sign that you are very concerned with having a non-stop good time or always being noticed by others as a happy winner.
Negatively, a nightclub may be a sign that you are too concerned with being liked, belonging, or being attractive. Showing off and feeling good come before other people's problems. The dream may also be a sign that you need to slow down your lifestyle or try being a little more serious.
To dream of a nightgown represents a wonderful or charming degree of acceptance. Doing whatever someone else wants or needs while consciously pretending to ignore their problems. Making someone else feel good no matter how their treat you. Intelligently being supportive of others even if their are troubled because you want to keep a relationship happy.
Alternatively, a nightgown may represent you or someone else that thinks it's wonderful to never believe that anything is wrong. It may also symbolize a wonderful or charming person that's supportive or accepting of you while pretending to ignore your problems. It may also reflect an attempt to make others feel good by choosing to ignore their problems.
Negatively, a nightgown may symbolize total compliance while pretending to be stupid. It may even symbolize a wonderful person that never questions or criticizes you no matter what you say or do to them. Subordinate willful blindness. Total supportive behavior that is pretending there isn't an ulterior motive. Being too giving. Liking someone too much to the point of letting them abuse your good nature.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing a female friend in a night gown. In real life this female friend did whatever he told her while pretending she wasn't in love with him.
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To dream of a nightingale represents longing, unrequited love, and pain. It may also reflect a deep expression of sorrow, grief, or regret.
Nightmares are usually a sign that you are having trouble confronting a fear or something that is giving you anxiety. A reflection of a waking life situation or problem that is difficult for you to overcome.
There are a number of common symbols that appear in nightmares that are listed in our nightmares section. Read more about nightmares in our themes section.
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To dream of ninja stars represents conflict or division that is precise. Knowing exactly how to get rid of something or attack something you don't want.
Positively, ninja stars reflect your own ability to react to a problem with the perfect solution.
Negatively, ninja stars symbolize problems in life that are perfect in their ability to fail you. Something in your life that always seem to do exactly what you don't want.
To dream of seeing a ninja star sitting on a shelf may represent a perfect solution to a problem that you are waiting for.
To dream of a ninja represents an aspect of yourself that is expert, perfect, or adept. You or someone else that knows exactly what to do or deals with problems perfectly. Exactness.
Negatively, ninja in a dream may reflect feelings of fear that other people in your life always have perfect solutions to defeat you with ease. Fear of others ability to embarrass you with perfect defeat without warning.
Example: A woman dreamed of a vehicle with the license plate "NINJA" on it. In waking life she was separated from her husband preparing for a divorce and always felt that her husband was able to perfectly embarrass her by telling police or doctors that she was crazy because of her passionate religious faith.
To dream of nipples represents dependency. If you or someone else is sucking on nipples it symbolizes dependence on certain beliefs, people, or situations. Feeling good that people are attracted to you or need you.
Negatively, a nipple may reflect addiction or neediness. Difficulty rejecting something. Powerful seduction. Sexual dependence. Sexual attraction you are trying to resist or conceal.
To dream of your own nipples may reflect issues with keeping people interested in you or keeping people liking you. Feelings about why someone does or doesn't need you. Anxiety about people not longer depending on you for anything. Feelings about why someone is sexually attracted to you.
To dream of a nipple being exposed accidentally may reflect feelings about power or information being revealed in a way that was not supposed to happen. Secrets, hidden truth, or inside information revealed quickly. Secrets of attraction revealed. An inappropriate intimate encounter. A momentary lapse of privacy or conservative values. Accidentally revealing private relationship details or private sex life details.
Example: A woman dreamed of seeing a woman reveal her nipple through her shirt. In waking life she was debating whether or not it would be a good idea to reveal an affair she had with a married man. The nipple in this case may have reflected her feelings about how herself being sexually attractive...her ability to make a man want her or sexually dependent on her.
