May be similar to chain or rope—a restriction. But often depicts the feeling bonds we have with another person or situation; the umbilical, in the sense of a dependency that holds us. Breaking the cord: becoming independent of parents or authority figures—often anger or resentment is directed at the person we are dependent upon.
Ties or cords in dream can have either positive or negative connotations. Typically they are associated with the relationships of the dreamer and how he or she perceives whether these ties are bonded by intimacy or restraint.
The silver cord – that subtle energy which holds the life force within the body – is an image which manifests in dreams as we begin to recognize spiritual progression.
Psychological / emotional perspective: There is a need to be appreciative of the ties of duty and affection.
Material aspects: Within any relationship there are certain restrictions or dependencies that become apparent, and these may be depicted in dreams as cords or ties. These emotional bonds can be both limiting and freedom-giving.
Symbol: A cord is a symbol of entanglement and servitude, attributes of the devil.
Vision: Seeing a cord: your chances of earning out a certain project are very slim. Or does someone want to set a trap, hoping you will stumble into it? Holding a cord in your hands: the relationship you have with another person will rescue you. However, whether this is in your best interests is not yet clear. See Rope.
Depth Psychology: The cord is a sign that your entanglement in a relationship is hindering your personal growth.
To knot a Cord means the strengthening of a friendship; to unravel it means the breaking of an engagement.
1. Time to tie up loose ends.
2. Connected by an umbilical cord.
Dreams of a cord symbolize your connection and/or attachment to a person, habit, thought pattern or belief system. Consider whether or not this connection is energizing or draining you. See Umbilical Cord and Co-Dependent.
1- Within any relationship there arc certain restrictions or dependencies that become apparent, and these may be depicted in dreams as cords or ties. These emotional bonds can be both limiting and freedom-giving.
2- There is a need to be appreciative of the ties of duty and affection.
3- The Silver Cord that subtle energy which holds the life force within the body.