Dream Themes – Body Parts

Your dream body represents your dream ego and your conscious identity.  In many ancient cultures, the body was even seen as a metaphor for the spiritual world. Specific body parts are especially significant if they are abnormal or different.  In some cases, your dream may forewarn of health problems and concerns of that particular body part.


To see your abdomen in a dream refers to your natural instincts and repressed emotions. There is something in your real life that you “cannot stomach” or have difficulties accepting. You need to get it out of your system. Alternatively, the abdomen may be strictly physiological and you may just be experiencing constipation or indigestion. 

To dream that you abdomen is exposed, signifies trust and vulnerability. You may be expressing a desire to express your primal emotions/instincts.

To dream that your abdomen is swollen, indicates that some new project is in the works. 


To dream about your ankles indicates that you are seeking support and direction in your life. Ask yourself where you want to be headed.  

To sprain your ankle in your dream suggests that you are experiencing some obstacles or difficulties in your progress.

To dream that your ankles are swollen indicates that you are headed down the wrong path. Alternatively, the dream is telling you to get off your feet and relax. You are pushing yourself too hard.    


To see your anus in your dream signifies negative emotions that you may be holding in and repressing. It represents feelings of guilt, shame, and self-worth. Alternatively, the anus is associated with either your generosity or stinginess. Consider also you or someone in your life who may be anal retentive and perhaps need to loosen up a bit.     


To see your arms as the emphasis in your dream indicates your nurturance side and your ability to reach out and care for people. Alternatively, it may represent the struggles and challenges in your life. Consider the phrase of “arming yourself” which implies that you need to protect yourself, be more aggressive and take a firmer stance on things or  the pun “up in arms”, representing anger and your readiness to argue.

To dream that your arm has been injured, signifies your inability to care for yourself or your helplessness in reaching out to others. You may have been feeling limited and restricted in terms of your freedom or activities.  The right arm signifies your outgoing nature and is associated with masculine energy, while your left arm signifies your supportive or nurturing nature and is associated with feminine qualities. Losing either arm may suggest that you are failing to recognize its respective characteristics. 

To dream that you rip someone else’s arms out, indicates that you are extremely upset with something that this person has done, but you have not been able to fully express your anger.  Because you tend to keep your emotions inside, it is finding expression in your dreams in a violent way.  

Dreaming that someone has more than two arms symbolizes acceptance, receptiveness or being open minded.   


To see/notice your or someone else’s armpit in your dream represents your social connections and your relationships to others. It is the characteristics and personality that you chose to display to the public. Alternatively, the dream may refer to something or some place that is smelly.

To smell your armpit in your dream indicates that you are making some character adjustments in order to smooth over a situation or relationship. Alternatively, it suggests that you are looking for acceptance.  


To dream of your back, represents your attitudes, strengths, burdens and stance in the world. It may also relate to stress and pressure that someone is putting on you.

To see a naked back in your dream symbolizes secrets that you may have kept from others or aspects of yourself that you have kept hidden and shielded away. Consider the phrase, “watch your back!”; this dream may be telling you to do just that. Traditionally, seeing a back in your dream, forewarns that you should not lend money to anyone. In particular, lending money to friends will cause a rift in your relationship.

To see a person turn their back on you, signifies that you will be deeply hurt as a result of envy and jealousy.   

If you suffer from back pain, then you may have dreams of breaking your back or throwing your back out. Your dreams incorporate things from your waking life, even physical pain.   


To dream that you are bleeding or losing blood, signifies that you are suffering from exhaustion or that you are feeling emotionally drained. It may also denote bitter confrontations between you and your friends.  Your past actions has come back to haunt you. Women often dream of blood or of someone bleeding shortly before or during their periods and when they are pregnant.

To dream that you are drinking blood, indicates that you have a fresh burst of vitality and power.   

**See The Meaning In Action: “Menstruation


To dream about your own body signifies your level of self-worth and self-esteem. Often times, these qualities are dependent on your physical appearance or how your perceive yourself. The dream body also reflects your conscious identity. The body is also representative of your state of health.   


