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Dreams starting with letter – O

On this page you can find meanings of dreams which starts with letter O. Use CTRL + F for a quick search of terms with letter O.

Oak Tree

To dream of an oak tree represents an established area of your life that can never lose. Longevity, stability, strength. You or someone else that “knows” they are a winner. A solid foundation for success.

Alternatively, an oak tree may reflect your admiration or jealousy of someone else’s perfect life.

Oars

To dream of oars represents your ability to persevere or get through an uncertain situation. An oar may reflect you having to do something the hard way to get through a negative situation. Slowly dealing with a problem at all.

To dream of losing oars may symbolize situations where you feel totally cut off or unable to do anything about your problems. You may feel stuck or stranded with uncertainty. Feeling that there is no way out or that escaping problems will be a very long process.

Oatmeal

To dream of oatmeal represents situations that make you feel down to earth or well grounded. Something that may appear in a dream when you feel humbled by something, face embarrassment, or feel a loss of power.

Negatively, oatmeal may reflect feelings of embarrassment or humiliation that you have lost power after first having more than other people. Feeling that your life has been downgraded. Feeling that forced to be nice to people after being so powerful that you never had to. Accepting a lower level of status after having a higher level.

Obese

To dream of obesity represents overindulgence. You have been thinking or doing something a whole lot. It may also reflect a bad habit hat you’ve had difficulty cutting out. Alternatively, being obese may reflect poor self-image, low self-esteem, or insecurities about your weight. An embarrassing amount of useless excess. Feelings about yourself having wasted a lot of time enjoying yourself.

Negatively, obesity in a dream may reflect your feelings about people who are extremely ignorant with their laziness. Feeling that someone is so consumed with being the boss that they look stupid with absolute power that is too strong for you.

*Please See Fat

Obituary

To dream of an obituary represents how you are noticing every single thing about a past situation or relationship before it changed. Noticing all that was good before a breakup or failure came.

Observing

To dream of observing something may reflect your impartial feelings towards a situation. A situation or other person’s behavior that you are becoming aware of. Watching and learning from something that has never happened before. It may also reflect your self-awareness of your own actions.

Negatively, observing yourself may reflect an awareness of your bad behavior or personal problems. Letting something bad happen on purpose. It may also be a sign that you are not doing enough to fix a problem or stand up for yourself.

Obstacle Courses

To dream of an obstacle course represents the challenges or hardships you need to overcome in order to reach your goals. The obstacles you see in your dream reflect the problems you are experiencing in waking life.

Obstacles

To dream of an obstacle in your path represents feelings of being unable to make progress or move forward in a situation until a problem has been dealt with. Feeling thwarted. Feelings about needing to overcome something. Negatively, you may be experiencing self-doubt. Feeling the potential to lose an opportunity or important chance. A fear of losing out on something. Frustrations.

Alternatively, experiencing obstacles in a dream may reflect your feelings about other people intentionally making your life harder than it needs to be.

To dream of overcoming obstacles represents your ability to use your skills to cope with a problem you felt was thwarting you.

Ocean

To dream of an ocean represents powerful uncertainty in your life. Confrontation with negative situations or negative emotions. Your biggest struggles or most baffling challenges. Feeling that problem is too enormous.

To travel across the ocean represents navigating through a phase of your life that’s filled with powerful uncertainty or enormous challenges. You are getting through a problematic situation.

To dream of a calm or pleasant ocean view represents stability, and emotional balance. Issues have been confronted or accepted. You are handling yourself well or have taken control of a difficult situation.

To swim or fall into the ocean represents a confrontation or struggle with uncertainty. You are “head deep” in a problem. You may feel overwhelmed by a problem or challenge.

To dream of a pink ocean may reflect feelings about having a serious problem overcoming lust for someone. Sexual attraction that you feel could become a serious problem.

*Please See Beach

October

To dream of the month of October represents the overall feeling about a situation in your life where you feel that letting go or moving on needs to be taken seriously. Liking or disliking a new beginning that is serious. A situation that is so wonderful or so terrible you have to accept moving on with your life.

Octopus

To dream of octopus represents an aspect of yourself that is possessive or clingy. All-consuming or smothering behavior. It may also reflect your own need to control a person or situation in multiple ways. You or someone else that wants to control every little thing another person does. Over-mothering.

Positively, an octopus may reflect multiple ways to hold or influence people. A large number of different areas of your life you are controlling at once. Success or power that allows you to controlling everything around you.

