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December 13, 2011  |  L Dreams  |  No Comments

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To see the letter “L” in your dream, is symbolic of loser. Alternatively, the dream may also signify your fear of the “l-word”. You cannot even bring your dreaming mind to express love.

Label

To dream that you are labeling something, represents your need for organization and order. Alternatively, it may also indicates that you are too quick to label something and pigeonhole it. Perhaps you are the one being labeled.

To see or read labels in your dream, indicate that you have unknowingly exposed certain private matters, due to your carelessness and neglect.

To dream that something is mislabeled, indicates that you are looking at things the wrong way. Try another perspective.

To dream that a label is missing on something, indicates that you are feeling lost. You are in need of some direction.

Labor

To dream that you are laboring, suggests that your goals will take a lot of hard work to accomplish.

If you are a woman and dream that you are in labor, indicates your desire to be pregnant and to start a family. To experience or feel labor pains or Braxton Hicks contractions in your dream, indicate the anticipation of hard work ahead. If you are actually pregnant, then the dream serves as a rehearsal for the actual birth. The dream is trying to prepare you for labor and proper breathing.

Laboratory

To dream that you are in a laboratory, suggests that you are experimenting with your inner feelings, beliefs, or fears. You are testing yourself or some relationship. Alternatively, being in a laboratory means you are going through some sort of transformation.

Labyrinth

To see or dream that you are in a labyrinth, indicates your desires to get to the center of some issue or problem. Alternatively, it suggests that you are feeling trapped in some situation. You feel lost and that there is no way out. meanings by DreamMoods.com

Lace

To see lace in your dream, points to your sensuality and femininity.  Alternatively, it denotes tradition and old fashioned ideals. Perhaps you are being overly practical in some area of your life.

Lacrosse

To watch or play lacrosse in your dream, symbolizes teamwork and cooperation. You can achieve your goals through hard work and dedication. Alternatively, the dream is a metaphor for the game of sex. Your behavior and game play represents your attitudes toward sex.

Ladder

To dream that you are climbing up a ladder, suggests that you have reached a new level of achievement. It is symbolic of prosperity, hard work and your efforts. Consider also the phrase of “climbing the social ladder” in which you have achieved a promotion, a higher status, more power, or an important goal.  Alternatively, it indicates meditation and prayer. You are setting forth on  a spiritual path and higher awareness. Each rung of the ladder is symbolic of a stage in your spiritual awareness. The dream may also highlight how you are looking things from a different perspective.

To dream that you are climbing down a ladder, suggests that you are escaping from your spiritual responsibilities. It is an indication of future disappointments.

To dream that you are walking under a ladder, signifies bad luck. Perhaps you are having regrets over a decision you made.

To dream that someone is holding a ladder for you, indicates that you will find success if you have the support of others. You will rise to a level of prominence.

To dream that you fall from a ladder, denotes the hardships, risks or failures you are faced with in your endeavors.

To see a broken ladder in your dream, indicates consistent failures in your undertakings. You may feel that you are being handicapped in pursuing your goals.

To dream that you escape by means of a ladder, signifies that you will be successful after much struggle and obstacles.

**See The Meaning In Action: “Stuck At The Top

Ladle

To see a ladle in your dream, suggests that you are being nourished with love. It is symbolic of healing and comfort. Also consider what you are ladling.

To see a broken ladle, denotes grief and sorrow in love. meanings by DreamMoods.com

Ladybug

To see a ladybug in your dream, symbolizes beauty, and good luck. The dream may be a pun on something that is bugging your or a lady in your life.

Lagoon

To see a lagoon in your dream, signifies some misunderstanding and doubt in what you are saying. Alternatively, it symbolizes stagnant emotions.

Lake

To see a lake in your dream, signifies your emotional state of mind. You feel restricted and that you can’t express your emotions freely. Alternatively, the lake may provide you with solace, security, and peace of mind. If the lake is clear and calm, then it symbolizes your inner peace. If the lake is disturbed, then you may be going through some emotional turmoil.

Lamb

To see a lamb in your dream, symbolizes deception. The lamb is also representative of something vulnerable, pure and innocent. Consider the metaphor “as gentle as a lamb”.

