To dream of pillows represents feelings of comfort that nothing is wrong with what you are choosing to avoid doing. What you tell yourself to feel comfortable not changing your mind. A wish to be comfortable being passive about a choice. Feeling comfortable and safe with your choices. Awareness of yourself not being desperate.
Negatively, pillows may reflect an excessive level of confidence that nothing you are doing is wrong.
To dream of pills or tablets represents issues that need to be accepted or ideas that need to be "swallowed." A person or situation may be forcing you accept a new rules, new facts, or challenging current beliefs.
To dream of blue pills represent truth that needs to be accepted. A person or situation may be revealing the truth to you that's may be difficult to accept.
Example: A young man dreamed of seeing someone swallow a pill. In waking life he was having anxiety about having to tell a girl he liked something personal about himself and having her accept it.
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To dream of a pilot represents an aspect of yourself that is heading or directing a project or plan. You or someone else that is responsible for starting something new and keeping it going.
Negatively, a pilot may reflect someone else that is on control of a new experience that you have no say in. It may also reflect fear, guilt, or other negative thinking patterns that are keeping an unnecessary situation going. You may feel that you can't stop something or can't stop yourself.
To dream of a pimp represents a comfortable attitude towards exploiting advantages or resources. Feeling good or benefiting from using someone or something to win no matter what. Knowing how valuable something is and taking full advantage of it. Not caring about what anyone else thinks if it means winning.
Negatively, a pimp may reflect going too far exploiting an advantage or resource. A total lack of concern for standards or respect to keep yourself exploiting a situation. Pandering or the embracing the lowest standards to get ahead. It may also reflect forced exploitation.
To dream of pimples represents issues with low self-esteem and self-image. You may be self-conscious about something or hoping that a problem you have isn't noticed. You may feel awkward or out of place in a situation or relationship. Insecurity that something is wrong with you. Feeling stupid that your appearances are not as perfect as you'd like them to be. Insecurity about appearances in public or to people close to you.
Example: A woman dreamed of having pimples that needed to be popped. In waking life she had issues with her finances that requiring being dealt with and were embarrassing to talk about. The pimples may have reflected her low self-esteem about being someone with financial difficulties.
Example 2: A young man dreamed of having a pimple on his chin. In waking life he was very insecure about living at home with parents and having to discuss it with friends.
Example 3: A woman dreamed of seeing her ex-boyfriend's face with a lot of pimples. In waking life she was very insecure about her appearances to friends and family with her ex-boyfriend never returning to her as he had found another woman.
Example 4: A woman dreamed of having a pimple on her knee. In waking life she had low self-esteem about her weight and her inability to control over-eating.
To dream of a decorative pin represents something about yourself that you feel is important to be noticed by others. It may also reflect something about yourself that you are choosing to be noticed by others because it benefits you or makes others feel good about you.
Negatively, a decorative pin may reflect feelings about your lifestyle or your poor choices are on display for others.
Example: A man dreamed of having a decorative pin forcefully and repeatedly stuck to his feet. In waking life he felt forced to keep making people notice how serious his need for assistance was because of the homelessness he kept experienced. The pin reflected his poor choices or bad luck that resulted in homelessness that he felt was continually on display to others.
To dream of a pinball represents your preoccupation or struggle with "just not losing." Doing everything you can to keep a situation going or "in play."
To dream of pinching someone represents intentionally making a situation uncomfortable or frustrating. An assertive reminder.
To dream of being pinched represents a person or situation that you feel is a nuisance or demanding your attention in an uncomfortable manner. An uncomfortable reminder of the reality of a situation.
To dream of pinching yourself may reflect your attempt to test yourself with realistic or objective beliefs. Feeling that something happening to you may be too easy, too unrealistic, or too good to be true. Using a challenge or difficulty to make sure mentally grounded.
To dream of pinching an object represents an attempt to test how sensitive a person or situation is.
To dream of dried up pine needles represents unpleasant feelings about a situation or problem in your life that you feel is an unbearable waste of time to deal with. Unpleasant feelings about having to be meticulous about a problem that doesn't matter to you anymore. Feeling that it's easier to just let an issue go than confront it or speak up about it.
Negatively, dreaming of dried pine needles may reflect a heightened sense of passivity about confronting problems because it feels like it will become an unbearable amount of work or trouble. A concern about exhausting yourself with needless recurring arguments over the long-term.
Example: A woman dreamed that it was raining dried pine needles. In waking life she felt that housework was piling up to unbearable amounts while also suspecting that her husband was talking to another woman after smelling someone else's scent on his clothing. The raining pine needles may have reflected her feelings about how unbearable it felt to have to speak up for herself about issues she felt would lead to potentially unsolvable long-term recurring arguments.
To dream of a pine tree represents an established area of your life that is unbearably reliable. Positively, a pine tree reflects perseverance despite all abuse or embarrassment.
Negatively, a pine tree reflects a willingness to appear impotent or ridiculous as long as total failure can be avoided. Aspects of relationships or family that you don't like and that never go away. Overbearing parents that will put up with all kinds of insults or embarrassment to maintain control over you. No concern for dignity if winning is assured. Feeling that killing someone is the only way you will never get them out of your life. Fear that a person or established problem will never go away.
To dream of smelling pine represents feelings that a problem or situation isn't going to go away on it's own. Intuitive feelings about people being will to withstand a lot of abuse or embarrassment to protect you.
