The meaning of race in dream | Dream Interpretation
One’s life or taking part in life and the human race, perhaps acknowledging one’s position in the ‘race’; competitiveness, or feelings of competition. Racing car, bike: competitive drive; sexual energy; daring. See example in failure.
Symbolic of the journey of life, Eccl. 9:11
Running a foot race in your dreams show that you have an enemy who is a threat to your possessions and is envious of your acquisitions or achievements.
To win the race means you will quickly overcome your adversary.
This image almost always refers to career issues, addressing primarily the question of winner and loser, because such dreams usually deal with emotional energies. Are you running ahead? Are others behind you? Or are you running behind the pack? Different people taking part in a competitive race in the dream represent the many different sides of the Self.
Dreaming that you are in a race signifies that others are envious of your achievements and want what you have for themselves.
If you win the race, your dream means that you will overcome your competitors. This dream can reveal your competitive nature and how you tend to measure yourself against others.
One of the ever-recurring obstacle dreams, warning you to persevere if you desire success.
1. Preoccupations or obsessions.
2. Jealousy of others, competition.
3. Need to slow down, relax.
Dreams of a race symbolize competition, comparison, winning and loosing. Your competitive edge may be inspiring you to become your personal best, pushing you to cross the finish line toward victory and a successful life. Your dream is giving you the message to do your best everyday, and to only compete with the person you were yesterday. See Sports.
To dream that you are in a race, foretells that others will aspire to the things you are working to possess, but if you win in the race, you will overcome your competitors.
Are you competing or running from or to something? In order to have a good understanding of this dream you should consider those factors.
If you are simply running, it may be an indication that you need to slow down in your everyday life.
If you are competing, you need to consider your competitive drive and realistically look at the current challenges.
If you are running in a race and win, your unconscious may be expressing confidence that you may or may not feel in the wakened state. Running in your dreams may also symbolize the energy levels, the strength, or the force that you have to get through life.
To dream of running a race is good to all, except they be sick persons when they dream they come to the end of their race, for it signifies that shortly they shall come to the end of their life.
If you win a race in a dream—afoot, horseback, or in an automobile—you will be able to hold your own in competition with others.
A good dream to well persons, to the sick a speedy termination to the race of life is denoted (Artemidorus).
If you are simply running in your dream, it may be an indication that you need to slow down in your every day life. Running a foot race in your dreams show that you have an enemy who is a threat to your possessions and is envious of your acquisitions or achievements.
If you win the race it means you will quickly overcome your adversary. Running in your dreams may also symbolize the energy levels, the strength, or the force that you have to get through life.