Sports & excercise in a dream represents a mental or emotional
conflict between positive and negative aspects of your personality. Execising
reflects you or some aspect of yourself that is improving or becoming
To dream of aerobics represents feelings about the necessity of maintaining
momentum, energy, and vitality to keep up with others in some area
of your waking life. The mental and emotional efforts you are making
to keep yourself motivated, active, or "in shape" in a situation.
Your thoughts about the importance of discipline, routine, and the
consistent effort required to maintain progress and avoid stagnation.
Coordination, teamwork, and shared enthusiasm.
Positively, dreaming about aerobics may represent your
commitment to personal goals, health, or self-improvement while keeping
up with other people. A phase of energetic focus, dedicated self-discipline,
or a proactive approach to challenges in a group setting. A healthy
emotional state, where you are working diligently on your resilience
or maintaining a positive mindset amidst life's stresses.
Negatively, dreaming about aerobics may represent feelings of exhaustion,
overexertion, or trying too hard to maintain a certain facade or level
of performance. A fear of losing pace, not keeping up with others,
or failing to meet your high standards or those set by others. You
might be experiencing stress related to continuous upkeep, a demanding
routine, or the fear of showing vulnerability or weakness by pausing
or slowing down.
Example: A man dreamed of doing aerobics. In waking life, he was going
through a difficult hiring and interview process for a job. In this
case, the aerobics may have reflected his feelings of needing to maintain
a high level of preparation and momentum. The aerobics in the dream
symbolized the intense mental and emotional "exercise" required
to present himself as the best candidate, stay competitive, and keep
up with the expectations of potential employers.
Example 2: A teenage girl dreamed of doing aerobics on and off. She
also got aggressively pushed out of the way by a man doing aerobics
while walking. In waking life, she was experiencing frustrations and
loneliness with heavy focus on school exams. In this case, the aerobics
may have reflected her feelings of being forced to keep up with the
intense pace of her studies and the competitive atmosphere around
her. Doing aerobics on and off could represent her intermittent attempts
to stay motivated and focused amidst academic pressure.
To dream of badminton represents a challenge that requires
quick thinking. A struggle to keep up. Decisions need to be made quickly
or opportunities may be lost. A struggle or contest between people
with quick thinking or quick acting maneuvers.
game may reflect the ability to adapt in some kind of confrontation
or new opportunity.
Example: A man
dreamed of seeing a bank sponsor a highschool badminton match. In
waking life he was being pressured into getting his girlfriend pregnant
in order to get an inheritance. His girlfriend kept trying to exhaust
him with sex so he would forget to use a condom and impregnate her
and he kept catching on to her schemes.
To dream of a sports ball represents feelings about competition
or competitive thinking. A situation where you feel the need to keep
things "in play" and not let them fall apart. Issues Issues
that may involve emotional struggles, conflicts, feelings of inferiority,
or standing up for yourself. Awareness of having thoughts that remain
competitive, conflicted, or challenged. You may sense that someone
might not want the same things as you or that you need to fight competitively
to make progress. A challenge for the rest of your life over something
that important to you, choices that have both good and bad consequences,
or beliefs that result in positive or negative outcomes. Conflicts
over issues you want to resolve.
Red balls may represent negative or passionate thoughts. Blue
balls may represent positive or insensitive thoughts.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing blue and red colored balls flying
upwards into the air while a voice said "Isn't it incredible
to see your thoughts coming to life?" In waking life, the man
experienced 30 days of the most powerful hallucinations of his entire
life where confronting them caused them to fade away. The hallucinations
seemed to be reflections of his own personality coming to life. In
this case, the blue and red balls may have reflected his feelings
about experiencing his own positive or negative thoughts of his own
personality like it was a competitive struggle to learn about himself
to make the hallucinations go away.
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To dream of a baseball game represents competitiveness to prove
you're good enough that nothing can stop you while other people help
you. Feeling challenged to outperforming a problem or other person
with other people's doing things with you. Feeling challenged to prove
nothing can stop you with why other people collaborate with your ideas
or goals. Working hard, showing skills and being strategic with other
people in order to succeed. Conflict between insecurities and ambition
with why other people agree with you. Feeling that you're tough on
your own because other people agree. It can also represent belief
that collaboration with others is required to be successful. Trying
to "cancel out" a problem with support from friends and
or emotional struggle to cancel, stop, or eliminate something while
feeling backed up by other people. A metaphor for conflict over an
opportunity to get rid of a problem or unwanted situation with the
collaboration of other people agreeing with you. You may have the
chance to "deal a blow" to a problem or your opposition
with confidence of other people supporting your stance. Talking back
to someone who doesn't want you confidently moving on about an issue
by mentioning other people's names being with you in spirit.
of players in a baseball game represent both positive and negative
aspects of yourself believing that collaboration with other people
is required in order to stand up to a problem. Negative competitors
may reflect fears, guilt, jealousy, or unwanted outcomes that stand
in your way. Jealous people or problems that don't want you getting
away from them by collaborating with other people.
of the actual baseball (physical ball) represents an opportunity that
must be taken advantage of in collaboration with other people in order
to get ahead or move on. A need to prove oneself to be unstoppable
while collaborating with others.
