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Wading
To dream of wading in clear water, signifies a wonderful love affair and good luck in your undertakings. To dream of wading in muddy water, signifies bad luck, illness, violence or loss of love and money.

Wadding
To dream of using wadding in the loading of a rifle, foretells that you need to arm yourself against the hostile actions and words of others. To dream of using wadding in the filling of artistic work, indicates that your creativity will be greatly rewarded.

Wafers
For a young lady to dream of eating wafers, indicates that she is too picky in her search for male companionship. For a young lady to dream a cooking wafers, signifies a long and happy marriage with the man of her choosing. For a man to see wafers in his dream, signifies general good fortune.

Wager
To dream that you won a wager, signifies good fortune coming your way. To dream that you lost a wager, signifies misfortune and losses. To dream that you are making a wager, denotes dishonesty.

Wages
To dream that you are paying out wages, signifies your dissatisfaction over a particular issue. To dream that you are receiving wages, symbolizes an omen of good fortune for your business.

Wagon
To see a wagon in your dream, is symbolic of difficulties. It also signifies your thrifty nature and your unwillingness to take risks. To see an empty and abandoned wagon, signifies loss and dissatisfaction.

Wagtail
To see a wagtail in your dream, foretells that you will be a victim of unpleasant gossip resulting in some sort of loss.

Waif
To dream that you take in and care for a waif, signifies an increase in your business affairs. To see several waifs in you dream, symbolizes that your sorrows will increase tenfold.

Wail
To hear a wail in your dream, foretells fearful news and sorrow.

Waist
To see a large full waist, signifies a pleasing and comfortable life. To see a small petite waist, signifies success in business and educational pursuits. To dream of an unhealthy, emaciated waist, signifies failure in business and educational pursuits.

Waiter
To dream that you are a waiter, represents catering to the demands of others. It may also indicate that you feel you are waiting on somebody hand and foot. To dream that you are being served by a waiter, signifies that you will be involved in many social gatherings involving friends or loved ones. To dream of an angry, slovenly waiter, signifies a disruption and intrusion of offensive people into your life.

Waiting
To dream that you are waiting, is indicative of issues of power/control and feelings of dependence/independence, especially in a relationship. Consider how you feel in the dream while you were waiting. Alternatively, it may denote your expectations and anxieties about some unknown situation or result. You are ready to take action.

Wake
To dream that you attend a wake of a friend or loved one, foretells that you will hear sad news. To see a friend attending a wake, forewarns that that friend is in grave danger.

Walking
To dream that you are walking with ease, represents the way you are moving through life and progress toward your goals. Consider your destination. To dream that you have difficulties walking, indicates that you are reluctant and hesitant in proceeding forward in some situation. You may also be trying to distance yourself from certain life experiences. The difficulty in walking is a reflection of your current situation and the obstacles that you are experiencing. To dream that you are walking at night, signifies discontent and struggle for contentment.

Walking Stick
To see a walking stick in your dream, indicates that you are jumping commitments too quickly and will suffer as a result. To see yourself using a walking stick in your dream, signifies your dependence on others for advice.

Wallet
To see a wallet in your dream, symbolizes financial resources or self-identification. It also foretells of a burden heading your way.

Wallpaper
To dream that you or someone else is hanging up wallpaper, signifies that you are putting up a barrier or some sort of shield between yourself and others. It also suggests that you are covering something up - a secret of sorts. Alternatively, it may mean something that needs beautifying. To dream that you are peeling or stripping off wallpaper, denotes that you are beginning to let your guard down or breaking down a barrier that you have kept between you and others. It also indicates that you are revealing aspects of yourself that have been kept well hidden. The colour and pattern of the wallpaper will offer clues as what kind of barrier, secret, or feeling is being represented by the wallpaper.

Walls
To see a wall in your dream, signifies limitations. Obstacles and boundaries. There is a barrier obstructing your progress. You may have been accustomed to your old habits and way of thinking. To dream that you jump over a wall, signifies that you will overcome some tough obstacles and succeed. To dream that you demolish or break down a wall, indicates that you are breaking through your obstacles and overcoming your limitations. If you see a wall crumble, then it suggests that you have easily risen above your problems and overcame your barriers. To dream that you are building a wall, signifies a bad relationship or some childhood trauma. It also suggests that you have accepted your limitations.. To dream that you are hiding behind a wall, suggests that you ashamed in acknowledging your connections.