Example: A little girl dreamed of a pine tree in her backyard that refused to be cut down and put in the garbage no matter how hard she tried. In waking life she was excited that her parents wanted to move, but after 6 months of their house being up for sale there were no buyers. The pine tree reflected how frustrated she felt with the problem of selling of the home not going away no matter what the parents did to try selling. The unbearable feelings about how secure the impossibility of moving felt.
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To dream of a pineapple represents confidence, success, or feeling self-assured. Feeling no obligations.
Example: A college graduate dreamed of eating a pineapple. In waking life his parents paid for his tuition and he refused to pay them back. The pineapple reflected his total lack of obligation to his parents.
To dream of playing ping pong represents your struggle or preoccupation with "never ever" losing or showing weakness. Desperation to prove that someone else is more impotent than you are.
Alternatively, a ping pong game may reflect a petty argument.
To dream of the color pink represents lust. This can sexual lust or a powerful thoughtless desire to have something as soon as possible. Positively, pink may reflect motivation, drive, and ambition.
Negatively, pink reflects blind sexual desire or excessive need to attain what you want. An obsessive or unstoppable sexual appetite.
Pink may reflect a lack of caring about anything else except having what you want, most commonly for sex. You may be too eager to push aside obstacles or people that are in your way.
Pink can also be a symbol for girls, but this is not as common in dreams.
Example: A young man dreamed of being inside a pink void. In waking life he was obsessed with having sex with a girl.
Example 2: A man dreamed of seeing a person wearing link clothing. In waking life he was noticing changes he made to his business making him more money and felt overcome with a drive to repeat the behavior to make more money as fast as he could.
To dream of a pinky finger represents your ability to trust or have faith.
To see your pinky finger injured or severed represents a loss of trust or faith.
To dream of Pinocchio represents your feelings about being unable to hide the truth or disguise your real intentions. Noticing that it's impossible to lie or keep a secret.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing Pinocchio. In waking life he discovered that someone he just met had done some snooping on the Internet about him and discovered something he was thinking he could hide.
To dream of a pioneer represents a chaotic beginning. Charting new territory. Starting something new and never knowing what to expect. You may be looking for a new way to express yourself and expand your horizons.
To dream of smoking a pipe represents contemplation. Feeling good noticing what you are doing is intelligent. Feeling too intelligent to have to worry. It may also reflect your attempt to show others that you are capable of acting like an adult about something dangerous.
Negatively, smoking a pipe in a dream may reflect a preoccupation with not wanting to look stupid. A concern about other people thinking you are always making smart decisions.
Example: A woman dreamed of wanting to show her father a smoking pipe. In waking life she wanted to show people she knew that she was adult and perfectly mature about having to discuss her father's recent death. The smoking pipe may have reflected her her feelings about being relaxed and intelligent about the dangerous topic of her father's death.
To dream of pipes represents your ability to steer and control something in the direction you want.
Leaking pipes represent problems that are derailing progress or causing delays.
To dream of using a pipe as a weapon symbolizes conflict in your life over controlling outcomes.
To dream of a pipeline represents unquestioned progress. Streamlined success. No fighting. Anxiety, concerns, or jealousy of your competition having access to a competitive advantage that makes their lives too easy for your comfort level. Some kind of unstoppable progressive situation in your life. Powerful productivity. Never taking a break. Expecting something in your life to be easy.
Example: A woman dreamed of feeling forced to sit on a hot pipe by a "disease demon." In waking life she was experiencing anxiety about taking time off work to deal with painful inflammation she was feeling in her bladder. The hot pipe may have reflected her feelings of putting up with the pain of her bladder inflammation in order to keep her responsibilities at work running smoothly.
Example 2: A young man dreamed of using a pipe as a weapon. In waking life he felt the need to defend himself against an overbearing father who was trying to control his life.
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To dream of a piranha represents an issue or problem that "eats away" or destroys everything it's exposed to. People or situations that could ruin or negatively influence all that you have. Areas of your life that may be totally lost because of a single failure or embarrassment.
Example: A woman once dreamed of a piranha trying to eat her. In real life she feared embarrassing information being revealed about her that could destroy her relationship and the life she'd built around it.
To see a pirate in your dream represents an aspect of your personality that likes to take advantage of others, or exploit weaknesses for your own benefit. Taking advantage of passivity. A lack of concern for exploiting innocence. Social hijacking. Dominating a social atmosphere.
Negatively, dreaming about pirates may reflect casual feelings about dishonest or criminal behavior. A casual attitude about taking if there is nothing to stop you. Concerns about copyright infringement.
Example: A young man dreamed of seeing a pirate skeleton arm holding a sword. In waking life he was running an illegal business that was beginning to lose out to other criminal competitors.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of seeing a pirate ship sailing towards her. In waking life he was expecting her mother-in-law to visit whom she felt was a very dominate person who would always unfairly get her way.
To dream of a pirate hat represents you or someone else that is in the mood to take advantage of others. If you are wearing the hat it may reflect your interest in exploiting others weaknesses. If someone else is wearing the hat it may symbolizes your feelings about a someone that is taking advantage of you.
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To dream of a pit represents feelings about a situation or relationship being pointless or useless. Feeling a sense of hopelessness about a situation you are experiencing. It may also reflect the feeling about being stuck experiencing the worst possible outcome in a situation. A problem that feels permanent or without an end in sit.
Alternatively, dreaming about a pit may reflect your feelings about something in your life being worthless to you. Something to be used and never cared about again. Abandonment and neglect. Feeling "tossed aside", used, and having to fend for yourself.
