Technology in dreams can represent a wide array of thinking patterns. While
computers may reflect what we are thinking, cellphones can point to
what it is we value the most. While cameras may symbolize
the impressions or memories that situations imprint upon is, a television
can reflect the type of experiences we are having.
To dream of Amazon.com represents feelings about experiences with
other people where you easily ordering something to happen all on
it's own. Confidence in feeling that there isn't anything wrong with
ordering something to happen on its own. Experiences with other people
where you have the feeling of not having to think about something
again after having decided it. Experiences with other people where
you feel confidently respected that your request is certain to happen
eventually without having to ask twice. An easy delegation experience
in life you feel is amazing without thinking it matters. Experiences
with other people involving asking for something to happen and easy
having it perfectly respected all on it's own. Feelings about help
or assistance that never thinks of itself as important while thinking
you are. Feeling the power to simply say you want someone to respect
something happening and noticing that they will. Simply asking someone
else to just take care of something for you because you don't have
about Amazon.com may reflect too much reliance or expectation to easily
delegate something you want to happen without thinking it about too
hard. Embarrassing yourself not having to think about something again
after you've decided it. Dishonestly or dangerously not thinking there
is anythign wrong with ordering something to happen on its own.
Some people may
dream of Amazon.com when they are experiencing issues with using the
website and not contacting technical support to address it.
Example: A woman
dreamed of having issues using Amazon.com gift certificates on the
website. In waking life she was having trouble redeeming her certificates
while repeatedly trying to use the same malfunctioning option to redeem
the certificates over and over.
To dream of an answering machine represents ideas, insights, advice,
or clear instructions that were given to you when you weren't listening
to it. "Nobody was home" when something important was said.
Feeling that you didn't listen to someone enough when it was important.
dream of an answering machine represents ideas, insights, or advice
that you aren't listening to. You've "gotten the message",
but aren't doing anything about it. You may have difficulties or frustration
in understanding an idea or viewpoint. Something isn't "hitting
home" as quickly as it should be. Willfully ignoring advice in
the present because you have more important things to do. Preferring
to enjoy yourself not having to be concerned a problem until it becomes
a big problem.
Example: A man
dreamed of his father leaving a message on his answering machine.
In real life he was experiencing a moral dilemma with consequences
that he was well aware of. His father on the answering machine represented
the decision to do the right thing (conscience) being willfully ignored
until he was ready to listen to it.
Example 2: A man
dreamed of hearing a badly garbled message on an answering machine
from his father. In waking life his father had died and he couldn't
remember what his father had told him to do about certain property
issues after is death.
To dream of an Apple Computer or Mac Computer represents awareness
of thinking in a way that feels successful with no problems. Feeling
good thinking in a way that is more original, intelligent, or problem
free than most people. Confidence that you have a better way to think.
A thinking style that is more sophisticated than average. A thinking
style that is aware of itself deserving to successful or problem free.
Confidence about there being nothing difficult about thinking different.
of an Apple Computer or Mac Computer may represent feelings of annoying
other people that you are not thinking like normal people. Feeling
that you are wasting your time thinking creative or sophisticated.
Snobbery about never needing to think of anything little, average,
or unsophisticated. Snobbery about being more original, intelligent,
successful, or problem free than most people.
What you do or
see on a computer symbolizes issues you are focused on or interests
you have. You are noticing the manner in which you are thinking and
may be motivated to explore issues or improve yourself.
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To dream of BitTorrent represents feelings about a situation where
you are waiting for all the bits and pieces of knowledge or resources
from a diverse group of sources to come together in order for it all
to make sense or be utilized. A situation or experience in your life
that involves sharing, collaboration, or collective effort. Patience
and determination to piece together information bit by bit, relying
on a diverse range of inputs and learning to adapt to a new field.
about BitTorrent may symbolize your ability to collaborate with others
effectively, harnessing collective efforts to achieve a common goal.
The efficient acquisition of knowledge, skills, or resources from
a diverse group of people. Your skill in navigating complex systems
to access valuable information or opportunities. The power of collective
effort, where everyone contributes a small part to achieve a larger
Negatively, dreaming about BitTorrent may suggest feelings of guilt,
illegality, or unethical behavior related to accessing or distributing
information or resources without proper authorization. Feelings of
uncertainty or risk associated with sharing or collaboration. Concerns
about the potential consequences or risks associated with your actions
in seeking shortcuts or exploiting others' efforts for personal gain.
Feeling wary about the intentions of others in a collective project,
or you might be struggling with the fear of losing individual control
or credit in a collaborative effort. Alternatively, it could indicate
a fear of being overwhelmed by a flood of information or resources
beyond your capacity to handle.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing a BitTorrent software program running
with 3 separate torrent files downloading. In waking life, he was
trying to make a new life for himself that required learning an entirely
different field of knowledge to his current skillset to start a new
business after walking away from his old one. He had to slowly learn
whatever he needed in small pieces of numerous sources while waiting
for life to go back to normal. In this case, BitTorrent may have reflected
his patience and determination to piece together information bit by
bit, relying on a diverse range of inputs and learning to adapt to
a new field.
To dream of a blog represents a personal account of a situation.
It may also reflect sharing of personal details or opinions.
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To dream of caller ID represents foresight about how a situation
will turn out, or expectations about how something might effect you
emotionally if you choose to except it or embrace it. You know what
something is or how it will turn out before you actually experience
To dream of not
looking at your caller ID may represent not caring about how a situation
will turn out or effect you emotionally.
To dream of seeing
"Unknown Caller" on your caller ID represents foresight
about a situation that makes you feel cautious or like it can't be
To dream of seeing
a blank caller ID screen may symbolize your foresight about a situation
never being what you want or hope it to be.
Example: A man
dreamed of seeing an old friend's name on their call display and picking
up the phone. This friend was someone who always made them fell self-conscious.
In real life the dreamer was about to make a dramatic lifestyle change.
The friend's name on the call display reflected their foresight about
how making the big change would begin to "connect" them
to their concern about what other people think. They knew what to
expect from the change as the time for change was at hand.
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To dream of a camera represents the ability to decide how something
will be remembered. Your perspective on a situation and how it may
influence your memories or opinion of yourself later on. An important
moment or crossroads that you get to decide the outcome of. Decisions
that will effect how you remember the rest of your life. The ability
to control how a situation will be remembered by your actions. A wish
to look your best so that it will be remembered in a good way for
years to come. A pivotal moment or choice that will decide how a situation
will be remembered. A wish to avoid making history in a dishonest
camera may reflect feelings about bad choices that could effect the
rest of your life. Knowing a choice may bring unhappiness, failure,
or embarrassment for the rest of your life. Anxiety or paranoia about
being remembered in a positive way for the rest of your life. An excessive
need to plan how you will make your mark in the world and be remembered
for it. A wish to make history in a dishonest way. Choices that will
lead to remembering mistakes. Too much concern for appearances.
A camera may also
reflect how beliefs or opinions you currently have will effect your
memories or impression of a person or situation.
Any pictures taken
with a camera in a dream represent impressions or memories that are
being formed based on your beliefs or choices.
To dream of adjusting
camera settings may reflect your attempts to change the way you see
a situation before forming any final impressions or making an important
Example: A man
dreamed of someone he didn't like telling him how nice his camera
was. In waking life he was warned by a co-worker that he had to appear
at a company event or he'd be remembered by other employees like he
didn't care about the company. He decided not to go to the company
event anyway deciding to put up with whatever bad opinion was made
about him. The camera in this case may have reflected his feelings
about himself having the power to influence how he would be remembered
for the rest of his professional life if he chose not to attend the
Example 2: A woman
dreamed of her old broken camera working again. In waking life she
had just gotten back together with an ex-boyfriend with whom she has
had previous tried to sneak getting pregnant without asking him. The
broken camera that was now working again might have reflected her
feelings about her ability to choose how to remember the rest of her
life if she returned to her attempts to get pregnant without asking
Example 3: A young
man dreamed of using a camera to take a picture of a meteor, but then
realized that the image was not really a meteor. In waking life he
was witnessing his friend doing something important and didn't want
to ruin his memory of the moment.
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To dream of a cassette tape represents issues or situations
that are interesting enough to set aside time or resources to exploring. It
may reflect making plans to experience something or making a concerted
effort to do something. Plans you want to make,
hobbies you care about, or anything that you'd have to go out of your
way to feel.
To dream of cassette tapes that you don't want to listen to represents
resistance to doing something that is up too much time or work. You
may think something is too unpleasant or too much work to bother with.
Example: A man dreamed of finding an old cassette tape. In
waking life he discovered his old comic books and decided to sit around
for the day looking at them.
To dream of a CD player represents an ability to control the tone,
mood, agenda of a given situation.. Having things your
way. You have control over how a situation feels and may be able to
change it or stop it if you don't like it.
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CDs Compact Disks
To dream of a CD represents memories, feelings, or a sequence
of thoughts that you choose to play internally. It reflects
a chosen tone, mood, or agenda. "Toeing the line"
or conforming to a set standard of thinking.
To dream of giving someone else a cd may represent an attempt to influence
another person with certain beliefs or feelings. It may
also reflect your own attempt to listen to new ideas.
To dream of buying CD's represents a choice to feel a certain
way or to "tow a line" of thinking. A situation
has influenced you to conform to a set standard of thinking. Who
or where you buy a cd from symbolizes what it is that's influencing
To dream of a cellphone represents emotional or psychological
closeness. Urgent feelings of needing something. Wishes,
beliefs, desires, or feelings that you feel are important to have
or that you don't want to lose. Cellphones may also reflect
resources or connections to other people that you always want available
to you. Things you want to have, want to experience, or
just think about a lot.