Odor

*Please See Smell

Off-ramp

*Please See Ramp

Office

To see an office in your dream represents seriousness about something you are thinking. You may be spending a lot of time studying something or improving yourself in some way. Being very focused on figuring out problems, and working towards a future goal. A time of self-improvement, or personal growth.

To dream of your father in an office may reflect your serious decisions you are considering. A serious focus on studying what is right or wrong. Your conscience is “at work.” Focusing on a problem or finding things about yourself that you can improve. It may also reflect conflict with serious decisions you are making. Feeling that a previous choices are overshadowing your current focus.

Office Chairs

To dream of an office chair represents feelings about “staying put” with a serious or important issue. Awareness of yourself being very focused on working hard without interruption.

To dream of office chair wheels represents the ease with which you can go about doing something serious or professionally. How easy or convenient it feels to work or work hard on a serious situation.

Office Pins

To dream of office pins or push pins represents a wish to make an issue or idea noticed all the time. Wanting some area of your life getting attention until it’s totally dealt with. Dreaming of office pins may also reflect issues that you feel are a priority to think about or confront.

Negatively, office pins may be a sign that you are pushing too hard to make an issue a priority. They may also be a sign that you or someone else is making too big of a deal out of a specific issue to the point where other issues are being neglected.

Officer

*Please See Police

Offspring

*Please See Children

Ogre

To dream of an ogre represents feelings about terrible behavior that is leveraging a bigger size to rob you of happiness. People that are less intelligent then you who listen to you and then use it to dominate you or steal from you. Terrible behavior that is so arrogant that it cares about nothing except stopping or failing you to remain bigger than you. You or someone else that wants to keep someone else down on purpose and then enjoy winning for themselves with the victim watching. An ignorant mean attitude about being bigger than others to prevent them from achieving goals. Ignorant domination over others that stomps out innocence.

An ogre may reflect ignorant competition that never stops.

Feelings about enemies that are bigger than you whom intentionally listen to everything you say and then never allow you to achieve success that might override their power. Parents, authority figures, or enemies that domineer with unpleasantness. Feelings about someone else whom has no sense of humor about losing a dominant position of which they feel entitled to. Intentionally ugly or unfun domineering attitude. Arrogant abuse of older age over someone younger. Overbearing cheater that assumes they deserve it.

Oil

To dream of oil represents your wish to make a situation in your life run more smoothly. Oil may be a sign that you need to put a effort or compassion into something to get things moving. Alternatively, oil may reflect the manner in which you reaffirm your relationship with love, trust, or compassion.

To dream of crude oil represents tappable resources. Something you have that is always in big demand. Negatively, crude oil reflects abuse of resources or feeling that someone is unstoppable.

To dream of barrels of oil reflects resources you have that are always in demand. Someone always wants what you have.

*Please See Oil Change

Oil Change

To dream of a oil change represents something in your life or relationship that must be renewed in order to maintain stability. It may also reflect reaffirming loyalty, trust, compassion to ensure that happy relationship continues.

Oil Platform

To dream of an offshore oil rig platform represents a mindset that knows exactly what to do in an emotionally uncertain situation to extract valuable resources. A fearless mindset about getting something important done when nobody else wants to. A professional, fearless, or emotionally immune mindset about getting something valuable during uncertain or negative emotional situations. Behavior that notices it’s not better than other people, but has to do something that annoys you because it’s important. Fearlessly living with uncertainty with a serious attitude about getting something valuable or important from the situation. No concern for appearances to make things easier for other people.

Feeling that a situation is dangerous, questionable, or uncertain, but that you need to do what you are doing anyway. No concern for appearances of questionable behavior because the situation is serious. No concerns for exploiting a situation because it’s stupid not to. Annoyance that someone else needs to think of exploiting a situation for resources or money than on happiness the way things are. Using someone or something if you can for as long as you can. Unattractive necessary behavior that is exploiting an opportunity with an attitude that it’s not forever, but needs to be exploited as much as possible to make other things easier later.

Oklahoma

To dream of being in the US State of Oklahoma represents a mindset that likes being noticed working hard. It may also reflect enjoyment of seeing yourself or others trying their hardest. Liking earn everything yourself.

You may feel that nobody around you wants to grow lazy, spoiled or have it easy. Doing things the hard way all the time because it’s good for you.

Old

To dream of something old represents outdated beliefs, opinions, feelings, values, or situations. Positively, it may reflect your wish to never lose your integrity or something that is “classic.” Negatively, it may reflect boring choices or ideas.