of dream of hitting the baseball represents taking advantage of an
opportunity in collaboration with others to overcome challenges or
obstacles and to prove oneself as unstoppable. The chance to "deal
a blow" to opposition or jealousy with other people backing you
up. The physical act of hitting a baseball represents feelings about
being be successful through hard work, skill, and strategy in collaboration
of striking out at bat in a baseball game may represent failing to
take advantage of an opportunity to prove you're unstoppable in collaboration
with others, leading to feelings of defeat or disappointment. It may
also symbolize being unable to confront or overcome a problem or opposition,
due to a lack of support or the influence of negative aspects of yourself
such as fear, guilt, or jealousy. This may result in feelings of insecurity
or a sense of being unable to prove your abilities with other people
backing you up.
of baseball field represents the mental or emotional arena in which
one is striving to prove oneself, show skills, and overcome problems
or opposition in collaboration with other people. The field represents
the physical setting in which the struggle between competitiveness,
insecurities, and ambition plays out. It also represents the requirement
of collaboration with others in order to be successful, and to get
ahead or move on from a problem or situation.
of a baseball field under construction represents the groundwork for
proving that nothing can stop you that is developing in your life.
Certain factors or situations are coming together that will lead to
confronting a problem. The construction process may symbolize the
effort and hard work required to transform the situation or circumstance
into a positive outcome. Alternatively, it could also reflect a sense
of uncertainty or insecurity about the outcome, as the field is not
yet completed or fully functional.
of being at bat symbolizes confrontation with a problem. You have
an opportunity to overcome something. A dislike of someone telling
you that you can't do something while you try to prove you that nothing
can stop you. The action of standing at bat represents a manifestation
of competitiveness to prove that you are good enough and that nothing
can stop you, as you work hard, show skills and use strategy with
other people in order to succeed.
of baseball base's on a baseball diamond reflect how far you or some
aspect of your life is progressing with their problems. First base
is a beginning phase, second is conflict, third is near closure, and
home plate reflect counting as much as you could with renewed sense
of being good enough that nothing can stop you.
A woman dreamed that the child that she had miscarried at 6 months
was all grown up and playing baseball. In waking life she was finally
able to confront her trauma and embarrassment of the miscarriage by
talking about it with friends and family. Baseball in this case may
have reflected her feelings about proving she is strong enough to
get over her trauma with the support of other people. With friends
and family by her side she could prove she was strong enough to never
allow her trauma to hold her back in life.
2: A man dreamed of becoming a professional baseball player. In waking
life he was dedicated to finding a girlfriend after being single for
a long time. Baseball in the dream may have reflected his struggle
to overcome single life by successfully wooing a girl on a date or
"hit a homerun." Baseball may have also indicated his support
from friends or family to help him meet a woman and "cancel out"
To dream of a baseball bat represents a defensive attitude or wanting
to take strong action. Preparation or motivation to attack someone
or something. You are planning to attack your problem with everything
you got. It may also reflect your wish to insult or get back at someone.
Attacking your problems or "hitting back" at someone.
To dream of
hitting someone or something with a bat represents defensiveness
against problems or people that are in your way. Taking action against
something you want gone for good. Trying to get rid of opposition.
Attacking someone with a bad temper.
To see an evil
or bad person with a bat symbolizes your feelings about people or
situations that you believe are trying to get rid of you for good
or intentionally trying to make your life worse. It may also reflect
your anger or bad intentions as you plan to get back at someone.
To dream of
being hit by a bat represents people or situations that you feel
are out to get you or that you feel are personally attacking you.
It may also reflect competition or different opinions than you're
own. You may feel unwelcome. Feeling that you are the victim of
a verbal assault or that someone wants to you permanently removed
from a particular situation.
Example: A woman
dreamed of hitting a man with a baseball bat. In waking life he was
pregnant and very moody. She verbally assaulted someone very harshly
when they bothered her.
To dream of a basketball game represents competitiveness to prove
you matter more than someone else. Competition to prove one's superiority
or worth over others. A struggle to prove that your ideas are better
than other people's ideas. A struggle to prove that one's ideas, skills,
insights, or resources are better than others, and to outsmart or
embarrass others with better ideas or outcomes. The basketball game
symbolizes different aspects of the dreamer's life or personality
that are at odds, trying to prove they are the most effective or intelligent.
The dream may reflect a conflict between two people who both believe
they are more professional, experienced, or knowledgeable than the
other, and are trying to prove it. The dream highlights the dreamer's
stubbornness in refusing to listen to others who may ignore their
ideas. A metaphor for different aspects of your personality or your
life that are trying to prove they are the most effective or more
intelligent. A conflict of between two people that equally believe
their are more professional, experienced, or well read than the other
with the ability to prove it.
a basketball game may reflect competition that is overdoing trying
to matter more than someone else. Overdoing or dishonestly trying
to prove your ideas are better than someone else. Cutthroat competition,
characterized by a strong desire to prove one's superiority or that
you matter more than someone else. Childishness that doesn't think
it has to stop trying to embarrass someone else that they matter less.
A competitive attitude that is reluctant to listen to others who may
question their ideas. The basketball game can also represent a situation
where someone is being dishonest, using any means necessary to make
themselves look more deserving or smarter than their competition.
This may result from fear of being proven inferior by others, or a
fear of being exposed as having weaker ideas.
symbolizes power dynamics over proving you matter more. The issue
being struggled over got for superiority, worthiness, or mattering
more than someone else. Thoughts or ideas that are believed to better
than someone else's ideas. A mindset that is focused on attaining
power or achievement through example. An idea you wish to prove is
more attractive than someone else's idea. Using power to prove you
are a smarter or stronger person with mattering more with a particular
net is your goal, desire, or life objective that you want to prove
is good idea.
of shooting hoops on your own represents the dreamer's inner struggle
to prove their self-worth and competence. The dreamer may feel the
need to prove their abilities and ideas without outside validation
or interference. It may symbolize the dreamer's confidence in their
abilities and the need to test their limits and capabilities. Practicing
on your own to embarrass someone else that your ideas are the best.