To dream of climbing out of a pit may reflect overcoming abandonment or neglect by someone else. It may also reflect feelings of overcoming a "rock bottom" situation.
To dream of falling into a pit may represent fear or anxiety about never getting yourself out of a problem.
Example: A woman dreamed of falling into a pit. In waking life she accidentally spit open a broken bone she was healing from.
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To dream of a pitbull represents emotional protection that is projecting a sense of danger for any misgivings. A strong show of assertiveness to keep others in line. Making boundaries and the consequences of violating those boundaries very clear. A constant sense that "if you f*ck with me I will kick your ass." Making it understood that jealousy will never be tolerated and embarrassment will occur if someone doesn't listen to you. Confidence that doesn't scare at all.
Negatively, a pitbull may reflect tendencies to be overprotective. It my also represent your feelings about someone who you feel is more powerful than they are intelligent. Alternatively, it may reflect your own arrogance that keeps others feeling threatened to keep them in line.
Example: A woman dreamed of a pitbull trying to help her defend herself from an attacker while she personally felt unable to scream or speak. In waking life she was a grandmother that was having arguments with her daughter-in-law over getting to spend time with the grandchildren. She tried to get aggressive in the arguments chastising the daughter-in-law for not respecting family enough, but it didn't work.
To dream of a farmer's pitchfork represents self-sufficiency or doing things for yourself. Feeling that a problem isn't going to go away on it's own.
Negatively, a pitchfork may reflect anger directed towards you for interfering in someone else's life. It may also reflect unpleasant feelings about having to do too much work. A fear of having to do something all by yourself. A fear of doing something by yourself to keep something embarrassing hidden.
To dream of Satan's pitchfork may reflect feelings about yourself or someone else who is eager to keep others down. A protective mindset about keeping others in a negative state. Scaring others to stay away from positive choices or hope to improve themselves. Alternatively, Satan's pitchfork may reflect concerns that you are intentionally choosing negative choices or permanently screwing yourself over with negative behavior. Awareness of yourself being bad. A fear that your actions will send you to hell.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing a young girl knock on his door holding a pitchfork. In waking life he was uncertain about whether or not he should return to his old job which was in different US State. The pitchfork may have reflected his concern about the process of moving back to his job job being too much work, both to make the move and go out of his way to see his family.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of being chased by her sister with a pitchfork. In waking life she was considering getting an abortion, but couldn't face the reality of it for moral reasons. The pitchfork may have reflected her feelings of fear of having to make the choice by herself to get an abortion.
To dream of pixelation represents your awareness of a waking life situation not doing what you want. Something is not working the way you expect it to. Feeling that something is wrong or that something you are experiencing is not normal at all.
Pixelation may be a sign that you don't like caring about a setback or annoyance. A situation isn't as beautiful or wonderful as you'd like it to be.
To see or eat pizza in a dream represents situations that feel good turning out the way you wanted. Positive feelings about an end result.
If you crave pizza in a dream it represents your desire to decide how something will turn out. Yearning to win or have your way.
If you dream of a black pizza it may represent an excessive need to be perfect in order to win or get your way. Fear as an obstacle to getting a desirable end result.
Example: A man dreamed of someone cooking him a black pizza. In waking life he was told that he'd have to confront a very unpleasant powerful enemy in order to achieve the independence he craved.
To dream of a specific place in a dream represents your mindset. If you know the location consider your personal memories or feelings about that location. If you have never been in a place before consider the feel, the appearance, color, or culture of the place.
Refer to the countries themes section for a more in-depth look at country symbolism.
To dream of a plague represents broad issues that negatively effect a lot of people around you. A decision or situation has had large-scale negative consequences. Shared suffering or a problem that nobody you know ever seems to find a solution for. A sense of hopelessness that nothing can be done about a problem.
Alternatively, a plague may represent different areas of your life that are negatively impacted by the same problem that has no solution in sight.
Dreams about the plague may also reflect your feelings about other people being hopelessly impossible to help. Feeling that it's better to abandon people than to succumb to a problem yourself. Fearing losing every single thing you have worked for to an unstoppable problem. Guilt for abandoning people you can't help during a crisis moment.
To dream of becoming infected with the plague may represent feelings about yourself being hopelessly failed or that you can do nothing except make a problem worse. A fear of your hopeless problems contaminating other people's lives.
To dream of plaid represents the personality being focused on working hard or feeling that it's important to be noticed working hard. Feeling good working hard. Alternatively, plaid clothing may reflect the personality wanting to look good being noticed as a consistent person.
Example: A woman dreamed of seeing her daughter wearing a plaid coat. In waking life her daughter was in the hospital in a coma and she was eager to stay by her side 24 hours a day. She didn't want to look like she wasn't a perfectly caring mother.
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To dream of a plane hanger represents plans or projects that are either on hold or temporarily waiting to be initiated. Waiting for something to happen before you get started with something bigger.
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To dream of a planet represents an issue that you feel your entire life revolves around.
To dream of leaving a planet may reflect a dramatic change in in how you are living your life. Beginning a strange situation or highly unusual circumstances. Leaving "life as you know it" behind. Alternatively, it may reflect leaving a highly unusual situation in your life as you transition back to normal.
To dream of strange planets may reflect your feelings about entirely different ways of living. Different cultures or lifestyles that are completely foreign to what you consider normal.