Walnut
To see walnuts in your dream, symbolizes that much mental activity is being expended towards a task at hand. Walnuts also represent joy and abundance. To dream that you crack a walnut, foretells that your expectations will collapse.

Walrus
To see a walrus in your dream, signifies protection and your display of dominance in some situation or relationship. You are always on the lookout for anybody who is trying to out-manoeuvre, out-rank, or out-wit you. Alternatively, the walrus may represent your thick-skin and how you do not let the comments/criticism of others get to you. For Eskimos and Native Americans in the North, the walrus symbolizes supernatural ability and powers.

Waltz
To see a waltz in your dream, foretells that you will have pleasant relations with a cheerful and exciting person. To dream that you are waltzing, denotes that you are the object of much admiration.

Wand
To see a wand in your dream, symbolizes the power of love. It also represents your will and good heartedness.

Wander
To dream that you are wandering, suggests that you are searching and looking for some direction in your life. You are lacking motivation. Alternatively, it represents a transformation.

Want
To dream that you are in want, denotes misfortune, sorrow and adversity.

War
To dream of a war, signifies disorder and chaos in your personal affairs. You also be experiencing some internal conflict or emotional struggle. To dream that your country is defeated in war, signifies that you will suffer a change in business or politics. To dream that your country is victorious in war, signifies harmony in you business and/or domestic sphere.

Wardrobe
To dream of your wardrobe, signifies that your fortune will be endangered by your attempts to appear richer than you are. To dream that you have a small wardrobe, foretells that you will seek association with strangers.

Warehouse
To see a warehouse in your dream, represents stored energy or hidden resources. They also refer to memories. You may also be putting your ambitions and goals on hold. To see an empty warehouse, indicates that you inner resources have been depleted. You need to take some time off to restore your energy and replenish your resources.

Warrant
To dream that a warrant is being served on you, denotes that you will involve with some important matters which will lead to uneasiness. To dream that a warrant is served on someone else, signifies misunderstandings and quarrel.

Warts
To dream that you have a wart, signifies a fall in your honour. You may also be self-punishing yourself and unwilling to forgive yourself. To dream that warts are disappearing on your hand, foretells that you will overcome any obstacles to fortune. To see warts on others, signifies that you have bitter enemies nearby.

Washboard
To see or use a washboard in your dream, signifies embarrassment. You may be feeling emotionally and/or physically drained. To see a broken washboard, signifies grief and disgrace as a result of living on the fast lane.

Wash Bowl
To see a wash bowl in your dream, denotes a new interest resulting in much joy and contentment will occupy your time. To dream that you are washing your face and/or hands in a wash bowl, signifies that you will be consumed with passion for someone close to you. To see a broken wash bowl in your dream, signifies small pleasure for you while giving pain to others.

Washer Woman
To see a washer woman in your dream, signifies infidelity and/or a peculiar adventure.

Washing
To dream that you are washing yourself, signifies that you are proud of your social life and personal endeavours. You may even receive some fame and prestige. Alternatively, it may symbolize the cleansing away of unhappy experiences or emotions in your life. To dream that you are washing your feet, signifies that you will be changing your line of work and undertake a more fruitful venture. To dream that you are washing your car, foretells that you illness and troubles will soon pass.

Wasp
To see a wasp in you dream, signifies angry thoughts and feelings. To dream that you are stung by a wasp, symbolizes growing envy and hatred towards you. To dream that you kill a wasp, signifies your fearlessness to ward off your enemies and maintain your ethics and rights.

Watch
To see a watch in your dream, signifies prosperity. To dream that you lose a watch, signifies domestic disturbances and unhappiness. To dream that you steal one, foretells that a vicious rival will attack your reputation. To look at the time of a watch in your dream, denotes that efforts will be defeated by rivalry. To dream that you break a watch, signifies loss and distress surrounding you. To dream that you drop a crystal watch, signifies carelessness or an unpleasant companionship.

Watching
To dream that you are watching a movie, a play, or opera, foretells that you will receive some bad news from a distant relative.