To talk on a cellphone
in a dream symbolizes your focus on issues that are important to you
or emotionally valuable. You are spending a lot of time
thinking about something or have a strong interest in making something
happen. Talking on a cellphone many also reflect emotional urgency. You
feel you need something in order to function.
To dream of losing your cellphone represents emotional
disconnection from what's important to you. Difficulties
that distract you or prevent you thinking or feeling as you wish.
To dream of being unable to reach someone on your cellphone represents
feelings of separation or being cut off. You may be unable to communicate
with someone you care about or feel cut off from something that is
emotionally supportive. Family members who are separated from loved
ones often dream of being unable to use their cellphone to contact
To dream of a cracked cell phone represents feelings about formerly
easy connections or access in life being compromised or ruined. Feeling
that friendships or relationships you need have some kind of irrecoverable
damage to them. Convenient relationships or access feels permanently
compromised due to conflicts that are too difficult to overcome. Feeling
cut off. Not liking an unpleasant overtone overshadowing a formerly
easy thing to do in your life. Special treatment may feel lost. Difficulty
letting go of someone or something because life is more difficult
To dream of dropping a cellphone represents waking life situations
where you feel that emotional or psychological closeness has been
let go of. Accidental loss of access, connections, or feelings that
are important to you. Feeling that access or connections have been
"dropped." Choosing to intentionally let go of your cellphone
may reflect feelings of intentionally disregarding or letting go of
Example: A young
man dreamed of seeing an old friend talking on a cellphone with a
girl he liked. This old friend was someone who never gives up. In
waking life the young man was rejected by the girl he liked and couldn't
stop liking her. The old friend on a cellphone reflected his need
to desire this girl in order to function and his unwillingness to
stop thinking of her.
Example 2: A woman
dreamed of finding a cracked cell phone. In waking life she kept having
feelings about getting back with her ex-boyfriend after a very big
argument that she felt may have made it impossible to reconcile their
very good past relationship. She felt it was no longer easy to be
friends with her ex.
Example 3: A young woman dreamed of smashing a woman's
cellphone. In waking life she was jealous of her boyfriend telling
her about another woman he was interested in and gave him an ultimatum
to choose between her and the other woman.
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Cell Phone Charger
To dream of a cellphone charger represents feelings about wishing
to ensure the continuation of psychological closeness. Making sure
that some area of your life will continue working in the manner that
you would like. Feelings about things you are doing now that will
ensure that an important area of you life functions perfect the next
time you try. Patiently waiting for your next opportunity to connect
closely to something important in your life.
a cell phone charger may reflect time off a relationship, project,
or situation in order to better functioning and closeness at a later
Example: A woman
dreamed of looking for her cell phone charger. In waking life she
had exhausted all attempts to keep believing that she could restore
a relationship with her ex-boyfriend and so she was looking for ways
to renew her prospects of restarting the relationship.
Example 2: A woman
dreamed of the batteries on her cell phone being totally drained and
looking trying to find a charger. In waking life she felt that she
had exhausted her ability to keep speaking to a man she liked and
was patiently thinking up news ways to speak to him while fearing
calling him back too soon.
To dream of circuitry
represents aspects of your life that need or require power to work.
Things you would like to see happen that require resources or a motivating
To dream of electricity
flowing through a circuit represents empowerment to attain goals or
make something happen. Experiences or desires you want are materializing
as the resources or momentum needed is available.
To dream of a
computer represents the brain and how you think. What you do or see
on a computer symbolizes issues you are focused on or interests you
have. You are noticing the manner in which you are thinking and may
be motivated to explore issues or improve yourself.
Problems with your computer or glitches reflect mistakes, bad choices,
outdated beliefs, and faulty logic.
Example: A man dreamed of looking at his personal computer. In waking
life he was very focused on monitoring his regular thought processes
and thinking skills.
Example 2: A woman
dreamed of her work computer being on fire. In waking life she was
very unhappy with her work life and wanted a new job. The computer
being on fire may have reflected issues at work making thinking professionally
impossible or not becoming so bad it ruined ever wanting to work there
To dream of playing computer games, represents a win or lose situation
in your waking life. Consider the type of game and how
may symbolically parallel your life.
Alternatively, a computer game may represent situations where you
are very concerned about doing everything right. You may
sensitive about making any mistakes.
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To dream of a
computer lab represents awareness, focus, or interest on what other
people are thinking. Other people's true feelings or beliefs may be
visible to you.
To dream of computer memory represents your short term memory. You
may be cramming for a test or trying very hard to remember a lot of
information. It may also reflect your ability to apply
what you know while under pressure or to adapt to difficult situations.
To dream of a computer mouse represents control over your thoughts. The
direction of your thinking. Telling yourself what to focus
on or what to do. It may also reflect the ability to prioritize.
To dream of a computer mouse being controlled by someone else represents
an aspect of your personality that is guiding your decisions. It
may also reflect people who are telling you what to or what to focus
To give or sell someone a computer mouse may represent helping yourself
or someone else to think for themselves. Negatively, it may
also point to giving up the ability to think independently or losing
sight of what's most important.
To dream of a malfunctioning computer mouse represents confusion,
setbacks, or delays.
To dream of a computer virus represents uncontrollable issues that
frustrate you. Ideas or thoughts that cause irritability or anxiety.
Feeling forced to think about something that you can't stand. Negative
thoughts or feelings that seem impossible to get off your mind. Experiencing
frustration due to someone else's actions.
Example: A young man dreamed of his computer getting a computer virus.
In waking life, he feared embarrassing himself by revealing his true
feelings to a girl he liked. In this case, the computer virus may
have reflected his frustration with having to think about the girl
too much to the point that it interfered with his ability to function
normally without distraction.
Example 2: A person dreamed of their phone being hacked by a virus
that uploaded random photos to Instagram, causing them anxiety. In
waking life, the dreamer was grappling with COVID-19 lockdowns and
disliked giving others the impression that they were less successful
than usual due to the restrictions imposed by the pandemic. In this
case, the computer virus may have symbolized their feelings about
the uncontrollable nature of COVID-19 and the mounting frustration
it caused to their social life and appearances.
Digital Audio Recorder
To dream of a digital audio recorder represents feelings about utilizing
quick, accurate, and assertive methods to retain and recall information.
Gathering information quickly and accurately that prevents any potential
embarrassment or misunderstanding. Feelings about wanting to capture,
remember, or preserve information or ideas with methods that are easy
or don't waste any time. Keeping records, gathering evidence, or retaining
important insights or memories in a streamlined, time-saving process.
Ease with being absolutely certain that you listened, understood,
or followed instructions properly. Ease with being absolutely certain
about retaining critical information. You may be focused on optimizing
your resources, ensuring that no time is wasted in recording, preserving,
or retrieving information. It might represent an assertiveness in
your approach to learning, or a desire to capture ideas in their most
raw and immediate form for later reflection. Feeling good that you
aren't going to miss anything that's happening in a situation. Feelings
about your capacity to remember things accurately and efficiently.
Positively, dreaming about a digital audio recorder may represent
confidence in your ability to understand, remember, and convey information
accurately. A competitive edge in your field, saving precious time
by streamlining information gathering. A professional need to capture
details quickly and accurately. Your assertive effort to document
misconduct efficiently and discreetly.
Negatively, dreaming about a digital audio recorder might represent
feelings about overdoing recalling or retaining information and ideas
with ease to the point that excessive. Pressures of your profession
to capture information quickly and accurately. Gathering information
too quickly and accurately to the point that you have no way to utilize
it. Feelings about evidence being gathered too easily against you.
Apprehensions about data security privacy being too easy for other
people to breach. A fear of failing to retain essential information
effectively that wastes time. Jealousy of not having evidence"
from the heat of the moment, believing that a record of a conversation
would save you from potential embarrassment or misunderstanding later.
A fear of having missed out on important details despite efforts to
capture everything. Fearing forgetting crucial information.
To dream of listening to a digital audio recorder signifies a swift
and efficient revisiting of information or ideas. It can also imply
a strong focus on evidence-based decision-making, where you prioritize
verifiable information over speculation.
Example: A man dreamed of using a digital audio recorder to record
a beautiful song he heard in a dream, but then woke up to realize
he couldn't remember the song. In waking life, he was having issues
listening to instructions and advice someone gave him. He was serious
and efficient about understanding and recalling the advice while the
person was present, but when the person wasn't present he couldn't
take the advice seriously because other events hadn't happened yet
to make it realistic. In this case, the digital audio recorder may
have reflected the struggle and the crucial role that attentive listening
and accurate recall play in his situation.
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To dream of a drone represents the emptiness of unthinking behavior
that observes situations and follows orders without question. Feelings
about the potential for such behavior to get back at you. Emptiness
of behavior that "drones on." Not "having a life"
that works all day without question. Emptiness associated with controlling
of others. A sense of paranoia about who may be watching your actions
and thoughts. A sense of vulnerability and lack of control.
Positively, a drone may reflect your feelings about yourself or others
who take orders from other people and always experience their lives
working out. Personal or professional lives that take orders from
other people and never mention problems.
To dream of a drone that you aren't controlling may represent anxiety
about your privacy being easily invaded. Feelings of being watched
or controlled and a lack of respect for personal space or privacy.