Example 2: A man dreamed of seeing a large nipple. In waking life he was having trouble battling pornography addiction. He felt it was impossible to stop watching porn.
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To dream of nitroglycerin represents a sensitive situation that turns ugly if all conditions aren't absolutely perfect. You may be experiencing a situation that requires you to be extremely careful or mindful of multiple factors.
To dream of nitroglycerin medication may symbolize helpful habits or behaviors that are very vulnerable to mistakes. A sign that you're making a change that may require you to be very careful or totally dedicated.
To dream that you are saying no represents standing up for yourself or your rejection of something. You may be refusing to accept a situation.
To dream of someone saying no to you represents people or situations in your life that make you feel rejected or unable to achieve a goal.
If you don't have dreams there may be two reasons for this. First, you may not have any psychological issues that are important enough to trigger a dream. If this is the case you are probably a very honest person who lives very responsibly. Hardworking honest parents with stable lives often fit into this category. You may be a very trusting person who doesn't experience a lot of drama or fear.
A second possibility for having no dreams may be a vitamin deficiency caused by a numbers of factors that are reducing your body's ability to make or use acetylcholine which is the main nutrient used by the brain to create dreams. To learn about vitamin supplements you can take to increase dreaming it's recommend you visit the dream enhancing page.
To have a dream with no sound represents your awareness of yourself experiencing a situation where it's difficult to sense or intuitively feel everything that is going on. Lacking a full understanding of someone else's true feelings. Situations where you feel you need to make decisions without a full understanding of the reality of a situation.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing a police officer taking to people, but he couldn't hear anything. There was no sound. In waking life he was experiencing a problem with an angry stalker who was being investigated by the police. He didn't want to communicate to the stalker or police so he had to sense what the police were doing to the stalker by observing changes in the stalkers behavior.
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To dream of hearing loud noise represents feelings about yourself or someone else that may be drawing too much attention. Feeling that too many people are paying attention to you. An area of your life that you don't feel is appropriate to get too much attention with. A situation that is disruptive. Rude or obnoxious behavior. Anxiety about drawing attention to yourself. Unwanted distractions. Experiencing people who are not listening to you about problems, complaints, or the need to be responsible.
To dream of hearing a strange noise represents feelings about unexpected or suspicious behavior. Intuitive feelings that something wrong is happening. Fear of the unknown. Paranoia. Suspicion that your enemies are trying to make you look stupid. Anxiety about making a mistake while not paying attention.
To dream of hearing a scary noise represents fear of the unknown. Fear of being embarrassed while being unprepared or inexperienced. Fearing making a mistake. Fearing unverified problems. Fearing your worst nightmare coming true. Paranoia or feeling that something wrong is happening.
To dream of a noisy vehicle may reflect decision-making or ways of living that are noticed by other people. Making an obvious statement about what you are doing or how you are living your life. Feeling embarrassed that decisions or leading role you have is gaining unwanted attention.
Example: A woman dreamed of being embarrassed by the loud noise she made while using a garbage can to get rid of some garbage. In waking life she was embarrassed to draw too much attention to herself using the bathroom in a friend's house.
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To dream of a noose may represent anxiety about "screwing" yourself over or failing yourself. Feeling restricted, restrained, or that someone is ready to embarrass you the second you get out of line. It may also reflect a self-defeating mindset. Anxiety about public humiliation.
Feelings about someone who doesn't like you getting ready to humiliate you publicly. Anxiety about becoming a total loser.
Alternatively, a noose may reflect suicidal thoughts.
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To dream of north represents a situation in your waking life that is increasing in safety, rationality, or positivity. A less dangerous mindset. Things doing what they're supposed to do with fewer problems.
To dream of North Korea represents a mindset where there are persistent feelings about being suppressed by a dangerous unquestionable factor. Toeing the line to keep dominant family members or your boss happy. Feelings about whole families or corporate structures being completely subordinate to someone who never has to listen to others feelings. Living in anxiety about embarrassing someone with total power over you. Feeling forced to subordinate, keep quiet, or give total respect to control freak. Feeling forced to allow a totally controlling "asshole" to like himself while you can do nothing about it.