Example: A young man dreamed of seeing a copper colored planet in the sky. In waking life he felt his entire life revolving around his desire to be healthy because his disease was ruining every aspect of his life. The color copper symbolized his desire for the health he felt he couldn't have and the planet reflected how this desire was the central focus of his life.
Refer to the themes section for planets for a more in depth look at planet symbolism.
To dream that you are walking the plank represents a lack of choice or feeling that you are being forced into something. Forced to accept a fate or alternative choice that you don't like. Facing a problem whether you like it or not. It may also reflect your worst fears becoming a reality. Feeling pushed into failure or an unpleasant ending.
Example: A woman dreamed of feeling forced to walk a plank. In waking life she was very happy in her career, but due to her pregnancy she felt forced to have to accept maternity leave and risk losing the opportunity to keep building her career.
To dream of plantains represents feelings of disappointment for indulging in something you like without care or proper preparation. An area of your life is always "never ripe enough" to enjoy. Feeling stupid for thinking of doing something fun without carefully planning or thinking about it first. A sign that some area of your life that is pleasurable requires some care, forethought, or planning.
To dream of cooked plantains may reflect feelings of enjoying something you took special care for or properly planned for.
Example: A woman dreamed of eating cooked plantains. In waking life she was trying to get pregnant, but found that having lots of sex to have a child required some quality planning to make it enjoyable.
To dream of planting something represents ideas, plans, hard work, or a relationship you have decided to develop. You are getting started on something that you know will take a long time realize. Something you feel is worth waiting for. Laying the groundwork for something bigger.
To dream of a plants represents a slowly progressing development in your life. Ideas, plans, or hard work that will take time to realize the full potential of. Something you are patiently waiting for. Self-improvement or personal growth.
People who are experiencing slow or long term healing often dream of plants. Parents may dream of watering plants to reflect nurturing their growing children.
Women who are trying to conceive or have recently gotten pregnant may dream of a plant.
To dream of a plant drying up and dying may reflect your feelings about neglecting an aspect of your life that is slowly developing. Feelings about neglecting children. Water a plant may reflect some area of your life that you are nurturing or encouraging.
To dream of potted plants represents feelings about something pleasant or beneficial to your life that requires occasional attention. Maintenance that benefits you. Enjoying slow progress from regular.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing baby plants in the ground. In waking life he was beginning to write a book.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of over-watering her mother's houseplants. In waking life she was pregnant and having anxiety about being a terrible mother when the child was born.
Example 3: A woman dreamed of watering plants and then feeling that because she spent too much time on it that she allowed another plant to shrivel and die. In waking life she felt she was neglecting her youngest child because she was paying attention to her older children.
Example 4: A woman dreamed of seeing a plant in her home that had dried up in real life looking vibrant and perfectly taken care of. In waking life she was experiencing an improvement in her sex life with her husband.
Example 5: A woman dreamed of seeing her potted plants go missing while trades men came into the home to fix her property up. In waking life she owned rental property that she was having difficulty renting. The stolen potted plants in this case may have reflected her sense of losing her ability to enjoy comfortably profiting from rental property which required occasional maintenance to keep tenants happily paying her. The combination of the stolen plants and trades men working on the home may have reflected her awareness of herself having problems renting the rental home whole procrastinating having the rental home fixed up for future renting knowing that it might require it to interest people in renting it.
To dream of something being made of plastic represents your view of a person or situation being unimportant. Something makes you feel that it doesn't matter. Your perception of something being powerless or not a priority.
Positively, plastic may reflect your feeling that someone or something is non-threatening or insignificant. Nothing to be worried about.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing a plastic person. In waking life he realized that a threat to his business wasn't really a threat after all. He could finally move on with his business without worrying about anything.
To dream of a plastic bag represents casual feelings about choices or problems being easy to "carry around" with you for the interim. Casual feelings about having made a choice or decision that you haven't implemented yet. A casual attitude about never believing changing your mind matters with a choice you've made. Choices you've made that are easy to wait for. Feeling that it's easy to wait until you are finished doing something before implementing a choice.
Negatively, a plastic bag may reflect feelings about decisions or problems being easy to "carry around" with you. A casual attitude about serious choices you haven't implemented yet. Expecting nothing bad, dangerous, or conflicting to happen with a casual choice you've made. A casual attitude about "carrying around" choices or problems that bother other people. A dangerously casual attitude about choices you are expecting to implement not having consequences.
Plastic bag dreams with the color pink may reflect a casual decisions about waiting to have sex with someone.
To dream of a discarded plastic bag represents feelings that acquiring or working towards implementing goals no longer matters. Feeling that you can't casually believe in waiting for choices you've made. Feeling stupid that you believing waiting for something was going to be easy.
Example: A young man dreamed of having feces kept in plastic bags and then trying to get rid of them slowly. In waking life he was casually "carrying around" problems that he had decided to not deal with previously until it more convenient.
Example 2: A man dreamed of seeing a plastic bag with pink running shoes in it. In waking life he began to realize that the separation from his wife was real and that she was very likely having sex with someone else. The plastic bag in this case may have reflected the dreamer's feelings about his wife casually having decided to have sex with another man, effectively ending the dreamer's relationship, instead of waiting to reconcile.
Example 3: A woman dreamed of seeing a pink plastic bag. In waking life she felt that people in her church had made very immoral casual decisions about her needing to have a martial affair with someone in order to ruin another person's marriage.