Emptiness that is watching all the time. Empty feelings that someone
could be closely watching everything you do without needing to tell
you about potential consequences. eelings of being monitored, controlled,
or observed, either by external forces. Emptiness that is watching
all the time. Feeling controlled by someone else as though it was
too easy or automated. Unpleasant feelings or frustrations about being
unable to stop someone from monitoring every single thing about you.
Feeling that you can't argue with someone who is keeping tabs on you.
Feeling someone is a bit of a jerk about monitoring everything you
To dream of a drone that you are controlling may reflect feelings
of having the power to observe a situation or other people without
constraint, and a desire to observe a situation or others. Drones
with weapons may reflect your power to embarrass or get back at someone
at any moment with impunity. Negatively, a drone may reflect a lack
of respect for others privacy, personal space, or personal boundaries.
Thinking that your need to know things is more important that someone
else's feelings. Feeling that it's important to keep tabs on people
without thinking of anyone's feelings.
To dream of a consumer drone represents feelings of control over a
situation letting you test to get a new or better vantage point. Experimenting
with directives to observe the outcomes. It might symbolize an exploration
of a situation from a new perspective, granting a wider, more comprehensive
To dream of a military drone represents feelings about behavior that
is empty about emotionless, unthinking behavior that follows orders
without question in a manner that is too serious about being protective
of a particular mindset or way of living. Emptiness that's observing
or monitoring others all the time and not fearing getting back at
them. Unthinking automatic professional surveillance or revenge. Feeling
that it's easy to "take someone out" with an order that
doesn't waste time thinking about it.
Drones equipped with weapons could also represent anxiety about being
unexpectedly embarrassed, humiliated, or defeated by someone that
emptily observes all that you do unthinkingly and without emotion.
Alternatively, to dream of something "droning on" or a drone
like noise may represents feelings about the emptiness of behavior
or a situation that doesn't stop. The emptiness of something in waking
life that is ongoing.
Example: A woman dreamed of telling someone to be careful about a
joke because a military drone might be watching. In waking life, she
was openly gay attending church while having a crush on 2 people attending
church. In this case, the military drone may have reflected her concerns
about an all-seeing authority or social pressure within the church
that is constantly monitoring for any deviations from accepted norms,
causing her to constantly self-censor and regulate her behavior and
expressions regarding being openly gay.
To dream of a DVD represents an experience that you can have whenever
you want. A situation or encounter that you can triggered
at will. It may also reflect an ability to relive or repeat
a certain kind of experience whenever you feel like it.
A DVD may reflect leisurely experiences you can enjoy whenever you
want, the ability to manipulate people or situations to your will,
or the ability to take time off whenever you please to pursue interests.
To dream of someone stealing your DVDs represents a person or situation
that has compromised your ability to do what you want. You
may feel less free, less welcome, or unable to enjoy yourself. People
may also not respond to you the same or have as much time to spend
with you as before.
Example: A girl once dreamed of watching a smurf dvd with her
boyfriend. In waking life she was enjoying talking to him
daily about all the wonderful things they were going to do with each
other like sharing a house, having kids, or going places together.
To dream about email represents a delayed realization or "figuring
it out on your own." Figuring something out or "getting
the point" after it'd already happened. It reflects a lack of
understanding about a current situation where you will "get the
message", gain insight, or develop a better understanding later
on. Surprise that something has slipped your attention. Awareness
or discoveries gained in hindsight.
receiving email may reflect delayed realizations that a person in
your life was looking out for you or considering your feelings when
you were too preoccupied with other things. Unexpected surprised feelings
that someone wasn't a jerk. Positive discoveries made in hindsight.
an email in a dream may represent shock, embarrassment, or unpleasant
feelings about being misinformed about something you had no idea was
occurring. Social signals that you are too late to respond to. Anxiety
that you've overlooked something or are too late to respond effectively
to a problem. Feelings about someone else that may not yet be receptive
to the truth. Embarrassment that a problem you've overlooked or misunderstood
has not gotten a lot worse because you had no way of clearly understanding
it. Negative discoveries made in hindsight.
To dream of emailing
someone else represents your intent to let someone else figure out
a problem on their own or "get the point" when they are
more receptive to the truth. Taking action now that will be clearly
understood at a later time.
The people you
receive email from in a dream may reflect situations in waking life
that bring awareness through hindsight. They may also reflect insight
that will be gained at a future date by someone you know due to your
Example: A girl
dreamed of trying to write an email to the girlfriend of a guy she
liked, but she kept getting interrupted by the guy she liked and could
never finish the email. In waking life she was trying to distance
herself from the guy she liked because he already had a girlfriend,
but found it hard because the guy would keep showing up wherever she
emails to the guy's girlfriend in this dream may have reflected her
uncomfortable feelings about the guy's girlfriend discovering she
liked the guy at some later date and her feelings about being unable
to distance herself from the guy now in an obvious way so that if
the girlfriend ever did find out about her feelings for the boyfriend
at a later date the "delayed realization" would be that
she already gave up on pursuing him long ago.
To dream of GPS represents feelings about a clear sense of direction,
purpose, or status based on someone else's intuition, knowledge, or
previous experience. Blindly following an expert's advice. Feeling
advantaged to follow an expert's advice to easily achieve your goals
or understand your current status. Feeling that someone in your life
is "paving the way" for you. A clear sense of direction,
purpose, or status.
GPS unit may reflect too much reliance on someone else's unproven
knowledge or experience. Embarrassment that you followed or trusted
someone else's advice as though they were an expert when they aren't.
To dream of using
GPS to track someone may reflect abuse or exploitation of secret advantages
to dishonestly keep yourself informed about the status of a person
or situation. Having people spy on other people for you to keep tabs
To dream of hacking a computer represents your ability to manipulate
other people through the understanding of their weaknesses or vulnerabilities.
Feeling free to direct someone's thinking without their knowledge
or ability stop you. Having the impunity to control others. Dishonest
manipulation of thinking or social connections.
To dream of having
your computer hacked represents feelings of embarrassment or frustration
that someone is able to control you. Feeling that your emotions are
being controlled or managed by someone else. Emotional violation.
Feeling that you are being told what to do and can't do anything about
it. Feeling that your privacy or personal space is being violated
Example: A woman
dreamed of her cellphone being hacked. In waking life she was feeling
manipulated and cut off from people due to a friend that turned everyone
against her. The hacking in this case may have reflected her feelings
about the former friend having impunity to manipulate her social connections
to make them turn against her.
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*Please See Internet.
To dream of a hard drive represents the accumulation of knowledge,
beliefs, memories, or skills. Areas of your life that you
have become adept at or experienced with. A cache of personal
To dream of formatting a hard drive may represent a major change to
your belief system or priorities. You may be giving up
old interests for new ones. It may also represent new developments
that change everything you know. A major correction of
To dream of throwing out a hard drive represents abandoning an area
of your life. You are giving up something that you have
a lot of experience with or that was of great interest to you.
To dream of the Internet represents feelings about connections to
people, experiences, or resources that other people can connect to
as well. The strength of local, long-distance, or coincidental connections
to people, experiences and resourcefulness that are usually easily
accessible. Your sense of community or personal connection to people
no matter how local or distant it is. A metaphor for the quick spread
of information amongst people. Interests or experiences you want to
be a part of or feel connected to. It can also be a reflection of
what you wish to achieve, discover, or experience with others. Information,
resources, and people you that you choose to repeatedly connect with
in life that forms the life experience you are currently having.
Alternatively, the Internet may also symbolize the hidden network
of life that seems to bring us closer to what we want through friends,
family, or coincidences. The invisible force that always seems to
give you what you need or introduces you to people who can help you.
Perhaps, you thought of something and then a person showed up to make
it happen the next day. Awareness of experiencing co-creation with
God amongst people.
Negatively, dreaming about the Internet may reflect feelings about
negative, unhelpful, or limited connection to other people, experiences,
or resources. Long-distance relationship connections that are unproductive,
unhelpful, or only let you believe in them. Feelings about wasting
your time in a long-distance relationship. A metaphor for the rapid
and uncontrollable spread of information amongst people that embarrasses
or attacks you. Problems realizing that you have the option to cut
off negative, unhelpful, or distant social connections. Difficulty
cutting off connections to people that don't matter or aren't realistic.
Maintaining a sphere of social connections that is too large at the
cost of smaller, local, or more effective sphere of connections. Long-distance
resources that won't allow you to enjoy a local life. A situation
or person you want to be connected with, but aren't 100% certain or
confident about the reality of it. Social connection to people that
is not helpful to you.
To dream of the Internet unplugged may reflect feelings about being
cut off from social connections, information, or resources that are
usually easily accessible. Feeling cut off from friends, family, or
coincidences. Feeling that other people are having experiences connected
to each other and you are not. Feeling that God is not helping you
co-create experiences in your life with a hidden network of life.
Intentionally isolating yourself or cutting yourself off from other
people or experiences. The ability to connect to other people or experiences
is not working for some reason. A period of isolation or disconnection
from social networks, friends, or the broader community. Feeling out
of touch with current events, unable to reach out to others for support,
or feeling excluded from certain groups or opportunities. This dream
could indicate a need to reestablish connections or find alternative
ways to access the information or support you need.
To dream of being unable to connect to the Internet may reflect feelings
of frustration, impatience, or obstacles in accessing information,
resources, or social interconnectedness that other people are.
To dream of a slow Internet connection may represent feelings of delays,
setbacks, or inefficiency in your ability to access information, communicate
with others, or achieve your goals. A sense that things are not progressing
as quickly as you would like in some area of your life. Frustrations
with the pace of progress in your personal or professional endeavors.
