Protection or covering
See coat in clothes
Vision: Getting into the wrong sleeve of a jacket: you are baffled about something or have been given wrong information.
Depth Psychology: The jacket indicates the kind of affection you can give and receive.
The state of the jacket is a metaphor for your feelings. See Shirt, Pants, Clothes.
A jacket that is old, worn-out, or has holes means you have been emotionally harmed, but it also suggests that you are finally letting go of old, negative responses (throw the jacket away)!
What image would you like to present to the outside world? Similar to Shirt.
Folklore: Hard work and little reward.
To dream of putting on a jacket signifies success ahead, while taking one off is a forecast of trouble.
A shabby or dirty jacket warns against mixing friends and money.
A tight or uncomfortable jacket suggests that you need to protect your reputation by cooling down your romantic activities.
Hard work and little reward. Be patient, but take the first opportunity of a change.
1. A strong focus on outer appearances.
2. Feelings of protection from emotional storms.