Water
To see water in your dream, symbolizes your unconscious and your emotional state of mind. Water is the living essence of the psyche and the flow of life energy. It is also symbolic of spirituality, knowledge, healing and refreshment. To see calm, clear water in your dream, signifies that you are in tune with your spirituality. It denotes serenity, peace of mind, and rejuvenation. To see muddy or dirty water in your dream, indicates that you are wallowing in your negative emotions. You may need to devote some time to clarify your mind and find internal peace. Alternatively, it suggests that your thinking/judgment is unclear and clouded. If you are immersed in muddy water, then it indicates that you are in over your head in a situation and are overwhelmed by your emotions. To dream that water is rising up in your house, signifies your struggles and overwhelming emotions. To hear running water in your dream, denotes meditation, reflection and pondering of your thoughts and emotions. To dream that you are walking on water, suggests that you have supreme and ultimate control over your emotions. It may also suggest that you need to "stay on top" of your emotions and not let them explode out of hand. Alternatively, it is symbolic of faith in you.

Water Carrier
To see a water carrier in your dream, signifies favourable prospects in fortune and love. To dream that you are a water carrier, foretells that you will rise above your current position.

Water Lily
To see a water lily in your dream, signifies grief, sorrow, and bereavement.

Water Skiing
To dream that you are water skiing, represents an uplift in your spirituality and increase in your self-confidence. It also indicates feelings of peacefulness and freedom.

Waterbed
To see a waterbed in our dream, suggests that have come to accept and recognizing your emotions. You are slowly acknowledging aspects of your unconscious. It also represents a rise in your unconscious and repressed energy, particularly issues dealing with sexuality, fear, aggression, etc.

Waterfall
To see a waterfall in your dream, symbolizes beauty and grace. It may represent your goals and desires.

Watermelon
To see a watermelon in you dream, represents emotions of love, desire, lust, and fiery passion. Pregnant women or women on the verge of their menstrual cycle often dream of such fruits, as watermelons. Alternatively, watermelons may be associated with summertime ease, leisure, and relaxation.

Watermill
To see a watermill in your dream, suggests that you need to keep your options open and utilize the resources that is available to you. You also need to proceed at a steady pace in realizing your goals. The dream is one of motivation and renewal.

Waterslide
To dream that you are on or see a waterslide, suggests that you are being swept away by your emotions. You are slowly exploring the realm of your unconscious. Alternatively, the dream suggests that you are going with the flow of things without any objections or resistance.

Waves
To see clear, calm waves in your dream, signifies a calming of emotions. It may also signal an important decision to be made. To hear waves crashing in your dream, indicates tenderness and relaxation. It also brings about feelings of sensuality and sexuality. To dream that you are caught in a tidal wave, signifies the strength of your emotions, perhaps accompanied by tears that you are holding back in your waking life. To see muddy, violent waves in your dream, signifies that a fatal error was made in an important decision.

Waving
To dream that you are waving to someone, signifies your connection to that person. Perhaps you are seeking some sort of recognition from him or her. You need to incorporate certain aspects of that person into your own self. The dream may also indicate your need to develop deeper and closer friendship ties.

Wax
To see wax in your dream indicates that there is too much activity going on in your life. You may need to slow down and take a breather. Alternatively, it may symbolize the passage of time that has long passed. To see dripping wax in your dream, represents your hidden passionate emotions.

Way
To dream that you lose your way, signifies the threat of failure in your endeavours.

Wealth
To dream that you are wealthy, signifies vitality and zest leading to your success. To see others wealthy, denotes that your friends will be supportive in your times of need.

Weapons
To see or hold a weapon in your dream, indicates a need to defend and protect yourself emotionally and/or physically. You are experiencing some conflict in your waking life. Alternatively, it suggests a fear of sexuality.

Weasel
To see a weasel in your dream, forewarns of a past friendship with an enemy who may come to "attack" you at the most unexpected time. To dream that you kill a weasel, signifies your success in unveiling a scheme laid out for your defeat.

Weather
To dream about the weather, signifies your emotional state of mind. Stormy or windy weather implies conflict and aggression. Rain and hail represents depression and sadness. And rainbows and sunshine signifies hope and happiness. To dream that you are reading the weather report, foretells that you will move from your current resident.

Weather Vane
To see a weather vane in your dream, indicates unpredictability and versatility. You may feel that you are going around in circles. The dream may also be a pun on being vain or doing something in vain.