To dream that you are holding a lamb in your arms, refers to the sacrifices in your life.

Lame

To dream that you or someone is lame, signifies disappointments and failures in realizing your hopes and desires. Ask yourself who or what is holding you back. You may have lost your confidence. Don’t be afraid to ask for help when you need it.

Lament

To lament for something in your dream, indicates that you are still in mourning over a loss. Alternatively, the dream suggests that you need to stop feeling sorry for yourself and have a more positive outlook in your life.  Only after overcoming your issues and adversities will you enjoy pleasure and realize personal gains. meanings by DreamMoods.com

Lamp

To see a lamp in your dream, symbolizes guidance, hope, inspiration, enlightenment and reassurance. If the lamp is dimly lit or unlit, then it suggests that you are feeling overwhelmed by emotional issues. You have lost your ability to find your own way or see things clearly.

To see a broken lamp in your dream, suggests that you are shutting out those who are trying to help you. It is also symbolic of disappointments, misfortune and bad luck.

Lamppost

To see a lamppost in your dream, indicates that light needs to be shed on some dark situation. Alternatively, the dream suggests that you are coming out of a depressing or gloomy phase.

Lampshade

To see a lampshade in your dream, indicates that you are seeking protection from some intense energy or power. You may be trying to shield yourself or be less noticeable.

Lanai

To see or dream that you are in a lanai, indicates that you are open-mined and easy-going. You are receptive to new ideas. As a Hawaiian island, it symbolizes your need to escape and get away from your daily responsibilities.  Give yourself a vacation.

Lance

To see a lance in your dream, represents initiative and direction. You have set your sight on a goal or path and are taking a firm stance on your beliefs. The lance is also symbolic of masculine power and may have phallic connotations.

To dream that you are wounded by a lance, denotes that you have made a poor judgment and are facing the consequences.

Land

To see land in your dream, represents your need to be more grounded or down to earth. You are looking for a strong foundation and some stability. Alternatively, the dream may be a metaphor for something that you have “landed” as in a job, a part in a play, etc. meanings by DreamMoods.com

To see rocky or barren land, denotes failure in your undertakings.

Land Mine

To see or set a land mine in your dream, suggests that you are under some extreme pressure or stress. You fear making mistakes or tripping up on some project. Alternatively, a land mine symbolizes emotions or issues that can potentially explode if they are not properly addressed.

Landing

To see the landing of an aircraft in your dream, signifies completion of a journey or some task. Some issues which you felt was out of control is now being grounded.

Landau

To dream that you are riding in a landau, represents light-hearted companionships.

To see an overturned landau in your dream, indicates that the good times are about to come to an abrupt end.

Landlord

To see your landlord in your dream, represents the part of yourself that is always in control. It refers to your rational and responsible side. Perhaps you need to show more restraint and control in certain areas of your psyche.

Landscape

To dream of various landscapes in your dream, represent where you are in your life or in your relationships. How do you see yourself with respect to the rest of the world and those around you? Consider what is going on in the landscape and how it may parallel your own waking life. In particular, a barren or dry landscape depicts dissatisfaction in your love life. According to Freud, the dream landscape symbolizes the human body.  A landscape with gentle contours symbolize the female body, while a rocky landscape represents the male body. Also consider the feelings that the landscape invokes.

To dream of ever changing landscapes, indicates psychological transitions or emotional progress. It represents the various stages in your life. Alternatively, it may be offering you various viewpoints in looking at the same idea or situation. Something may be slipping away from your grasp. Look at the symbolism of key elements in the landscape.

Landslide

To see a landslide in your dream, represents emotions that you have been holding back for a long time. You are on the verge of emotional overload. Your emotions are erupting  in an unexpected or violent way.  The dream may also symbolize the stresses in your life and all the responsibilities that rest on your shoulders.

Lane

To dream that you are changing lanes, indicate your impatience. It also means that you need to change your attitude and your way of thinking.

Language

To dream that you are studying a language, suggests that you are having difficulties expressing your thoughts. You are confronted with an unfamiliar problem that you do not know how to approach and resolve.

To hear foul or vulgar language in your dream, signifies an embarrassing situation.