To dream of an old car represents outdated ways of making decisions. Positively, it may reflect old-fashioned values.

To dream of an old house may represent your perspective on a situation based on old memories, values, or beliefs. Negatively, it may reflect an outdated or unpopular way of seeing a situation. Positively, an old house may reflect old-fashioned values or enjoying something you feel is classic.

Old objects or people in a dream may also reflect your feelings about wiser choices or ideas. Something more intelligent. Something you feel you can trust to succeed or that’s been proven already. Negatively, it may reflect success or winning that is achieved through more boring experienced methods or choices.

*Please See Elderly

*Please See Grandparents

*Please See Antiques

Old Age Home

*Please See Nursing Home

Old Fashioned Cars

To dream of antique or old fashioned car represents your decision making ability being influenced by the past or nostalgia.

If an old fashioned car is black or red this symbolizes your thoughts and decisions being too influenced by the past. You need to focus more on what’s happening now and to the future.

Olives

To dream of olives represents the enjoyment of feeling safe all the time. A willingness to do anything as long as you are safe. Enjoying something that isn’t perfect.

Negatively, an olive may represent acceptance of a lot of discomfort in one area of your life in order to enjoy a high degree of safety in another. Keeping a big secret because it keeps you safe.

Olympics

To dream of the Olympics represents feelings about competing to be the best as though nothing else matters. A competitive wish to inspire others with your competitive excellence. A wish to successfully compete for a goal that inspires others. Feelings about needing to the “best in the world.” Competing to be the most original, smartest, practiced, or hardest working person in a situation. Attempting to set all “all time highest record” that has never been set before.

Negatively, dreaming about the Olympics may be a sign that you are too concerned with competition for appearances, showing off being the best, or needing to inspire others. Feelings about not being able to be the best making you feel like a total disappointment. Feeling that second place is never good enough. Too much concern for thinking you deserve to be better than other people or to show off being the best. Behavior that is too competitive. A drive to succeed or be the best that makes feeling good or being friendly impossible.

To dream of terrorists at the Olympics may reflect feelings about jealousy, ignorance, or arrogance that wants to cut off competing or stop a chance to prove oneself. Fear that wants to stop or overshadow a chance to prove being the best that has ever been.Olympic dream symbolism may reflect a strong need to compete in business or finance.

Om

To dream of hearing the Om sound represents the inner peace you feel with your choices or current life situation. Feeling that all is “in place” or perfectly aligned in your life.

Omega

To dream of an omega symbol may reflect feelings about signals or signs of superior power being observed in your waking life. Negatively, it may reflect feelings about unexpected signals or signs you are getting that reveal that someone has an excessively big ego. Signals you observe about people or problems being too big to do anything about. Realization that you are bigger power may embarrass you or cause problems. Realizing that showing off your superior power may not be a good idea. Realizing that you or someone else is too powerful for their own good.

On-ramp

*Please See Ramp

Onions

To dream of onions represents issues that you’re sensitive about, that make you upset, or that you’ve cried about. You may be grieving or sad about a loss of some kind.

Online Banking

To dream of online banking represents managing power, resources, or potential with ease. Easily asking or making someone else to do something for you. Your ability to ask someone else to take care of a problem for you. Easily asking other people to perform tasks, management, or maintenance for you. Easy delegation of responsibilities or chores. Your ability to easily ask for a favor from someone. Power or potential that doesn’t need a personal encounter.

Negatively, online banking may represent too much focus on avoiding personal encounters with favors, management of your life, or asking people to do things for you.

Ooze

*Please See Slime

Opera

To dream of being at the opera represents situations where you and others are expected to perfectly adhere to higher standards of maturity or more respectable codes of conduct. Having to blend in with rich people, snobs, weddings, good schools, or upscale events.

A concerted effort to behave perfectly intelligent, responsible, or sophisticated around other people. A situation that motivates you to behave or be more mature than usual. “Putting your best face on” for a special occasion. A area of your life where you feel the need to act perfect. Feeling good acting perfectly respectable or adult.

Negatively, dreaming about an opera may reflect peer pressure you feel in social situations that are dominated by rich people. It may also reflect your dislike of rich people or having to conform during special occasions like weddings.

Opera Singer

To dream of an opera singer represents a person or situation that makes everyone feel that they need to act perfect. An aspect of yourself or an area of your life that motivates everyone else to show how responsible, professional, or dignified they are to everyone else.