Weaving
To dream that you are weaving, signifies your struggle and eventual failure in increasing your fortune. To see others weaving in your dream, is a good omen that you will be blessed with health and vitality.

Web
To see a web in your dream, signifies deceitful friends.

Wedding
To see a wedding in your dream, symbolizes a new beginning or transition. Dreams involving weddings are generally negative and highlight some anxiety or fear. It often refers to feelings of bitterness, sorrow, or death. Alternatively, wedding dreams reflect your issues about commitment and independence. For a woman to dream that her lover weds another, signifies that she is needlessly distressed and irrational. *Please see also Marriage.

Wedding Clothes
To see wedding clothes in your dream, signifies new friends and pleasurable undertakings. To see soiled wedding clothes in your dream, signifies a falling-out with an admirable person.

Wedding Ring
To see your own wedding ring, signifies protection from pain and hurt. To see a wedding ring on another's hand, signifies your unfaithfulness, which may lead to illicit behaviour.

Wedge
To see a wedge in your dream, means trouble and possible separation from loved ones.

Wedlock
To dream that you are forced into wedlock, foretells that you will be forced into a disagreeable situation. To dream that you are dissatisfied with your wedlock, foretells tendencies toward illicit behaviour.

Weeds
To dream that you are weeding, suggests that you need to rid yourself of the negativity in your life in order to move on and grow as a person. It is time to release past grudges and build on future relationships. To see weeds in your dream, signifies that you may have to get rid of some old ideas or negative thoughts in your mind. It is symbolic of neglect. Weeds can also represent friendships or relationships that have gone awry.

Weeping
To dream that you are weeping, signifies bad news and disruption in the family. To see others weeping in your dream, symbolizes pleasant reunion after periods of saddened estrangements.

Weevil
To see a weevil in your dream, signifies business losses or falseness in love.

Weight
To dream of your own weight, represents your self-worth, self-esteem, influence or power or persuasion. It is also indicative of the burdens you carry in life. Alternatively, it may represent your preoccupation with your physical shape and appearance. The dream may also be a pun for "wait". To dream that you are losing weight, indicates that you are no longer being weighed down. It is as if something has been lifted off your shoulders. To dream that you are overweight, suggests that you are feeling over-burdened and pressured. You may be carrying too many responsibilities. To dream that you are underweight, implies that you need to work harder at something. You may also be way out of your league in some situation.

Well
To see a well in your dream, symbolizes good health and physical well-being. To dream that you fall into a well, signifies that overwhelming despair will overcome you. To see an empty well in your dream, forewarns that your fortune is in danger of being robbed. To dream that you are drawing water from the well, symbolizes fulfilment of your desires.

Welcome
To dream that you receive a warm welcome into any society or situation, foretells that you will be distinguished amongst your social circle.

Werewolf
To see a werewolf in your dream, indicates that something in your life is not what it seems. To dream that you are a werewolf, suggests that some aspects of your personality are hurtful and even dangerous to your own well-being. You are headed down an undesirable path.

West
To dream of going west, represents fulfilment, opportunities, and growth. Alternatively, it may symbolize an ending of something, death, or old age.

Wet
To dream that you are wet, suggests that you are drenched in emotions. It also signifies spirituality.

Wet Nurse
To see a wet nurse in your dream, foretells that you will be widowed. To dream that you are a wet nurse, signifies dependence on your own labours.

Whale
To see a whale in your dream, represents your intuition and awareness. You are in tuned to your sense of spirituality. Alternatively, it indicates a relationship or business project that is too enormous to handle.

Wheat
To see a field of wheat in your dream, signifies success in your goals. To see large grains of wheat, symbolizes prosperity and opened doors in your endeavours.

Wheelbarrow
To see or use a wheelbarrow in your dream, represents hard work, labour, and difficulties. It also symbolizes your body and the way that you are moving about through life.

Wheelchair
To see or dream that you are in a wheelchair, suggests that you need to stand on your own two feet and stop depending on others. Perhaps you are feeling helpless. Alternatively, it indicates that you are literally letting others push you around. You need to start standing up for yourself. If someone is able-bodied in real life, but you dream that they are in a wheelchair, then it suggests that he/she is in need of your help. They may be afraid to ask you directly and have been dropping hints which your unconscious may have picked up on.