To hear or speak a foreign language in your dream, indicates a message from your unconscious that you do not yet understand.

Lantern

To see or carry a lantern in your dream, represents the feelings and wisdom that are radiating from within you. These qualities will serve to guide you through life’s journey.

Lap

To notice your lap in your dream, implies opportunities or problems. It also refers to loneliness and loss.

To dream that you are sitting on someone’s lap, represents your search for stability and security.

To dream that you are holding someone on your lap, signifies your caring and supportive nature. Alternatively, the dream implies that you are open to criticism. meanings by DreamMoods.com Lap Dance

To give or perform a lap dance in your dream, suggests that you may be repressing your sexual desires. Perhaps you are feeling inhibited in discussing your sexual pleasures.

To see or receive a lap dance in your dream, indicates your need for a little more excitement in your sex life. Or you are looking for some intimacy.

Lapis

To see a lapis in your dream, suggests that no one is perfect. You need to accept yourself along with your imperfections. Look within your own self and your inner strength. Alternatively, the dream represents success, wisdom and divine power.

Laptop

To see or use a laptop in your dream, represents your need to reach out and communicate with others in any circumstance.

To dream that your laptop is missing or stolen, indicates that you are relying too much on your social network. You need to try and make it on your own abilities and merit.

Lard

To see or eat lard in your dream, suggests that you need to be vigilant about cutting out the negativities in your life. Alternatively, the dream represents your concerns over food and health issues.

Large

*Please See Big.

Lark

To see larks flying in your dream, symbolize high aspirations. If they fall during flight, then it indicates your fall from grace and loss of innocence.

To hear larks singing in your dream, signify success, pleasure and joy. You need to consider a change of environment in order to find happiness.

Larva

To see a larva in your dream, symbolizes a rebirth. You are undergoing some inner changes and transformation.

Laryngitis

To dream that you have laryngitis, indicates a loss of identity and a lack of personal power. You are unable to speak up and stand up for yourself. Alternatively, the dream points to your inability to convey a certain message. You are not sure how to put into words what you want to say to somebody.

Las Vegas

To dream that you are in Las Vegas, refers to excess and  overindulgence.  You need to show some restraint in some area of your life.  Alternatively, to dream of Vegas, suggests that your good judgment is being clouded by all the emotional turmoil and chaos.

Lasagna

To see or eat lasagna in your dream, symbolizes warmth and comfort. Alternatively, it denotes the layers of your emotions.

Laser

To see a laser in your dream, symbolizes clarity and truth. You are seeing and understanding things much more clearly.  Alternatively, it suggests that you need to focus your attention and concentrate on one task at a time.

Lasso

To dream that you are swinging a lasso, suggests that there is some situation, object or relationship that you are trying to hold on to. Consider the significance of what you are lassoing.

*Please See Also Rope.

Latch

To see a latch in your dream, symbolizes your sense of security. It refers to the things you reveal and the aspects of yourself that you keep to yourself.

Late

To dream that you are late, signifies your fear of change and your ambivalence about seizing an opportunity. You may feel unready, unworthy, or unsupported in your current circumstances. Additionally, you may be overwhelmed or conflicted with decisions about your future. Time is running out and you no longer have time to accomplish all the things you want. Alternatively, being late in your dream could be telling you that it is better late than never.

Latin

To dream that you are studying Latin, indicates your position of prominence and distinction. It also refers to your scholarly pursuits.

Laudanum

To dream that you or someone is taking laudanum, represents your lack of willpower. You are easily persuaded and influenced by others.

Laughing

To hear laughing or dream that you are laughing, suggests that you need to lighten up and let go of your problems.  Don’t put so much pressure on yourself. Laughing is also a sign of joyous release and pleasure. If you are being laughed at, then it indicates your insecurities and fears of not being accepted.

To hear evil, demonic laughing in your dream, represents feelings of humiliation and/or helplessness. You feel that someone is working against you.

Launch

To see a successful launch in your dream, indicates that a new project or relationship is taking off.

To see a failed launch in your dream, represents failed attempts and disappointments. There is a weakness in your way of thinking.

Laundromat

To dream that you are at a Laundromat, represents a transformation or cleansing.  You are ready to rid yourself of past hurts. It is time for new changes.