Practicing or training to prove you matter more than someone else.
Proving that your ideas are right with nobody to support you. Experimenting
with your ideas to make sure they are good ideas.
or losing a game symbolizes failure to prove that your ideas are better
than someone else's. You may not have the power, status, or resources
you need to prove you matter more.
A woman dreamed of playing basketball with her boyfriend and noticed
that he wasn't very good. In waking life she felt all her boyfriend
was consistently unable to prove himself to be worthy enough to continue
2: A young man dreamed of playing a basketball game with midgets.
In waking life he was competing with an internet message forum webmaster
who was trying to embarrass him with permanent banning. The dreamer
had superior computer skills that enabled him to repeatedly humiliate
the webmaster with showing up on the message forum whenever he wanted
making it look too easy. The basketball game in this case may have
reflected the dreamer's feelings about his advanced computer skills
allowing him to repeatedly prove he was superior with technology to
the less skilled webmaster.
3: A young girl dreamed of walking down a basketball court. In waking
life she decided she didn't like her friends and was considering trying
to embarrass them all by getting more popular friends. In this case
basketball may have reflected her competitive attitude about thinking
she mattered more socially if she got more popular friends.
4: A man dreamed of seeing a basketball hoop. In waking life he was
having difficulty deciding if he should try to get a new job when
his company got bought out by another company. He was uncertain if
he had the right skills to get a new job. The basketball net in this
case may have reflected his lingering untested idea to attempt proving
to himself that he was good enough to get a new job. He may been thinking
of testing his skills to see if mattered in the job market than other
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To dream of bowling represents an experience in life where you are
trying to remove a multi-faceted problem, or a number of problems
at the same time.
Strikes indicate success, and misses indicate failures to reach goals
or actualize desires.
To bowl and have a few pins remaining symbolizes success at dealing
with certain issues, but failure to solve others.
To dream of boxing represents a struggle to prove yourself. Wanting
to prove you are stronger than someone that thinks they are stronger
than you. Attempting to prove to someone else that you are a bigger
winner than they are. Proving you are strong or proving you are good
situations were you are feeling at odds with issues that you want
to prove aren't as powerful, scary, or important as they claim to
boxing may reflect confrontation with something you want to finish
once and for all. Wanting to totally embarrass an enemy or competition
with superior strength or skills. Wanting to face a problem that
you feel lingers or makes you feel that you will never settle something
dreams of boxing may be a sign that you are too concerned with proving
yourself when it's too late or inappropriate.
Example: A young
man dreamed of seeing a beautiful girl wearing boxing gloves. In waking
life he felt that he was losing out on a chance to prove himself with
a girl he liked because he was moving out of state. He was having
issues letting go of the opportunity he felt he had to make the girl
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To dream of boxing gloves represents a need to prove oneself. Being
in the mood to finally finish off a problem.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing someone wearing boxing gloves. In
waking life he was spending a lot of time fantasizing about finally
beating up an old enemy.
To dream of a boxing ring represents a specific issue that where there
is a need to prove oneself. A final confrontation.
To dream of playing cricket represents feelings of competing or struggling
to avoid being embarrassed being wrong. Trying hard to main your integrity
or professional appearance over the long term. Feeling that you need
to defend your integrity or ideas from potentially embarrassing scrutiny.
Feeling the need to consistently prove that you are a more respectable
person than someone else. Feeling the need to consistently prove yourself
as more dignified responsible winner in life. Feeling the need to
defend your right to be a confident secure person.
of playing cricket may reflect feelings of needing to defend your
ability to brag about yourself as always being right. Scaring yourself
that you will never get to relax at all. Alternatively, cricket in
a dream may be a sign that you are sensitive about proving that you
are not a loser in life to other people.
Dreaming of losing
at cricket may reflect feelings of being unable to defend your integrity
over the long-term. People with addiction problems may dream of losing
a cricket match to reflect their feelings about themselves losing
to their addictions over the long term.
To dream of watching
a cricket match may be a sign that you are aware of yourself allowing
other people to prove themselves more deserving of status or respect
than you. Allowing co-workers or competition to get ahead of you with
long term projects while you idly sit by. Allowing problems to consistently
stop you from getting ahead. Long term plans to look good in business
that never happen.
Example: A man
dreamed of watching a cricket match on TV. In waking life he was consistently
feeling that problems at work kept getting in his way of making serious
progress at work. He felt he was aware of himself wasting his time
trying to get ahead at work.
Example 2: A man
dreamed of watching a cricket match. In waking life he was concerned
that taking time off a very serious work project would embarrass him
with not having worked hard enough.
Example 3: A man
dreamed of playing a soccer match that turned into cricket match.
The opposing cricket team was winning by over a 1000 points. In waking
life he was battling a serious drug addiction and felt that he couldn't
maintain his will power over the long term.
To dream of dodgeball
represents a struggle in your life where everything is up for grabs.
An all or nothing situation. You can't make a single mistake because
everything is at stake. Doing everything you can to avoid total failure.
It may also reflect your attempt to totally fail person or problem
that is avoiding you at all costs.
To dream of exercising
represents feelings about preparations or practice. A wish to prevent
yourself from looking like a loser. Trying hard to maintain a winning
position or leading role. Feeling the need to keep skills strong.