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To dream of plastic surgery represents deliberate changes to your personality or beliefs. You may be rebuilding your self-esteem or attempting to redefine yourself.
Negatively, plastic surgery may be a sign that you are not being yourself, are trying too hard to impress people, or that you don't like yourself.
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To dream of a platypus represents feelings about yourself or some area of your life that is noticeably casual about being unusual. Feelings about your self having to look weird and cause other people who constantly question you. Putting up with weird situations as though they normal. Not caring about what anyone else thinks no matter how weird or uncomfortable it feels. Behavior that is openly unconcerned with social acceptability.
Negatively, a platypus may be a sign that you are putting up with very unusual behavior that you don't need to. Choosing to live with noticeably weird or uncomfortable social situations when you don't have to. Doing something all the time that you feel will be laughed at or talked about behind your back.
Dreams of a platypus commonly appear with symbolism of a forest. This may reflect feelings about your unusual behavior being noticed by others while you hope for a way out of an uncomfortable situation.
Example: A man dreamed being in a room with a platypus. In waking waking life he had been asked by his boss to take an unusual temporary leave of absence from work in order to quell an office conflict. While taking time off he got other job offers, but was still curious about going back to his old job even though he knew his returning to the job would make him look unusual and possibly cause him to be laughed at.
Example 2: A man dreamed of going hiking with a platypus. In waking life he went hiking with his new wife and 3 step-children. The platypus most likely reflected his feelings about how unusual it looked and felt to have 3 step-children that weren't his own all the time.
To dream of attending a play represents an experience in life where you are noticing people doing everything possible to fake or appear to be doing something for real. A lot of effort being taken to project fake opinions, ideas, or situations to others. Feeling that someone else is too concerned with you believing something that you feel isn't true. Carrying on a role or persona.
Negatively, attending play may be a sign that you are kidding yourself that a relationship or situation will ever work. It may also be a sign that you feel someone in your life is putting too much effort into pretending that something is ever going to happen.
Example: A woman dreamed of attending a play and seeing her ex lover. In waking life she was with a new man that she didn't like as much as her ex-lover. The play reflected her attempt to put on a show for herself and her ex-lover that she didn't really care about him more.
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To dream of a playground represents a situation in life where you are doing as you please or being carefree. It feels wonderful to do whatever you want. Few restrictions or limitations. You may be experiencing a situation that allows you to exploit it for your own benefit, or that allows you to enjoy yourself.
To dream of not being able to go on a playground may reflect your desire to be more carefree.
To dream of playing or playful activity represents feelings of unrestricted creativity, no obligations, or unlimited access. Doing what you like without having to notice any problems.
Negatively, the dream may be a sign that you are not taking a situation seriously enough. Choosing to hide from responsibility. You need to face reality.
To dream of playing cards represents strategizing in some area of your life or trying to outsmart someone.
Diamonds reflects success or knowing you can get away with something.
Clubs reflect confidence that you'll never fail ever. Knowing that something is already yours.
Hearts reflects confidence is showing someone else what's you're doing or thinking. You don't think what you're doing to someone is a problem.
Spades reflects troubling times and disappointments. A total lack of concern for someone else's feelings. Making someone do something you want that you know they don't want to.
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To dream the car challenge game called "Chicken" represents risking everything prove you're not a coward or that you have more "balls" than someone else.
Negatively, playing the chicken game may reflect risking too much to prove yourself. Too much ego to see what matters most. To much arrogance to just walk away and tell yourself something doesn't matter. Terrifying your friends or family that you'd risk everything you have to look stronger or braver than someone else.
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To dream of plowing represents your quick pace through something difficult. Getting your problem out of the way as fast or as powerfully as you can. Wanting to make a fresh start or change.
Negatively, plowing may be a sign that you are rushing an issue.
To dream of plowing snow represent the fast pace at which you are trying to move on from something. A purification or renewal has occurred and you may be in a rush get on with your life.
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To dream of a plumber represents an aspect of your personality that deals with blockages or backlogs. A person or action that restores progress. A plumber in a dream is a sign that there is an area of your life is "clogged." There's a problem in your life that's holding back progress. Issues that are stagnating.
A plumber in a dream reflects a need to deal with issues that may be building up. You may need to turn to a friend or professional in order to deal with your problems effectively.
Example: A man dreamed of talking to a plumber. In waking life he was being overloaded at work and a colleague had to take over.
To dream of a plum represents feeling good noticing that something doesn't have to be perfect.
A plum in a dream may be a sign that you like something that others wouldn't choose first. A plum may also reflect your enjoyment of thinking someone else isn't around anymore to make you feel like you're not good enough. Finally getting to relax not having to be perfect for someone else.
Negatively, a plum may reflect awareness of yourself not being perfect, but also liking others never getting to be perfect either. Preferring to stay in mediocrity because you are too scared or insecure to try anything else.
Example: A woman dreamed of seeing moldy plums. In waking life she was going through menopause and felt that a hot flash was close at hand. The moldy plums may have reflected her feelings about having wasted the opportunity to enjoy herself during the duration of time she knew she would be free from caring about her hot flashes.
To dream of a plunger represents your attempt to force progress. Making absolutely sure a problem is dealt with. A backup plan to ensure closure.
Negatively, a plunger may be a sign that you feel a person or problem is causing more issues than you expected. A fear of embarrassment. You may feel something is hindering your progress and preventing you from moving on with your life.
