Like a wooden chest, a place to store emotions. Generally it represents our emotions; pride. Man’s dream: sense of social confidence; if healthy: positive sense of social recognition. Woman’s dream: ability to give of oneself, good feelings about womanhood. See breath.
Breasts in woman’s dream: Example: ‘I was about to lie down naked near my grandmother as I was caring for her, when she started to suckle my breast.
For a short time I was very frightened that she would hurt me or even suck my breast right off, but she didn’t and it felt very good as I fed her. It felt as if we were one, our bodies forming a circle’ (Kate). Here Kate gives of herself, even though frightened, and feels whole —the circle. In many women’s dreams the breasts figure prominently in a generally sexual dream. Breasts in a man’s dream: return to infant dependence; sexual desire.
Storage place for safe-keeping treasured items
also see Dream Dictionary: Box
A closed chest in a dream is indicative of a need to hide our true selves, in particular, our emotions and ideals.
An open chest infers we are vulnerable but open to being loved.
To dream of your chest represents assertion, victory, and enthusiasm. It may also imply that you fear an upcoming conflict or altercation with someone or some issue. Perhaps this dream is reminding you that you need to unburden yourself of emotional issues.
To dream that you are beating on your chest implies that you have just achieved an important victory or have found success.
(Bosom; Heart) Ifone has a broad and a nice looking chest in a dream, it means repentance of a sinner or being eager and willing to follow the truth and to comply with it, or it could mean making it easy to accept things that were difficult to absorb.
If a woman sees her beloved inside her chest in a dream, it means that she is suffering because of him or complaining about him, or if she is ill, it means that she will recover from her illness.
To have a broad chest in a dream also means giving preference to others’ needs. One’s chest in a dream also represents what one may conceal in it ofknowledge, guidance, heedlessness or it could represent a coffer where one hides his money. One’s chest in a dream also represents a guest, one’s wife, a rank, a position, magnanimity or generosity.
The narrowness of one’s chest in a dream represents heedlessness, or it could mean going astray, loss of money, or one’s stinginess. Ifone sees his chest turned into a stone in a dream, it means that he is a hard hearted person. However, a broad chest in a dream also could signify being unjust.
The chest in a dream also represents the house of worries and anxieties. Having chest pain in a dream denotes a sin one is being punished for, or it could mean being a spendthrift or generous in other than God’s pleasure, and the pain in the dream represents his punishment for it. Ifa man sees himselfhaving a woman’s breasts in his dream, it means that he will get married, or fall in love with a woman, or have a secret affair that will turn into a scandal. (Also see Body’)
To see your chest in your dream signifies confidence and vitality. Alternatively, it may represent feelings of being overwhelmed. Consider if the dream is telling you that there is something that you need to “get off your chest”.
To dream of chest hair on a man symbolizes vanity, seduction and passion.
If you dreamed of hair growing on your chest, you have been keeping something inside that needs to get out. Share your confusion with a trusted friend.
To dream of a large Box concerns your love affairs ; if the Chest is empty, prepare for a disapjx)int- ment.
Dreams of a chest, as in your physical body, represent the cover over your heart. Perhaps you are feeling protective or defensive about allowing your heart to be open.
If you dream of a pirate’s treasure chest, then this symbolizes wealth and treasure.
If it is a buried chest, then you are keeping your talent buried. See Breast and Heart.