Searching for something or someone in a dream indicates quest or objective.
This dream also indicates a loss of profits. Perhaps you are searching for a lost piece of yourself, for example, your own years as a child. Otherwise, you could be mourning losing an individual in your own life. This dream shows that you need to make a decision about something important, and this may indicate the need to actually search for something in order to reach that decision. This dream also shows that whatever you are searching for may have some consequences attached to it.
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If you dream that you have lost something in your life, maybe a child, purse, animal, or something dear to you, this involves looking and searching for something. This dream shows that you need to make a decision about something important, and this may indicate the need to actually search for something that is lost in order to reach that decision.
This dream also shows that whatever you are searching for may have some consequences attached to it. In order to interpret this dream, it is important to recognize there are areas of your life where you must make the right decision. This dream indicates that there may be occasion where it is important to let go of something that belongs to you. The reason why you need to let go or move on in your life is that things have become too stressful. Move on so you can seek more happiness.
This incident of searching for something (in the dream) may be a job, lover, relationship, family commitment, or simply a skill which you have nurtured too long. This skill needs to be worked upon in order for you to ensure your future success. The other indication of this dream is that you have a habit you need to kick. This can include smoking, overeating, low self-esteem, or simply not understanding those around you. The indication of this dream is that you need to move forward and try to challenge yourself in the future.
If you lose a personal value, such as a handbag or wallet then this dream indicates you feel you have been questioned. If you have lost any type of symbolism that relates to your partnerships in the waking life, such as a wedding or engagement ring, it means that it is important to remain as an individual, so that you may find areas in your life that can ensure you will not encounter loss.
If you dream that you have lost a necklace, this generally symbolizes that you need to improve your communication skills. To dream that your ring is lost foretells a situation where you are inexperienced. Another association of this dream is that you are stuck in a rut. Perhaps the best course of action is to leave your job or career and seek a job that will enable you to be fully appreciated.
If there is a connection between what you have lost in material value, such as a purse, then this indicates you need to look at your financial commitments in order to improve how you apply yourself in the near future. If the item that you lose is connected to something that is important to you in the waking life, then it is important to understand that the simple joys in life sometimes bring peace of mind.
Feelings that you may have encountered during a dream of searching.
Stupid. Frustrated. Inability to relax due to knowing the item is not on your person. Fear. Terrified. A sense of danger – in case you lose your purse and you cannot get home. Sadness – if you lost your pet. Troubled. Distressed. Important. Out of control. Unable to understand what has happened. Confused. Panic. Hope that you will find it in the end. Worried about your safety. Punished by others.