To dream of finding something unexpected or surprising on the Internet
may reflect feelings of discovery, curiosity, or the unexpected reveal
of information. Stumbling upon new ideas, insights, or opportunities
that were previously hidden or unknown to you. Exploring new territories,
learning new things, or opening yourself up to new experiences.
To dream of downloading something or talking to someone on the Internet
may reflect feelings of acquiring knowledge, information, or new perspectives.
Waking life experiences where you have met someone new, discovered
something, or gained access to something that helps you. Your eagerness
to learn, adapt, or absorb new ideas. This dream might also signify
your desire for deeper connections or understanding.
To dream of a website being down or inaccessible on the Internet may
represent feelings of barriers or limitations in accessing information,
resources, or connections. It might symbolize a temporary obstacle
or frustration in your pursuit of knowledge, goals, or relationships.
This dream could also indicate a disconnect from a source of information
or a particular community that you rely on.
To dream of getting lost or overwhelmed on the Internet may reflect
feelings of confusion, information overload, or the complexity of
navigating through a vast array of choices and options. It might symbolize
your struggle to find direction, make decisions, or discern reliable
information from a multitude of sources. This dream could suggest
a need to focus, prioritize, and seek clarity in your pursuits.
To dream of a virus or hacking on the Internet may represent fears
of vulnerability, invasion of privacy, or losing control. It might
symbolize anxieties about your security, the integrity of your personal
information, or concerns about malicious influences or deceit in your
life. This dream could also indicate a need to protect yourself, your
identity, or your personal boundaries more effectively.
Example: A woman dreamed of seeing a man she loved post a video on
the internet of himself kissing another girl. In waking life, she
was feeling jealousy and insecurity about a long-distance relationship
with doubts that the relationship would work. In this case, the Internet
may have reflected her feelings about her ability to have a connection
with the man she loved while someone else who made her jealous did
as well. The Internet may also symbolize her awareness of the weakness
or unhelpfulness of the long-distance relationship connection she's
choosing to maintain which wastes her time not creating more local
Example 2: A woman dreamed of people filming her with their phone
cameras and uploading it to the internet. In waking life, she felt
that people at her church were judgmental and talked about her behind
her back with other people. In this case, being filmed and having
the videos uploaded to the Internet may have reflected her feelings
about the easy spread of gossip or judgment among her church community.
The Internet may also reflect her feelings about how dangerous shared
social connections were within her church if she angered someone.
Example 3: A woman dreamed of being unable to get on the internet.
In waking life, she was having a lot of difficulty getting a job while
experiencing a number of life challenges. In this case, being unable
to get on the internet may have reflected her feelings of being disconnected
from opportunities or resources that could help her in her job search
and life challenges.
Example 4: A woman dreamed of seeing chaotic news on her phone. In
waking life, she was constantly afraid of the end of the world and
end times. In this case, the Internet may have her repeated attempts
to connect to news, events, and conversations with people that created
a negative mindset of fear related to excessive thoughts about the
end of time.
See the themes section of websites.
*Please See Hacking.
*Please See Computers.
To dream of an Internet Chat represents feelings about impersonal
engagement or self-discussion with an issue you want to feel connected
with. Self-discussion or engagement with an issue you want to connect
with, but aren't 100% perfectly confident about the reality of it.
Life experiences you are interested in, but aren't engaging enough
on a deeper personal level. Loving the idea of a person or experience
you want to connect with without any personal or intimate knowledge
of an Internet Chat may reflect feelings that it's more attractive
to think about or talk about something you want to be involved with
without ever taking the serious action to experience it. Impersonal
engagement or self-discussion that wastes time or never results in
dreaming of an Internet Chat may reflect impersonal engagement with
the idea of dating someone you want to have a relationship with when
you don't really know much about them or what's actually going on
in their life at the current moment. Lacking 100% certain confidence
about how connecting to an interesting person or experience is possible.
Example: A woman
dreamed of talking to a guy she liked in an Internet Chatroom. In
waking life the guy lived far away and she had no idea how or when
she would ever have a real relationship with him. The Internet Chatroom
in this case may have reflected the impersonal engagement the dreamer
had with the idea of dating the guy because in reality she had no
idea where the guy was, what he was doing in his life, and if he actually
shared her feelings.
*Please See Internet.
To dream of an Internet radio show represents experiences or interaction
with others where there is absolute control. You or someone
else wants to direct the flow of ideas or totally control a situation
with other people.
To dream of an Ipad represents a carefree thinking style about an
issue in your life. A more comfortable outlook on an existing situation.
Noticing that it's easier to think about issues if you don't focus
on anything serious. A thinking style that feels convenient or free
Ipad may be a sign that you are spending too much time enjoying yourself
thinking about all the easy aspects of a change you are considering
with no focus on the negative difficult aspects. Deluding yourself
by overlooking anything that makes you jealous.
Example: A woman
dreamed of using an Ipad. In waking life she was very focused on leaving
her cheating husband. At first she enjoyed how easy it was to have
the courage to seriously plan to move, but then had the tendency to
revert back to a fearful serious mindset when she had to focus on
the reality of her of husband trying to control her, stop her, to
prevent her from taking any property when she tried to leave.
To dream of an Iphone represents an increased sense of confidence
about issues that have importance or value to you emotionally. It
may also represent an important area of your life that has noticeably
improved in some manner. Connections or important relationships
that you feel are better than what everyone else has.
Example: A young dreamed of losing his Iphone. In waking
his relationship with his brother began to drift after months of growing
Example 2: A woman dreamed of seeing someone using a iphone to target
and shoot her cheating husband. In waking life she believed
that because she was a faithful Christian that God would treat her
more special than usualy by punishing her husband. The
iPhone in this case may have reflected her feelings about her connection
to God being better than other people because she was more devout
than they were.
*Please See Cell
To dream of an Ipod represents an ablity to feel exactly the way you
want whenever you want at all times. The ability to do
as you please as your mood permits. Instant access to customized
enjoyment. Not having to do anything you don't like. The
power to stop or change anything unpleasant at any time. iPods
may show up in dreams if rich people or people with more than one
To dream of having your songs erased from your Ipod represents unpleasant
situations which make you less comfortable or that force you to confront
negative emotions. A person or situation prevents you from
feeling the way you want. Feeling uncomfortable about loses
choice or options to enjoy yourself with.
Example: A man dreamed of having his iPod erased. In waking
life he had his porn collection off his computer erased.
To dream of a keyboard represents articulation of views or expression
To dream of using a keyboard to communicate over the internet may
represent your attempt to express ideas or concerns to other people.
To dream of using as keyboard off-line to write a story, report, or
other document may represent working on getting your ideas expressed
the correct way or realizing your concerns.
To dream of a laptop computer represents awareness of a thinking style
that looks better or is more sophisticated than average. A higher
level of interest in how you are thinking. You may be more motivated
or excited to explore yourself or improve yourself. Whereas a regular
computer reflects a general awareness of what you are thinking, a
laptop reflects more enthusiasm in yourself (professional, rich, good
job, good at something). Awareness of yourself thinking in ways that
are modern, making progress, or savvy. Liking organization, making
serious plans, or thinking of issues related to success. Thinking
related to enjoying living a professional life. What you do or see
on a laptop computer symbolizes areas of your life that are the most
interesting or motivating for you to think about. You may want to
improve yourself, change beliefs, or cut out bad habits. Making plans
on how to get ahead in life.
your laptop computer reflect mistakes, bad choices, outdated beliefs,
and faulty logic.
To dream of losing
your laptop or having your laptop stolen may reflect fears of having
to start over from scratch when you believed you were getting ahead
in life. Losing power, employment, or resources that allow you think
about the more interesting areas of your life. Feeling that you've
lost your ability to get ahead in life or plan interesting things.
Feelings about losing the ability to enjoy success or a professional
If a laptop computer
is your sole computing device then also consider looking up the definition
for "computers" for a more general explanation.
Example: A young
woman dreamed of having her laptop stolen. In waking life she feared
losing her an extension on her employment. The loss of the laptop
in this case may have reflected her fears of losing the ability to
think of herself as a successful sophisticated business professional
in life if she lost her employment extension and her income.
*Please See Computers.
To dream of a
laser printer represents communicating or expressing what you are
thinking with absolute clarity. Perfect articulation.
a laser printer may symbolize the realization of plans in a careful
or meticulous manner.
To dream of a photo memory card represents an impermanent impression
or accumulation of events. Beliefs, opinions, or notions that can
be changed. A fresh start is always an option if you decide
to change your mind. Your impression of a situation based
on a choice that can be changed at anytime.
A memory card is a sign that a decision you made has left a noticeable
or lasting impression on you, and that you can "wipe" this
impression clean by changing your mind.
Example: A man dreamed of having a 64 Gig photo memory card. In
waking life he refused to go along with demands being made of him
knowing it would punish him with terrible lasting memories that he
could have chosen to live through differently if he wanted to.
To dream of Microsoft products represents feelings that something
in your life is working the way it's supposed to all the time. Noticing
there is nothing wrong with a single thing you are thinking like it's
standard. Intelligence about why something is functioning all the
time, but doesn't have to do anything wiser than that. Not required
to think in a way that needs to be exceptional all the time. Not needing
to be amazing to notice everything you are doing is working all the
time. Feelings about something that is perfect about just not noticing
jealousy. Feelings of not having to care about why you are using something.
