Negligence, sense of ageing; seeing how transitory worldly things are.
Symbolic of earthly riches, Matt. 6:19. Rust is a symbol of all things temporal
Rust signifies old outdated attitudes. Spiritually, we may have to reconsider ideas that are harmful (corrosive) before we can progress.
Psychological / emotional perspective: To dream of cleaning up rust suggests that we recognize our own negligence. Dreaming of rust appearing as we look at an object signifies that a project has reached the end of its useful life.
Material aspects: Rust represents neglect and negligence. We have not looked after the quality of our lives properly and should look to address this oversight.
Vision: Seeing a rusted object: you are not active enough on the job and don’t pay enough attention to the importance of human contact; it could also mean you are a clumsy lover. Seeing rusted iron: make every effort to keep your reputation intact.
Depth Psychology: Rust symbolizes aging, but also illustrates the destructive influence of bad experiences.
The dream might also be a reference to the transitory nature of life. Or is it perhaps about a blemish on your character?
(Corrosion; Oxidize; Smut) In a dream, rust or corrosion represents an ostentatious and an affectatious person who displays piety and devotion during the day and contempt during the darkness of the night. It also could represent a thief, a highway robber, or a weak, tardy and negligent person, or a person who hoards money and likes to live alone. s
Impermanence, a sign of the times. What is rusting?
To see rust in your dream, signifies neglect or depressing surroundings, characterized by false friends and a decline in good luck.
Rust or neglect in your dreams is always a bad sign. Beware of loss through your own carelessness.
1. Inactivity leads to breakdown, deterioration—possibly physical, maybe spiritual.
2. Neglect allows business to suffer.
3. Inevitable loss, persistent feelings of doom.
Dreams of rust denote feelings and attitudes about aging. This dream may be showing you that you have been neglecting something or someone important in your life. Perhaps you are feeling that you have allowed your talents, skills and attributes to go to waist. Your dream is giving you the message to take better custodianship of your talents, gifts and important relationships.
Rust represents neglect and negligence. We have not looked after the quality of our lives properly and should look to address this oversight.
To dream of cleaning up rust suggests that we recognise our own negligence. Dreaming of rust appearing as we look at an object signifies that a project has reached the end of its useful life.
Spiritually, we may have to remove evidence of contamination before we can progress. Rust may- signify old outdated attitudes, from Sack to Syringe
To dream of rust on articles, old pieces of tin, or iron, is significant of depression of your surroundings. Sickness, decline in fortune and false friends are filling your sphere.
Destruction of property, trouble (Gypsy).
Disappointment in something or someone that, at first, appeared shiny and perfect.
Disuse of skills, knowledge, or talents. Check the meanings behind the item upon which the rust appears.