Example: ‘I am at a wedding at which we are being served a celebratory chicken lunch. Whilst my back is turned for a moment one of the other guests on the table (who is female but whom I do not know) removed my plate and substitutes it with a plate of food which doesn’t contain chicken. When I challenge this, I am told that there is no more. At this I rather petulantly decide to leave the wedding’ (Brian Y). Brian uses a plate of food to represent the good things he feels are rightfully his in life, but his negative emotions in a relationship with a female rob him of this.
If food on plate: what one has a sense of ownership about; what one has received or hopes to receive from others, or from one’s own efforts, what you have created and now face. Communal plate: what is available to you but you may have to compete for or share—in work, relationship, life. Empty plate: one’s needs, appetites; receptivity; perhaps status, as in the past only the rich had plates. Idioms: handed to one on a plate; on one’s plate. See food. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
Pleasure; substitute for relationship or love; may refer to body health. Idioms: All sweetness and light; be sweet on someone; a sweet tooth; the sweets (rewards) of. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
Used to serve food, a plate may represent the receptacle for receiving and welcoming food and nurtunng. Breaking a plate may signify that your ability to accept what life has to offer has been damaged, perhaps by your feelings of unworthiness.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Many dreams will hold images of climbing and of reaching a plateau. Spiritually this offers us choices. We can rest on our laurels and take time out to assess our progress, or we can use the plateau for calm and peace.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Material aspects: After a great deal of effort we reach a place that is even and not difficult to cross. Sometimes it can represent a period of peace and quiet, sometimes stasis where there is no energy left for change. When this happens in a work situation we eventually need to decide on and initiate whatever further action is needed.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
A dream about seeing or eating beans represents your heritage. It should cause you to think about how you fit into society. Beans also can symbolize your psyche and eternal life. There is also a link to the ability to reproduce.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
Beans often have individual meanings that depend on the dreamer’s personal associations with this particular legume. Beans may, for instance, be tied to memories of being nurtured by one’s mother as a child. From the perspective of traditional psychiatry, beans can symbolize the phallus and fertility. In folklore, there is the story about a magic bean (“Jack and the Beanstalk”) in which a bean plant provided access to a different realm and, ultimately, to wealth. In the ancient world, such as in classical Greece, beans were a sacred food, associated with the underworld, the dead, transmigration, and immortality.... Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia
Dreaming about sugar could reflect a sense that life is sweet or a wish that life could be sweeter. Sugar is also a symbol of love, as when some refers to their love interest as “Sugar.” Sugar can also be slang for everything from a kiss to cocaine.... Dream Symbols in The Dream Encyclopedia
Vision: Eating beans in a dream means frustration, either at the job or at home, and possibly also a downturn in your financial situation. Seeing bean plants in bloom: live more modestly. Picking and then eating beans means successful business dealings.
Depth Psychology: The bean is a symbol of the female sex organ (particularly in men’s dreams). See Vegetable.... Dreamers Dictionary
Vision: Seeing a plate: you will receive a dinner invitation.
A plate full of food: you can count on the successful completion of your plans and project.
An empty plate: misfortune. Breaking a plate: difficult days and worries are ahead.
A silver plate means that you will take part in a formal, sophisticated event or receive an invitation to one.
Depth Psychology: A plate represents your responsibilities and your desires and needs. What do you have on your plate? Is the plate full or empty? Are you eating from the plate? See Cup.... Dreamers Dictionary
Vision: Looking at a plateau: the present unrest in your life will soon be replaced by a time of tranquility and satisfaction. Looking at an open space in the middle of a forest is a sign of a well-balanced, quiet life.
If you are looking at a plateau from up high: you will achieve much in your life, even if nothing points to it right now.
Depth Psychology: Are you somehow dissatisfied with your life at the moment? Are you bored? Remember, a plateau may also be a sign that you can look to the future without worries and obstacles.... Dreamers Dictionary
Vision: Eating sugar: you arc very susceptible to flattery. Buying sugar: you want to win someone over to your side. See Salt.
Depth Psychology: What do you want to “sweeten”? Negative experiences, your weaknesses, your life in general? Examine honestly if this is a case of self-deception or if it makes sense!... Dreamers Dictionary
interpreted upon 10 sides: woman, [male] servant, young girl, straightness of religion, goodness of body, long lifetime, wealth, blessing, pleasant nice words, inheritance from [the direction of] women.... Islamic Dream - Cafer-i Sadik
(Kiss; Sweet) Sugar in a dream represents joy, festivities, recovering from an illness, dispelling anxiety, putting worries aside, fulfilling one’s aspirations, reaching one’s goals, completing one’s duty, a noble wife, a blessed son, an intelligent child, or a son who is a genius in all crafts.
If sugar is interpreted as money in the dream, then it means lawful money, and if it is interpreted as a man of knowledge, his knowledge is then free from innovation.
A piece of sugar candy means a kiss, money, a child, truthfulness, sincerity in words and actions, recovering from an illness, financial comfort after difficulties, or it could represent profits from a farming business, or from collecting the sap from maple trees in season. Alarge quantity of sugar in a dream means hearsay or vain talk. Selling sugar in a dream may stimulate hypertension or discomfort.
(Also see Sugar cane)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
(Cane; Juice; Reeds) In a dream, sugar cane means toiling and suffering, rabbling, or clamor in the area in which it is seen in a dream. Sugar cane in a dream also could represent a noble lineage, acquiring an honorable knowledge, or earning a spiritual advancement. Sugar cane in a dream also represents chaste and noble women or pious men. Ifone sees a field of sugar cane planted in inadequate terrain, then means destruction, ruin, or archaeological excavations that will lead to exposing the past and exhuming the dead, or it could mean a wailing party of women showing their grief and sorrow.