Professionalism or expertise at not having to think of anything stupid
without caring that you are. Confidence that something can be expected
to work like it's supposed all the time without fear, jealousy, or
recklessness. Feelings about something not exceptional, but never
embarrasses you if you need to use it.
about Microsoft products represents feelings about something in your
life that works the way it's supposed to, but that's all it does.
Respectable function, but nothing exceptionally sophisticated, creative,
or successfully problem free. Not loved, but never believing you can
do anything different or better to function properly.
To dream of Microsoft
Windows may reflect awareness of issues with your normal state of
thinking. Problems with Microsoft Windows may reflect jealousy that
you can't restore your thinking to normal. Awareness of yourself thinking
in a new way that is not normal or average for you.
To dream of updating
Microsoft Windows represents feelings about your normal state of thinking
increasing in sophistication or maturity.
To dream Microsoft
Word represents feelings of ease with with professional or serious
communication capatibility. Feelings of professionally remembering
everything you can before needing to share it or act on it. Feeling
that you can easily tell someone something professionally if you need
to. Nothing scares you that you can easily communicate professionally
if you need to. Feelings of ease with with professional communication
To dream of Microsoft
Excel represents feelings of professionally making sense of an difficult
or akward situation. Your ability to communicate dififcult or awkward
things to other people and instantly make sense of it.
*Please See Computers.
*Please See Video
*Please See Skype
To dream of a computer monitor represents your perception about something
you or someone else is thinking. Consider the color of
the monitor for additional symbolism.
To dream of a Nintendo video game system represents feelings of engaging
in friendly and enjoyable challenges, where the focus is on having
fun and testing your abilities without taking things too seriously.
The desire to explore social and acceptable activities that allow
you to challenge yourself in a light-hearted and entertaining way.
Challenging yourself in increasing levels with a friendly, socially
acceptable, cool, or fun situation that doesn't embarrass anyone else.
Challenging yourself in increasing levels with an attitude that is
safe about nothing being too serious and that's easily understood
by everyone involved. Challenging yourself to see how far you can
take a friendly situation that doesn't get back at you like it's awesome.
Challenging yourself in increasing levels to see how much better you
are than someone else without embarrassing anyone with it being too
Positively, dreaming about Nintendo may reflect your ability to find
joy and excitement in simple, socially acceptable challenges that
don't put others in uncomfortable situations. Your desire for friendly
competition and testing your skills in a safe and fun environment.
Challenging experiences that see how far you can take it based on
family life, affordability, or social acceptability don't embarrass
anyone involved with being mean. Safely teaching yourself something
different by taking it as far as you can without being dangerous to
Negatively, dreaming about Nintendo may indicate a tendency to avoid
serious or significant challenges in favor of more superficial and
socially acceptable activities. A fear or reluctance to confront more
substantial issues in your life. Privately challenging yourself to
an idea in a friendly way that other people might not see the same
way that you do if they found out. Feeling good that nobody can ever
stop you from enjoying challenging yourself childishly with how far
you can take a situation. A challenging experience of friendliness
that isn't serious at all when that isn't what you really want. Challenging
yourself to getting away with something with family or friends who
are annoyed or angry that you don't stop it.
Example: A young woman dreamed of playing Super Nintendo in a locked
room for a few days. In waking life, she going through a tough time
being lonely trying to figure out how to socialize with classmates
and get over social anxiety. In this case, the Nintendo may have reflected
her attempt to challenge herself in her bedroom to come up with socially
acceptable, cool, or fun ideas to help her socialize with classmates
by telling them about them.
Example 2: A teenage girl dreamed of playing Super Nintendo with a
guy who tells her he likes her. In waking life, she had a boyfriend,
but a friend suggested that if she was single she should start dating
the other guy who appeared in her dream. In this case, the Nintendo
may reflect the socially acceptable friendly nature of testing the
idea of dating another guy or seeing how much she could learn about
the guy's interest in her without embarrassing her boyfriend with
Example 3: A woman dreamed of playing virtual reality Nintendo games.
In waking life, she was aware of herself going to extreme lengths
to help a friend. In this case, the Nintendo symbolism may reflect
feelings about challenging herself in a friendly way to see how far
she could help her friend out without embarrassing her friend or anyone
else with feeling it was too serious.
*Please See Video
To dream of a
password represents the only solution to a problem. It may also symbolize
the only answer known to be right.
A password in
a dream may be a sign that you're dealing with issues that have very
limited means of being confronted. You need a perfect answer or solution.
Alternatively, passwords in a dream may reflect secretive feelings
about some area of your life. A wish for privacy or security. Feeling
that there is are things about yourself that you don't like other
people knowing. Protecting privacy. A wish to deny access to some
area of your life. Feeling denied access to some area of of your life.
Feeling that you can't meet certain conditions that other people want
perfectly enough. Feeling locked out or excluded. Anxiety about security.
Example: A woman
dreamed of a password being changed on a computer network. In waking
life she she broke up with a man with whom she was attracted to and
felt cut off from a psychic connection that she believed would give
her the ability to change his mind to start dating her. The changed
password in this case may have reflected her feelings of being excluded
from her psychic ability since they weren't helping her to date the
man after he rejected her.
To dream of a password cracker represents situations where everything
possible is being done to embarrass or defy someone. You
or someone else may be unwilling to take no for an answer or are highly
motivated to find a solution to a very rigid problem.
To dream of a password cracker that fails represents inability to
find the right solution or answer to very difficult problem.
To dream of a printer represents an ability or wish to express thoughts
or ideas so that others can understand.
Communcating what you are thinking or making your plans known. Articulation.
Alternatively, a printer may symbolize the realization of plans.
Example: A woman dreamed of a printer being on a table and someone
being rude to her when she wanted to use it. In waking life he was
an older woman with a 17 year-old daughter. She went to college with
her daughter so they could begin studying to complete high school
equivalency test. The printer she was rudely kept away from may have
reflected her feelings disliking not being able to ask someone to
help her complete her high-school equivalency test quickly or have
it given to her easily because of her age.
*Please See Laser
To dream that
you are listening to the radio represents one sided communication.
You may be listening to someone that doesn't listen to you. It may
also reflect constant orders or instructions that you can't discuss
or debate. Situation or agenda that you have no control over. A one
way flow of ideas. Hearing the radio may also symbolize the "voice
in your head" that you keep listening to.
radio may reflect eavesdropping on other people. It may also reflect
the one way nature of authoritarian control that doesn't listen at
listening to the radio may represent your feelings about ESP, psychic,
or telepathic communication you believe you are experiencing.
To dream of a
radio being turned off may represent your unwillingness to listen
to someone that is doing all the talking or decision-making. You may
be tired of not being listened to or included.
To dream of changing
the radio station represents a wish to be directed or informed differently.
Preferring to be walked through a situation by someone different.
Example: A dreamer
heard the radio repeatedly saying over and over "In the name
of the Fuhrer, In the name of the Fuhrer." In waking life this
dream occurred to a German living in Nazi Germany during the war.
The dream may have reflected the person's growing unease about one
way nature of the Nazi authority that society seemed to blindly follow
and the growing use of propaganda.
To dream of the brand Samsung represents feelings about something
working without thinking it's ever not going to. Accepting that losing
isn't happening at all without having to dwell on it. Fantasticly
reliable to deserve to not notice losing once. Feelings about double-checking
being a thing of the past.
about the brand Samsung represents annoyance that winning is all you
get to do. Annoyance at having to repeatedly notice you are not losing.
Breaking up, losing, or problems feel like a non-issue. Feelings about
partners that laugh at you that you ever think that they are going
to leave you.
Example: A man
dreamed of someone who wanted to take his Samsung Galaxy S5. In waking
life he was worried that his girlfriend was going to go back to her
ex-boyfriend because the ex surprised her by showing up to propose
marriage. The Samsung in this case may have reflected his feelings
about his relationship being so confident that breaking up was felt
to be a non-issue.
To dream of security
cameras represents feelings of being monitored, or scrutinized. You
may also be concerned about what other people think you or something
it may reflect a close observation of someone you are interested in
or don't trust.
Example: A man
dreamed of seeing security cameras filming him while he was in a music
store trying to buy a cd. In waking life he was becoming annoyed with
his employers at work because they were starting to watch every single
thing he did at work which prevented him from enjoying his breaks.
*Please See Hidden
Sega Video Game System
To dream a Sega video game system represents feelings about about
training or having challenging experiences to see how far you can
take a situation where sharing isn't important because you are faster
than other people while on your own. Feeling that needing other people
isn't important to see how far you can challenge yourself with being
good at something. Not letting other people hold you back from challenging
yourself because you're better off on your own. Your inclination to
test your abilities and see how far you can go in a situation where
you prefer to not listen to anyone and go it alone. A challenging
experience where you feel you are better at it and don't want to say
anything about it.
Positively, dreaming about a Sega video game system might symbolize
the enjoyment of personal challenges, self-sufficiency, or the thrill
of mastering a skill or activity on your own. A conscious choice to
focus on personal growth, self-reliance, and the satisfaction of overcoming
challenges without external help. A period of self-discovery, where
you are exploring your capabilities and pushing your boundaries.
Negatively, dreaming about a Sega video game system could represent
feelings of isolation, competitiveness, or a lack of interest in teamwork
or collaboration. An overemphasis on individual achievement at the
expense of social connections or teamwork. Perhaps you feel disconnected
from others, focusing too much on personal goals and not enough on
shared experiences or cooperative efforts. A tendency to prioritize
individual achievement over teamwork or cooperation because you feel
better off going it alone.