Operation

*Please See Surgery

Opinions

To dream of hearing someone else’s opinion represents feelings about situations being one-sided. Feeling unable to change how someone thinks or change an outcome. Feeling that a situations has left you stuck with only one option. You may also feel that a person you are arguing with is unwilling to compromise.

To dream of discussing your opinion represents your own unwillingness to compromise or believe that any other alternatives are important.

Opium

To dream of opium represents an overpowering sense of contentment. Feeling so good about something that you are willing to procrastinate indefinitely. An addiction to pleasure or satisfaction that overrides all motivation or ambition. Avoiding problems or important decisions because you feel too good.

Opium may reflect sexual desire that you can’t snap out of.

*Please See Heroin

Opossum

*Please See Possums

Opposite

To dream of something or someone being the opposite to you represents antagonism or conflict with goals. Feelings about the direction a situation is taking be the opposite to your wishes.

Alternatively, dreaming about something being the opposite may reflect feelings about something in your life being mysterious or a huge contrast to what you are used to. An amazing difference you are experiencing.

Negatively, opposites in dreams may feelings about someone in your life being ignorant or completely out of line with your views. You may be unnecessary putting up with it.

To dream of a person walking in the opposite direction to you represents goals that are out of sync with your own. It may also reflect feelings about yourself walking away from your real goals.

Optometrist

To dream of an optometrist represents a person or situation in your life that fixes or improves your poor ability to understand people or events around you. A situation that provides surprising insight into the truth of people’s intentions or honest beliefs. Feeling that you have learned something new or shocking that you will never forget. An improved understanding that makes you feel stupid that you didn’t realize it before.

Alternatively, an optometrist in a dream may reflect a long dragged out situation that causes you to learn about every single little thing wrong with other people that you wouldn’t otherwise notice.

Negatively, dream about an optometrist represents shock or fear that you didn’t understand a person situation for what they really are sooner. Being subjected to new ideas, facts, or realizations that you weren’t aware of before. Feeling forced or embarrassed into a better understanding of a situation. A setback, coincidence, or moment of strange luck that completely changes your poor understanding of people or events.

Opulence

*Please See Wealth

Oral Sex

To dream of oral sex represents feelings of total submission. Serving others or doing whatever someone else wants. Doing all this asked or required in a way that makes life easier for someone else. Completely catering to others needs

Positively, oral sex can represent helping other people or a total concern for their interests. Feeling that someone is making your life a lot easier. It could also point to enemies becoming completely subordinate to you. Feelings about life being too easy for you.

Negatively, oral sex may reflect caving in completely to fear or giving all your power away to a subordinate state. Feeling disgusted with yourself for having let someone feel powerful over you with their arrogant fantasies. Alternatively, it may also reflect feelings of surprise that someone would do you a favor. You may not be respecting yourself enough to believe you deserve something easy happening to you.

To dream of getting oral sex represents feelings about a person or life situation doing whatever you want or ask. Experiences where you are feeling good being helped perfectly. Enjoying favors, gifts, or something free.

To dream of someone evil or negative getting oral sex represents a negative situation that is subordinated to. Giving up all power to someone that will abuse it. Alternatively, it may reflect your own abuse of others good nature or compliance. Enjoying having a “slave.”

To dream of giving oral sex to an ex-girlfriend or boyfriend you still fantasize about can represent you empowering your sexual desire for them. A sign that you need to put more effort into getting over them. Alternatively, it may reflect subordination in some way.

Orange

To dream of the color orange represents power. Using power or leverage to get what you want. It may also reflect beliefs, feelings, or situations that are very strong and noticeable. Orange may also represent situations that are being imposed on you or that can’t be ignored. Orange could also reflect situations that can’t be resisted.

Negatively, orange may reflect powerful toxic influences or feeling that a situation is simply too much for you.

Alternatively, orange may represent leverage, clout, authority, status, or control. Bad habits that are too powerful to overcome. Feeling stupid that you can’t defeat something that is too strong.

*Please See Amber

Orange Tree

To dream of an orange tree represents a permanent or ongoing sense of effort required to feel good. A positive situation that is always requiring do something to enjoy it.

Oranges

To dream of oranges represents inconveniencing yourself or going out of your way to have something. Noticing work is required to get what you want.

