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File Cabinet Dream Meanings

What does File Cabinet mean in dream?

File Cabinet | Dream Meanings


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1. One is keeping secrets.

2. Female body, particularly the womb.


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Dreams of a cabinet symbolize your body and your life.

If the cabinet is locked, then it represents family secrets and mythology.

If the cabinet is open for display, then it represents your desire to express the truth.

If this is a governmental cabinet, then you are processing feelings and opinions about the government or of other people running your life. However, if you dream that you are part of this cabinet, then you are stepping into leadership and taking responsibility for your life.


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To see a cabinet in your dream symbolizes the female body and/or the womb. Alternatively, you may be hiding some family or personal secret.

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Beware of treachery among those you trust.

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A warning given in order to avert the situation

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To dream that you see a file, signifies that you will transact some business which will prove unsatisfactory in the extreme.

To see files, to store away bills and other important papers, foretells animated discussions over subjects which bear relation to significant affairs, and which will cause you much unrest and disquiet. Unfavorable predictions for the future are also implied in this dream.


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Rough edges of a situation need to be smoothed out; filing papers implies a need to orderly set aside

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(Rasp; Tongue) A file in a dream represents one’s tongue. It also means satisfying an innate need or giving a keen edge to an expression. It also represents a helper, a son who provides for the need of his mother or younger brothers and sisters.

A file in a dream also represents demands, obligations, or sexual intercourse.


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Coming to terms with something difficult that you want to smooth out, as in Iron.

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1- In modern times to dream of files or filing and thus to put order into our lives, is to make sense of what we are doing and how we arc doing it. lo be filing things away would perhaps indicate that we no longer need to be aware of a particular situation but need to retain the knowledge that an experience has given us.

2- Dreaming of an abrasive file such as a metal file - would indicate that we need to be aware that we can make mistakes in being too harsh with other people.

3- A chaotic situation in our lives can now be dealt with in an orderly manner.


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To dream that you are filing away your bills or other important documents suggests that there may be unfortunate occurrences that could cause you much distress.

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To dream you are using a File presages new work.

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Dreams of files or of filing represents your mental process: logic, order, and reasoning. Your subconscious mind is attempting to support you in getting a handle on the all the data in your life so that you can properly categorizing people, places, things, and events of your life in a way that so that they make sense to you, and you can feel in control of your life.

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1. Putting the mind in order, organization of thoughts.

2. Encountering very difficult obstacles.


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To dream about a file cabinet indicates that you should keep your reality and details correct.

The file cabinet could indicate the thoughts or extraneous details that you require occasional access to.

To dream that the drawers of the file cabinet are open wide suggests your willingness to accept other thoughts, concerns, ideas, and concerns.

To dream that the file cabinet is locked indicates that you would like to keep something hidden from others. This dream could also suggest that you are being stubborn.


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Not being able to locate a file may mention your frustration about lack of organization at work or at home. Or it may express fear and apprehension about work performance.

A file folder may hint at the nondisclosure of information. It may also point to important information that you may not be ready to deal with or process at the moment.


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Vision: Filing a piece of iron: success will be the reward for hard work. Filing your fingernails: you are bored with life. Filing a piece of wood: you feel uncertain about a present situation.

Depth Psychology: The file serves as a warning: continue “working” on yourself, it is the only way to get control over bad habits.


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A desire for, or fear of, order and consistency. It appears frequently when life is chaotic. This image also points to emotional stress; much has accumulated. Pay attention to how thick or thin the file folder is. It might also be a sign of a compulsive personality, similar to Admiral. Do you always have to keep everything in perfect order? Or are you unable to keep order in your life? It could be either a case of your ego (your unconscious) raising its head, or a justifiable symbolic expression of the feeling that either the state (as father symbol) or an institution is placing limitations on you.

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Symbolic of storing events, situations, or memories

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(see Doors, Organizing)

Each drawer or file in the cabinet represents a memory, bits of knowledge, experiences, or other parts of yourself that you have neady sequestered away for future reference or use.

Take note of the condition of the cabinet and files. Are they orderly and well maintained, and do they appear as if they’re regularly used? If so, then this dream indicates that you apply all your experience and knowledge in daily living. If, however, some of the fdes (or drawers) appear locked, are marked “confidential,” or are laden with heavy dust, this shows that there is something unconfronted in your past. Now might be the time to open that folder so that it doesn’t become a skeleton in your closet, waiting to appear at the worst possible moment.


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To see a filing cabinet in your dream suggests that you need to keep your facts and information straight.

The filing cabinet may also represent the memories or trivia you keep stored in your mind and need to retrieve from time to time.

If you dream that the drawers of the file cabinet are wide open, this symbolizes your openness toward other viewpoints and opinions. However, if the file cabinet is locked, there is something that you do not want revealed to others. It could also mean that you are being close-minded.


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To see a letter-file in your dreams, is significant of important news, which will cause you an irksome journey.

For a woman, this dream implies distressful news and unfaithful friends.


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Something needs to be smoothed out. Vanity. According to Freud, male genitals.

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To see or use a nail filer in your dream, suggests that you need to smooth out the rough edges of your personality or your relationship with others. You may be a little to harsh or blunt toward others.

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Dreams of the X Files signify that you are willing to investigate beyond the surface of things, to look at what may at first be a shocking to your belief system, and that you have the courage to discover who you truly are.

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