Example: A woman dreamed of a virtual reality world that switched
between Nintendo games and Sega games. In waking life, she had issues
with how far should go to help a friend. In this case, Sega may have
reflected her feelings about challenging herself to see how far she
could go to test the boundaries of helping her friend changed from
a more friendly inclusive experience (Nintendo) to having to test
herself on her own without her friend (Sega) after her friend gave
up and she was more skilled than her friend.
To dream of a selfie represents feelings about an impressive memory
or impression you have of yourself that cares about social approval
or acceptance. Feelings about self-image, self-presentation, and the
desire for external validation or recognition. How you perceive yourself
in the eyes of others. Feelings of having a memory or recollection
that makes you look impressive for your experiences or who you met.
Acknowledgment of your impressiveness that you can show to others.
Thoughts about yourself or others giving an impression of favoritism
or endorsement to other people.
Positively, dreaming about selfies may represent self-confidence,
self-respect, and a healthy level of self-esteem in that whatever
you are doing is impressive to someone else. A sense of empowerment
and pride in your appearance, experiences, or achievements. Feelings
about your uniqueness or accomplishments being impressive to others.
Negatively, dreaming about selfies could indicate insecurity, narcissism,
or an over-reliance on external validation for self-worth. A warning
about the potential for shallow or insincere relationships based on
image rather than authenticity. Giving off a dishonest impression
of favoritism or endorsement to other people. Assuming an impressive
memory of yourself will help you. Not thinking of anything except
that other people are impressed by you, your experiences, or who you
know. External validation with impressive memories, even at the cost
of safety. A need for validation or approval from others, indicating
insecurity or a reliance on external affirmation. Perhaps you feel
compelled to project a certain image that may not align with your
true self, or you might be struggling with societal pressures related
to beauty and success.
Example: A teenage girl dreamed of taking a selfie of herself and
posting it on Instagram. In waking life, she was trying to impress
a boy she liked by telling him an impressive story about something
she did by herself as a way to keep him interested in her. In this
case, taking a selfie of herself may have reflected her feelings about
trying to create an impressive memory or impression of herself that
she believed would be socially approved or accepted by the boy she
liked to keep him interested in her.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of someone asking to take a selfie with
her and refusing it. In waking life, she was an employment recruiter
who had to refuse someone who wanted special treatment by speaking
about the meeting as confirmation of the dreamer's approval to make
getting hired easier when speaking to someone else at the company
with the power to make a final decision on hiring. In this case, the
rejected selfies may have reflected her feelings about not wanting
to give the impression of favoritism or endorsement to a potential
job applicant. By refusing the selfie, it may symbolize her desire
to maintain professionalism and impartiality in her role as a recruiter.
The dream could reflect her concerns about how her actions and decisions
might be perceived by others, especially in a professional context
where her reputation and integrity are important.
To dream of Snapchat represents feelings about social interactions
or communication that are casual, fleeting, or lasting a very short
time. An awareness of information or experiences that are quickly
coming into and fading out of your life, mimicking the application's
feature of disappearing messages. A focus on the immediate present
moment, prioritizing spontaneity, or highlighting the fleeting nature
of certain experiences. Interaction with others that doesn't allow
appearances to be embarrassed because nothing matters for long.
Positively, dreaming about Snapchat might symbolize an appreciation
for temporary, unique moments in life. A desire to live in the moment,
enjoying experiences for their impermanence. Acceptance and celebration
of change, impermanence, or the dynamic flow of life. The dream could
also suggest a form of communication that is direct, quick, and devoid
of unnecessary complexities.
Negatively, dreaming about Snapchat could represent feelings of frustration
or anxiety about missed opportunities, unrecorded moments, or the
fast-paced nature of certain experiences. Feelings about dishonest
social interaction, such as relationship cheating, where evidence
is quickly erased. A fear of forgetting important moments or a struggle
to keep up with rapidly changing circumstances.
Example: A woman dreamed of being suspicious of her husband and decided
to check his phone. She found messages on Instagram and Snapchat of
him exchanging flirtation and nude photos with other girls. In waking
life, she felt the urge to go through her husband's phone to address
her insecurities, but controlled herself instead. In this case, seeing
her husband use Snapchat to send flirtatious messages and nude pictures
may have reflected her feelings about potentially discovering evidence
of her husband's casual, short-lasting, and possibly dishonest interactions
with other women. The fleeting nature of Snapchat messages in the
dream might symbolize her fear of infidelity, her insecurities about
the stability of their relationship, and the perceived difficulty
of obtaining concrete evidence due to the transient nature of such
To dream of social media represents feelings about managing interactions
with others that seem more consequential than usual, as though everything
you say or do is closely monitored or considered. A heightened sense
of power or importance as you perceive others paying close attention
to your status or activities. Your awareness of other people's attention
to your thoughts and actions, embodying social validation, attention,
or recognition. How you feel about your social influence, reputation,
about social media could represent feelings of managing impersonal
interaction with other people that notices status and everything you
say or do is closely monitored or considered. The stress of maintaining
impersonal interactions that revolve around one's status or the ongoing
affairs of others. Social connections that feel distant or detached.
An unhealthy preoccupation with online validation, a fear of negative
judgment, issues of self-comparison, or discomfort with the idea of
keeping up with others' interest in you. Insecurity, loneliness, or
the fear of missing out. Longing for more personal and intimate connections,
rather than superficial interactions. Pressure to make others believe
that everything in your life is progressing perfectly or working out
Example: A young
woman dreamed of the older sister of her ex-crush text messaging her
about her crush not accepting any messages on social media, which
made the dreamer mad. In waking life, the woman was currently arguing
with her mother. In this case, refusing to accept messages on social
media may have reflected her feelings about her mother arguing with
her about an issue she felt was too socially impersonal to be involved
Example 2: A young
woman dreamed of wanting to use social media apps with someone, but
they refused. The person wouldn't even talk on the phone to her, preferring
personal contact when the time was right. In waking life, the woman
was very depressed about her appearance and mental capacity. In this
case, the social media apps being refused may have reflected her feelings
about her inability to connect with others or present herself positively
in a social context due to her depression and recent disappointment.
Example 3: A teenage
girl dreamed of her friend saying that the boy she had a crush on
was on social media with her, but couldn't to him herself. In waking
life, she lost her phone and was unable to talk to her crush and didn't
want him to think she was ignoring him. In this case, the friend talking
to her crush on social media might have reflected her feelings about
keeping up to date with the social activities and relationship status
of her crush in an impersonal way.
*Please See Facebook.
*Please See Instagram.
*Please See Snapchat.
*Please See Twitter.
*Please See WhatsApp.
*Please See Youtube.
To dream of software represents your personality traits, behaviors
and habits. A way of thinking. Consider the type of software. Installing
or downloading software onto your computer may represent adapting
to a new way of thinking of a different way of doing things.
To dream of a Sony PlayStation video game system represents feelings
about challenging yourself to see how far you can take being completely
immersed in an experience. Life situations in which you are testing
yourself that require imagination, escapism, and being immersive.
Training for professional advancement that doesn't deserve to be distracted.
Example: A teenage
boy dreamed of seeing a PlayStation video game scene for Tiger Woods
Golf 2004. In waking life, he was questioning whether to exclusively
focus on training to play baseball or golf for the rest of his high
school term. He was giving it serious thought. The Playstation video
game scene of golf may have reflected his feelings about himself being
totally immersed or focused on training to play golf to see how far
he could improve his golf skills.
Example 2: A woman
dreamed of seeing a sale on for Sony PlayStation 3. In waking life,
she was enjoying a friend's Tarot card reading regarding her relationship
with her husband which encouraged her. In this case, the Playstation
symbolism may have reflected her feelings about Tarot card readings
allowing her to challenge herself to be completely immersed in Tarot
card mysticism helping her to improve her marriage and life.
Example 3: A young
man dreamed of seeing a game played on Sony PlayStation. In waking
life, he was employed as a camp counselor taking care of campers and
camp activities. In this case, the Playstation videogame symbolism
may have reflected his feelings about the camp experience being something
requiring people to challenge themselves inside various immersive
experiences on the campgrounds.
To dream of cassette tape recorder represents feelings about relying
on traditional or outdated methods to retain and recall information.
Feelings about wanting to capture, remember, or preserve information
or ideas in a traditional or outdated way. It may reflect an emphasis
on keeping records, gathering evidence, or retaining important insights
or memories in a more old fashioned, time-consuming, inefficient,
or tedious process. Being absolutely certain that you listened, understood,
or followed instructions properly. Being absolutely certain about
retaining critical information.
Negatively, dreaming about a cassette tape recorder represents anxieties
about miscommunication, or a fear of not having perfectly understood
or retained some critical information. Fear of evidence being used
against you. Your attempt to incriminate another person.
To dream of listening to a tape recorder represents a reexamination
of information or ideas that you felt were important to retain or
recall. You may be revisiting a situation or a conversation, trying
to understand different facets or nuances. It can also mean that you
are reevaluating your decisions or actions based on new information
that has come to light. Listening, understanding, or following instructions.
Examining evidence or critical information.
Example: A young woman dreamed of a tape recorder being used. In waking
life, she was a blind person experiencing a number of difficulties.
In this case, the tape recorder may have reflected her need to rely
on traditional or outdated methods to retain and recall information,
given her visual impairment. It might represent her challenges and
the additional time or effort required to navigate her world, as compared
to the more efficient methods available to sighted individuals.
*Please See Digital
To dream of a telephone represents psychological communication with
an aspect of yourself or issues that need attention. The ability to
"get through" to people, listen to an inner voice, or realize
an objective at will. It may also reflect an situations that could
be "called " into being if desired. Alternatively, the telephone
represents your communication and relationship with others.