A mindset that focused on training. Feeling highly focused on not
losing an important opportunity to win. Concerns about school work
not being good enough or being behind on homework.
of exercising may reflect situations where you are exhausting yourself
trying to prevent yourself from looking like a loser. Trying too hard
to prepare for a conflict or challenge. Fear of accepting yourself
weaker or less skilled than someone else. An excessive drive to prevent
losing. Anxiety about not being good enough at something.
To dream of exercising
that isn't helpful may reflect feelings about training or studying
that isn't effective.
Example: A woman
dreamed of waking up in a strange exercise room. In waking life she
had neglected homework and training responsibilities in college and
felt bad unprepared. The exercise room in this case may have reflected
her feelings about learning and studying in college.
Example 2: A young
woman dreamed of being in an exercise room. She felt the exercise
wasn't helping her. In waking life she felt that no matter how much
she studied for her school program she couldn't improve.
To dream of football represents a struggle to gain leverage or power.
You are doing everything you can to get as much as you can. It may
also reflect conflict as you attempt to steal back what's yours. Difficult
issues that requires all your resources to gain ground or keep what
you already have. A football game symbolizes issues that are hard
to improve yourself on.
are common to people trying to lose weight and keep it off.
To dream of a
football field represents feelings about being involved in a challenging
situation that requires you make effort to gain leverage back. Struggling
or training to get leverage back in a situation or relationship. Standing
on a football field by yourself may reflect feelings about simply
thinking of regaining leverage in a situation without having taken
any action yet.
Crews (actor), before he was famous, once dreamed of watching a son
(which he didn't have in real life) playing a high school football
game. In waking life he was trying to lose weight at the gym while
also experiencing serious financial problems. The football game may
have reflected his attempts to struggle to get his life back on track
and keep it stable.
Example 2: A man
dreamed of standing on a football field practicing throwing a perfect
spiral. In waking he had lost his first business and couldn't afford
to live on his own anymore. He didn't to build his business slowly
to that he could regain his former income to allow him to move out
of his mother's house again. The football field in this case may have
reflected his feelings about the business environment he was in that
required him to slowly build the business up to regain a respectable
Example 3: A woman
dreamed of standing on an empty football field by herself. In waking
life she eager to restore her relationship with her ex-boyfriend by
making him jealous. Standing on the football field by herself may
have reflected her feelings about trying to regain leverage in her
relationship with her ex by making him jealous, but not having taken
the action yet.
dream of playing frisbee represents behavior that is co-operative
or sharing. Do favors or helping each other out back and forth. Experiences
frisbee may reflect jealousy that someone is not reciprocating as
much as you are. Giving to others and not getting the same respect
back. Not getting an easy experience in return after giving someone
else an easy experience.
a frisbee may represent feelings of always getting something in return
when you do something for someone else.
Example: A woman
dreamed of throwing a frisbee at her husband's head and then seeing
him run away from her. In waking life she had been quite co-operative
with her husband's demands during a divorce proceeding, but felt cheated
by him when he would ignore her.
To dream of golf represents leisurely attitude towards competition,
work, problems. A comfortable or no pressure attitude about dealing
with conflict. Feelings about long-term challenges or conflict that
you slowly getting closer and closer to. A competitive mindset about
long-term challenges that don't require you to worry or be stressed
about. Feeling that you could overcome a challenge or conflict if
you were absolutely perfect, but that it's more likely you will require
an intelligent patient multi-stage strategy. Feelings about winning,
learning the truth, or sexual conquest requiring a patient laid back
attitude. Long-term investments. Investing time trying to compete
for good grades at school.
may reflect idling or wasting time. Not trying very hard to confront
issues. A no stress or no pressure attitude about competing dishonestly.
Example: A young
girl dreamed of seeing a man wearing a golf cap circling around her
and then seeing the man tossed into a pit. In waking life she was
a very young Christian girl who believe she sold her soul to the Devil
to be a singer while she tried hard to restore her Christian beliefs,
but gave up. The man in the golf cap circling her may have reflected
her attitude about preferring to calmly confront evil for her entire
life instead of submitting to permanent beliefs about her soul be
Example 2: A man
dreamed of seeing someone holding golf clubs and then throwing them
away. In waking life he was comfortably confronting a problem without
too much pressure and then made a mistake that scared him that he
wouldn't be able to remain as comfortable as before.
Example 3: A man
dreamed of hiding himself being bushes on a golf course at a country
club. In waking life he was gay and using the internet to talk to
other gay men without any pressure of a real encounter while also
being insecure about anyone else in the chatroom discovering him.
Example 4: A man
dreamed of being on a golf course and being surrounded by spies. In
waking life she had just broken up with his girlfriend as was trying
to meet someone else. He felt his ex-girlfriend was jealously keeping
close tabs on him.
Example 5: A woman
dreamed of seeing someone buried upto their head on a golf course.
In waking life she was a student fighting to get a grade changed.
The golf course symbolism in this case may have reflected the dreamer's
feelings about long-term strategies to study hard to get a good grade.
Example 6: A woman
dreamed of seeing someone killed with a golf club. In waking life
she felt she angered someone too much by telling them that she preferred
to take her time confronting a problem instead of listening to advice.
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To dream of gymnastics represents feelings about an exceptional ability
flexibility or balance. Exceptionalism at being flexible to remain
staying the same. Mental, physical, or spiritual balance. Exceptional
ability to not be jealous and keep yourself emotional stable. Experienced
flexible mindset about avoiding people or situations that negatively
effect you. A perfectly flexible non-jealous attitude.
about gymnastics may reflect feelings about yourself or someone else
who looks stupid being too flexible for someone else's problems. Keeping
yourself exceptionally flexible for someone else's unrealistic attitude.