Feeling that you are experiencing a powerful prolonged lesson in the importance of standing up for yourself to bullies or arrogant controlling people who took control from you. Unbearable hope that an arrogant jerk will die. The worst nightmare scenario of a jerk getting total control. Dictatorship mentality that has gone overboard with control with ridiculous or childish measures to make people like it against their will.
To dream of the North Star represents your feelings about a person or situation in your life that stands as a shining example of responsible behavior or guidance. A parent, teacher, or mentor that sets an exemplary example that is infallible.
The North Star may also reflect powerful or fundamental advice that can never betray you or lead you astray as long as you listen to it. Clarity of action, morality, or proper behavior.
Negatively, a North Star may appear in a dream to reflect your realization of misconduct after the fact. Feeling embarrassed because you finally realized why certain good advice was given to you before hand. Moral guidance you are returning to after making a mistake.
To dream of the northern lights represents feelings about watching behavior that is noticed as incredible, awesome, or inspiring with it's generosity. Inspiring feelings about exceptional gestures of love, giving, or warmth. A wonderful experience of nothing jealous. Wanting to do something that other people will feel is amazingly generous.
Negatively, the Northern lights may be a sign that you are too concerned with other people thinking what you are doing is incredible, awesome, or inspiring. Too much concern that you appear as a perfectly loving, giving, warm person. A childish need to overcome jealousy and be noticed as the person who orchestrated it. Worrying that you aren't doing enough to be a caring person to stop terrible situations that you have little control over.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing moons in the sky and then turning around to see the Northern Lights. In waking life he heard about the murders of young Jewish boys and felt the need to show all his friends and family how sympathetic he was about the need to do something about it using youtube, facebook, and twitter as an outlet to express himself or encourage someone to take action.
To see a nose represents your intuitive sense, listening to your gut instincts, or the ability to feel a situation out. A nose may reflect how well you can sense a problem. The dream may also suggest your need to learn more about a situation at hand.
To dream of losing your nose represents an inability to sense problems or feel a situation out. Your sense of intuition is compromised and you aren't listening to your basic instincts.
To dream that your nose is bleeding represents a problem or distraction that inhibits your intuition or gut instincts. Something is making it harder for you to make the right choices. Embarrassing bad luck experiences or a temporary period of bad intuitive choices.
To dream of a broken nose represents your sense of intuition or gut instincts being totally compromised. A problem may have permanently sidetracked you or left you "in the dark." You can't feel your way out of a problem.
To dream of picking your nose represents embarrassing problems being dealt with that are best kept private. Seeing other pick their nose may represent an inappropriate lack of discretion or boundaries with embarrassing personal issues.
Example: A woman dreamed of seeing an woman who had lost her nose. In waking life he felt very unlucky at work and with his health. He felt as though he had lost his sense of intuition and couldn't stop making really unlucky choices.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of going to the doctor about a nosebleed. In waking life she was very sensitive about anything being wrong with the problem. She felt embarrassed complain about minor issues as though they were life and death for the baby. She felt as though she had a bad luck streak that caused her to experience worrying about unimportant issues.
Example 3: A young woman dreamed of getting a nose bleed. In waking life she was having difficulty with a university program that turned out to not be what she expected. She felt taking the class was a really poor choice based on bad intuition.
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To dream of a nose ring represents feelings about yourself or someone who enjoys believing they are never wrong. A wish to be noticed by others as someone who is never wrong. Showing off to others that all your decisions are perfect or respected as perfect. Vanity about never being wrong. Vanity about being the only person allowed to make adult decisions. Vanity about why your life is too easy.