To see bones in your dream suggests the discovery of your personal, family, or cultural secrets. It is also symbolic of your underlying strengths that you have not yet recognized. Consider the symbolism of getting to the “bare bones” or the significance of “having a bone to pick with someone.”

To dream of broken bones signifies that you have discovered or realized that there is a weakness in your plans or in your thinking.  Your dream may call for you immediate attention to a particular situation or relationship.   


To dream of your brain, suggests that you are under severe intellectual stress. You need to put your problem-solving abilities to use. Alternatively, it implies that your ideas are not receiving enough attention and validation. You are concerned that your knowledge and teachings are not be transmitted clearly.

To dream that you are undergoing brain surgery, indicates that you need to rethink some important issue. You need to change your way of thinking and put aside any misconceived notions you have. 


To see breasts in your dream symbolizes primal nourishment and your need to be nursed and care for. The breasts represent motherhood, nurturance, and infantile dependency. Alternatively, breasts represents sexual arousal and raw energy.

Seeing naked breasts can also denote a feeling of exposure and invasion of privacy. In particular, for a woman, the dream may indicate anxieties about becoming a woman/mother.   


To see your buttocks in your dream represent your instincts and urges. The dream also indicates your feelings of insecurity and reveals your struggles with some situation.

To dream that your buttocks are misshaped suggest undeveloped or wounded aspects of your psyche. 

To dream that someone is smelling or kissing your butt indicates that someone in your life is not being genuine about her or his intentions.   


To see your calves in your dream symbolize movement and your ability to jump from situation to situation. In particular, if you are admiring your own calves, then it denotes a needy or codependent relationship.  


To see your cheeks in your dream symbolizes commitment, intimacy, and closeness. It also reveals your strength of character and your opinions. Alternatively, cheeks can also be a slang for the buttocks.

To see rosy-colored cheeks in your dream signifies life energy, enthusiasm and vitality. If the cheeks are sunken in, then it symbolizes sadness, hunger, poverty and/or struggles. The emphasis of cheeks in your dream could also point to health issues.

To dream that your checks are painted, represents your attitudes of courage and violence/passivity.     


To see your chest in your dream signifies confidence, conquest and vitality.  Alternatively, it represents feelings of being overwhelmed and being dangerously confronted by something. Consider also if the dream is telling you that there is something that you need to “get off your chest”.

To dream that you are beating on your chest, indicates triumph and a great accomplishment.  

It is common for those who experience real life chest pains to have dreams where they are being shot in the chest or feel heavy pressure on their chest.  


To see ears in your dreams, suggest that you need to be more responsive or receptive to guidance and assistance from others. You may be relying too much on your own judgment and intuition. You need to listen more closely to what you are being told.  Alternatively, it signifies your immaturity and lack of experience. If you dream that your ears are weird or oddly shaped, then it indicates deception.

To dream that you are cleaning wax from your ears, suggests that you are not listening to those around you. There may be something that you are refusing to hear. Are you turning a deaf ear?

To dream of pain in your ear, indicates that you will be receive some bad or offensive news.

To dream that your ear has been severed or cut off implies that you are tired of hearing what others tell you. If someone else’s ear has been cut off, then it suggests that you should keep your opinions to yourself. Or that you need to s talking about others.

To dream that your ear is being pulled, indicates dissent and disagreements. If you are pulling someone else’s ear, then it suggest that you have a tendency to force your opinions on others.

To dream that your ears are getting red, symbolizes shame or guilt.

To dream that someone is whispering in your ear, suggests that you need to pay closer attention to something or  listen to someone more carefully. Alternatively, it represents your insecurities and anxieties that people are talking about your behind your back. 

Dreaming that there are bugs coming out of your ear suggests that you have overheard something that you shouldn’t have. Alternatively, bugs in your ear represent rumours.  


