(Foot; Inch; Span; Spread; Width) In a dream, a measure or any of its related elements means travels. Measuring a wall with the span of one’s hand in a dream means that he may travel to a nearby town. Ifhe measures the same distance on the ground in a dream, it means that he may travel to a distant place.
If one measures the ground up to two arms length in a dream, it means that he will attend the pilgrimage in Mecca.
If one measures a house or a shop with his thumb in a dream, it means that he may buy that place.... Islamic Dream Interpretation
Psychological / emotional perspective: Emotionally, when we attempt to find some kind of tranquility we will measure it against previous experience. In dreams this may come across as an overflowing cup, gauge or measuring stick.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Material aspects: In waking life, we will try to measure our performance against correct practice or a set standard. This will surface in dreams with actual physical instruments of measurement such as rulers, scales and other measuring devices.
To be measuring standards is to be applying a preset code of behaviour. You might also like to consult the entries for cup, scales and weighing / weight for further clarification.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
(Balance; Corn measurer; Measuring controller; Quantity surveyor; Scale) In a dream, one who metes out or dispenses measures and weights represents a ruler, a leader or ajudge. Ifhis measurement is exact, it means that he is ajust person. Otherwise, it represents a tyrant. Ifone is given a scale for measuring, or if he becomes a measurer or a measuring controller, or a surveyor in a dream, and if he qualifies, it means that he will be appointed as a judge, or as a leader.
If he does not qualify, it means that he will grow in wisdom, righteousness, justice and balance which he can use to help himself and others. (Also see Measure’; Scale)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
To dream about using measuring tape, especially to take your own measurements, indicates that you are setting unrealistic standards for yourself or what you think others expect of you. You need to stop comparing yourself to others.... My Dream Interpretation
A tape measure may point to feelings that you don’t measure up or that you are not good enough, or it may offer a comparison. Measuring something in a dream may reveal the size of a conflict or Issue in your lile that needs further analysis.... Ariadne's Book of Dream