An exceptional ability to avoid people. Looking stupid being exceptional
at avoiding something.
To dream of gymnastics
practice represents thoughts about practicing a strong flexible non-jealous
attitude. Preparing or trying for the first time to avoid something
more than you ever have. Experimenting with the possibility of making
exceptional attempts to avoid a jealous situation or relationship
Dreams of gymnastics
may be common to people putting up with unhealthy relationships or
problem situations that they want to avoid, but may have issues permanently
Example: A young
girl dreamed of missing gymnastics practice every time she tried to
go to it. In waking life she was tried to tell herself that it was
a good idea to try to get over a guy she was dating after he cheated
on her, but every time she tried she couldn't because he would show
up at her house to spend time with her. The gymnastics practice in
this case may have reflected the dreamer's wish to begin practicing
avoiding her unhealthy relationship with a perfectly flexible non-jealous
Example 2: A woman
dreamed of choreographed gymnastics that she wasn't interested in
before walking off to follow her boyfriend. In waking life she had
for a very long time wanted to break up and move on from her boyfriend,
but found it difficult to go through with it. The choreographed gymnastics
in this case may have reflected her flexible non-jealous feelings
about practiced preparations to break up and avoid her boyfriend.
*Please See Balance
To dream of playing hockey represents a struggle to offload responsibility,
obligation, or blame. Conflict with another person over an issue that
never goes away. Wanting to avoid being involved with a problem at
all costs. A hockey match is a sign that you are trying to tell someone
else that "it's your problem, not mine."
To dream of a hockey stick represents an ability to deflect responsibility
or a burden. You may be involved in a competitive situation where
avoiding taking responsibility for a problem is an issue. You or someone
else that is saying "No, you deal with it because it's not my
Positively, a hockey stick may represent your decision to stick up
for yourself or respect yourself more than someone else. An unwillingness
to take responsibility for something that is wrongly being placed
hockey stick represents an arrogant attitude towards taking responsibility.
Bullying that enjoys playing without any work or difficulties. It
may also reflect your fear of someone else having the leverage or
power to brush you off like you don't matter when times get tough.
To dream of
ice skating represents confidence about issues that you don't feel
the need to do anything about. Feeling good noticing that a situation
is permanently not going to change. Feel good believing that a problem
will never matter or embarrass you. Playing or having enjoyment
with the frozen status of a situation.
you may be "sliding by" on responsibilities because you
feel good beating the system or don't believe that a problem applies
to you. A sign that there is something that you need to take more
seriously. Playing behind an authority figure's or bully's back
when they temporarily can't control you.
To dream of
ice skating backwards represents total confidence or security that
you will never be embarrassed by a problem or unwanted change. A
complete lack of concern for your actions or having to pay attention
to responsibilities while a situation in in a "frozen"
To dream of
ice shavings on your skates represents a slow improvement to a problem
that you don't feel the need to deal with. You may feel good noticing
that something is taking care of itself.
Example: A woman
dreamed of ice skating. In waking life she was pregnant and enjoying
time off work. She was scared to tell anyone at work that she was
liking time off.
To dream of the
olympics represents feelings about competing to be the best as though
nothing else matters. A competitive wish to inspire others with your
competitive excellence. A wish to successfully compete for a goal
that inspires others. Feelings about needing to the "best in
the world." Competing to be the most original, smartest, practiced,
or hardest working person in a situation. Attempting to set all "all
time highest record" that has never been set before.
about the olympics may be a sign that you are too concerned with competition
for appearances, showing off being the best, or needing to inspire
others. Feelings about not being able to be the best making you feel
like a total disappointment. Feeling that second place is never good
enough. Too much concern for thinking you deserve to be better than
other people or to show off being the best. Behavior that is too competitive.
A drive to succeed or be the best that makes feeling good or being
To dream of terrorists
at the olympics may reflect feelings about jealousy, ignorance, or
arrogance that wants to cut off competing or stop a chance to prove
oneself. Fear that wants to stop or overshadow a chance to prove being
the best that has ever been.
symbolism may reflect a strong need to compete in business or finance.
Example: A young
man dreamed of being in the olympics. In waking life he was very concerned
with drawing the best art in his art class at school.
To dream of playing pool represents a struggle or competition you
are experiencing where you want to do everything you can to cancel
out the opposition first.
To dream of a punching bag represents a person or situation that you
are taking out your anger or frustrations on. You may also be looking
for a safe outlet to express your frustrations. Alternatively, the
dream may mean that you are feel like someone is taking out their
anger or frustration on you.
To dream of a quarterback
represents an aspect of yourself that is responsible for orchestrating
an attempt to get more leverage in a conflict. Controlling or assisting
a situation to get back control or power by whatever means necessary.
Leading a difficult struggle to achieve progress of any kind.
a quarterback may reflect feelings of respect and confidence as
you lead a situation to get back power or control. Leading others
to get a very difficult job done. Feeling the glory of good team
quarterback may reflect your feelings about failing to properly increase
leverage in a situation. Mistakes, oversights, bad timing, or improperly
delegating that has resulted in reversed momentum or progress. It
may also reflect an arrogant attitude that feels it doesn't need other
people to get a difficult job done. Poor team attitude.
To dream of the sport rugby represents situations in your life that
are overly competitive or aggressive in terms of achieving progress.