To see your own elbow in your dream indicates that you need to make a space for yourself. Your dream may express hesitance or fear in creating your own space for fear of being scrutinized. Alternatively, the dream may be a pun on your need to put more “elbow grease” on some task.

To dream that your elbow is wounded, suggests your inability to function in some waking situation. It may also refer to some sexual anxiety. The right elbow relates to moral and ethical issues while the left elbow represents passiveness and your undeveloped characteristics.   


To see yours or someone else’s entrails, represents despair and hopelessness. The dream may also be a metaphor for “in trail” implying that you are on the right track.    meanings by DreamMoods.com

To dream that you tear out someone’s entrails, signifies your own cruel intents to further your own interest and gain.

To see the entrails of an animal, denotes defeat over your adversaries.  

*Please see Intestines.


To see your own eyes in your dream represents enlightenment, knowledge, comprehension, understanding, and intellectual awareness. Unconscious thoughts may be coming onto the surface. The left eye is symbolic of the moon, while the right eye represents the sun. It may also be a pun on “I” or the self. If you dream that your eyes have turned inside your head and you can now see the inside of your head, then it symbolizes insight and something that you need to be aware of.  This dream may be literally telling you that you need to look within your self. Trust your intuition and instincts.

To dream that you have something in your eye represents obstacles in your path. Alternatively, it may represent your critical view and how you tend to see faults in others.

To dream that you have one eye indicates your refusal to accept another viewpoint. It suggests that you are one-sided in your ways of thinking.

To dream that you have a third eye symbolizes inner vision, insight, instinct or some psychic ability you have yet untapped. You are able to see what others cannot. Or you need to start looking within yourself and trust your instincts.

To dream that your eyes are injured or closed suggests your refusal to see the truth about something or the avoidance of intimacy. You may be expressing feelings of hurt, pain or sympathy. Dreaming that you are gouging someone’s eyes out represents your fears that he or she can see the truth about you.

To dream that you have crossed eyes denotes that you are not seeing straight with regards to some situation. You may be getting your facts mixed up.  

To notice someone else’s eyes in your dream indicates an emotional or intimate connection with that person. It also signifies a mutual understanding.   

**See The Meaning In Action: “Red Eyes


To notice eyebrows in your dream represent expressions of amazement, disbelief, surprise, or doubt.  It may also indicate concern or disapproval.

To dream that you have no eyebrows suggests that you are lacking emotions. You are not expressing yourself enough.

To dream that you have a unibrow in your dream indicates that you are feeling insecure about your physical appearance. Alternatively, the dream suggests that you are not expressing your feelings enough. Perhaps you are keeping too much of your emotions inside. There is something you are trying to hide.   


To dream that you eyelashes are growing, signifies that good health and fortunes will be with you.   


To see your own face in your dream represents the persona you show to the world as oppose to the real you. It may refer to how you confront problems and deal with issues in your life. 

To dream that your face is flawed or pimply, symbolizes erupting emotions. You may be suffering an attack on your persona or your reputation. According to folklore, if you dream that your face is swollen, then it means that you will see an improvement to your financial situation. 

To dream that you or someone has two faces or that the faces changes quickly from one person to another, indicates untrustworthiness. You or someone in your life is acting “two-faced”.

To dream that you are washing your face, suggests that you need to come clean about some matter. 

Dreaming of a blurry face means that you have no sense of who this person really are. Your subconscious is telling you not to trust this person. You may be being deceived.   


To see your own feet in your dream symbolizes your foundation, stability and sense of understanding. It signifies your need to be more practical and sensible. Keep both feet on the ground. Alternatively, feet represents mobility, independence and freedom. Perhaps you have taken a step in the right direction and are contemplating your goals or your next step.  The sole of the foot may be a pun of being or feeling like the “sole” or only support of some person or situation. Consider also the pun of “putting your foot in your mouth”.

To dream that you are washing your feet indicates that others can easily take advantage of you. For Christians, washing your feet symbolizes forgiveness and compassion. If someone is kissing your feet, then it symbolizes humbleness, humility, or devotion.