Wheels
To see rotating wheels in your dream, signifies thriftiness and success in business and marriage. It is also a symbol of completion or continuation of a familiar situation.

Whip
To see a whip in your dream, symbolizes punishment and an abusive situation. It also represents unhappiness, unfortunate circumstances and to a certain degree, shame and guilt. Alternatively, it may indicate that you need to exercise more control over your life. You need to have more discipline. To dream that you are whipping an assailant, signifies that through your perseverance and courage, you will experience wealth and honour, despite of any opposition.

Whipping Boy
To see a whipping boy in your dream, suggests that you are doing damage to yourself. Your reckless behaviour and activities will lead you to a road of self-destruction. You need to find your Self, who you are, and think about what you want to do with your life.

Whirlpool
To see a whirlpool in your dream, signifies great and imminent danger in your business affairs and disgrace to your reputation.

Whirlwind
To dream that you are in the path of a whirlwind, signifies changes which may lead to loss, chaos and scandal. You are being pulled unwillingly into a facing your repressed thoughts.

Whisky
To see whisky in bottles, symbolizes your alertness, carefulness and protective nature. To dream that you are drinking whisky, suggests that your selfishness will cost you your friends. Alternatively, it represents your lack of self-confidence. You are trying to escape the responsibilities of your everyday life.

Whispering
To dream of whispering, signifies malicious and disturbing gossip surrounding you.

Whistle
To hear a whistle in your dream, signifies shocking news that will alter your plans. To dream that you are whistling, signifies joy and pleasure.

White Moth
To see a white moth in your dream, forewarns of sickness and possibly death of a loved one.

Whitewash
To dream that you are whitewashing, indicates an attempt to change your old ways and habits. It also suggests that you are only pretending to change and trying to cover up your flaws.

Whore
*Please See Prostitute.

Widow
To dream that you are a widow, forewarns of malicious people who mean trouble for you.

Wife
To see your wife in your dream, signifies discord and unresolved issues.

Wig
To dream that you are wearing a wig, symbolizes deception, false impressions and falsehood. You may be taking on other people's ideas and opinions and trying to pass them off as your own. You are not being true to your own beliefs. You need to start thinking for yourself. To dream that you lose a wig, indicates that you have completely lost your mind.

Wilderness
To dream that you are running through the wilderness, forewarns that you will sustain a serious fall or accident.

Willow
To see willows in your dream, signifies an end of your sadness and sorrows.

Win
To dream that you win at something, signifies triumph. You have much confidence and belief in yourself.

Wind
To dream of blowing winds, symbolizes your life force, energy, and vigour. It reflects changes in your life. To dream of strong or gusty winds, represents turmoil and trouble for you. You are experiencing much stress in some waking situation.

Windmill
To see a functional windmill in your dream, represents the power of the mind. It is also indicative of your emotional state of mind. To see an idle or broken windmill, signifies unexpected obstacles.

Window
To see windows in your dream, signifies bright hopes, vast possibilities and insight. To dream that you are looking out the window, signifies your outlook on life, your consciousness, point of view, awareness, and intuition. You may be reflecting on a decision and seeking guidance. If you are looking in the window, then it indicates that you are doing some soul searching and looking within yourself. To see shut windows in your dream, signifies desertion and abandonment. To see shattered and broken windows, denotes misery and disloyalty. To see a tinted window in your dream, represents you need for privacy and your ways of getting it. You are keeping aspects of yourself hidden or that you want to remain ambiguous.

Window Washer
To see a window washer in your dream, represents your ability to clarify a situation and shed some perspective on an issue.

Wine
To dream of drinking wine, symbolizes joy surrounded by good friends. To dream that you are breaking wine bottles, signifies overindulgence in your desires and passion.

Wine Cellar
To see a wine cellar in your dream, signifies great pleasure and good times.

Wine Glass
To see a wine glass in your dream, symbolizes trouble and shocking disappointments.

Wings
To dream that you have wings, indicates your sweet, angelic quality. You may be in need of some protection from life's stresses and problems. Or you may be trying to escape from a difficult situation. To see the wings of birds, denotes that you have overcome your struggle to attain wealth and honour. *Please see Common Dream Themes: Flying

Winter
To dream of winter, signifies ill-health, depression. And misfortune. For others, it may symbolize a favourite time of the year signalling the holiday season of fun and frolic.