Laundry

To dream that you are doing your laundry, suggests that you are cleaning up your act or changing your image. Perhaps, you are too concerned about how you appear to others.

To dream that you are sorting the laundry, indicates that you are trying to understand your own feelings and sort your attitudes.

Laundry Chute

To see a laundry chute in your dream, suggests that you are not allowing others dictate how your should look or act.  Your mind is your own. Alternatively, it signifies exploration of your unconscious and/or acknowledgement of your negative emotions.

Laurel

To see or wear a laurel in your dream, symbolizes success and victory. You  have overcome a difficult task and are being rewarded for a job well done. Alternatively, the dream may be a pun on someone who is named “Laurel” in your life.

Lava

To see lava in your dream, signifies violent anger which you have kept inside for a period of time.

**See The Meaning In Action: “Lava

Lava Lamp

To see a lava lamp in your dream, represents slow, fluid motion. Something in your waking life is moving in a similar fashion as the lava lamp. Perhaps, you are taking your time to do something and making sure it is thorough. Consider the color of the lava lamp for clues.

Lavender

To see lavender in you dream, indicates mysticism and spiritual cleansing.

To smell lavender in your dream, symbolizes calmness, peace and serenity. You need to cool off.

Law

To dream that you are referring to the law, suggests that you need to show more restraint in certain areas of your life.

To dream that you are studying law, denotes success in your endeavors and projects.

Lawn

To see a green lawn in your dream, represents hope, pleasure, and well-being.  You are in control and are making steady and smooth progress. If the lawn is overgrown or full of weeds, then it means that you are not taking good care of yourself.

To see a dead or brown lawn in your dream, signifies dissatisfaction with some aspect of your home life. You may also be too concerned about what other people think.

Lawn Mower

To see a lawn mower in your dream, suggests that you need to channel your negative thinking into positive energy. You also need to keep your temper and attitude under control. Alternatively, the dream points to your need to keep up your appearances.

Lawsuits

To dream that you are involved in a lawsuit, indicates feelings of guilt and fear of being caught. You have insecurities and concerns of being judged or criticized for your actions.

Lawyer

To see or dream that you are a lawyer, means that help is available to you if you ask. You need to put aside your pride and look upon others for their assistance. On a more direct level, the dream indicates that you are concerned or preoccupied with some legal issue in your waking life.

Laxative

To see or take a laxative in your dream, suggests that you need to let go of the emotional hurt and fears that you are still harboring inside. It is time to cleanse your body and spirits.

Lazy

To dream that you are feeling lazy, means that you are feeling emotionally drained; you need to take a break from life. The dream may be an actual reflection of your waking state.

To dream that others are lazy, indicates feelings of resentment. You feel that you are doing the work, while others are not pulling their own weight.

Lead

To see lead in your dream, indicates that there is a problem or issue that is burdening you. Perhaps a relationship or some guilt is weighing you down.

To see a lead mine in your dream, denotes deceit.

Leader

To dream that you are a leader, represents you ability to assert your ideas and/or offer guidance to others. The dream may also be telling you that you are being too passive and need to take a more active role in a situation. Take control over your life and behavior.

Leaflet

To see or read a leaflet in your dream, refers to your open-mindedness and quest for knowledge. You are open to other viewpoints and opinions.

Leak

To see a leak in your dream, symbolizes loss, disappointments, frustrations and distress. You are wasting your energy on fruitless endeavors. Alternatively, the dream indicates some repressed feelings emerging from your unconscious or from your past. Metaphorically, the dream may suggest that some secret information has “leaked” out.

Leaning

To dream that you are leaning on somebody, symbolizes your dependency on that person. You need to learn to stand on your own. Conversely, if someone is leaning on you in your dream, then it signifies your responsibilities. You are feeling the weight of other’s burdens.

Leaping

To dream that you are leaping over an object, indicates that you will eventually achieve your desires and goals after some effort and struggle. Alternatively, the dream may be a metaphor for “taking a leap” or taking a chance on a new relationship or situation. Try to step outside your comfort zone. Consider also the phrase “leap of faith”. meanings by DreamMoods.com

*Please also see Jumping.