(See Buffalo; Oryx)
• Dreams provide a safe outlet for exploring these deeper feelings. Taming a wild animal indicates a need to control your instincts.
• To understand the individual meaning of your dream, explore the specific characteristics of the particular wild animal you dream of.
For example, bears are about the need for strong boundaries and lions represent our strength and courage.... The Premier in Dream Dictionary
If the box is empty disappointment in works of all kinds will follow.
To see full money boxes, augurs cessation from business cares and a pleasant retirement. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
The famous Pandora’s Box held all the forces of good and evil in it. Pandora opened the box and unleashed its wrath into the world. She was able to close the box and in it hope. Thus, it is said that hope remains. (Pandora’s Box was not really a box at all, but a jar!) The interpretation of the box in your dream depends on the details of the dream and on the content of the box. Just remember that the box is symbolic of mystery, secrecy and of something precious.
The box in your dream might represent potential that needs to be realized and that will slowly come to your conscious awareness. Dreaming of a box suggests that risk taking may be necessary and that you may discover power and wealth that currently may be in the unconscious.... The Bedside Dream Dictionary
If you open a box in your dream, you’ll soon be going on a long trip.
If the box you open is full, someone is about to propose to you.... Tryskelion Dream Interpretation
To dream of packing things in a box indicates that we are trying to get rid of feelings or thoughts with which we cannot cope.
2- Various types of boxes perceived in a dream may represent different aspects of the feminine personality.
3- The feminine containing principle.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Unexpected surprises, good or bad.
For example, birthday gifts are usually pleasant, whereas what awaited inside Pandora’s box was not.
Gifts, talents, and abilities that exist within you, but have thus far remained “wrapped up.”
Freudian: An alternative vaginal emblem.
A sense of uncertainty, source of reservation, or seed of doubt. We don’t know what boxes contain until they’re opened, and by that time it’s too late to leave the proverbial wrappings on.
Being contained in a box is an alternative type of cage dream.... The Language of Dreams
An open box represents a paradigm shift or out of the box thinking. Consider the feeling tone. See Drawer or Treasure Chest.... Strangest Dream Explanations
A box filled with earth, plans for traveling may ensue.
If filled with money or jewels, a bountiful future is promised.
The box is also considered a sex symbol pertaining to a woman.... Psycho Dream Interpretation
An empty box is a warning: you are going to lose something or somebody is stealing from you.
Depth Psychology: A box is the hiding place for our secrets and experiences (as well as memories). Why don’t you open the box and see what you find? See Box (Small), Suitcase.... Dreamers Dictionary
A boxer with a lot of injuries foreshadows a lot of ideas that are going to need further research and revisions.
If the boxer is a woman, you’re nursing a lot of emotional scars that need more care than you’re giving them.... Dream Explanations of Astro Center
The bull is a symbol of masculine (originally feminine) strengths, fertility, and potency. Also indicates that animalistic urges have been mastered. See Buffalo, Buck.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
Emotionally, we need to give some limitation to our feelings and secret desires. In dreams a box whether plain or otherwise will show how we handle life.
Pandora’s Box and the story of how negativity was released into the world is the best example of a box image 011 a spiritual level. We need to be aware that care must be taken when first exploring the spiritual.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
A chest or box represents all those things we suppress or want to keep hidden, sometimes the darker side of ourselves, sometimes aspects that we have not yet explored. We need to be aware that care must be taken when first exploring the spiritual.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
A jewel box signifies that which needs to be kept safe and only made use of when appropriate.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
If you dreamed that someone you know had chicken pox, it is a dream of opposites, that actually predicts good luck for that person.... My Dream Interpretation
If you see a fox slyly coming into your yard, beware of envious friendships; your reputation is being slyly assailed.
To kill a fox, denotes that you will win in every engagement.... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
2. Use caution; deceitful rivals or even friends involved in a seemingly threatening situation.
3. Problems and obstacles may be overcome with careful thought. ... New American Dream Dictionary
A fox in a dream also means ingratiating oneself before a noble man or a noble woman.
If one sees a fox toadying him and seeking his protection in a dream, it represents his fear of spirits, jinns or human beings.
If one sees himself battling a foxffi a dream, it means that his wife has committed adultery. Capturing a piece offox skin or his hair in a dream means victory and strength, or it may be interpreted as receiving an inheritance.
A fox in one’s dream also represents profits, new clothing, one’s wife or marriage. (Also see Fur)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
The fox is considered our soul guide and companion on our life’s journey. It points to our childhood.
A rabid fox means uncontrollable instincts.
According to the 2nd century dream interpreter Artemidorus, bad reputation.
According to early Christian view, the fox is the devil.
According to Jung, a “foxy,” cunning old man.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
Shrewdness, especially in the way you handle other people. In its den, the fox symbolizes a wise retreat into safety.
Transformation or clever adaptation. In Eastern lands and among Native Americans, this creature is considered a shape-shifter.
Foxes live in borderlands and usually come out at dawn or dusk. This activity provides the symbolism of being in between stages, places, or worlds.
Camouflage and blending in. How exposed are you right now?
Using charm to get what’s desired. Foxes play with their prey using elaborate or funny gestures to distract the animal while they move in closer.
Having been defeated by trickery (e.g., being “outfoxed”).