Wire
To see a wire in your dream, symbolizes your short but frequent journeys. To see old or rusty wire in your dream, signifies your bad temper.

Witch
To see a witch in your dream, represents evil, destructive, and dangerous feminine forces. It may point to your negative ideas of the feminine and your experiences with heartless women. Alternatively, a witch is symbolic of goodness, power and enchantment.

Wizard
To see a wizard in your dream, foretells of loss, inconvenience and broken engagements.

Woke
*Please See Awaken.

Wolf
To see a wolf in your dream, symbolizes beauty, solitude, mystery, self-confidence and pride. You are a loner by choice. Negatively, it represents hostility, sneakiness, and aggression. It may also reflect an uncontrollable force or situation in your life. To dream that you kill a wolf, indicates betrayal and secrets revealed.

Woman
To see a woman in your dream, represents nurturance, passivity, caring nature, and love. It refers to your own female aspects or may also represent your mother. Alternatively, it may indicate temptation and guilt. If you know the woman, then it may symbolize the concerns and feelings you have about her. To see an old woman in your dream, indicates aging and growing old. To see a group of women talking in your dream, refers to some gossip. To see a pregnant women in your dream, symbolizes abundant wealth.

Wood
To dream of wood, suggests that you are feeling dead inside and emotionless. You may be behaving automatically and just going along with the flow. Or you may be acting out without fully thinking things through. To dream that you are carving or shaping a piece of wood, indicates a power-giving, creative act/gesture. Alternatively, the wood may also symbolize spirituality and vital energy.

Wooden Shoe
To see a wooden shoe in your dream, signifies solitude and unfaithfulness.

Woods
To see the woods in your dream, represents life, fertility, rejuvenation, and spring. Alternatively, it symbolizes the unknown and unconscious. You may be discovering your instinctual nature. To see dried up, dying woods in your dream, suggests that there is a situation in your life that has not yet been resolved. You may also be overwhelmed with a problem or issue.

Wood Pile
To see a wood pile in your dream, signifies unsatisfactory business and misunderstandings in love.

Woodpecker
To see a woodpecker in your dream, indicates that there is something in you waking life which you have overlooked. The woodpecker also symbolizes industry and diligence.

Wool
To see wool in your dream, signifies prosperity and good opportunities.

Work
To dream that you are at work, indicates that you are experiencing some anxiety about a current project or task. The dream may also be telling you that you need to "get back to work". Perhaps you have been slacking and need to pick up the pace. To dream that you are at your former or past work, suggests that there is an old lesson that you need to learn and apply to your current situation. To dream that you are hard at work, signifies success and merit. Alternatively, it may suggest anxieties about a current task or project. You may need to "get back to work" and stop procrastinating.

Workman
To see workmen in your dream, signifies that you need to work on yourself and explore your mind.

Workshop
To see a workshop in you dream, signifies your plans to defeat an enemy.

World
To dream that it is the end of the world, suggests that you are under a tremendous level of stress. You may be feeling vulnerable or helpless in some situation.

Worm
To see a worm in your dream, represents weakness and general negativity. You have a very low opinion of yourself or of someone in your life. To dream that the worm is crawling on your body, indicates that you feel someone around you is taking advantage of your and feeding off your kind heartedness. To see you using a worm as fish bait, foretells of success and material gain.

Wound
To see a wound in your dream, indicates distress, injustice, and an unfavourable turn of events. To dream that you are wounded and blood is oozing out, signifies that you will be free of troubles and illnesses that have hovering over you. This would be a good time to enter into any ventures for it will most likely be a success.

Wreath
To see a wreath in your dream, signifies opportunities and enrichment. To see a withered wreath in your dream, symbolizes sickness and wounded love.

Wreck
To see a wreck in your dream, signifies your fears of poverty and failure.

Wrestling
To dream that you are wrestling, signifies that your are grappling with a problem in your personal or professional life. You are dealing with ideas and habits that need to be brought back into control.

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

Writing
To dream that you are writing, signifies some sort of communication with someone or with your conscious mind. It also denotes a mistake that you have made.