Gambling in a dream may signify leaving important decisions to chance rather than using reason. Losing at gambling may represent ill fate. Gambling could also simply mean that life is a gamble.
Putting one’s trust in the world instead of god; futility, not a chance
Man has, since time began, attempted to discover the will of the divine. Spiritually, therefore, to dream of gambling offers us an opportunity to do just that. It represents taking a risk that has been assessed as far as we are able.
Psychological / emotional perspective: To dream of gambling indicates that we may need to look at something in our lives that is figuratively a gamble; we may need to take risks, but in such a way that we have calculated them as best we can.
Material aspects: From a practical perspective, gambling dreams can represent not taking life seriously. They can show how we work within the competitive field and give us some kind of insight into our own sense of winning or losing.
This is the type of dream that is usually taken to mean the opposite unless you are one of the rare people who dream true.
To dream of winning at games of chance portends many losses.
To lose a game shows you will either win at gambling, or win at the game of love.
You are not satisfied with the direction your life is taking. You want to make changes just for the sake of changing, even if they are reckless changes. See Chaper 6, “Dreaming for Profit;’
interpreted upon 4 sides for whoever played: occupation / work in vain, sin & the people’s blame & war & dispute, injury by a knife.
(Betting; Casting lots; Games; Risk) Gambling in a dream denotes something groundless, distress, falsehood or an unattainable goal.
If one bets money or something with an adversary and wins his bet in a dream, it means that he will overcome him. Generally speaking, betting or gambling in a dream means quarrels, disputes, uptightness or agony in wakefulness. (Also see Casting lots; Distress; Games; Uptight; Worries)
If you dream that you are gambling, you are not taking enough responsibility for you decisions in real life.
Do not act on the ideas of others or you will incur loss.
1. To dream of winning at gambling suggests that the opposite could be true—one will lose.
2. Willingness to take a chance on everything from business to romance.
3. The dreamer is involved in some venture involving great risk.
If you gamble in your dreams you are likely to be trusting to luck in everyday life.
If you lose in the dream you will lose a friend.
Dreams of gambling denote that you are taking your chances and living on the edge. Perhaps you are risking the safety of your life alone to venture forth into a relationship, or you are taking a risk in your career. You are realizing that nothing ventured means that nothing can be gained. You believe in yourself and are stacking the odds in your favor. See Las Vegas.
There is every chance of loss if you dream of winning at the races or at games of chance.
The augury is better if you dream of losing.
(see Cards, Games)