A conflict or challenge with a lot of resistance. A conflict of leverage
where being mean or abrupt is normal. Conflict of leverage where there
is no hesitation with getting rough or exploiting weakness if needed.
Conflict of leverage where both sides noticeably don't care about
being unfriendly in order to defeat each other. Conflict where being
polite is not respected. A conflict or challenge between two sides
that refuse to be pushed around.
Example: A woman
dreamed of seeing a rugby player and enjoying riding a horse with
him. In waking life she was enjoying making her ex-boyfriend jealous
in order to make him come back to her. The rugby player may have reflected
her feelings about being willing to get mean with her boyfriend using
jealousy of other men in order to make him desperate to come back
To dream of shadow boxing represents feeling good thinking about proving
yourself. A sign that you may not be doing enough to actually
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To dream of skiing represents feelings about breezing through the
aftermath of a difficult situation. Breezing through the aftermath
of an unbearable situation. Feelings about how easy an area of your
life feels after an accomplishment has been achieved or a difficult
situation is over. Enjoying noticing the most difficult or unbearable
part of a situation is over.
Negatively, dreaming about skiing may reflect enjoying yourself easily
escaping or moving away from something dangerous. Unpleasant or terrible
situations that you are doing everything you can to quickly get over
with. Desperately, or quickly trying to escape the unbearableness
of a situation that has settled. Feelings about easily getting away
To dream of cross-country skiing represents feelings about carefully
taking your time getting through the unbearableness of a situation
that has finished. Enjoying taking your time enduring an unbearable
situation. Feeling good surviving or enduring the unbearable ending
of a situation. Feeling good not being a fake as you get through an
unbearable situation. Enduring everyday life during retirement.
Example: A man dreamed of enjoying a lot of skiing and then felt that
he had to stop. In waking life, he was semi-retired enjoying time
off work, and felt that working life was calling him back. The skiing
may have reflected his feelings about enjoying how much easier his
life felt to live of his accomplishments in semi-retirement while
feeling that he had to stop skiing may have reflected his dislike
of going back to work.
of soccer represents competitive thinking about not cheating with
being perfectly capable of doing things on your own. An attitude of
"hands off easy" while competing with others over doing
things on your own the hard way. Competition where choosing easy options
to avoid difficulty or quick fixes aren't allowed. Proving yourself
all the time that you can do things the hard way. Feeling fine that
you don't have to "hands things to yourself easy" while
being competitive. Competition where it's important to prove yourself
never asking for anyone's help.
dreaming of soccer may indicate competitiveness in which you don't
want to say to others why something is difficult to do easily on your
own. Competitiveness that doesn't mind leaving people behind doing
things the difficult way. Feeling that nobody is talking about why
doing something difficult isn't difficult while you feel you can't
A man dreamed of walking onto a soccer field. In waking life he was
having an argument at work with a co-worker about which method was
best to get a job done. In this case the soccer symbolism may have
reflected the dreamers feelings about being competitive with his co-worker
about being capable of solving a difficult work problem on his own
without cheating anything. The soccer field was a new competitive
playing field at work where people show off that where difficult work
is easy to never cheat with.
2: A 17 year-old teenage male dreamed of seeing a professional soccer
match lose. A young woman he knew that gave him sexual tension sat
on his lap during the game. In waking life he was jealous of experiencing
his friends have girlfriends of the appropriate age while the girl
he liked was 14 and age inappropriate. Watching the soccer match in
this case may have reflected his feelings about being a spectator
to his friends being competitive for girls and all capable of having
girlfriends of appropriate ages while he felt like a cheater with
sexual tension for someone too young for him. He felt "hands
off" for the girl he liked because she was too young while his
friends didn't have that problem.
3: A man dreamed of seeing his son in white shirt and shorts playing
soccer on a field with one other person. In waking life it was the
1 year anniversary of his son's death. In this case soccer may represent
the man's feelings about the competitive nature of life and his need
to prove to himself and others that he can continue to face life's
challenges even after the loss of his son.
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To dream of a
soccer ball represents an issue where you feel competitive attitude
about never cheating at something difficult you are capable of doing
on your own. Competition where doing things on your own is important
to do with no shortcuts. Competitive issue where proving yourself
without asking for help is important. Competitive feelings about no
cheating at school or work doing things the hard way.
A young woman dreamed of seeing a small boy with a deflated soccer
ball on his head with bees swarming around his face. In waking life,
the dreamer was ignoring her school work for days before the dream
appeared. In this case, the deflated soccer ball may reflect the dreamer's
"deflated" competitive attitude about getting school work
done without taking shortcuts.
To dream of sports
represents issues that you are struggling with. The opposing teams
represents mental or emotional conflict between positive and negative
aspects of your personality. The ball represents the a specific issue.
To dream of playing
sports at school represents anxieties or personal issues that you
are struggling with. You have concerns or interests that are presenting
challenges to you in your life. You may have anxiety or concerns about
being the best that you can.
kinds of sports all symbolize different perspectives of a struggle
mentally or emotionally.
To dream of a sports bra represents feelings of protecting yourself
passive in order to competitively deserve to matter without explaining
it. Confidence in not being cheated out of doing things the same as
other when being assertive because you are usually passive. Protecting
yourself not looking stupid being assertive when being passive is
more normal for you. Passive behavior that is protective of itself
never embarrassing itself being a flopper - someone who fails to deliver
on their promises and your determination to never undermine
your worth or give up being doing what you said you'd do. A sense
of protection or security in your ability to stand up for yourself
when you usually don't. Not having to say anything to someone about
protecting yourself thinking your better than them. A sense of not
being vain about believing you matter when someone wants to tell you
that you don't. Supporting yourself by reassuring yourself by being
more aggressive than you usually are about not back down from something
assertive you did.