To dream of the planet Pluto represents your entire life revolving around feeling that nobody has to respect you. Limited social contact. Feeling mostly excluded, but that people still know you. Feeling that people only speak to you because they have to. Life revolving around unimportance or feeling ignored. Impending death, impending destruction, elderly age, or your entire like feeling pathetic. Feelings about the potential to be completely ignored because you are not interesting, fun, or beautiful to others people anymore. Feeling like a has-been. Feeling that your life revolves around dying or irrecoverable illness. Feeling that your life revolves around being empty, cold, unpopular, or unloved. It may also reflect your awareness of an ending you know will happen, but can't care about right now. Caring about impotent, elderly, or unhappy people because it feels moral to do so.
Negatively, Pluto may reflect too much focus on impending failure and not enough time living in the moment. Feeling that your life is empty or boring. A last chance to be respected or acknowledged. Limited social contact that gives your life any meaning at all.
Positively, dreaming about the planet Pluto may reflect feelings your life revolving around enjoying not needing to be important or preferring to be an outsider.
To dream of plywood represents readiness for something else. Waiting for something better to happen. Feeling that you have just enough to function.
To dream of pneumonia represents a situation in your life where you don't feel good feeling the potential to experience a big loss if you aren't perfectly careful. A risky or dangerous "timeout." A threat of total failure if you don't take time off or recuperate.
Pneumonia in a dream may be a sign that you are displeased or disappointed at having to hold yourself back until conditions improve because of a serious issue.
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To dream of a pocket represents feelings about how easy it is to experience or use something whenever you need it because it's always available. Feelings about something being perfectly easy or easily available for use. The ability to do something whenever you want because it's easy.
To dream of having something in your pocket represents confidence that a resource or ability is easy. Feelings about being an expert at something.
To dream of empty pockets pulled inside out represents feeling that a situation has been made obviously hopeless. Feelings about total honesty that nothing is being concealed or harbored. No hidden alternative choices available. Appearances to others that feel silly being reversed from an easy state. Feelings about being poor.
Negatively, having something in a pocket may reflect the ease with which a negative experience can be requested. Ease of negative resources being utilized. Harboring something evil, dishonest, or negative with ease towards others if you want to. Feeling that something is too easy that others may not like you thinking is too easy. Fear of the potential for someone to do something scary to you with ease that you don't like.
To dream of a cell phone in your pocket may reflect feelings the ease with which you can utilize connections and resources. The ease with which you can make experiences happen if you want to.
To dream of a hole in a pocket represents feelings of impotence to achieve confidence in making something easy. Embarrassment that you can't achieve confidence in making some part of your life easy. Feeling unprofessional or held back from being a professional. Feeling weaker than other people on a professional level.
Example: A young woman dreamed of being pursued by a man with a knife in his pocket. In waking life she felt that her boyfriend was ready to breakup with her at anytime due to her sexual history.
Example 2 : A man dreamed of seeing a girl with her pockets pulled inside out. In waking life he felt that the girl was making subtle gestures to signal that she wasn't easy sexually.
To dream of a podium represents speaking or thinking about issues that are important to you. You may wish to communicate or be clear about something. You also wish to convince others, or make a point.
To be nervous at a podium represents difficulty is communicating about issues that are important to you.
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To dream of a poet represents an aspect of your personality that are inspiring and idealistic. A poet in a dream is a part of you that wants to find a better way, or dreams of changes in their life they would like to see.
To dream of poetry represents inspiration and idealism. Your beliefs or wishes for a better way. A beautiful idea. Wanting someone else to feel good about what you are saying.
Example: A man dreamed of hearing a poem that said "If you travel, you will unravel." In waking life he was beginning to see that his idea of an ideal career change from a lawyer into a travel agent was not going to be as wonderful as he first thought it would.
To dream of a pogo stick represents feelings of challenging yourself to keep doing something difficult in your life for as long as you can. Trying to stay resilient for as long as possible.
Negatively, a pogo stick may reflect a belief that a challenge in your life that's continually increasing in difficulty will never become impossible. Believing you can do something difficult forever.
Pogo sticks are common dream symbols for pregnant woman who don't want to take time off work or be dependent on anyone else until they feel that they absolutely have to.
Example: A woman dreamed of being on a pogo stick that was flying too high in the air. In waking life she was pregnant while trying to manage her job and the home until she felt she couldn't manage it all on her own anymore.
To dream of pointing at someone or something represents a wish to draw attention to a situation or certain behavior. You or someone else that is making a suggestions. Pointing in a dream may be a sign that you need to pay more attention to a situation or your own actions.
Alternatively, pointing in a dream may reflect a solution to a problem that is being shown to you.
To dream pointing a gun represents assertive or aggressive suggestions. Telling someone what to do or being told what to do. It may also reflect a powerful fear or personality flaw directing your choices.
To dream of poison represents situations, patterns, or people that contaminate our sense of self. Emotional toxicity from interacting with people or situations that are incompatible with you. Any type of exposure to energy that is antithetical to your own, or violates your principles. Feelings about your life or relationships being intentionally contaminated by others.
Real life situations that may encourage a dream with poison may be time spent with "warped" family members or when introverts are forced to socialize with extroverts.
To dream of poison gas represents feelings about the situations or relationships being too easily contaminated or negatively altered.
Example: A young boy dreamed of his friends dying in a room with poison gas. In waking life he had moved homes and felt that the move was too easily destroying his old friendships.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of being in a grocery store and seeing shelves of baby food that were contaminated with poison. In waking life she was having issues with being too protective and responsible for her unborn baby.