To dream that you have smelly feet implies that you need to be careful about your next step. If you dream that someone is smelling your feet, then it means that someone is paying attention to the steps that you are taking. To smell someone else’s feet in your dream suggests that you are following someone else’s path in life instead of paving your own path. The notion of smelling feet may also carry the same interpretation of kissing feet, depending on the context of the dream.

To see only the feet being chased in your dream suggests that you are letting others determine where you go or decide on your goals. You are lacking control over the direction of your own life.    


To see your fingers in you dream symbolize physical and mental dexterity. They indicate manipulation, action and non-verbal communication. If you dream that your fingers fall off, then it suggests that you are letting a situation dominate you or dictate how you behave.  You may be literally losing your grip on life.  To dream that you are crossing your fingers, symbolizes optimism, success, luck and hope.

To dream that your fingers are injured or have been chopped off, denote your anxieties about your ability to accomplish some demanding task or perform in some waking situation.

To dream of a finger pointing at you, signifies self-blame or guilt. Perhaps you have done something and are afraid that you will be exposed.

To dream about your little finger represents mental power, intellect, memory, and the power of communication.

To dream of your forefinger signifies authority, direction, judgment. Your dream may be trying to make a point.

To dream of your middle finger denotes prudence, practicality, caution, responsibility, and hard work. Alternatively, the middle finger symbolizes the phallus or some insult.

To dream of your ring finger represents success, popularity and creativity, It also has association with marriage, union, commitments and issues of the heart.  In 15th century England, it was the ring finger that doctors used to mix and taste their concocted medicines and thus, the ring finger can be symbolic of healing or the need to be healed.   


To notice your fingernails in your dream indicate that your defenses are up.  Consider the length of the nails, the color (if applicable), the condition, and the cleanliness of the nails for additional meaning to your dream. If you dream that your nails are long, then it signifies your idleness. You are not taking action.

To dream that you fingernails break suggests that you are trying to avoid some situation or trying to get out of a responsibility.

To dream that you are polishing your fingernails, represents glamour.

To dream that you are chewing your nails indicates that a problem is too tough to handle. You are not sure how to go about resolving a situation in your waking life.  

To dream that you fingernails are growing rapidly, refers to your desires to reach out to someone. You want to be able to extend a part of yourself to others.

To dream that a man has long red fingernails suggests that he is very in touch with his sensitivity and emotions.  It may also relate to issues of sexuality and sensuality.

Dreaming that you break or chip a nail means that you need to s and think about your actions. If you are cutting or clipping your nails, then it means that you are holding something back. You are not being completely honest.   


To see a smooth forehead in your dream indicates that you are fair and show good judgment. It is also indicative of your intellectual capacities.

To see a wrinkled forehead in your dream symbolizes worries and burdens. You may be deep in thought.

To dream that you feel the forehead of your child denotes sincere praises. 

To dream that you bumped or injured your forehead implies that you have made a poor judgment. It also indicates regret in something you did.  

Gall Bladder

To dream of your gall bladder suggests that you need to rid yourself of negative energy. You need to let go of your guilt or bitterness in order to grow.   


To dream of your genitals represents your feelings toward sex/sexuality and your attitudes toward masculinity/femininity. It also relates to issues of commitment and pleasure.   

*Please see also Penis and Vagina.


To dream of your hands represent your relationships with those around you and how you connect with the world. Hands serve as a form of communication and can represent authority, hate, protection, justice, etc depending on the gesture. Perhaps you need to lend a helping hand to someone. If someone else is giving you a helping hand, then it implies your need for help. Do not be afraid to ask for assistance or to depend on others from time to time. Moreover, the left hand symbolizes your graciousness and your feminine, receptive qualities, while the right hand symbolizes the masculine and active attributes. The right hand may also be a pun for some decision or something being “right”. If you dream that your hands are detached or see disembodied hands, then it indicates that you are not getting your point of view across. You are not being understood. The dream may also symbolize feelings of loneliness.

