Removing the spiritual weeds or mistakes from one’s life, so blessings can grow; see “pruning”
Dreams of a sneeze signify that you are releasing and rejecting negativity, removing any blockage that would appear to be in your way of your fullest and healthiest -expression.
Dreams of a dishwasher symbolize cleansing your relationship to that which feeds you. You are removing all that is in the way of your ability to receive, or that you are clearing your plate to give yourself a break from your busy schedule so that you can take some alone time.
To dream that you are recycling, implies that you are removing some negativity in your life and learning how to make the best out of what you’ve got. You are moving ahead toward a new and happier stage in your life.
Dreams of a housekeeper are symbolic of -transformation and keeping your mental and emotional house in order; cleaning, polishing, dusting, and removing the negative thoughts that clutter your body, mind, and spirit.
Dreams of mucus represent that you are feeling emotionally stuffed up, unable to express yourself, and that you are removing negative elements from your life that have been causing you to feel sick. See Sick.
Dreams that you are cleaning are good signs. It means you are removing some negativity in your life and overcoming major obstacles to enter a new stage in your life. It signifies self-improvement and increased confidence.
In its many-layered aspect the onion symbolizes the cosmos, and revelation. In dreams, we find that what we are doing with the onion reveals our intrinsic way of exploring creation. In removing each layer we come to an understanding of how we create from small to large.
Psychologically, we may recognize that a situation can only be dealt with by removing the stress – ‘pour oil on troubled water’. Ointment was initially either oil- or grease-based, so today to dream of massage oil or ointment suggests caring and pampering.
Dreams of buttons symbolize closure, or perhaps that you are covering something up. If you dream of unbuttoning your clothes, then you are opening yourself to intimacy and are removing your armor. If you dream of buttoning up your clothes, then you are hiding or defending yourself.