Uncover Hidden Dream Meanings
If you are eating and drinking in your dream, this indicates your need to enjoy life is going to be dependent upon others. The way you eat in the dream is equally important to the actual meaning of the food you eat.
If you eat too much and in a hurry, this suggests your need for affection, and the dream has arisen in regard to a relationship close to you. To understand the true meaning behind eating, please click here for the dream interpretation of eating.
It is worthwhile examining the actual item of food that you have eaten in your dream. The food is vital for survival in life, and it signifies the satisfaction of ensuring that your needs are met. It is important to note that physical, mental, and spiritual well-being are dependent upon nutritious food in your waking life.
If you encounter a reoccurring dream regarding food, this is an interesting symbol as it suggests your hunger for something in your life. This has not yet come into existence. There are a huge variety of meanings for different foods in your dream, and it is important to consult the dream dictionary for the more detailed specific meaning.
In your dream you may have experienced the following in regard to food
- Eaten out at a restaurant.
- Been served by a waiter or waitress.
- Dreamed that you were drinking and eating at a table.
- Been starving, or unable to eat.
- Encountered a strange diet.
- Eaten a small quantity of food.
- Eaten cakes or sweet items.
- Chewed or swallowed any type of food in your dream.
- Entertained guests through creating either a feast or a comprehensive evening meal.
- Seen yourself eating alone or with others.
- Eaten a sandwich at lunchtime.
- Had an evening meal with yourself or others.
- Enjoyed the food.
Positive changes are afoot if
- You see any enemies in your dream that are either starving or struggling to eat.
- You are eating with others and enjoying the company and the food.
- You dream that you are attending a picnic.
- You are a young woman and you dream of taking a dinner with your lover.
- You dream that you eat soup.
- If the food is fresh, this indicates that your life will become content and happy.
- You have a dream that you eat vegetables or are preparing vegetables for dinner.
- You have a dream of enjoying the food.
Summary of a dream interpretation of food
The enjoyment of food is dependent upon psychological needs and desires. In clear terms, this dream simply indicates that it is of vital important to recognize what it is you actually want in your life, and the food is the symbolic meaning of satisfying yourself. This dream can also indicate the need to explore the qualities of a love relationship in your life.
Here are some brief dream interpretation meanings of major foods
Please note: in order to find a more detailed analysis of the interpretation for each food, please follow the highlighted links.
It is good to dream of a feast or a banquet, as this signifies that friends are likely to make you a favor. To feel starving in your dream indicates that you have some faithful friends around you. If you are hungry in your dream, unfortunately this is not a great element. It is likely that you are going to find satisfaction in your domestic life, and that it is important for you to take some time to relax in the face of adversity.
Bread symbolizes that you are seeking experience in regards to your basic needs. Cake signifies your need to enjoy your life. If the cake is filled with cream or any other dressings such as icing or chocolate, it signifies that enjoyment is soon to come. Any type of meats such as ham generally means that you need to persevere with a problem close to your heart. Any meal around a table with others signifies you need to feel you belong in a situation that is close to you.
If you dream of milk, this suggests it is important to recognize that you need more nutrition in your diet. If you are eating a three course meal, this indicates that you need to feel some type of acceptance in your life. To dream of jam signifies that you are likely to encounter some misfortune. This is a temporary occurrence, and it is important for you to recognize that this event is likely to pass quickly. If you dream of a multilayered onion, this represents different parts of your life that you need to address in order to be successful. To dream of sweets or boiled sweets represents general places in life. Vegetables are associated with basic needs, and they suggest the goodness that you need.
If you dream of a breakfast, this is very much focused on the fact that you need to undertake some mental work in the future. A project at work is likely to surface over the next couple of months. If you dream that you have to weight food, this indicates that you are going to be entertained in a social gathering. If you dream of groceries or that you are shopping, comfort is going to enter your life in the future.
If you attend a picnic or an outside event where you have food, happiness is likely to enter your life. Dreaming of roasting meat symbolizes a secret domestic bliss. Illnesses are likely to occur if you dream of a butcher, especially if you see him cutting up meet. Beef in a dream represents pleasing surroundings. Dreaming of gravy indicates that your health needs attention. Eating pork in your dream shows a conflict is likely, and you are able to maneuver yourself into a position of power. If you eat or see any type of ham in your dream, this shows that prosperity is likely to come to you in the future. Bacon is a good omen indicating that any type of dullness in your life is likely to dissolve in the near future.
Dreaming of olive oil or lard indicates a rise in financial affairs. It is important to sort out any monetary commitment and workout a financial plan in order to squash any worries that you have been feeling over the last six months. If you see chicken or pork in your dream, this is related to money matters. It is important to recognize that having a financial plan will enable you to escape your current work commitments. Sausages are focused upon successful undertakings, and if you eat sausage you will have a pleasant domestic life. Oysters denote that you are going to enjoy pleasures in your life.
Dreaming of garlic indicates a rise in wealth. Dreaming of sardines foretells that there is going to be a social event which will distress you in the future. To dream of clams indicates that you are going to deal with a dishonest person in the future. To dream of turnips indicates that your prospects in your career are likely to brighten up, and that you are going to be given the responsibility of others in the near future. To eat green turnips is a sign that you may encounter some disappointment in a situation in the near future. If you are a young woman and you dream of turnips in a stew, this shows that there is likely to be some prosperity in the future.
If you dream of potatoes, this is likely to be a good omen. Planting a potato is most of the time a good sign. If you pick a potato and you boil it, you are likely to sustain some type of material success in the future. If you see potatoes rotting, it is likely that a good situation is going to come into your life the near future.
To dream of carrots often foretells your health and mental well-being is likely to be challenged in some way in the future. If you are a woman and you eat carrots, this is likely to be associated with marriage, which is going to materialize in the near future. To dream of any type radish indicates that good luck is likely to enter your life in the near future. If you keep radishes in the fridge, business affairs will prosper in the future. Eaten radishes generally mean that you are going to encounter some happy and content times with friends.
To see mushrooms in your dream indicates that unhealthy desires have entered your life. It is important to recognize that your desires may not be the correct course of action at the moment.
Feelings that you may have encountered during a dream of eating food
Guilt. Gluttonous. Uncomfortable. Full. Sweet. Craving. Embarrassed. Happy. Content. Hungry. Forceful. Lonely. Friendly.
By Flo Saul
Oct 12, 2012