Example 3: A woman dreamed of seeing her mother poison her unborn child. In waking life she was pregnant and felt that some of her choices for the baby had been careless and she was fearing having harmed the baby.
To dream of calling poison control represents a desire to do whatever you can to get rid of something in your life that is causing you distress. You want to urgently correct a bad decision you made.
To dream of poison ivy represents feelings about situations being so dangerous that you don't risk getting close to them at all.
To dream of getting poison ivy on your skin represents embarrassment or surprise that something normal you did in waking life has ended up having such unbearably frustrating consequences. Feeling stupid that you didn't consider how dangerous something you were doing was. Feeling angry with yourself for not being more careful about a big problem you feel stuck with.
Alternatively, poison ivy in a dream may reflect issues with intense itching.
Example: A woman dreamed of having poison ivy all over her body. In waking life she had contracted chicken pox. While the itching symbolism is obvious, the poison ivy symbolism may also reflect the woman feeling stupid for having not thought being near the the chicken pox infected person wasn't dangerous.
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To dream of poison oak may represent feelings about yourself or someone else being embarrassed by something that you don't understand at all.
To dream of getting poison oak on your skin represents lingering feelings of embarrassment or annoyance about yourself being stupid for not thinking clearly. Feeling stupid about getting involved in a situation that you are had no foreknowledge about. Possibly a sign that you have lingering feelings of humiliation about a situation you couldn't have possibly prevented.
Poison oak commonly reflects feelings about embarrassments caused by old relationships with people you wish you had known better before getting too involved with.
Example: A woman dreamed of having a poison oak wound on her skin and that was being cleaned out by her tears. In waking life this woman had been humiliated years earlier by her ex-fiance when he left her days before the wedding. She was now currently getting married again to someone else and felt that this marriage might restore her dignity after having been made to look stupid in front of all her friends and family about the previous failed wedding.
The poison oak may have reflected her lingering feelings of stupidity for never knowing her ex-fiancee better as a person before embarrassing herself with a failed wedding.
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To dream of playing poker represents goals or objectives you have when dealing with people that are being deceptive. You have similar goals to someone else that you feel can't be trusted or that's betraying you. You and other people that may be strategically lying to each other to get ahead.
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To dream of poker chips represents leverage, clout, or resources you are risking while lying or trying outsmart someone. Something you are risking or taking a chance with.
To dream of Poland represents a mindset that is negative about noticing anything negative. Insensitivity about being told you are wrong or that anything is wrong with you. Rude attitude or meanness when being blamed or criticized. Anger about being attacked or yelled at. Confrontational attitude if someone doesn't like you or doesn't respect you.
Positively, being in Poland may reflect telling jerks or bullies to go "f*ck themselves."
To dream of a polar bear represents an aspect of yourself that defies adversity. A polar bear may reflect fearlessness or never giving in to problems. It may also represent a person in your life that can always be depended on to do the right thing. A symbol for compromising nothing to negativity.
Positively, a polar bear may reflect feelings about loyalty or sexual attraction that defies all odds. Calm courage to stick to values or moral under duress. Powerful spiritual loyalty under severe temptation. Fearless courage to never change in dangerous situations or terrible conditions. Powerful integrity.
Negatively, a polar bear may reflect serious issues with proving yourself right at all costs no matter how unpleasant or dangerous it feels. Showing off doing something that others think is too difficult or impossible. Fears about someone who you think is consumed with fearless defiance that is dangerous. Fear of someone who refuses to change in dangerous or terrible conditions.
Example: A woman dreamed of seeing people riding on polar bears. In waking life she had gone without food for 6 days to prove herself to God. The polar bears in this case may have reflected her willingness to risk personal danger by going without food for so long with calm in order to please God.
Example 2: A man dreamed of seeing a polar bear that people were shooting guns at. In waking life he was undergoing a powerful spiritual test and felt that he is own urges were pressuring him to give up during his very difficult test.
Example 3: A man dreamed of seeing a polar bear. In waking life he was shocked that a extremely beautiful girl liked him a lot when he had a disease. He felt that she defied all odds in life by being so determined to be with him.
To dream of a pole represents feelings about a situation being held in place by certain actions you are taking. Feelings about a situation being important to maintain or continue. What you are doing in waking life in order to maintain stable.
Example: A man dreamed of standing beside a pole and being shocked by scene he was seeing. In waking life he was experiencing surprise at the improved traffic results of his webpage after having removed an unimportant section he first believed was fundamental to the site's operation.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of a pole being rammed into an empty bucket. In waking life she felt that her sexual relationship with her husband was important to keep her empty marriage going.
To dream of pole dancing represents you or someone else that is flaunting desirability or self-worth. Feeling good noticing ones own abilities or talents. Teasing or showing off to others how attractive, wanted, or important you are. It may also reflect bragging about abilities or self-worth. It may also be a sign that you or someone that is "rubbing it in" that they are better in some way.
Example: A woman dreamed of seeing the woman her husband had in the past cheated on her with dancing on a stripper pole. In waking life she was having heated arguments with her husband. The stripper pole reflected her husband feeling good noticing himself not having to care about what she wanted.
To dream of police officers represents discipline, intervention, and enforcement of behavior. Rules or structure. Feelings about changes being forced on you or others. A need to restore sanity, rationality, or justice to a situation. A need for fairness, order, or following the rules to be respected.