To dream of phoning
someone represents a desire to make available, get through, or be
connected to certain feelings, situations, people. An aspect of yourself
that you are to "calling into being" or want attention from.
Beliefs, feelings, or situations that you want available to you right
now. Negatively, phoning someone may point to reliance on bad habits
or negative thinking patterns.
To dream that
a phone doesn't work or is broken represents an inability to initiate
a situation or desired reaction. Feeling extremely frustrated or cut
off from power. There is no means to go about starting something.
A situation may have gone awry and you feel that you can't do anything
about it. You can only think of wanting to try something. Feeling
cut off from resources or abilities. It may also reflect an inability
to get in touch with someone. Feeling socially cut off.
To dream of phoning
someone with no answer represents frustration or failure to achieve
an objective. Alternatively, you may feel unable to get through to
someone or unable to get attention. People may not be listening to
you or respecting your wishes.
To dream of being
ignored on the phone may represent failure to listen to your inner
voice or get help or attention. It may also reflect a need to speak
up more in waking life situations where someone may not being listening
to your concerns enough.
To dream of a
phone ringing or that someone is calling you represents aspects of
your personality that are "getting through" to you. Something
in your life wants attention. You are more open or perceptive to insight
or realizations. A situation might be becoming clearer to you. You
may also be a lot more cooperative with another person or listening
to someone more. Negatively, it may point to unpleasant issues that
you are being forced to confront.
To dream of an
unanswered phone ringing represents areas of your life that you are
ignoring. Issues or situations that you don't want to deal with or
refuse to see. You may need to pay closer attention to something.
Refusing to listen to advice.
To dream of emergency
calls or calling 911 represents an urgent need or strong desire to
avoid something. Desperation to get rid of a problem.
To dream of a
very large telephone represents the importance of a message you wish
to convey to others or a significant influence that you may be considering
opening yourself up to. You or someone else may be close to accepting
a big idea or making a dramatic change.
To dream of phone
being left off the hook represents shutting yourself out. Issues or
problems that you want no part of or can't be bothered with.
To dream of a
busy signal represents people or situations you feel forced to be
patient with. Feeling frustrated having to wait.
To dream of having
troubling dialing a phone in a dream represents frustrations with
initiating a situation. Having problems knowing how to start something.
Unsure of yourself. Feeling nervous about doing something right. Feeling
nervous about asking someone for help. Not believing that what you
are trying to do will work. Feeling unsure how to connect to someone
or initiate a conversation.
To dream of calling
the wrong person or reaching the wrong person represents waking life
miscommunication. It may also reflect disappointment that something
is not doing what you expected it to do.
To dream if having
a bad connection on the telephone represents disrupted waking life
communication or insecurity about a relationship. Bad communication
skills. It may also reflect a lack of confidence in your ability to
maintain a strong position or do something you are usually quite confident
Dreams of telephone
calls from the deceased are very common when people are grieving.
The dreams may reflect the person's desire to speak to the person
again. It may also reflect the person's difficulty adjusting to the
reality that speaking to the person is now impossible. Positively,
calls from the deceased may reflect your wish to have a sign that
they are safe or happy in the spiritual world.
To dream of being put on hold on the telephone may reflect feelings
about not being a priority to someone else. Feeling that you are not
as important to deal with as another person or project. Feeling that
someone doesn't care about you as much as someone else. Feeling stupid
caring about a person or opportunity too much when they aren't respecting
you. Accepting yourself as less important. Feeling that someone isn't
listening your feelings or needs.
To dream of putting
others on hold on the telephone represents people or situations you
are intentionally delaying or temporarily avoiding to focus on something
of higher priority. Making promises with good intentions that you
can't keep. Awareness of yourself not having to respect someone or
listen to their feelings.
To dream of calls that hang up on you may reflect your feelings about
people being careless with your feelings. Feelings about people wanting
to do things with you or for and then suddenly changing their mind
at the last minute. Feelings about a person or situation you want
to be involved with being insensitive about your feelings. Feelings
about yourself not mattering or not being special. Feeling that someone
intentionally cared about making you feel that you are not important.
Example: A woman
dreamed of calling her therapist on the telephone and always getting
voicemail no matter how may times she called. In waking life he felt
that he therapist wasn't listening or responsive enough during her
Example 2: A person
once dreamed of making telephone calls and then being interrupted
by a voice that said "This is the monitoring office, this is
the monitoring office." In waking life they lived in Nazi Germany
and felt that the government was starting to feel paranoia and anxiety
about the government invading their privacy or that everything they
did in life was be watched by others who may report them to the government.
The act of making phone calls in the dream may have reflected her
attempts to be involved with things she liked or speak freely to people
*Please See Cell
*Please See Iphone.
To dream of watching
television represents an experience that you can easily choose to
engage or disengage from any time you want to. Watching television
may also reflect some level of control about immersing yourself in
an experience or how a situation will turn out. Your reception of
or exposure to different ideas, perspectives, or experiences. This
dream might reflect your thoughts about current events of your life,
social dynamics with people close to you, or cultural narratives,
as well as your level of engagement with them. A sense of empowerment
to casually change or reject having experience if you want to.
To dream of a TV turned off represents a conscious decision to disengage
from certain experiences or narratives. A situation or experience
that you can have if you want to, but aren't interested in. It could
symbolize your choice to disconnect or take a break from certain influences,
situations, or people. It might reflect feelings of being disconnected,
choosing not to engage, or avoiding exposure to certain perspectives
or experiences. Options or choices that are available but have been
chosen to ignore or avoid. This could also symbolize a feeling of
quiet, solitude, or introspection, a time for self-reflection without
outside influences. Choosing to not experience what someone else is
saying or offering to you. Feeling that it's safer to not engage in
having a particular experience at all.
Example: A teenage boy dreamed of a television that was turned off
sitting on top of a clothing dresser. The TV began to speak in a deep
male voice like a ghost saying "I am here for you" while
saying the dreamer's name backwards. In waking life, he was experiencing
his parents getting a divorce and chose to leave his mother's home.
Although his mother had extended an offer for him to move back in
with her anytime, he declined. In this case, the television turned
off may have reflected the option to experience living with the mother
that the teen chose not to have. The teen had a choice to not engage
in experiencing what the mother was offering to him.
Example 2: A young man dreamed of watching television where the program
was talking about the end of time and how the world was ending. The
TV show mentioned how hopeless life on the earth was. In waking life,
the man was considering committing suicide because his life wasn't
working out. In this case, the television may have reflected the ease
with which he could discontinue suicidal thinking if he chose to.
*Please See Sitcom.
To dream of text messages represents unspoken communication of ideas
or intentions. Telling someone what you're thinking without
actually telling them. Text messages may reflect body language,
tone of voice, or an unspoken gesture.
To dream about sexting or sexual text messages represents unspoken
communication of ideas or intentions about pleasure. It may also reflect
your unspoken wish to have sex with someone through gestures or body
Example: A girl dreamed of her sister text messaging a boy she liked.
In real life she was insecure about the boy she liked liking her sister
more after she introduced them. The sister text messaging the boy
she liked reflected her anxieties about the unspoken body language
or rapport she feared between them.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of checking text messages on her cellphone.
In waking life she was flirting with men at work and making gestures
to signal interest.
Example 3: A woman dreamed of sending her boyfriend a text message.
In waking life she had decided to breakup with him and signal this
to him by no longer calling him.
*Please See Videotape.
To dream of using a video camera represents committing an experience
to memory. Noticing or remembering every single thing that you're
witnessing. It may also represent your attempt to document an event
or entire process for later use. There might also be a lot of information
or details that you want to share with others.
A video camera may be a sign that you don't want to forget a large
amount of information that you're being presented with. You don't
want to miss anything.
To dream of a hidden video camera represents your attempt to observe
or keep tabs on someone in stealth. Keeping a close eye on someone
without their knowledge. Alternatively, a hidden camera may reflect
behavior that is nosy or bordering on stalking. Invading others privacy
or inappropriately paying attention to people you know you shouldn't
Example: A man dreamed of using a video camera to film a wedding.
In waking life, he started a journal about everything that was happening
to him with a new work project. In this case, using a video camera
may have reflected his desire to meticulously document each step and
detail of the new work project, perhaps out of excitement, fear of
making a mistake, or the significance he attributed to the project.
Example 2: A gay teenage boy dreamed of his boyfriend filming him
with a camcorder and then seeing the boyfriend vanish. In waking life,
he felt that his relationship was getting over the honeymoon phase
as he and the boyfriend both learned everything about each other.
In this case, the boyfriend filming him may have reflected his feelings
about the process of having a dating experience with his boyfriend
committed to memory in which his boyfriend learned every single thing
about him while having anxieties about having nothing else new to
enjoy experiencing learning about him. He may have felt that his boyfriend
was now bored experiencing the process of getting to know him.
To dream of video chat represents connection and engagement with someone
that feels distant. Connection and engagement with someone that likes
you in the current moment, but doesn't have to forever if they don't
want to. Feeling connected and engaged with someone without a perfectly
strong sense of confidence. Liking or caring about someone, but feeling
distant. Interaction with others with a sense of personal distance.
about video chat may represent jealousy of not being as close to someone
as you would like to be while being social with them. Feeling interactive
with old friends with a sense of personal distance.
Example: A young
woman dreamed of video chatting with her boyfriend. In waking life
she had a big fight with him and after they made up she was left feeling
as though he liked her without a strong sense of confidence.