To dream that you are holding hands with someone represents love, affection and your connection with that person. Your dream may also reflect anxieties about losing touch with him/her or that you are drifting apart. 

To dream that you hands are injured denote an attack on your ego.

To dream that your hands are clasped or closed signify unity, completeness, acceptance or agreement.  On a more negative note, it may suggest that you are close-minded, ungiving or unwilling to help.

To dream that you have unusually large hands denote success in achieving your goals. 

To dream that your hands are hairy or rough imply your lack of gentleness in dealing with others. You may be too brash and abrasive.

To see blood on your hands signifies that you are experiencing some sort of guilt. 

To dream that you are washing your hands represent a worrisome issue that you need to work through. Alternatively, it suggests that you are in denial or no longer taking responsibility of some matter. You are letting go and getting things out of your system. 

To dream that your hands are itchy indicate issues with money. If the left hand is itchy, then it signifies money being received. If the right hand or both hands are itchy, then it signifies money being given or lost.  


To see a head in your dream signifies wisdom, intellect, understanding and rationality. It may also represent your accomplishments, self-image, and perception of the world. The dream may also be metaphor to indicate that you are “ahead” in some situation or that you need to get ahead. 

To dream that someone is trying to rip your head off, suggests that you are not seeing a situation or problem clearly. Perhaps you are refusing to see the truth. You have to confront the situation or the person despite the pain and discomfort you might feel in doing so. 

To dream that you have two heads indicate that you need to learn to ask for help and accept assistance. Consider the metaphor “two heads are better than one”. Do not try to do everything yourself.   

To dream that your head is particularly heavy or weighing you down means that you are over-thinking or over-analyzing some situation. As a result, you are unable to move forward.   


To see your heart in your dream signifies truth, courage, love, and romance. It is representative of how you are currently dealing with your feelings and expressing your emotions. Also consider the saying “the heart of the matter” which implies that you may need to get down to the core of a situation before proceeding. 

To see a winged heart in your dream represents the power of love and its ability to penetrate through to anyone.

To dream that your heart is bleeding or aching represents desperation, despair, extreme sadness and sympathy. You are lacking support or love in some a situation in your life.

To dream that you have a heart transplant or heart surgery indicates a huge change in your personal relationship. Perhaps you are involved in a rebound relationship.

Dreaming that you are eating a human heart implies that you are looking to process and understand some emotional issue. You may also be trying to fill an emotional void.

To see or hold a red paper heart in your dream represents your vulnerabilities. You are exposing your emotions. Alternatively, the red paper heart is symbolic of an innocent heart.    


To see intestines in your dream, signify compassion. The image is analogous to the twist and turns of life. The dream may also be a metaphor for courage and your gutsiness.  


To see the jaws of an animal in your dream indicate a misunderstanding. It may also mean that you are rushing into things. Alternatively, the dream suggests that someone or some situation is taking a large bite of your time, energy or some aspect of yourself.

To see your own jaw in your dream represents your stubbornness, determination and forcefulness. You may need to have more willpower and fortitude in some situation. To dream that your jaws are tight, indicates unexpressed angers and other powerful feelings which you are holding back.

To dream that you break or dislocate your jaw, suggests that you are compromising your own beliefs and principles.    


To dream of your kidneys represents a need for cleansing.  


To dream of your knees symbolize a level of support you may be receiving. You are feeling very emotional. Feelings of inadequacy and issues of power/control also come into play. Perhaps, you are taking on more than you can handle. 


To see your legs in your dream indicate that you have regained confidence to stand up and take control again. It also implies progress and your ability to navigate through life. If your legs are weak, then you may be feeling emotionally vulnerable. If you dream that you are crossing your legs, then it implies defensiveness or your close minded attitude.

To see someone else’s legs in your dream,  represent your admiration for that person. You need to adopt some of the ways that this person does things.

To dream that your leg is wounded or crippled, signifies a lack of balance, autonomy, or independence in your life. You may be unable or unwilling to stand up for yourself. Perhaps you are lacking courage and refuse to make a stand. 

