(Corridor; Hallway; Lane; Long narrow lane) Entering a lane in a dream means falling under suspicion and particularly ifit has curves.
A lane in a dream also means breaking one’s oath or mixing and confusing values, or it could mean a road, a method of operating a business, or the techniques used by a craftsman in his trade. (Also see Lane; Road)
An alley tells the dreamer to be cautious when making a life transition.
Taking shortcut may lead to danger.
Squeezing through a tight place like an alley or a door-way is considered a symbol of sexual desire. It is also a very common dream when a person is very pressed for time, such as meeting a financial obligation or memorizing a speech, preparing for scholastic examinations, and the like.
Dreams of an alley are integration dreams reflecting your unrecycled thoughts and feelings, and the clutter that is behind the scenes in your life.
To dream of an alley, denotes your fortune will not be so pleasing or promising as formerly. Many vexing cares will present themselves to you.
For a young woman to wander through an alley after dark, warns her of disreputable friendships and a stigma on her character.
Alleys are between worlds and cautions should be taken when in unfamiliar territory. Be careful of being trapped in some condition or place.
Loss of property is augured here, a plausible interpretation from the gypsy standpoint, while the Freudian erotic meaning is less obvious.
(see Abyss, Dead End, Path)
An unlit alley: Lurking potential for danger (see Darkness).
Being mugged in an alley: Unanticipated misfortune that leaves you feeling violated or out of control (see Banking: robbeiy).
Light at the end of an alley: Hope. Traversing a dark time to find renewal (see Tunnel).