To dream that you are shoplifting, means that you are deprived in some way.
If you dream of shoplifting from a place you go in real life, the dream signifies your need for more recognition and positive attention in your life. This dream can also signify unrealized and unfulfilled goals.
1. Feeling guilt over some kind of petty crime one committed.
2. Expressing anger toward someone by taking something from him/her.