Seeing people in jail foretells small worries for the dreamer, such as disappointment in associates, or losses due to negligence on the part of others concerned.

A jailer in the dream is another form of a wish to elude responsibilities that have become unbearable.

If the jailer is with other people then the dreamer would like to eradicate them. Just to see a jail may be a guilt complex for some very minor infringement of the law such as a traffic violation.

Dreams of a jail or prison guard signifies that you are coming to grips with the part of you that holds you captive behind bars of guilt and shame. You are realizing he key to set you free is in your own hands, and it lies in your ability to make amends, and forgive yourself and those who have harmed you. See Prison.



Jail / Jailer | Dream Meanings

Keywords of this dream: Jail Jailer

The Language of Dreams

Escaping from a jail: Freedom, liberation, and self-expression. Also moving into a new stage in your life.

Punishing yourself or someone else for something you perceive as going against personal, societal, or divine law.

Cabin fever. Feeling cooped up with no place to really stretch your skills.

Restraint. What’s inside the cage that you’re not letting out? Or, what’s holding you in?

Having your rules set by an authority figure who makes you feel boxed in.

Prisons represent the inability to regain control. Also having limited options or confinement within a specific societal boundary.

An expression of claustrophobia.... The Language of Dreams

Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation

To see others in jail, you will be urged to grant privileges to persons whom you believe to be unworthy To see negroes in jail, denotes worries and loss through negligence of underlings.

For a young woman to dream that her lover is in jail, she will be disappointed in his character, as he will prove a deceiver. See Gaol.... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation

Dream Dictionary Unlimited

A physical or mental place of confinement... Dream Dictionary Unlimited

New American Dream Dictionary

1. Feelings of confinement, punishment, sometimes over guilt for a past misdeed.

2. Reverse: happiness, likely domestic.

3. A feeling someone close may not be truthful.

4. Temptations should be avoided (as in “jailbait”). ... New American Dream Dictionary

Christian Dream Symbols

Symbolic of a loss of freedom or being bound and imprisoned mentally or spiritually, Ps. 137:3 ... Christian Dream Symbols

The Bedside Dream Dictionary

Dreaming about jail may make you think that you have done something immoral, illegal, or an act that merits punishment. You may also have a fear of being trapped emotionally or physically.

If you are the jailer, you may have an unconscious desire to exert control over others or in a particular situation. Either way, this dream suggests that you have obstacles in your life that may not be easy to overcome.... The Bedside Dream Dictionary

Tryskelion Dream Interpretation

Dreaming of jail symbolizes the feeling of confinement, frustration, and/or the inability to act.

If you are the jailer, you may have some unconscious desire to exert control over others.... Tryskelion Dream Interpretation

Gypsy Dream Dictionary

Dreaming of being in jail indicates a feeling of guilt for something you have done that was wrong, but that you hoped to get away with.... Gypsy Dream Dictionary

The Language of Dreams

(see Cage, Dead End)... The Language of Dreams

Ariadne's Book of Dream

Being in jail in your dreams may comment on your lack of personal freedom. It may also come as a response to guilt feelings.... Ariadne's Book of Dream

The Complete Dream Book

The young woman who dreams that her lover Is In jail is forewarned of the underlying weaknesses in his moral make-up which have hitherto remained concealed.... The Complete Dream Book

Dream Symbols and Analysis

To dream of jail involving your lover indicates that this person is not to be trusted. Jail dreams involving yourself indicate that you are feeling restricted and need increased freedom in your life. Jail dreams involving acquaintances indicates that you may give something to an undeserving person. Jail dreams involving children indicate concern over the child and their welfare.... Dream Symbols and Analysis

Encyclopedia of Dreams

A lover in jail shows this person is a deceiver and not to be trusted.

To see strangers in jail may mean you will be asked to help someone you do not feel is deserving.

To be in jail may mean you are suffering from a feeling of confinement and too much togetherness with your spouse.

