To dream of being in an elevator is symbolic of ascending into a higher spiritual realm or a new place in life.

To see an elevator in your dream is showing you a way up or out of your current surroundings

To be promoted or demoted, according to whether the elevator goes up or down; research the number

Vision: In a woman’s dream, riding up in an elevator means social and professional advancement. Riding down in an elevator means the desire for sexual adventure. Seeing an elevator in your house: you want to get things done fast and without much effort—but that is wishful thinking.

Depth Psychology: Riding in an elevator means you are looking for help with a specific problem; or you want to reach your goals in life in a hurry without putting much effort into it (that won’t work!).

An elevator dream is a rather complex dream and you should interpret it in light of all the other symbols in your dream, for one thing, if the elevator is going up your fortunes will increase, down is the opposite.

If the elevator continues to go up and down with out letting you off means you have let your emotions, or your situation, get out of control and must do something to stop it.

Here are the meanings for several elevator dreams: Descending or falling elevators in dreams are usually negative, suggesting anxiety about losing social status or repressed emotions.

A rising elevator also represents anxiety, but signifies that the trouble is almost over.

A dream of being stuck in an elevator symbolizes that your emotions have gotten out of control.

The same is true if you dream about an elevator that is out of order.

To dream of being in an elevator crash is a common dream, which symbolizes some basic fear in the dreamer’s life, such as fear of a moral lapse, social inadequacy, loss of status, etc.

The prophetic meaning of this dream depends on what happened.

If you dreamed of being killed in the crash, you will experience some major and lastings setbacks in your life. However, if you escaped safely or landed without being hurt, your troubles will be upsetting but only temporary.

1. Making great strides in one’s endeavors.

2. Life’s chal­lenges and opportunities, which are controlled by which floor the dreamer presses.

3. If elevator is stopped, it indicates one is interfering with one’s own success.

4. If elevator is descending, then so is the dreamer.

5. Uplifting experience.

The elevator signifies movement, hence a dream of ascending in an elevator may indicate a desire for advancement and material gain. Descending elevators reveal discouragement and a shrinking away from monetary matters.

Dreams of moving up an elevator symbolize that you are elevating rapidly and moving up in the world. You now know where the buttons are, so you are advancing with a sense of confidence and control over the situation.

If you are moving down, then you know what to do to switch directions to elevate your position. Also, if you are moving down, this can either symbolize your interest in understanding the foundation of the situation you are in, or that you are allowing fear and negativity to take you down.

To dream of ascending in an elevator, denotes you will swiftly rise to position and wealth, but if you descend in one your misfortunes will crush and discourage you.

If you see one go down and think you are left, you will narrowly escape disappointment in some undertaking.

To see one standing, foretells threatened danger.

It foretells a slow but steady rise in fortune if you dream of ascending swiftly in an elevator If the elevator goes up slowly, the prophecy Is a sudden advancement.

To be stuck in an elevator between floors is an indication that you should guard your conduct.

To be in a falling elevator is a premonition of financial loss.

Riding in an elevator is propitious if the car is going up; otherwise if it is going down.

To dream of operating an elevator is a sign that you will make money.

(see Ascent, Ladder, Stairs)

Going up and down in the elevator may symbolize going from one state of consciousness to another. Messages from the unconsciousness may be accessible. Some believe that the elevator may be a symbol of a boring and mechanical sex life. On a more pragmatic note, the elevator may simply represent the “ups and downs” of life.

If you are ascending then you may perceive your current situation as optimistic and moving upward.

If you are descending you may be experiencing some negativity and helplessness.

If the elevator continues to go up and down with out letting you off, it means you have let your emotions, or your situation, get out of control and must do something to stop it.



Elevator | The Dream Meanings

Keywords of this dream: Elevator

Little Giant Encyclopedia

See Ladder, Stairs. Emotional changes, and the degree of those changes is expressed here. Caution, remaining aware of reality.

If the lift is moving up fast—advancement, high hopes.

If the elevator is moving down fast—to the point that it is uncomfortable—fear of letting go. See Abyss and Trapdoor.

If the elevator gets stuck, inferiority complex or strong inhibitions.

A symbol of Kundalini, vitality in Yoga. Advancement and wish for self-affirmation; or, fear of Falling, and Shooting. Being constricted, as in Siege, Amber, Village, and Trap, except not so extreme. Emotional transformation; becoming more aware without effort.... Little Giant Encyclopedia

Strangest Dream Explanations

Dreams of a 30 second elevator speech represents clarity, cohesiveness of thought and purpose. You are experiencing confidence, boldness, and power as you elevate up in the world.... Strangest Dream Explanations