Orangutans

To dream of an orangutan represents feelings about someone else looking stupid acting like an adult when they aren’t. Being unable to stop making a fool out of one’s self by acting responsible to cover up foolishness. Feelings about older or more experienced people in your life making a fool of themselves. Unintelligent people in your life that embarrass themselves pretending they are professionals. An idiot that thinks it’s more mature than you. Ignorant people who don’t understand how obvious their attempts to fake being an adult are. Making a fool of yourself acting serious. Idiots in your life that refuse to acknowledge their stupidity while talking like adults. Feelings about yourself or others looking stupid being too involved with family life (living at home with parents, getting pregnant, etc.) as a means to escape confronting impotence.

Orbs

*Please See Ball

Orca

*Please See Killer Whales

Orchard

To dream of an orchard represents feelings of organized or structured success. Feelings of lots of money being made all the time. Feeling about lots of work required to successful. Confidence that you have lots of successful options.

Negatively, dreaming about an orchard may represents feelings of too much work to keep up, not liking your job, or too many options to deal with. Dependency on your workplace. Feelings about someone else being more successful than you are.

Orchestras

To dream of an orchestra represents situations where you feel good about various factors working well together. Integration and harmony. Passionate expertise.

Negatively, an orchestra may reflect anxiety or stress about being required to make a situation with various factors work perfectly. Multiple areas of your life that you feel pressured to make work flawlessly. Exhausting yourself using your skills to keep other people perfectly happy.

Orchids

To dream of orchids represents a sensitive feelings about knowing everything you’ve done is positive or acceptable. Being self-conscious about your choices or actions being totally acceptable. An orchid might also be a sign that you wish to correct things that you regret.

Oreo Cookies

To dream of Oreo Cookies represents feeling that nothing is wrong with enjoying breaking something up or take something apart if you choose to. Enjoying feeling that nothing is dangerous about breaking something up or taking something apart to figure it out. Feeling that you don’t have to be a genius to do something because you can enjoy causing damage to encourage it. Enjoying the irresistible choice to break something up or take something apart.

To dream about Oreo cookies and milk may represents feeling that there is nothing wrong with doing what is best for you by breaking something or taking something apart.

Negatively, dreaming about Oreo cookies represents difficulty in resisting enjoying breaking something or taking something apart by choice. Choosing to enjoy breaking up a relationship in order to benefit. Feeling that you can enjoy breaking something in order to make people do something for you and get away with it.

Organ (Church Pipe)

To dream of seeing a church pipe organ represents something that makes you feel like you can’t do anything wrong ever. Feeling that you have to behave all the time. Negatively, a pipe organ may be a sign that something is scaring you into having to be extra positive or well behaved.

Organ Transplant

*Please See Transplant

Organize

To dream of organizing something represents an issue you are sorting out. Getting your thoughts or ideas together. It may also reflect your attempt to articulate something properly. You may be preparing to explain yourself or finalize something.

Consider what you are organizing and how it may symbolize an issue in your waking life.

Organs

To dream of seeing internal body organs may represent a sense of danger or discomfort that a situation isn’t functioning properly. Feeling uneasy that a relationship or situation isn’t acting normal. Consider the type of organs for additional meaning.

*Please See Guts

Orgasms

To dream of an orgasm represents you or some aspect of your personality that is satisfied with a choice, or happy with the results of a new life situation.

Orgy

To dream of an orgy represents aspects of your personality that are totally focused on sexual desire, or desire for things you want. You can’t stop thinking about what you want or people that you’re attracted to.

Orgies have a tendency to show up in dreams when someone is having excessive sexual fantasies, and desires. When you see an orgy in a dream it may be a sign that you need to resist desire for attractive people and reduce any exposure to pornography.

Alternatively, dreaming about an orgy may reflect pleasurable waking life situations where a lot of different people are working together. It may also reflect feelings about total freedom to enjoy yourself in a large number ways without any restraints at all.

An orgy could also symbolize a number of different personality traits or qualities you have merging together into a life experience.

Oriental

*Please See Chinese People

Origami

To dream of origami represents your feelings about how unique, original, or creative something is. A reflection of you or someone else that has been thoughtful or careful about something imaginative. Sensitivity about having created something that matters. Something special in your life that has taken a lot of time to make happen.

Orphans

To dream of an orphan represents feelings about yourself or someone else being responsibly cared about because nobody else wants to. Feeling obligated to care about someone because they might hurt themselves if nobody watches over them. Feeling that nobody likes choosing to take care of you. Feeling that your safety is all people really care about for purposes of being responsible with no love or enjoyment of it. Feeling a lack of sympathy, love, or true connection with others.

