To dream of fish represents unconscious thoughts or unconscious truths. Things you may notice about yourself or your life, but don't fully understand. Being aware of something you can't fully grasp. A subtle awareness.
Positively, fish may reflect valuable insights. Learning new things about yourself or that were previously difficult to grasp.
Negatively, fish reflects emotional problems or negative emotions that you notice yourself having, but are refusing to take serious. You may be aware that you have a problem, but don't understand the underlying issues that created it. Insights that elude you. It may also reflect problems that are out in the open, but nobody wants to talk about.
People undergoing therapy or powerful personal growth often dream of fish swimming below the surface of the water to symbolize new insights about themselves that they are trying to discover.
The size of a dream fish reflects how significant or important an issue is. A big fish represents something you know is important, but don't understand. A small fish may reflect a small problem that you have difficulty understanding.
Blue fish are positive thoughts, red fish are dangerous, ill-intentioned, or arrogant thoughts. Dark green fish are selfish thoughts. Orange fish are issues that hold a heavy influence over your current choices.
Yellow fish reflect subtle awareness with issues that you notice keep manifesting in your waking life. Something you can't help but notice.
To dream of catching a fish symbolizes gaining insight or new understanding. Learning something about yourself or how a difficult problem works.
To dream dead fish represents things you were subtly noticing that are no longer being paid attention to. Problems you were subtly noticing that are no longer important or stopped.
To dream of eating fish represents total confidence that an issue has been put to rest. You know that something will never be a problem again. It may also reflect a problem you recently discovered being solved permanently.
To dream of a flying fish represents issues you don't understand completely, but want to be involved with. Positively, it may reflect inexperience combined with eagerness. Negatively, it may be a sign that you moving too fast with something or need to spend more time learning before making a serious commitment.
To dream of a school of fish represents complicated or multi-facted issues that you are aware off , but don't want to openly discuss. It may also reflect a higher than normal degree of awareness of your problems that you lack clarity about. A multi-faceted problem that you are having issues getting insight into. Alternatively, a school of fish may reflect conformist behavior or group thinking that you are trying to learn about.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing a big dark green fish swimming though the air and bumping into him. In waking life he was noticing himself repeatedly considering suicide even though he had no idea about how to do it successfully.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of having a fish thrown at her. In waking life a man she was dating accidentally told her that he loved her while he was drunk, but then was too embarrassed to openly discuss the situation. The fish being thrown at her reflected the uncomfortable manner in which the man's true feelings were revealed left undiscussed, but fully noticed.
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Fish And Chips
To dream of fish and chips represents a wish to feel good noticing an issue being over and unimportant. Enjoying closure in a situation and not wanting to dwell on it. Trying to have enthusiasm as you move forward.
A dream symbol that may appear if you have recently broken up or are concerned about being single. TOP
To dream of fish hooks represents an idea or concept that is being used to lure someone else. Seeing what happens if you try something. Attempting to drum up interest. Alternatively, it may reflect someone else that is trying to get you hooked in an idea. TOP
To dream of a fish market represents abundant opportunities for positive change or progress. Always having the ability to do something different or deal with a new problem. Feeling surrounded by possible solutions.
A fish market may also reflect an abundance of new ideas or insight. TOP
To dream of a fisherman represents an aspect of your personality that is looking for something. Usually, this "something" is a solution to a problem or insight into yourself.
Fish in dream represent unconscious thoughts or things we notice without fully understanding. So fishing is symbolic of looking for a solution or an insight that brings the answer to the surface.
Fishing for things other than fish in a dream represents your search for an answer based on whatever the objects you are fishing for represent. For example fishing for a goose would represent you trying to find a way to make yourself prosperous. Fishing for a pair of shoes would symbolize your search for a new approach to life or new way of doing things. TOP
To dream of fishing represents dealing with mental and emotional issues and attempting to gain insight into your problems. It may also reflect your search for a solution to an uncertain situation.
To dream of ice fishing symbolizes a search for insight into hardened, or "frozen" unconscious thoughts and emotions. Things from your past that are difficult to understand, or that the ego prevents you from seeing. It may also reflect an attempt to find solutions during uncertain situations that are on hold.
To catch a fish symbolizes gaining insight as you pull it from the unconscious into your conscious mind. TOP
To dream of fish bones represents insight that has been thoroughly examined or thought about. Facts or knowledge that can't be disputed. TOP
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To dream of a fishing rod represents your wish to gain insight into yourself or explore the unknown. Seeing what happens. It may also reflect your wish to find a solution to a problem that you are inexperienced with.
Fishing often appears in dreams of people undergoing therapy or who are trying to self-improve. Feeling ready to confront issues or difficult emotions. TOP
To dream of an aquarium represents indifference to something you are noticing in your life. Positively, it reflects noticing or being aware of how issues are effecting your life with little interest in exploring them. Noticing something happen without caring about it. Negatively, it may reflect a lack of emotional involvement with problems you are noticing someone else experiencing. It may also represent being aware of how issues are effecting you, but being unwilling to confront them.
Red or black fish inside an aquarium point to problems you are noticing in yourself and doing little about. It may also reflect bad habits or negative thinking patterns you are noticing yourself having. Indifference to situations or habits that are excessive, scary, or deceptive.
Example: A young woman dreamed of seeing an aquarium filled with white fish that were having babies. In waking life she was noticing herself desiring a boy she liked while doing nothing about it. The aquarium reflected her inability to do anything except be aware of her feelings while taking no action.
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To dream of bait represents a wish to lure or entice someone into thinking along similar lines as you are. Negatively, you may reflect your attempts to trick or fool someone into embarrassing themselves. TOP
To dream of a blowfish represents overindulgence. Being mentally or emotionally engorged. You may be doing something a lot more than is usual or feel that you've done something way too much.
Example: A woman once dreamed of having a pet blowfish. In real life she was expected to perform oral sex on her partner a lot more than he was ever expected to return the favor. The pet blowfish reflected her need to keep him happy by satisfying him whenever he wanted. TOP
To dream of crawfish represents tenacity or determination. TOP
To dream of a pond represents uncertainty or a negative situation that is intentional. A problem situation this on purpose. Caring about creating problems or fear. Purposely keeping someone confused.
Alternatively, a pond may reflect how you are keeping a problem contained. Keeping emotions in check.
The symbolism for ponds is based on the dream symbol for water and ponds being purposely dug out. TOP
To dream of shrimp represent positive feelings that something can't stop you. Confidence that you can never fail or be contended with.
Negatively, shrimp may reflect arrogance that is going too far or your feeling that you will never be taken seriously. TOP