A symbol of a wicked scheme against you by demons or evil people, Ps. 38:12
Any type of temptation that would lure one
Vision: Dreaming about a trap means caution! A questionable person is setting a trap but you will recognize it in time. Stepping into a trap: you fell in love with an unworthy person. Catching someone else in a trap: a long-held wish will be granted.
Depth Psychology: The trap is a warning that a wrong decision could be harmful; hopes and ideals are misplaced.
(Hunter’s snare; Hunting trap; Net; Snare) In a dream, a trap means deception, duplicity and fraud. Ifone falls victim to a hunting trap in a dream, it means that he will be victimized.
If one sets a trap and catches an animal or a bird with it in the dream, it means that he earns his money through deception and fraud. In a dream, a trap also represents a man who fosters little moral standards, or one who does not prescribe to any religious code of conduct, and who is smart but deceitful. Setting a trap or a net to catch a bird in a dream means setting a trap to bring a powerful person to his knees.
If a woman sees herself setting a trap in a dream, it means that she desires to bear a child from her husband, though if she does get pregnant, she may have a miscarriage.
Difficult situation, being imprisoned; more prudence and caution is in order. Feeling of restriction, as in Siege, Amber, Village, Cage, and Elevator. See Falling.
Dreaming of setting a trap signifies that you will use sneaky methods to carry out your plans.
If you dream about catching an animal in a trap, you will be successful in your chosen career.
If you dream that somebody set a trap for you, or of being caught in a trap, it means you feel confined and restricted in a friendship, career or romantic relationship. You may be feeling bad physically because of your emotional worries.
1. Feelings of having been tricked or outmaneuvered.
2. Deception is afoot.
3. Unpleasant surprises or bad news is in the ofﬁng.
If you dream of being caught in a trap, then you are venting your feelings of victimhood and releasing your fear of intimacy, commitment, and of losing your freedom.
If you dream of setting a trap, then your dream is revealing that you have been operating with ulterior motives and perhaps you are releasing your guilt, shame and/or fears of being caught. See Quicksand and Tar.
To dream of setting a trap, denotes that you will use intrigue to carry out your designs If you are caught in a trap, you will be outwitted by your opponents.
If you catch game in a trap, you will flourish in whatever vocation you may choose.
To see an empty trap, there will be misfortune in the immediate future.
An old or broken trap, denotes failure in business, and sickness in your family may follow.
A dream connoting losses through law and lawsuits (Gypsy).