Anxiety; something controlling our decisions— habits; sometimes connects with hidden sexual desires.
Smoking in a dream, especially if you are not a smoker, may point to worrying or the presence of unexpressed anger.
Using offensive, critical words
Vision: If you are the one smoking: you are dissatisfied with yourself and the world. Smoking in smoke-free areas: you are bent on getting your own way, regardless of the consequences. Watching others smoke: someone’s behavior is bothering you. Offering cigarettes to someone: you are getting closer to a person you have admired for a long time. Depth Psychology: See Cigar, Smoke, Tobacco.
A frequent dream symbol when the dreamer has stopped smoking. Otherwise see Pipe, Smoke.
1. Playing a role, putting up a “smoke screen” to keep others away.
2. If smoking a cigarette, one may want to give the habit up.
3. If smoking is enjoyable, one is trying to escape cares, pressures.
4. Phallic symbol.
If you dream that you are smoking a cigarette, then this represents -sabotage and that you are allowing yourself ingest negative energy that is toxic, unhealthy, and dangerous for you. Smoking in a dream also represents a deeper need for a healthy way to relax and unwind, and to step out from behind the smoke screen and to start anew. See Cigarette.
It is very common for ex-smokers to dream about smoking. This type of a dream could be called wish fulfillment or a compensatory dream.
The smoker misses smoking. He can not smoke during the day, and therefore he smokes in his dreams.
If you are dreaming about being surrounded by other people’s smoke, you may be experiencing some confusion and anxiety in daily life or in regard to a particular situation. Smoke or smoking usually depletes people of energy and hampers ones ability to think clearly and act directly with the issues at hand. See also: Cigarettes