Negatively, a dream about a nose ring may reflect feelings you have about yourself noticing that you are more special or attractive than others. Enjoying being noticed never having to do anything for anyone else at all. Feelings about yourself or someone else looking stupid being too aggressive. Jealousy of not coming first.
To dream of a hand written note represents feelings about yourself or someone else wishing to avoid being careless. A sense of importance about needing to avoid a problem or mistake. New insights you've learned and decided to "keep in mind" for later use. Feeling intelligent about to how avoid repeating a mistake based on observations you've made about a situation or person. Feeling that you will look stupid or crazy if you repeat behavior.
Negatively, a hand written note may reflect heightened sensitivity making a mistake you were aware of beforehand or a fear of repeating a mistake you made extra careful attention to avoid repeating.
To dream of losing a hand written note may reflect feelings about losing confidence in warning signs or insight into how to avoid repeating a mistake. Feeling embarrassed that you don't know how to do something you were instructed to do. Feeling stupid that something you expected to be easy isn't easy. Feeling unable to reverse the consequences of not listening to someone who gave you a serious warning.
Example: A young woman dreamed of being sent a hand written note from the ex-wife of her ex-boyfriend. In waking life she was beginning to observe and understand her ex-boyfriend's behavior and why it was important to never bother trying to reconcile with him. The hand written note in the dream may have reflected her feelings about her observations about her ex being important to notice for later on in case he tried to come back to her.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of being given a hand written note and then losing it. In waking life she was dumped by her boyfriend because she didn't listen to his prior warnings about stopping certain behavior. The lost hand written note may have reflected her feelings about feeling stupid for not listening to her boyfriend's careful warnings to stop behaving in ways he didn't like which ended up making him dump her.
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To dream of a notebook represents information that you think is important enough to remember. Things you want to keep track of. It may also reflect advice, observations, past experiences, memories, or solutions to problems you've already dealt with. A notebook may also reflect issues you have overlooked.
To dream of losing a notebook may symbolize facts or a situation that have changed.
To dream of reading a notebook represents the questioning of an issue, or a review of information. You may be reflecting on advice, observations, past experiences, memories, or solutions to problems you've already dealt with.
Notebooks in dreams can also reflect real life notebooks you may using to learn or gain insight from.
To dream of taking school notes represents information that you think is important enough to remember. Things you want to keep track of. It may also reflect advice, observations, past experiences, memories, or solutions to problems you've already dealt with. Notes may also reflect issues you have overlooked.
To dream of losing school notes may symbolize facts or a situation that have changed. Feeling careless. Feeling cut off from something important.
To dream of reading school notes represents the questioning of an issue, or a review of information. You may be reflecting on your experience or what you've already learned in order to solve a problem.
School notes in dreams can also reflect anxiety about school or academic performance. Researchers or students may dream of their notes to reflect issues related to their studies.
To dream of an empty void of nothingness reflects your feelings about a situation being totally devoid of all hope, love, or purpose. Nothingness in a dream may mirror waking fears of losing all you have or all you have worked for.
Example: Alex Jones stated on his radio show that he regularly has dreams of entering a state of nothingness after experiencing a heavenly kingdom of God type environment. These dreams most likely reflect his feeling of divine purpose in exposing globalism on his radio show while secretly feeling that in the end all freedom in America may be lost to corrupt bankers.
To dream of a novel interesting insights into what someone else did. Being told every little detail about an event or experience that happened. A situation in your life where you are enjoying being given all the answers or information you need from an expert. Hearing an incredible recollection or explanation.
Negatively, novels may reflect long boring recollections or meticulous explanations. Feeling forced to listen to an expert teach you something.
To dream of a nuclear bomb represents a event or life situation that devastates you or sacrifices everything you thought or believed in. Usually to negative thoughts or emotions.
A nuclear bomb suggests a dramatic change of events, views, or feelings. Often bringing feelings of a helplessness and loss of control over a situation. Something you thought was important may have ended.
To dream of a nuclear bomb that hasn't gone off symbolizes the potential, or expectation for dramatic change, or an emotionally devastating situation.