Example 2: A woman
dreamed of talking to family members on video chat. In waking life
the family members were very distant from her home.
To dream of a
video game represents feelings about a challenging experience you
are having to see how far you can get doing something without failing.
Testing how far you can challenge something pushing limits. Enjoying
a challenging experience to test limits or to avoid failure. Feuding
or competition. A win or lose situation. You also may be experiencing
a situation where you need to do everything right in order to achieve
a goal. Competition that feels casual. Two opposing forces trying
to prove they are better than each other. A competition where you
are enjoying trying to overcome a challenge faster than someone else.
Attempting to prove yourself to yourself with increasing difficulty
or risk. Surprise or disbelief that nobody will stop you from taking
a situation as far as you can. Escapism that challenges itself in
order to avoid boredom.
dreaming about a video game may represent a challenging experience
in your waking life to achieve the best improved time or highest count
in some area of your life. A challenging experience with others to
see who can do the most, highest, or longest with a record. A challenge
to outdo someone else's reputation or best performance.
video game may reflect an attitude that is arrogant about challenging
itself to see how far you can go with certain behaviors without failing.
Testing a situation or person too far. Ignorantly not understanding
that other people don't like you testing how far you can take a situation.
A reckless or dangerous attitude about testing something with how
far you can take it. Issues with thinking you are better than someone
else and needing to test it. A competition between people who want
to get back at each other. A deadly or serious challenge to see how
far a situation can be taken without failing while ignoring the deadly
or serious nature. Petty feuding or teenage competition. A cold or
casual view of a competition with big stakes. Childish or petty competition.
Not taking a serious conflict seriously while having a casual attitude
about competing. Passive aggressiveness that chooses petty attacks
instead of discussing the problem or negotiating. Childishly wanting
to get back at someone more than they are getting back at you. Seeing
how far you can dishonesty push a situation or get away with something.
Wasting time competing with others over petty achievements or goals.
"Playing games" with trying see how far you can push people
or put up with an obstacle to your goals. Childishness that plays
games with a situation instead of being serious.
a video game symbolizes an escape from your problems, instead of confronting
them. Intentionally wasting time. Competing in your head without competing
To dream of a
"level" in a video game may represent feelings of progression
or advancement in a situation where you are challenging yourself to
see how far you can take it. Increasing amounts of difficulty as you
test yourself in a situation with how far you can take it. It may
symbolize the attainment of new skills or knowledge, as well as the
overcoming of obstacles or challenges. It could also indicate a need
for a sense of accomplishment or fulfillment in one's endeavors.
Consider the type
of video game character, video game, or video game system for additional
Example: A man
dreamed of stealing 2 video games from someone who didn't like him.
In waking life, he was running a business and confronting a dishonest
person who was trying to compete with him illegally. The dishonest
person who was trying to compete with the dreamer illegally had a
very casual attitude about competing even though there was a lot of
money at stake. The dreamer had to strategically take action to cut
off the illegal competitor, but the competitor just kept trying to
compete anyway. In this case, the dreamer trying to steal video games
from someone may have reflected his attempt to abruptly stop someone
from illegally competing with him in the first place to make the person
Example 2: A man
dreamed of playing video games. In waking life, he was forced to endure
a challenge from a coworker to see how long he could walk back and
forth along a path without getting tired. The dreamer kept defeating
old times as the challenge lasted for months.
Example 3: A young
man dreamed of playing an old video game on a CRT television. In waking
life, he had a job interview scheduled. In this case, the old video
game may have reflected his practicing answering questions for his
job interview to challenge himself to become more confident during
the job interview.
Example 4: A young
woman dreamed of seeing a video game being created. In waking life,
she was trying to find escapism from life in general.
Example 5: A young
woman dreamed of playing a video game that involved being strategic
about matching things. In waking she was aware of a guy she liked
sharing things with her, but couldn't get him to answer any of her
texts. In this case, the video game may have reflected her attempt
to challenge herself to keep improving her relationship with the guy
she liked by seeing how many things she could get him to do similar
to her. She was playing games trying to get the guy to interact with
her and respect her.
Example 6: A young
man dreamed of seeing himself on a screen as though he was in a video
game. In waking life, he was challenging himself to be the best he
could be at being an expert at out-of-body experiences.
Example 7: A young
adult dreamed of a video game-like scene where spider crabs came out
of the wall and having to shoot them like it was a video game. In
waking life, the dreamer was reluctant to accept a sister back into
the home after the sister returned from a mental health facility.
In this case, the video game-like scene may have reflected the dreamer's
competitive tendency to try to turn people against the sister when
nobody else in the family thought the same.
*Please See Pac-Man.
*Please See Super
*Please See Legend
*Please See Tetris.
*Please See Grand
*Please See Sonic
*Please See Nintendo.
*Please See Xbox.
*Please See Sony
*Please See Sega
Video Game System.
*Please See Computer
*Please See Arcade.
*Please See Cellphone
To dream of a video tape represents an experience that must be repeated
if you make a mistake or miss something. It may reflect
embarrassing or annoying situations where there is no room for error.
To dream of a horror video tape represents a very scary or negative
experience that must be repeated if you don't everything perfect.
Example: A man dreamed of being given a videotape. In
waking life he was undergoing testing for a new job that required
him to start over completely if he failed anything at all.
To dream of a web cam represents absolute clarity about your thoughts,
feelings, or activities to others. You are doing something
to make sure that your intentions or objectives are obvious to other
people. You may also wish to prove yourself show others
that you aren't hiding anything.
To dream of unwanted people watching your web cam represents too much
private or personal information being revealed about you. Being
open, honest, or trying to prove yourself may have backfired or embarrassed
To dream of WhatsApp may represents feelings about socializing that's
getting away with believing in yourself however it wants while bypassing
any personal cost or questioning of it. THe dream highlights scenarios
where you have the liberty to interact with whomever you wish, without
any constraints, as though there are no negative repercussions. Such
dreams might occur when you find joy in having the ability to circumvent
any social pressure, doing as you please.
Negatively, dreaming about WhatsApp may represent a tendency to indulge
in insincere or morally dubious social behaviors, enabled by the ease
of evading accountability. Scenarios where romantic partners communicate
inappropriately with others outside the relationship, viewing their
relationship as too restrictive. Avoidance of beneficial social pressure
in favor of immediate gratification, potentially at the cost of trust
or long-term benefits.
Example: A young man dreamed of his girlfriend posting a naked profile
picture to her WhatsApp account. In waking life, he was concerned
about her cheating on him or flirting with other guys because he had
already caught her once after they had experienced financial problems.
In this case, the WhatsApp symbolism may have reflected his feelings
about his girlfriend's ability to get away with socializing easily
with other men believing in herself thinking it isn't a problem, without
Example 2: A woman dreamed of a man calling her on WhatsApp and then
later seeing him being too busy to talk to. In waking life, she felt
that she pushed someone away by rejecting him too much and regretted
it. In this case, WhatsApp may have reflected her feelings about having
lost the liberty to interact with the man whenever she wished, without
any constraints, as though there are no negative repercussions due
to pushing the man away. WhatsApp may have also symbolized her feelings
about losing feelings of easy communication with the man without any
personal cost of embarrassment of rejection or needing favors from
other people to introduce them.
To dream of WiFi internet represents feelings about how exceptionally
easy it is to be connected to other people in shared experiences without
effort. A higher degree of feeling that it's easy to have desired
experiences without thinking about it. Feeling that there is an "air
of easiness" to your life. Connected experiences with other people
that are automatic, convenient, with few obstacles.
about WiFi internet may reflect jealousy or annoyance at how easy
other people lives are working out. A dislike for how easy it is for
other people to connect or share experiences.
To dream of Xbox video game system represents feelings about challenging
experiences of training, skill, competition, and collaboration are
important. Having fun being good at your job and talking to people
about it. A serious or professional feeling of needing to test yourself
with everything possible so that you can be good at what you do. Testing
yourself with teamwork, communication, and cooperation in achieving
goals or improving skills. Engaging in competitive yet collaborative
Negatively, dreaming about Xbox may represent a dislike of training,
competition, and collaboration with other people while challenging
in yourself in some way. Feelings of stress, rivalry, or conflict
in group dynamics. It might symbolize the challenges of balancing
personal ambitions with the needs of a team or group. Perhaps you
feel pressured to perform well in a competitive setting while also
managing relationships with others.
Xbox dreams are common to people with employment issues.
Example: A man dreamed of his Xbox being stolen, but then found it.
In waking life, the man had a recent job interview. In this case,
the Xbox may have reflected his competitive nature about challenging
himself to see how far he could take talking about himself being professional
or experienced with his current job to get a better job.
Example 2: A young man dreamed of a computer turning into an Xbox.
In waking life, he preferred to be skilled at technology privately
and not help or talk to others about it. In this case, the Xbox may
have reflected his feelings about disliking collaborating with other
people while being competitive with technology.
Example 3: A man dreamed of seeing his friend packing up an Xbox.
In waking life, the dreamer's friend got married and moved into a
newly built house. In this case, the Xbox being packed up may have
reflected the dreamer's feelings about not collaborating with his
friend about anything professional or competitive again due to his
friend's new married life.
Example 4: A woman dreamed of being chastised by a co-worker for playing
Xbox after hours because it wasted the company's money. In waking
life, she was told a week earlier that she needed to get a new job.
In this case, the Xbox being played after hours may have reflected
her feelings about challenging herself to see how far she could take
using company resources to collaborate with people outside the company
to get a better job that might have ended up getting her fired.