Uncover Hidden Dream Meanings

Scissors cut and are connected with sharpness.

Each dream interpretation appears in a variety of idiomatic words and phrases. Cutting remarks harm us all, along with a sharp tongue. In an actual sense, this dream may suggest the feeling for being cut off from others or certain thoughts.

Scissors can be telling you to chop out the things in your life that you do not need. Scissors in a dream are part of your quest to eliminate anything non-essential from your lifestyle. This can be feelings and thoughts that you keep, yet regard as immoderate, or are psychologically damaging and must be cured.

In your dream

  • You use scissors to cut something.
  • You see a pair of scissors.
  • You cut yourself with scissors.
  • You are running with scissors.
  • Someone attacks you with scissors.
  • Kitchen shears.
  • You receive scissors as gift.
  • You sharpen scissors.
  • You use dull scissors.
  • You are a hairdresser and you use scissors.
  • You see silver scissors.
  • Use gold scissors.
  • See broken scissors.

Advice from your dream

  • Approach things with extreme caution.
  • Think about your attitude to others.
  • Conquer your fear.
  • Consider reason why people would be aggressive to you.
  • Think about how you can improve some areas of your life.
  • Move towards resolution with your enemies.
  • Reevaluate your life to make things better.

Detailed dream interpretation

The type of scissors in one's dream is important. Kitchen scissors mean people need to think about how to stop hurting you in life. Surgical scissors which require the necessity of greater precision mean that someone will need help due to failing health. Scissors can also indicate a razor sharp tongue or biting comment. Male children that dream of scissors is often linked to concerns with sexual action. A common interpretation shows a forthcoming separation in life.

If you dream of people becoming aggressive around you and using scissors as a weapon then it is clear you need to think of the reasons why this has happened. Aggression is sometimes present in your lives and you may need to think about your attitude to others. This is a wake-up call to perhaps think about what and how you can improve some areas of your life.

Dreaming of scissors is associated with separation. Scissors are a female weapon, and it can refer to your need to cut something out that is not essential from your life, feelings, sensations, or behaviors. You should examine what that “something” is. Seeing yourself wanting to cut something with scissors in a dream indicates that you should examine your waking life a bit more, because the scissors predicts annoyances and conflicts ahead.

Receiving scissors as a gift in a dream means that there is something you need to cut between you and the person giving you the gift, and this will generate grieving to you, as it will be a big loss, a separation. Sharpening scissors in a dream suggests that you have to improve your communication skills and be more direct with people. If you use dull scissors in your dream, this means that communication may bring you difficulties.

If you are a hairdresser and you use scissors in your dream this means you are afraid to not lose your prestige and strengths. In general, scissors are an ambiguous symbol. They refer to cutting a life thread, but they also represent the union of spiritual and physical. Seeing or working with scissors in a dream informs you to not interfere in the quarrels between other people, as they will turn against you.

Broken scissors is an omen for success in business. Silver scissors means a wedding ahead, while gold scissors omens an inheritance and pleasure. Seeing the tracks left by scissors portends grief and worries. Gold scissors mean riches are on their way. Cutting with scissors in dreams means monetary profit.

Feelings that you may have encountered during a dream of scissors

Furious. Tired. Lazy. Confused. Upset. Overwhelmed. In a bad mood. Offended. Insecure. Upset. Angry.

By Florance Saul
Nov 22, 2012