Feeling that people have “left you for dead” for more important things.

Orthodontist

To dream of an orthodontist represents a person or situation that disappointments you because you have to sacrifice happiness for a long term goal. Knowing you won’t get to enjoy yourself for a very long time because you have to fix something or work very hard first. A long term delay that is in your best interest.

*Please See Teeth

*Please See Braces

Osama Bin Laden

To dream of Osama Bin Laden may represent feelings about one “total asshole” ruining a good thing for everyone else. Feeling controlled by someone who is actively trying to make your problems worse. Feelings about enjoying yourself or being very close to achieving success and then experiencing someone show up at the perfect moment to stop you and keep you away from it. Feeling that everything in your life was running perfect until one “total asshole” had to ruin it.

Alternatively, dreaming about Osama Bin Laden may reflect your feelings about the war on terror and the consequences of September 11 on your happiness or sense of freedom. Feelings about how one act of terror or one day could have such a powerful negative impact on the rest of your life.

Ostrich

To dream of an ostrich represents a situation that you notice never “takes off” or never happens. Feeling disappointment that something isn’t doing what you’d expect it to do. Feeling that you or someone else is a loser because something is always talked about, but never carried out. More concern with appearances than on taking action. Some area of your life that is always getting ready in a big way, but never actualizing. A lot energy put into preparation, but no final results. Relationship expectations that never actualize. Showing off with only your potential to succeed without proving yourself.

To dream of ostrich eggs represents feelings about waiting for something to happen that you know will never “get off the ground.” Waiting for an event that you know will be more preoccupied with appearances than action.

To dream of an ostrich with it’s head in the sand represents embarrassing setbacks or delays that you don’t want to be noticed for. You may feel too embarrassed to talk to someone because you couldn’t keep your word.

Otters

To dream of an otter represents behavior that is concerned about being effortlessly prepared. Always being ready for any difficulties you cross. It may also reflect a need to prove yourself or show someone else that you are more than capable of handling yourself with whatever problems arise. Not wanting to look crazy or incompetent during uncertain moments.

Negatively, an otter may reflect your insecurity about appearing to others as needy, dependent, or unable to handle your own problems.

Otters are common symbols for expecting parents to reflect their wish to be totally prepared for their new child.

Ottoman

To dream of an ottoman represents a higher degree of comfort in choosing to do nothing about a situation or problem. Noticing yourself being lazy or purposely not taking action.

Negatively, an ottoman may reflect avoidance or making excuses. It may also reflect an excessive preference for procrastination.

Alternatively, an ottoman may reflect your preoccupation with relaxing or taking time off. Choosing to slow down.

Ouija Boards

To dream of a Ouija board represents feelings about dangerous attempts to gain information through a third party. Feeling that you are taking a dangerous risk trying to find out difficult or impossible information from someone. Feeling that you are risking permanent embarrassment trying to find out information from someone you can’t be certain can be trusted. Letting someone that you don’t know do something dangerous for you.

Alternatively, ouija boards in dreams can reflect your fear of using them and being permanently harmed spiritually.

Out Of Body Experience

To dream of an out of body experience represents an objective awareness of yourself or who you are as a person. A situation that causes you to see yourself in a new way or be critical of yourself as person. It may also reflect self-criticism or noticing what’s wrong with yourself.

Alternatively, an out of body experience may simply be a symbol for awareness of yourself doing nothing or not progressing in some area. Negatively, it may reflect your concern that “every other thing” being done and not the most important issues.

Famous celebrities or people with a public life may dream of standing outside their bodies to reflect their awareness of their public image being different from their private life. The body is then a representation of their awareness of their cultivated famous persona.

Athletes may have out of body experience dreams to reflect their professional concerns with their body being an effective tool to compete.

Outbreak

To dream of an outbreak represents a dangerous ideas or situations that are getting out of hand. A negative situation, belief, or opinion that scares you that it can’t be stopped. A fear of something only getting worse, or being unable to control a problem.

Negatively, an outbreak may reflect your desperation or sense of powerlessness to control the spreading of competing ideas.

Positively, an outbreak may represent a wave of support or positive change.

*Please See Plague

Outdoor Lights

*Please See Security Lights

Outer Space

To dream of outer space represents the unknown. You are experiencing new situations, new feelings, and new ideas. Your life and mind are going where they have never gone before.

To dream about getting ready to go into outer space represents your preparation or expectation for an unusual experience. Getting ready to do something or experience something in your life that you have never experienced before.