If you are a woman and dream that your legs are hairy, then it suggests that you are too domineering. You may be overly controlling in a relationship. If you are trying to cover up your hairy legs, then it points to your passive aggressive nature.

To dream that one of your leg is shorter than the other, suggests that there is some imbalance in some aspect of your life. You are placing more emphasis and weight on one thing, while ignoring other important aspects that need attention as well.

To dream that you have three or more legs, denotes that you are undertaking too many projects. You are taking on more things that you can handle. Some of these projects will prove counterproductive. 

To dream that you have a stick leg or a wooden leg, suggests that balance has been restored in your once chaotic or hectic life. You are able to stand up again with the help and support of others. Alternatively, the dream may be telling you to slow down. 

**See The Meaning In Action: “Wounded Leg    


To see lips in your dream, signify sensuality, sex, love, and romance, especially if they were pursed. They are also seen as a means of communication as in the familiar phrase “read my lips”.     

To dream that your lips are blue, indicates possible problems with your blood circulation and even death.

To dream that you or someone has black lips, suggests that you are refusing to say anything about a particular situation. You are remaining completely silence.    


To see yours or someone else’s liver in your dream suggests the possibility of a physical disorder. The dream forewarns that you need to reduce your alcohol consumption. You need to reevaluate your physical health and perhaps even go get a doctor’s physical. Alternatively, it indicates that someone in your life does not have your best interest at heart. You are being belittled.    


To see lungs in your dream symbolize insight, creativity, and inspiration. Alternatively, lungs may indicate a stressful situation and refer to a relationship/situation in which you feel suffocated. You need to take a deep breath and face up to the challenge.    


To see a mouth in your dream signifies your need to express yourself or talk about an issue that’s bothering you. Alternatively, the dream suggests that you have said too much and you need to keep your mouth shut.  

In particular, to dream that you have dry mouth implies that you are at a lost for words. You are having a  problem expressing your feelings. Alternatively, the dream may be a physical reality that you are really thirsty.

To dream that you or someone is covering your mouth means that you are being prevented from fully expressing yourself. It also indicates that you talk too much and need to know when to keep quiet. If you are covering someone’s mouth, then it implies fear of being exposed. Or perhaps you are afraid of hearing some truth.

To dream that you are talking with your mouth full implies that you are unable to express yourself effectively. What is inside your mouth is a metaphor for something that you are trying to process or digest.

To dream that you cannot open your mouth suggests that you are speechless over some news. Alternatively, the dream refers to a secret that you must keep. Your inability to open your mouth in your dream is also a variation of REM paralysis and may point to feeling helpless in a situation. No matter how hard you try, you just can’t. If you dream that you cannot close your mouth, then it means that there is something that you can no longer keep inside and have to express.

To dream that someone hits you on the mouth indicates that you are prevented from expressing your anger and other negative emotions. Someone is also forcing their views and beliefs on you. If you actually feel pain in your mouth when you wake up, then the “pain” may be as a result of your jaw tensing up during your dream.  

To dream that there is blood around your mouth represents the consequences of your words. You may also be having guilt over something you said.   


To see muscles in your dream symbolizes power and strength. You need to develop these qualities and become a more stronger and confident person.    


To see your navel in your dream represents your being and self. The dream may indicate that you need to find your center and middle ground. Alternatively, to dream of your navel signifies the bonding to their mother.

To dream that you or someone has a navel piercing, denotes your deep connection with your mother. Perhaps the dream is telling you to reconnect with your mother or that you need to be in touch with your maternal instincts.  


To see your neck in your dream signifies the relationship between the mind/mental and the body/physical. It represents willpower, self-restriction and your need to control your feelings and keep them in check.  Consider the familiar phrase, “don’t stick your neck out” which serves as a warning against a situation.

To dream that your neck is injured or sore, indicates a separation between your heart and mind. There is a literal disconnect between how you feel and what you think. You are feeling conflicted. Alternatively, the dream represents something or someone, who is literally a pain in the neck.