To see someone on death row denotes the death of an unhappy relationship.... Encyclopedia of Dreams

Mystic Dream Book

This is generally considered an unfortunate dream, unless you are released in due time. See JUDGE.... Mystic Dream Book

Indian Interpretation of Dreams

If you dream that you are in jail it indicates that in life you will prosper. This is a dream of contrary. ... Indian Interpretation of Dreams

Dream Meanings of Versatile

See prison... Dream Meanings of Versatile

My Dream Interpretation

If you dream that you are in jail, you are feeling suffocated in a relationship or situation.

If you dream your boyfriend or crush is in jail, it is a signal that this person is deceitful and untrustworthy.... My Dream Interpretation

Expansions Dream Dictionary

Totally locked off.... Expansions Dream Dictionary

Strangest Dream Explanations

Dreams of a jail or prison guard signifies that you are coming to grips with the part of you that holds you captive behind bars of guilt and shame. You are realizing he key to set you free is in your own hands, and it lies in your ability to make amends, and forgive yourself and those who have harmed you. See Prison.... Strangest Dream Explanations

Psycho Dream Interpretation

Seeing people in jail foretells small worries for the dreamer, such as disappointment in associates, or losses due to negligence on the part of others concerned.

A jailer in the dream is another form of a wish to elude responsibilities that have become unbearable.

If the jailer is with other people then the dreamer would like to eradicate them. Just to see a jail may be a guilt complex for some very minor infringement of the law such as a traffic violation.... Psycho Dream Interpretation

Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation

To see a jailer, denotes that treachery will embarrass your interests and evil women will enthrall you.

To see a mob attempting to break open a jail, is a forerunner of evil, and desperate measures will be used to extort money and bounties from you.... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation

New American Dream Dictionary

1. A possible loss of reputation in the offing, a need for moral reassessment.

2. An aspect of personality that may be slowing down growth or advancement.

3. Feelings that an individual is confining or detaining the dreamer.

4. A feeling that someone close is up to no good. ... New American Dream Dictionary

Islamic Dream Interpretation

(Blacksmith; Digging) Ajailer in a dream represents a grave digger.... Islamic Dream Interpretation

Christian Dream Symbols

Symbolic of a spiritual oppressor, Matt. 18:34... Christian Dream Symbols

A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences

May be any of a range of attitudes, such as guilt, self criticism, sense of alienation, intellect, restricting the expres­sion of other pans of one s nature. See prison. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences

Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary

1- To dream of a jailer will indicate we feel we arc being restricted in some way, maybe by our own emotions or by somebody else’s personality or actions. There will be a sense of self-criticism and of alienation which makes it difficult to carry out our ordinary; everyday tasks.

2- When we are in a situation from which we cannot escape, the personality that appears in our dream often gives us a clue as to how we have got ourselves into that situation.

For instance, to experience ourselves in prison - and at the same time being unfairly treated by our jailer would indicate that not only may we have been party to the entrapment, but also that we have become victims of our own circumstances.

3- The dreamer may be feeling a degree of spiritual difficulty.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary

Dream Symbols and Analysis

To dream of a jailer foretells a lack of ethics and loyalty. It also predicts an impending loss.... Dream Symbols and Analysis

Encyclopedia of Dreams

To see a lover being locked up by a jailer is a warning that this person is of low moral character.

To see a jailer means you will meet with much treachery at the hands of a woman. It is a dream of loss and evil times to dream of a mob trying to break in and bind a jailer.... Encyclopedia of Dreams

Dream Meanings of Versatile

We may be feeling a degree of spiritual difficulty, a sense of being held back.... Dream Meanings of Versatile

Dream Meanings of Versatile

Psychological / emotional perspective: To dream of a jailer suggests we feel we are being restricted in some way, maybe by our own emotions or by somebody else’s personality or actions. There will be a sense of self-criticism and of alienation which makes it difficult to carry out our ordinary, everyday tasks.... Dream Meanings of Versatile

Dream Meanings of Versatile

Material aspects: When we are in a situation from which we cannot escape, the personality that appears in our dream often gives information as to how we have got ourselves into that situation.

For instance, being unfairly treated by our jailer would indicate that not only may we have been party to the entrapment, but also that we have become victims of our own circumstances.... Dream Meanings of Versatile