Uncover hidden tea leaf meanings

A fetter is a chain.

It symbolizes imprisonment of the physical and of the mind. So what does it mean when the same happens to appear in your tea leaf reading?

We have to gain a deeper meaning of a fetter in order to make sense of what it implies when it is seen in a teacup.

If a fetter is in your teacup it will prevent you from progressing in life as it will imprison you in its chains. Since they are used to restrict someone’s movement, it will definitely suggest that you will face restrictions and restraints in your life.

It shows that your life has some limitations which might cause harm to your physical integrity.

Detailed meaning of the fetter tea leaf symbol

Top of teacup: If a fetter appears at the top of the teacup, then it means that you will be facing limitations in your life which will cause harm to your physical integrity. This might cause you to limit your appearance in public due to the shame it brings to your self-image.

Middle of cup: the fetter appearing in the middle of the teacup has an implication that, in the near future, you will face limitations in your life which will affect your physical integrity to the extent that, you won’t be able to move freely and interact with people. It will bring embarrassment to you and the people who know you.

Bottom of teacup: the fetter appearing at the bottom of the teacup means that, at the moment, you might be enjoying freedom in your life, interacting with people and being a social being; but in the unknown future, something will happen which will bring shame and embarrassment to you and prevent you from even seeing eye to eye with people.

It will be something which will spoil your integrity.

Scattered in the Cup: If the fetter appears spread all over inside the teacup, it means that, starting from the now to the indefinite future, you are at risk of your integrity being tainted and making you be embarrassed to the extent that, you won’t be able to socialize with other people.


The appearance of fetter in the teacup means embarrassment, lack of freedom and loneliness on your part. If you are in a position to change your destiny, do it now.

By Flo Saul
Mar 30, 2013