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Dream dictionary meaning Arms


If you dream of your arms, you could see them in a number of situations, for example fighting or offering help to another. A dream which involves your arms growing larger or longer than normal is an indication that your family will profit in some way.

Arms can cover a large array of objects in dreams. If you dream of the arms of a coat, you are likely to see an increase in prosperity and good fortune.


To hold a child in your arms is another sign that your health and fortune are on the up. To dream that you have a dead person in your arms indicates that you are likely to argue with some significant people in regards to profit and gain. To dream that your arms are swollen indicates riches for a close family member. To dream of a pet in your arms indicates the love that you will provide others.

In your dream you may have…

  • Seen a coat of arms.
  • Held a child in your arms.
  • Held a dead person in your arms.
  • Stroked a pet in your arms.
  • Had false arms.
  • Started to hand wrestle with your arms.
  • Broke your arm.
  • Had your arms cut off.

Positive changes are afoot if...

  • The dream was positive in nature.

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To see a false or fake arm in your dream denotes the loss of friends and loved ones. To dream of arms larger than your own means an increase in money. To dream your arms are cut off is a sign that your health is likely to decay in the near future.

To dream that both your arms have been removed or cut off in your dream indicates imprisonment. Are you in a situation that you need to get out of? The other meaning of this dream is possible sickness. The right arm sometimes signifies the male (such as a father, son, dad etc), while the left arm represents the female side of the family. In the old dream dictionaries, to have an arm amputated indicates the ending of something close to you or possible captivity. For more information about this dream, please click here.

Dreaming of a hand wrestle indicates that you will be pestered by the curiosity of your partner or close friend. A broken arm is not a good omen. To read more about this please click here.

This dream shows that you are sincere. If your arms are stretched out, then this points to the need for help in a situation. You need to be sure that you are reaching out to the right person for advice.


Dreaming about arms suggests a faithful friendship. Not having an arm in your dream could mean good reception, a big problem, fakeness, and a possible disaster in the future. If you do not have your right hand, this is the sign that a man may die. If you are missing the right hand, this is the omen of a woman’s death.

Beautiful arms displayed in your dream are the omen of kinship, friendship, success, and a good state of mind. Small arms mean misery and deception. Dirty arms are the sign of sorrow, suffering, and that enemies may be plotting against you. Not having arms in a dream means happiness coming from your relatives. Having strong arms indicates overcoming your difficulties.

If your arms are wounded in a dream, this foretells danger. Broken arms mean unhappiness, big danger, and the loss of a friend. If your arms are cut in the dream, this can omen an arrest, imprisonment, or the death of a relative. If cutting your arms was not painful, this indicates abandonment of actions, but winning another better one. The same dream can suggest that you will have some trouble in your family.

Swollen arms mean unexpected richness and discussions for an inheritance. Seeing ugly arms predicts that you will receive lots of affection.

Feelings that you may have encountered during a dream of arms...


Surprised. Content. Amazed. Curious. Enjoying. Upset. In pain. Worried.

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