To dream of being lost in space may reflect feelings of being immersed in highly unusual problems that you can’t do anything about. Weird situations that you have no idea how to begin addressing. Feeling trapped in a situation you have never experienced before.

Outhouse

To dream of an outhouse represents a less than desirable option to get rid of your problems. Confidently knowing you can deal with an issue at anytime, but not liking it.

Outlaws

To dream of an outlaw represents you or someone else that knows that they are not doing anything that they’re supposed to be doing all the time. Being fully conscious that you are constantly breaking the rules as though it were normal.

Alternatively, an outlaw in a dream may reflect your feelings that someone else has a bad reputation. A sense of being exiled, unforgivable, or impossible to trust. Rebelliousness that is impossible to manage.

Outside

To dream of being outside represents feelings of freedom, openness, or opportunities. Awareness of a situation becoming less rigid. Not having to think in one specific way. Taking action with your problems instead of just thinking or talking about them. Taking theories into action. Feeling good actualizing your goals. Feeling that there are no limits. Making progress.

Negatively, dreaming of being outside may reflect problems with avoiding complying with rules, parents, teachers, or bosses. Too much freedom and not enough respect for structure. Goofing off. Not enough time being spent on planning. Excessive spontaneity. No respect for limits. Anxiety about being stuck in the middle of a project or plan that you can’t stop or reverse.

In many dreams it may be best to focus less on the symbolism of being outside as opposed to the location you see yourself at inside the dream. Whether or not you have a roof over your head may have less significance than where you are located. For example if someone were to dream of being outside on a cliff, the cliff symbolism would most likely be more significant than being outside.

Oval

To dream of an oval represents your awareness of something not being perfect all the time. You may feel that something you want always escapes you or never happens the way you wanted it to.

Example: A man dreamed of seeing an orange oval. In waking life he was surrounded by colleagues who kept ignoring him when it was his turn to speak at a special function.

Oven

To dream of an oven represents a wish to slowly and perfectly prepare for something in your life. Taking the time to make sure something you want to experience is just right. Preparation that takes time or care.

To dream of a broken oven may reflect feelings of being unable to be as careful or thoughtful about doing something as you’d like.

An oven may appear in the dream when you are experiencing a pregnancy.

*Please See Stove

*Please See Kitchen

Oven Mitts

To dream of oven mitts represents carefully handling a situation to avoid embarrassing or hurting yourself. You may not want to take any chances with something or make a situation worse.

Overalls

To dream of overalls represents a focus on fixing or correcting something. There may be a situation that needs to be fixed, or a person in your life that is interested in correcting a problem.

Overdose

To dream that you or someone else overdoses represents excessive behavior or an inability to know your limits. You may have indulged in pleasure to the point of embarrassing yourself. You may be on a self-destructive path. You may need to make a significant change in your life. An overdose may suggest that you are pushing yourself too hard.

Alternatively, a drug overdose may reflect fears about yourself or someone else taking too many drugs.

Overdose

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Overdraft

To dream of a bank overdraft may reflect awareness about having gone overboard with your decisions. Having gone overboard with neglecting people’s feelings. Selfishly exceeding the limitations of a relationship. Personal resources that you abused or exceeded limits with. Emotionally or physically exhausting yourself in some manner. Feelings about having the freedom to exceed limits of power usage. Awareness of yourself having to make reparations for excessive behavior. Exceeding your limits during a difficult time that you know may have personal costs. Gestures made to get forgiven for your abuses of power or excessive freedom.

Negatively, a bank overdraft may reflect an excessive use of power or an abuse of power with no apologies. Pushing someone else’s patience to an excessive level with no reparations. Expectations of reparations for pushing the limits of a situation. Awareness of yourself enjoying power that goes beyond what you deserve to use. Feelings about an abuse of power that requires an apology. Feelings about needing to restore a relationship you ruined with selfishness or pushing someone’s patience.

Alternatively, dreaming about a bank overdraft may mirror waking life concerns about having spent or borrowed too much money. Feelings about having used loved to get through a difficult situation.

To dream of an overdraft fee may reflect feelings about a personal cost for exceeding your limits of power. Feelings about what you owe someone else for negatively exceeding their expectations of you. Feeling that you were excessive towards someone and now you need to repay them for your abuse.

Overdue

To dream of something being overdue represents feelings about being behind on your responsibilities, promises, or obligations. A sign that it may be a good idea to set aside time to deal with an issue you’ve be putting off.

