Tracing over something; see “imitate”
Copying in spiritual terms signifies reproducing the perfect, producing duality where there was previously only one. It represents emanation, flowing out from the divine.
Psychological / emotional perspective: To be copying an action in dreams suggests we need to learn from others.
Material aspects: When we find ourselves making copies we are aware that we need to retain information for ourselves. Such a dream can suggest the idea of reproduction.
If you dream that someone is copying you, beware of deception by that person.
If you dream of copying someone else, you are feeling insecure. Also see “Photocopy.”
Dreams of copying what someone else is doing represents a lack of originality and trust in your natural genius and skill.
If you dream that someone is copying you, then you are on your way to great success, because to be copied is the greatest form of flattery. See Xerox.