A field of sugar cane in a dream also represents the ability to hide something, or to redo something, or to declare a war, or it could mean signing a business agreement, a marriage contract, celebrating old times and events, freedom from imprisonment, releasing prisoners, recovering from an illness, or exhuming the dead. Chewing or sucking on a stick of sugar cane in a dream means becoming talkative or repetitive.
If one sees himself making juice out of sugar cane in a dream, it means prosperity and wealth. Sugar cane in a dream also represents money that one earns from a stingy person.
(Also see Juice; Reed)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
(Mill) A sugar mill in a dream represents success in the world, sufferings, burial, money, usury, the release of prisoners, a bathhouse, a lavatory, discarding what is shameful, waters, spinning, breathing, a college, or a fellowship house. In general, all types of mills represent good news and guidance.
(Also see Oil Press)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
To see or eat beans in your dream, signifies your connection to your roots and to humanity. Consider what binds you to your community. Alternatively, beans are symbolic of the soul and of immortality.... My Dream Interpretation
To dream that you are on a plateau suggests that you’re in a rut, or that you are taking a breather from life’s fast pace. There is little excitement in your life. Alternatively, the plateau symbolizes a high state of consciousness.... My Dream Interpretation
To see or eat sugar in your dream, suggests that you are denying yourself pleasure and enjoyment in your life. You need to indulge yourself sometimes and forget about the consequences.... My Dream Interpretation
Dreams of an empty plate signify that you are open to receiving a new helping of nutrition, nourishing, or you are feeling needy and hungry for a new life experience. Dreams of a full plate represent that you have an active life, and a busy social calendar.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Dreams of a fluid sample denote a desire to be analyzed and understood.
If you dream of a sample of clothing or of food, then this dream signifies all the choices that are available to you, and that you are advised to take your time making up your mind.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Dreams of sugar signify that you are connecting with the sweetness of life, you are enjoying the rewards for your labor, or you are in the process of creating and manifesting something wonderful. Also, this dream may indicate that you are sweet on someone and love is in the air.... Strangest Dream Explanations
1- In mythology, the breastplate was always considered to protect the knight. When we experience ourselves as wearing some form of protection around the heart, we arc usually protecting our right to love unconditionallv.
2- Psychologically we arc at our most vulnerable where matters of the heart are concerned, and most often need protection in that area.
To dream of someone else wearing a breastplate indicates their capacity to be hurl emotionally.
3- Our need to protect ourselves spiritually.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
1- Many dreams will hold images of climbing and of reaching a plateau we reach a place after a hard climb which Ls even and not difficult to cross. Sometimes it can represent a period of peace and quiet, sometimes stasis where there is no energy left for change.
2- If the plateau is barren, we may need some further stimulus to help us move on.
If it seems to be a place of safety, we may not wish to move on and perhaps need to take time out to recuperate.
3- Spiritually a plateau offers choices. We can rest on our laurels and take time out to assess our progress, or we can use the plateau for calm and pcace.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
To dream of sugar, denotes that you will be hard to please in your domestic life, and will entertain jealousy while seeing no cause for aught but satisfaction and secure joys. There may be worries, and your strength and temper taxed after this dream.
To eat sugar in your dreams, you will have unpleasant matters to contend with for a while, but they will result better than expected.
To price sugar, denotes that you are menaced by enemies.
To deal in sugar and see large quantities of it being delivered to you, you will barely escape a serious loss.
To see a cask of sugar burst and the sugar spilling out, foretells a slight loss.
To hear a negro singing while unloading sugar, some seemingly insignificant affair will bring you great benefit, either in business or social states. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
Beans symbolize prosperity; they announce an increase in material goods and conjugal happiness.
Beans were the food that the Greeks sent to the dead and offered to Demeter; but, above all, that which they dedicated to Persephone, wife of Pluto and queen of the underworld for six months. As a consequence of this Greek tradition, beans have a negative meaning of discord and familial arguments.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
If you have a great capacity to give to others, probably in one of your dreams you have seen a plate. Not surprisingly, this element says that you are willing to serve your fellows.
If the dish is full of foods, it represents the food that is within you (tenderness, solidarity, etc.); however, if the plate is empty, you must find a way to fill it.
If you are washing a stack of dishes, the dream may suggest certain boredom and monotony. Dreaming that you break plates is, however, a mechanism of the unconscious to discharge accumulated tension and provide some peace and quiet.
Dreaming of plates is an excellent omen of health and wealth. You will never fail to have a plate on the table.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
To add a lot of sugar to a meal reflects great anxiety, probably motivated by lack of affection or tenderness. This dream indicates a clear need for affection and may suggest that your emotional state is somewhat hurt because of recent events.
Sugar is, for many traditions such as the Arabs, a harbinger of deception and bad intentions. However, buying it is a sign of happiness and honor; to sell it promises success in the face of danger. Eating it predicts success in business but it does not exempt the dreamer from adultery and false friends.... The Big Dictionary of Dreams
(See Crockery, Dishes). Plates seen in a dream are indications to the unmarried that the dreamer will have a happy and inspiring love affair and a harbinger of happiness to married people.... The Complete Dream Book
In dreams, sugar expresses an energizing element in your life or it may indicate a highly desirable aspect of something, a sweet benefit or a pleasing outcome. To see syrup in your dream symbolizes sentimentality and nostalgia. Alternatively, you may have found yourself in a sticky situation.
If you are using an artificial sweetener in your dream, this suggests an effort to be optimistic and upbeat that is not working very well.... The Element Encyclopedia
If you dream of taking merchandise samples, it’s a prediction of a rise in your business profits. Dream of being given the choice between one sample or another, and it shows you’ll soon be forced to make a complex decision. Seeing people pick through assorted samples in your dream presages many opportunities in your life.... Tryskelion Dream Interpretation