Examples could be a death of a family member, being fired from a job, a huge embarrassment, breaking up with someone, or big disappointment.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing a nuclear bomb go off. In waking life he was deeply in love with a woman and then found out she had a boyfriend whom she had been with for years. He was emotionally devastated at the discovery that he may never get to marry the woman.
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To dream of a nuclear war represents feelings about conflict that risks total devastation of relationships, status, or financial resources. Conflict where both sides mat risk totally wiping each other out completely. Feeling that you are fighting against a problem that risks all that you care about. Risking everything you have to keep everything you have.
Example: A man dreamed of feeling that nuclear war was imminent. In waking life he was totally distraught after finding out his father was just diagnosed with a terminal illness. The nuclear war may have reflected his feelings about imminent financial losses with legal problems and family lawsuits as soon as his father died.
Example 2: A young man dreamed of experiencing a nuclear war breaking out. In waking life he was fearing an friend finding out that he was now dating his girlfriend and trying to break them up or embarrass him by revealing other person secrets.
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To dream of nuclear waste represents feelings about something dangerous and unwanted in your life that requires you to remove it in a careful way. The potential to spread contamination with an unwanted aspect of your life. Concerns about exposing other people to serious problems that are permanently incompatible with stable living. Something unwanted in your life that can never be talked about again or it may cause problems. An unwanted area of your life that must be carefully talked about or it may cause permanent problems. Concerns about negative elements from your past that you never want to speak of ever again becoming permanent problem. Concerns about your reputation or other people's reputations being ruined if a negative unwanted aspect of your life isn't dealt with appropriately.
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To dream of nudity in a classy or dignified way represents a lack of concern for what is being revealed to you. Openness or total honesty.
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To dream of a nugget represents an achievement or opportunity that requires work. Having want you want while knowing it's still rough, unpolished, or unfinished. A good thing with issues you know you can solve. A good thing that isn't perfect.
Example: A man dreamed of being given a gold nugget. In waking life his Dad died leaving him a lot of legal work to go through to get his inheritance.
To dream of numbers reflects how a situation in your life is happening based on the symbolism of the number. Dream numbers use a system of dream numerology. To understand this dream numerology please take a look at our numbers page in the themes section.
To dream of a nun represents an aspect of your personality that's giving up something they desire. Either materialistic wishes, goals, or sexual interests. A nun symbolizes letting go of something you want, or getting over someone you have romantic interests in. Making difficult long term sacrifices of pleasure for your family or the greater good.
A nun may also symbolize a person or situation that makes you consider having to give something pleasurable up.
A nun may be a sign that you need to give up your personal enjoyment or materialistic goals for a higher purpose. A nun could also reflect feelings about sacrifices of pleasurable things being unbearable to withstand for the long term.
To dream of being a nun represents your own feelings about having to give up your desires, wishes, or goals. Whether it's willingly or not, you are unable to pursue wishes, goals, or romantic interests.
To dream of running away from a nun may reflect your wish to avoid making long term sacrifices in your life of something pleasurable. Desperation to avoid being forced to stop something you enjoy a lot.
To dream of a nun with a knife may represent feelings about being forced to coerced into making a long term sacrifice of something pleasurable. It may also reflect feelings about wives or girlfriends who want you to join them in healthy long term habit you don't want to take part in because you think it would be unbearable to put up with.
To dream of a nurse represents an aspect of your personality that carries you through a problem or tough situation. You or someone else that is doing everything needed to get though something. A nurse may also reflect your own plan of action to stay stable or get yourself through a difficult time. People, habits, or situations that are supportive of positive change.
There may be a problem in your life that was fixed, and the nurse symbolizes keeping on track, supporting it, and seeing it through to the end in a positive way.
A nurse will usually appear in a dream when there is a need for you to stay away from something negative, and to maintain integrity until it's finally resolved.
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