Negatively, dreaming about something being overdue may be a sign that you feel overwhelmed with responsibilities and need to ask for help. Alternatively, it may reflect an arrogant attitude towards falling back on your promises. Being aware of yourself not respecting other people’s time or assistance. Feeling that you simply don’t want to return a favor or fulfill an obligation.

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Overflowing

To dream of something overflowing may reflect feelings about an uncertain situation getting out of control. Losing control over a situation that you feel should be controlled or previous was controlled. Problems are not staying contained. Disappointments or reversals of expectations about how easy a situation was supposed to be.

Overhear

To dream of overhearing something represents feelings about becoming aware of what someone else really thinks.

To dream of overhearing something negative or that makes you feel jealous may reflect feelings about realizing the bitter truth. Feelings about realizing you have been deceived. Feeling that you have made a mistake trusting someone. Uncomfortable or painful signs of the truth being revealed.

Overpass

To dream of driving under an overpass represents awareness of other people needing to do something different that isn’t what you are doing. Feelings about other people moving on in life or not needing to talk to you anymore if they don’t want to.

Negatively, dreaming of driving under an overpass may be a sign that you are experiencing jealousy or frustrations that life is not as easy as you’d like it to be. Noticing other people in your life having little difficulty with something you are having difficulty with. Noticing people better having an easier time succeeding than you with life directions being different than yours. Fear of other people never wanting to talk to you ever again. Feelings about someone else choosing to move on with their life when you don’t need them.

To dream of driving on top of an overpass represents awareness of moving on in life to a higher degree. Moving on from people or not needing to talk to people anymore if you don’t want to. Passing by people in life that you are better off than. Feelings about being on a better “road in life” than someone else.

To dream of standing still underneath a highway overpass may reflect feelings of noticing other people in life doing something different and faster than you are. Observing other people succeeding at something you find difficult.

To dream of crashing your car over the edge of an overpass and falling below may reflect feelings of problems, failures, or conflict that is preventing you from getting ahead of other people or moving on with your life.

To dream of walking away from a highway overpass towards a train station may reflect your attempts to confront jealousy or frustrations by choosing to take a long term approach to solving your problem.

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Owls

To dream of an owl symbolizes wisdom, wise choices, or good advice. Unusual powers of discernment. Deciphering mysteries.

Any information or insight you can gain from the owl will probably involve the answer to solving a problem.

Oxen

To dream of an ox represents an aspect of yourself that notices itself strong or powerful as though it doesn’t matter. Hard work with ease. You or someone else that is exuding power with ease. Strength or power that is so obvious that nobody believes it isn’t. Seeing someone else displaying their obvious powerful success with ease. Power or strength that carries other people with ease. Noticing yourself displaying strength or power to others. Feelings about strong employees at a company. Tireless raw strength or labor.

Negatively, dreaming of oxen may reflect feelings about unintelligent strong people. Unintelligent strong workers. Fear of someone at ease with power. Feeling that there is no joking about how hard you work or no laughing at how hard someone else works. Feelings about behavior that isn’t an expert, but is stronger than everyone else. Feelings about people in your life that may be overworked and handle it well.

Oxen are often a symbol for people who work very hard to be successful or have high status that employs a lot of people. Workaholics who are comfortable or have a lot of responsibility to carry in a company.

Oxygen

To dream of oxygen represents something in our lives that we feel is required. Noticing that we can’t continue if something isn’t present. Vital energy, love, or resources that’s we’ll fail without.

To dream of not having enough oxygen represents a lack of what we feel is most important. Feeling suffocated or smothered by a situation in your life. A relationship that cutting you off from love, respect, or your ability to function normally.

Oxygen Mask

To dream of an oxygen mask represents total focus on keeping hope or vitality alive. You may feel a lack of what is most important to you and are very motivated to supplement it emotionally. . Feeling suffocated or smothered by a situation in your life. A relationship that’s cutting you off from love, respect, or your ability to function normally.

Oysters

To dream of an oyster represents a person or situation in waking life that does everything it can to never let you have what you want. Jealous obstruction or someone who is intentionally keeping you away from something once you get too close to it. Being teased with desire or opportunity.

To dream of eating oysters may reflect satisfaction with yourself overcoming a situation that has teased you. Overcoming a challenge that has consistently kept you away from it. Losing your jealousy or desire for good.

Eating oysters may appear in a dream after having sex with someone who denied it for a long time or after a difficult business opportunity is realized.