Positively, dreaming about a sports bra may represents a newfound
realization that being assertive isn't problematic. Feeling undeterred
by the fear of being perceived as less than others, particularly when
being assertive is an unfamiliar terrain for you. The fierce independence
of a woman and her refusal to shy away from asserting her rights or
defending her stance. Emotional resilience and readiness to assert
Negatively, dreaming of a sports bra could symbolize the fear of being
perceived as weak or vulnerable about backing down from assertive
claims or behavior. A defensive stance or the need to shield oneself
from potential emotional harm or scrutiny. A competitive attitude
or a tendency to be overly serious or focused on outperforming others.
Feelings about women being too competitive for your comfort level.
Example: A teenage girl dreamed of wearing a sports bra. In waking
life, she had recently ended a relationship with her boyfriend and
was constantly having to remind him to respect her decision and leave
her alone. In this case, the sports bra may have symbolized her emotional
fortification, signifying her readiness to assert her independence
and protect her emotional well-being by believing that she doesn't
need to her ex-boyfriend because she'll probably meet someone else
soon. It reflected her refusal to provide further explanations for
her decision to end the relationship and her willingness to pursue
other dating opportunities competitively, all while trying to avoid
emotional embarrassment of ever thinking of dating him again due to
talking to him.
Example 2: A man dreamed of a vampire woman wearing a sports bra.
In waking life, a woman he was dating broke up with him. He trained
her to be a competitive weightlifter. He felt that she was a hateful,
vindictive, and mean person. In this case, the vampire wearing a sports
bra may have reflected his feelings about the ex-girlfriend using
him for sports training while being aggressive about thinking she's
better than him to the point of not wanting to date him.
Sports Trading Cards
To dream of sports trading cards represents your interest in having
or acquiring something. You may want to ensure that you don't miss
out on feeling a certain way or having a certain type of experience.
Seeing a lot
of trading cards or boxes of trading cards may reflect your wish
to have all of something. You don't want to miss something or lose
out in any way.
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To dream of the sport softball represents an mental or emotional struggle
to cancel, stop, get back at something, or opportunity to "hit
a homerun" with a problem that feels easier than most. Softball
may symbolically be more focused on getting away with something than
on stopping it because the challenge is easier. An opportunity to
change something, the past, or confront a problem that is feels more
easily handed to you and more difficult to get away with than to confront.
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To dream of tennis represents feelings about a back-and-forth issue
you are competitive about. Thoughts about the importance of strategic
engagement, back-and-forth dynamics, and sustained focus in your personal,
professional, or emotional life. A back-and-forth conflict over who
has a better advantage. Conflict over issues that you are arguing
over whose problem it is. A back-and-forth conflict or argument. Fighting
back and forth over the superiority of different agendas. Fighting
over "whose ideas are better." A respectable conflict between
two people trying to avoid jealousy. "Serving" someone the
jealousy of a problem or cost that they fight back and forth over.
Competitiveness back and forth that leaves the issue "in their
court" to respond to you. Legal arguments over divorce or litigation.
about tennis could represent feelings of being caught in a relentless
back-and-forth situation or conflict. An exhausting competition, relentless
argument, or a situation in your waking life where you constantly
have to be on your toes. Perhaps you feel trapped in a cycle of reciprocity
that seems endless or draining. Snobbily noticing you are better than
someone in a back-and-forth faceoff.
To win a tennis
match indicates overcoming a back-and-forth challenge. Successfully
navigating a complex situation or conflict, demonstrating your competence
and resilience. This could signify a boost in self-confidence, the
attainment of a goal, or the successful resolution of a dispute.
To lose a tennis
match represents feelings about "losing ground" in an ongoing
back ad forth conflict or discussion. Feeling outmaneuvered or outstrategized
in a back-and-forth dynamic, potentially leading to feelings of inadequacy,
frustration, or being ill-equipped to handle the situation. It may
also reflect a loss of competitive advantage or momentum in some area
of your waking life. Not being able to compete or put up a fight with
a back-and-forth issue. A back-and-forth argument you weren't strong
enough to win. Accepting jealousy that someone else had a better idea
or advantage than you did.
Example: A teenage
boy dreamed of walking toward tennis courts that were illuminated.
In waking life, he was trying to get serious about weightlifting and
kept forgetting. Whenever he missed his weight training session, people
at the weightlifting training room would mention it. In this case,
the tennis symbolism may have reflected a back-and-forth dynamic of
proving he's serious about striving for better performance at the
weightlifting room and dealing with comments from others when he missed
his training sessions.
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of a tennis ball represents a back-and-forth issue that you are competitive
about. Back and forth fighting an issue. A conflict, problem, or challenge
that is in dispute and requires strategic engagement or a response
to resolve. It may symbolize a problem, task, or situation that is
continuously being passed back and forth, often requiring your attention
or response. This dream may reflect the competitive dynamics of your
personal, professional, or emotional life, and the need for strategic
engagement and sustained focus in these areas. The tennis ball could
also signify the onus of responsibility or a task that keeps shifting
between individuals or parties in your waking life. A back-and-forth
conflict that may require a superior advantage or skillset to win.
A woman dreamed of picking up a tennis ball. In waking life she was
in an abusive relationship and felt that she had given in to her husband.