Positively, police may reflect the use of power or authority to force changes on people who are misbehaving. Keeping "assholes" in line. Beating up bullies or threatening people who are abusive to others. Choosing to make difficult changes that you know are in your best interest. Confronting lairs, rule breakers, or dodgy people. Feelings of security. Calming a situation down or fixing a situation that is a total mess. Intervening in a wrongdoing. Choosing to confront addiction. Providing help in a crisis. Keeping something sensitive or beautiful off-limits from bad people. Preventing recklessness. Calming a situation down.
Negatively, dreaming of police may represent your fear of change. It may also reflect feelings about yourself or others being too authoritarian or controlling. Forcing change on people when they don't like it or don't want it. Abusing authority, power, or your ability to protect people. Feeling like you are facing bad karma. Feeling you have no choice in a matter that requires change. Knowing you are misbehaving and not liking having to change. Problems with resisting change. Experiencing situations where there is a sense of "lawlessness" or arrogant abuse. Resisting confronting addictions. Avoiding punishment or facing consequences. Fearing someone else will get away with wronging you. Feeling that you were caught breaking rules.
Spiritually, police in a dream may reflect feelings about you life being controlled or guided by God. Feeling that God is forcing your to change or intervening to punish bad people with a life lesson.
If you are running away from police this symbolizes your attempts to resist changing habits or the way you think. You may also be afraid of change.
Being arrested in a dream symbolizes change that is being forced upon you, or some aspect of your personality.
To dream of police cars represents your ability to make decisions and guide yourself around in life that is focused on being disciplined or correcting problems.
Example: A woman dreamed of police officer raping her. In waking life she felt scared being alone while separated from her abusive husband and kept sleeping with men that ended up using her.
Example 2: A young man dreamed of running away from the police. In waking life he was trying very hard to avoid having to give up drugs when people he knew were trying to intervene in his life.
Example 3: A man dreamed seeing police arrested people. In waking life his boss at work as firing people for abusing privileges in the work place.
Example 4: A woman dreamed of screaming for the police to help her. In waking life she was frustrated with being unable to stop another woman from talking about her negatively behind her back.
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To dream of police cars represents disciplinary decision making. A path in life where you or someone else is forcing change.
Example: A young man dreamed of running away from a police car. In real life he had a drug problem that he was having a hard time giving up. The police car reflected the drug-free lifestyle changes he was avoiding.
To dream of filing a police report may represent feelings about wanting to take action with a problem. Feeling that something is dangerous and want to do something about it.
To dream of having problems properly filing a police report may be a sign that you feel unable to initiate positive change. You may also feel stupid for having originally thought something was dangerous when it isn't. Anxiety about what other people think that stops you from speaking up about a problem. Reluctance to speak out.
Example: A person dreamed of wanting to file a report with the police, but when they called they couldn't speak. In waking life they wanted to take action with a problem they were having, but when it came time to do it they felt unable to go through with it.
To dream of a police uniform represents personality traits that are disciplinary, or enforcing changes to thoughts and behavior. Whoever wears the uniform in the dream represents the aspect of yourself that is forcing change or specific outcomes.
Negative people in a police uniform may symbolize a lack of self-control or bad intentions. You may know what you're doing is wrong and are making sure you keep doing it.
To dream of a police van may represent a larger degree of discipline or control of a situation that is needed than is normal for you. Having to control or delay a large or intricate problem. Alternatively, it may reflect feelings about a large scale "round up" or controlling action by an authority figure.
Example: Jared Lee Loughner, currently serving a life sentence for attempting to murder a member of US Congress had a dream in his dream jounral that ended with a police van with a bed appearing and being driven away by him. The police van in this case may have reflected his need to temporarily stop all of his plans to kill Gabrielle Giffords months before he actually attempted to murder her.
To dream of a politician represents behavior that is preoccupied with leading while keeping other people happy. Qualities of leadership and popularity combined.
Alternatively, a politician in a dream may reflect a dominant role you feel you have or that someone has over you. A feeling or recurring theme you feel you life is being controlled by.
If you dreamed of a specific real life politician than ask yourself what qualities stand out the most about that person and how those qualities may apply to yourself or a situation in waking life.
A politician in a dream may also reflect a need to persuade other to accept you, agree with your views, you convince others to like you. Negatively, it may reflect unpopular or sensitive opinions about political issues.
Example: A woman dreamed of being a politician. In waking life she was felt that her good looks may be a problem when it came to being taken seriously enough to get a good job. She had to work hard to come with a strategy to convince her potential employer to hire her.
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To dream of polka dots represents routine and monotony. A situation or thinking pattern that keeps repeating itself. Something that you are noticing happening all the time.
Negatively, polka dots may represent a problem that you have to care about all the time. It may also represent a negative thinking pattern or bad habit that you keep repeating.
To dream of polygamy may be a sign that you don't feel as important as someone else in relationship or commitment. Giving your all to someone who doesn't feel that giving their all to you is necessary. A sign that you need to demand more respect or start setting boundaries.
If you are the polygamist in the dream who is married to multiple partners it may be a sign that you feel more important than other people in a relationship or commitment. Positively, it may reflect your superiority or heightened sense of responsibility. Negatively, it may be a sign that are not returning the loyalty or respect that other people are giving you.
Alternatively, multiple marriage partners may simply reflect multiple areas of your life or habits that you are emotionally "married to" at the same time. Different behaviors or coping mechanisms that are very helpful to you. Negatively, it may be a sign that you feel stuck with a number of different problems.