1. A warning, call to arms.
2. Good news is coming.
3. New beginnings (as in “reveille”).
4. Endings, putting to rest a situation or way of believing (as in “taps”).
To hear a bugle, unusual happy turn of events.
If you blow a bugle, your dream predicts a pleasant outcome following many rough vexations.
Dreams of a the sound of a bugle symbolize a wake up call. Pay particular attention to what happened after the appearance of the bugle, therein lies the main message of the dream. See Alarm.
To hear joyous blasts from a bugle, prepare for some unusual happiness, as a harmony of good things for you is being formed by unseen powers. Blowing a bugle, denotes fortunate dealings.
Hearing a clear, sweet bugle call is a portent of good news from some quarter where it is least expected.
The sound of a bugle heard in a dream is an omen of coming misfortune.
To hear a bugle unexpected good news (Artemidorus) ; the bugle was the horn of salvation of the Old Testament (Bayley).