If you dream that your neck is thick or swollen, then it represents your quick temperedness.   .


To see nipples in your dream relate to some infantile need. You are regressing into a state of dependency. 

To dream that you are squeezing pus out of your nipples refers to your negative feelings about relationships. You are feeling sexually inadequate.

To dream that you have no nipples or that they have disappeared refer to your lack of sexual desire.

To dream that your nipples are scabbed or scarred indicate that you are feeling undesirable or unwomanly. 

Dreaming that your nipples are stretched out and hanging implies that you are offering or giving too much to others. You tend to put the needs of others ahead of your own.   .


To see your own nose in your dream signifies a conscious effort to achieve whatever endeavor you chose to undertake. The nose represents energy, intuition, and wisdom. The dream may suggest your need to learn more about a situation at hand. Alternatively, the nose symbolizes curiosity, as in being nosy. Perhaps you are interfering into situations and things that are none of your business. If you dream that your nose is growing, then it suggests that you or someone is lying and being dishonest. 

To dream that hair is growing on your nose, signifies your strong will and solid character.

To dream that a bug or insect is coming out of your nose, indicates that you are being nosy to the point where it is “bugging” and bothering others. You need to learn to when to get out of people’s business and respect their privacy.

To dream that you have a bloody nose, means that your character is under attack. If your nose is stuffed up, then it suggests that you unable to freely and fully express yourself.   


To see your pelvis in your dream represents sexual issues and you sense of masculinity and femininity. You may be dealing with issues of creativity and self-expression.    


To see a penis in your dream signifies sexual energy, power and fertility. To see an exceptionally large penis, suggests doubts and anxieties about your sexual drive and libido.   

To dream that your penis falls or snaps off implies a loss of power. You feel you are losing an important part of your identity. If you dream that your penis is detachable, then it refers to your desire to temporarily escape from the demands of your waking life.  

Dreaming of seeing a penis of a family member indicates an awkward situation that you are trying to avoid or overlook.  


To see your ribs in your dream suggest that you are shielding yourself from heartbreak. In the biblical sense, the rib is symbolic of your spouse.  


To see your shoulders in your dream symbolize strength, responsibility and burdens. Perhaps you feel that you have too much responsibility to bear and are overburdened by circumstances in your life. Alternatively, shoulders represent your ability to offer support and nurturance others.   


To see a skeleton in your dream represents something that is not fully developed. You may still in be the planning stages of some situation or project.  Alternatively, a skeleton symbolizes death, transformation, or drastic changes. A skeleton also suggests that you need to get to the bottom of some matter. Or the dream may be a metaphor for skeletons in your closet. Do you have something to hide?

To see someone depicted as a skeleton, signifies that your relationship with them is long dead.   


To dream of your skin, represents protection or shield of your inner self. It serves as a physical boundary and how close you let others get to you. Alternatively, it may indicate that you are being to superficial or shallow.

To dream that your skin is covered with rashes or other skin deformity, signifies your fear in facing a harsh reality. This may also be a pun to indicate that you are making a rash decision.   


To see a skull in your dream symbolizes danger and death. Alternatively, it denotes the secrets of the mind.   


To see your own stomach in your dream refers to the beginning of new changes in your life. The dream may highlight the difficulties you have with accepting these changes. It is also indicative of how you can no longer tolerate or put up with a particular situation, relationship, or person, as in being able to “stomach” something. Alternatively, the stomach is often seen as the center of emotions. Thus the dream may be about how you process or handle your emotions.

To see or touch someone’s stomach in your dream indicates that this person is trying to reach out to you. He or she is trying to connect o you on an emotional level.

To dream that you have sticks stuck through your stomach is a pun on sticking to your guts. If you pull out the sticks, then it means that you are going against your gut instincts.   


To dream that you have rotten or decaying teeth forewarns that your health and/or business is in jeopardy. You may have uttered some false or foul words and those words are coming back to haunt you.