Picking up the tennis ball may have reflected her feelings about thinking
of beginnging to be more competitive with her abusive husband on issues
that she thought were his problem and not hers. The ball may also
have reflected her competitive thinking about "serving"
To dream of a tennis court represents feelings about a setting, situation,
or relationship where there is a back-and-forth dynamic or competition.
It could reflect your perception of the rules, boundaries, or structure
of this ongoing interaction. An empty tennis court may represent a
potential dispute or challenge that awaits you, or an opportunity
to prove your merit in a back-and-forth situation. A crowded or active
tennis court might symbolize active disputes, conversations, or competitions
in your waking life with a back-and-forth dynamic.
A teenage boy dreamed of walking toward tennis courts that were illuminated.
In waking life, he was trying to get serious about weightlifting and
kept forgetting. Whenever he missed his weight training session, people
at the weightlifting training room would mention it. In this case,
the tennis court may have reflected his feelings about the setting
of the weight training room having a back-and-forth dynamic of proving
he's serious about training versus dealing with comments from others
when he missed his training sessions that made him feel that he wasn't
To dream of a tennis racket represents the tools or abilities you
have to keep the back-and-forth competitive issue going. It signifies
your capacity to respond, strategize, and engage in the dynamic that's
ongoing. It might reflect your skills, resources, or strategies you're
using in a situation where there's a competitive back-and-forth dynamic.
A broken racket could signify feeling ill-equipped or unable to respond
adequately in such situations, possibly causing feelings of frustration
or inadequacy. Professional skills about getting back at someone who
is competing with you with a back-and-forth issue.
Track And Field
To dream of track and field events represents feelings about waking
life situations where attempting to be the best, strongest, or fastest
is a priority. Training to be the best, strongest, or fastest. Feelings
about needing to be absolutely perfect as possible. You have a competitive
nature. Obstacles in life that require perfect performance to succeed.
A desire to be a perfect winner in some area of your life. A competitive
situation in your life where performance ratings are being observed.
A challenging situation that puts skills to the test for "bragging
and fiend events may reflect an overly competitive attitude. Desperation
to be better than someone else. Desperation to be the best at something
that ever was. Desperation to perform perfectly because you feel that
your future or reputation is on the line. Desperation to prove yourself
as the best. Risking everything to defeat someone else in an challenge
so that they can never earn the right to talk down to you. Concerns
or anxiety about being embarrassed in front of people that you aren't
To dream of a "trampoline" represents feelings about situations
in waking life that encourage rebounding, responsiveness, or striving
for improvement. Opportunities, support systems, or circumstances
that allow you to bounce back quickly from problems or take chances
on new possibilities. Thoughts about seizing an opportunity after
a setback or using available resources to launch yourself towards
a goal or desire. Resilience or your ability to bounce back from difficult
or emotional situations repeatedly. You may be doing everything you
can to stay positive, avoid problems, or remain upbeat. Your ability
to keep going.
Positively, dreaming about a trampoline may indicate striving to maintain
optimism, adaptability, and resilience. A supportive environment or
internal mindset that allows you to recover from setbacks with confidence
or even use challenges as a springboard to greater heights. Enjoyment
in risk-taking or a sense of excitement about potential opportunities.
Negatively, a trampoline in a dream might represent unpredictability,
instability, or a lack of groundedness in your plans or emotions.
Taking unnecessary risks without considering potential consequences
or that you're relying too much on external factors for your sense
of security or success. A sense of danger in "jumping too high"
without a safety net or a plan. Wasting time striving for improvement
in a situation.
To dream of falling off a trampoline represents feelings of failure
or embarrassment that your resilience, positive outlook, or support
system was not enough to keep you stable or secure. A loss of control,
confidence, or motivation in your ability to "bounce back"
from a challenge or setback. A situation may be encouraging you to
give up striving to be better or succumb to negative thinking patterns.
Example: A woman dreamed of jumping on a trampoline where the springs
broke. In waking life, she felt that her marriage was over. In this
case, the broken trampoline reflected her feeling that her marriage
couldn't bounce back from any fights, problems, or tension that kept
coming up because all support or motivation to salvage the relationship
Example 2: A woman dreamed of jumping on a trampoline. In waking life,
she kept getting embarrassed that God wouldn't punish her husband
for cheating on her. She felt that if she kept praying harder that
God would finally give her a miracle of punishing her husband. In
this case, the trampoline may have reflected her use of religion as
a support system to rebound from her hurt through prayer, constantly
striving for a spiritual or moral reckoning by invoking divine intervention.
The act of jumping on the trampoline symbolizes her repeated efforts
and resilience in seeking validation or justice, continually trying
to elevate her situation through prayer and expectation.
Example 3: A young woman dreamed of getting married to her cousin
and then jumping on a trampoline with children after the wedding ended.
In waking life, she recently got engaged and was trying to abstain
from sex with her fiance before marriage, but found it difficult.
In this case, the trampoline may have reflected her sense of morality
that repeatedly encouraged her to strive as hard as she could to remain
sexually abstinent before marriage after each instance of giving in
To dream of volleyball represents conflict in you are waiting or hoping
for somethng to fail on it's own. You are preferring to
wait and see what happens.
To see volleyball players injured or losing a game represents you
or someone else that failed to act or make a decision on time.
To dream of lifting weights represents you or someone else that is
working to improve themselves. Trying to become stronger in some way.
If you see evil
people lifting weight this symbolizes negative aspects of yourself
that are becoming more powerful. Insensitive, deceptive, or negative
habits are flourishing. You may be looking for ways to be meaner,
scarier, or get revenge.