In relationships, this speaks of monogamous territoriality. Take care that you are not holding on so tightly here that you actually push the one you love away.... The Language of Dreams
Vision: Seeing a fox (or several): you are suspicious of your friends.
A running fox: be careful, somebody wants to trick you.
A tame fox: pay attention, a false friend wants to do you in. Catching a fox: you are going to uncover a secret plot. Participating in a fox hunt: you are outmaneuvering a woman. Or is it the other way around?
Depth Psychology: In men’s dreams, the fox is usually a symbol of sexual cravings, intelligence, cunning, and instinctive behavior, but it is also deceitful. Does someone have it in for you?... Dreamers Dictionary
To dream of missing the animal shows you will have much loss and troubles with your business.
If a woman dreams of hunting she will shortly find a mate, should she kill the animal she will make a happy marriage.... Encyclopedia of Dreams
If you dreamed of others being intoxicated, you will lose out when a loan is not repaid to you, but don’t worry - it won’t matter that much to you.... My Dream Interpretation
1- When we are intoxicated in a dream it can be important to decide what has caused us to become intoxicated. Being drunk can indicate a loss of control, whereas a change of state brought about by drugs can represent a change in awareness.
2- The changes that occur in consciousness through intoxication can be mirrored in a dream. Sometimes that change can be depressive - suggesting a need to explode the negative in our lives; sometimes they can be euphoric showing our ability to reach a state similar to a kind of mania.
3- There Is a type of euphoria which is experienced at certain stages of spiritual development.
This usuallv occurs as we move from one level of awareness to another, and is to do with the sudden influx of new energy.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
If the mailbox is full, then it indicates that you have not accepted these messages.... My Dream Interpretation
If you were holding or carrying the box, this is an omen of success with the opposite sex.
If the music box was broken, problems in love and friendship are forecast.... My Dream Interpretation
To see fat oxen in green pastures, signifies fortune, and your rise to positions beyond your expectations.
If they are lean, your fortune will dwindle, and your friends will fall away from you.
If you see oxen well-matched and yoked, it betokens a happy and wealthy marriage, or that you are already joined to your true mate.
To see a dead ox, is a sign of bereavement.
If they are drinking from a clear pond, or stream, you will possess some long-desired estate, perhaps it will be in the form of a lovely and devoted woman.
If a woman she will win the embraces of her lover. See Cattle. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
A man who dreams of seeing a fine yoke of oxen may look forward to success both as a business man and a lover. He will probably receive more attentions from the gentler sex than he will appreciate.
Lovers’ devotion is indicated by a dream of oxen drinking at a pleasant stream of water.... The Complete Dream Book
Vision: Seeing an ox at work in the field: you will meet a very influential person and the relationship will be useful to you. Seeing an ox pulling a cart means hard work and a handsome payoff. Hearing the bellowing of the ox: be careful, there is danger afoot. Being attacked by an ox: an influential person becomes hostile. Watching an ox being slaughtered: beware of an impending illness; watch for physical symptoms. This dream also urges you to be less selfish and think more of others.
Depth Psychology: The ox represents clumsiness and being earthbound, and sometimes also being naive.
For older people, the dream is a sign of diminishing sexuality. Are you working like an ox? Acting like one? Do you think of yourself as a “dumb ox”?... Dreamers Dictionary
The ox symbolized patience, strength and sacrifice, in Christian art.... The Fabric of Dream
To dream you see oxen plowing in the ¿eld is gain.... The Complete Dream Book
If they are grazing peacefully, your speculations or investments should be watched, as they should show signs of favourable development. Buy and sell shares carefully. See COW.... Mystic Dream Book
If one is commissioned to administer someone’s will in a dream, it means prosperity, indisputable control, or a license to operate someone else’s assets. Ifthe person delegating that authority is sick, then signing a proxy means recovering from his illness. However, ifhe is healthy, then it means that he mayfall sick, because a proxy means delegating an agency.
If one is seeking an office in the governDICTIONARY OF DREAMS 345 ment, and if he signs a proxy in a dream, it means that he will win it.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
If you dream of shoe boxes filled with new shoes, you may be overconfident in your success. Or, you may be on a life path that is unfamiliar to you.... My Dream Interpretation
If he gets lost it means he is in doubt about Islam.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
A treasure box in a dream also means being proud of one’s child, or it could represent a wife who is concerned about the welfare of her family. It could also represent a book. Seeing ajar of preserves which is used in fermenting liquids in a dream connotes adversities and distress, or it may mean satisfying one’s debts.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
If you are mailing a letter at the same time this is an omen that you will be held entirely to blame for everything while the other walks away.... Encyclopedia of Dreams
To put a letter in one, denotes you will be held responsible for some irregularity of another. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
A wild animal will stand for that aspect of our personality which has not yet committed itself to using rational thought. Depending on whether the dreamer is masculine or feminine a wild woman will represent the Anima or the Shadow (see Introduction).
2- Anything which grows wild is not subject to the same constraints which normal society puts upon us, so in this context wildness may signify anarchy and lack of stability. In its more positive sense there is profusion and promise in whatever we arc trying to do.
3- In a dream to be, or feel, wild often suggests a lack of spiritual control.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
The wilderness, in addition to the so-called jungle characteristics, may also indicate a desert, meaning unproductive or unused talents within the Self.... Little Giant Encyclopedia