To dream that your teeth is lose signifies failures and bad news.

To dream that you are brushing your teeth signifies that you will undergo a hard struggle in order to hold on to your fortune.   


To see testicles in your dream symbolize raw energy, power, fertility or sexual drive. The dream may refer to anxiety about your sexual prowess. Alternatively, it indicates that you will need a lot of nerve to achieve some task.    


To see your thigh in your dream symbolizes stamina and endurance. It refers to your ability to perform and do things. If you are admiring your thigh in your dream, then it signifies your adventurous and daring nature. However you need to be careful with your conduct.   


To see your throat in your dream symbolizes the ability to express yourself and communicate your thoughts/ideas.

To dream that you have a sore throat or have throat problems suggests that you are having problems saying what you really think. You are having difficulties saying how you feel and conveying your thoughts. You may feel threatened when you express yourself. Alternatively, your dream may be telling you that you need to swallow your pride.

To see a nice and graceful throat in your dream foretells of an advancement in your position. 


To see your toes in your dream represent the way you move and walk through life, either with grace and poise, or the lack of.  It also signifies your path in life. Alternatively, toes represent the minor details of life and how you deal with them. 

To dream that your toe nails are growing, symbolize an extension of your understanding in a particular matter. 

To dream that you lose or gain a toe(s) suggests that you are lacking determination and energy needed to move forward in some situation.

To dream that you hurt your toe or that there is a corn or abrasion on it, means that you are feeling anxious about moving forward with some pan or decision.

To dream that someone is kissing your toe indicates that someone is trying to reassure and reaffirm your progress forward. They are motivating you to do better.   


To see your own tongue in your dream represents the things you say and express. You may have either said too much or you may need to express yourself more. If you dream that your tongue is unusually long, then it suggests that you are not being truthful and are lying to yourself about something. If your tongue is sore or looks unusual, then it indicates that you are talking negatively about somebody. The dream may also be a metaphor that you are tongue-tied. You are nervous about verbalizing or communicating some feeling or thought.

To dream that your tongue is hairy or that there is hair on your tongue, indicates that you are regretting what you said. Something you said could be leaving a strange taste in your mouth.

To dream that you rip someone else’s tongue out indicates that you are extremely upset with something that this person has said, but you are not able to fully express your anger.  Because you tend to keep your emotions inside, it is finding expression in your dreams in a violent way. 

To dream that someone is sticking out their tongue at you represents some sexual connotation. The tongue is sometimes connected with sexuality and maybe seen as a phallic symbol. Alternatively, the dream symbolizes some sort of insult.   

To dream that you have a forked tongue means that you are lying about something or that you are being a hypocrite. Similarly, if you dream that someone has a forked tongue, then it suggests that you cannot trust this person.   


If you are a woman and you see your vagina in your dream, then it refers to your femininity and/or attitude toward sex. Alternatively, dreaming about your vagina means fertility, life and warmth. 

To see another woman’s vagina in your dream signifies your sexual needs or urges. It may also suggest that a new project or idea is coming to fruition.  


To see your vein in your dream signifies that you are shielded from slander.

To dream that your veins are bleeding, foretells that you will experience great and inescapable sorrow.

To dream that your veins are swollen, signifies your hastiness in placing trust.   


To dream that you are still in the womb suggests that you are regressing into a period of time when you were safe and completely dependent. You may be trying to escape from the demands of your daily life. 

To see the womb in your dream symbolizes creation, childbirth, fertility and new birth.  


To notice your wrist in your dream represents your ability to combine fun and excitement with productivity at the same time. You are able to grab the attention of others and get them involved.

To see an injured or bandaged wrist in your dream indicates a loss in productivity. You are in an imbalanced or one-sided relationship. In particular, if you dream that your wrists are injured, then it implies that you are not reaching out to others enough. Alternatively, the dream suggests that you are taking more than you give. 

To dream that you cut your wrist means that you are feeling withdrawn. You are refusing help from others.  



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