Nail, Toenail | Dream Meanings

What does Nail, Toenail mean in dream?

Nail, Toenail | Dream Meanings



Dream Symbols and Analysis

To dream of having your nails polished could represent your desire for style and charisma.

If the nail snaps, you may be attempting to stay away from a situation or duty.... Dream Symbols and Analysis

Strangest Dream Explanations

Dreams of acrylic nails reflect manufactured ambition and a message to soften your approach to reaching for what you want in life. See Nail and Finger.... Strangest Dream Explanations

My Dream Interpretation

To dream of getting or polishing acrylic nails, symbolizes your desire for glamour.

If your acrylic nails break in your dream, this suggests that you are trying to avoid some situation or trying to get out of a responsibility.... My Dream Interpretation

Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation

To dream of soiled finger-nails, forbodes disgrace in your family by the wild escapades of the young.

To see well-kept nails, indicates scholarly tastes and some literary attainments; also, thrift. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation

Ariadne's Book of Dream

Fingernails are human claws and thus relate to your ability to protect yourself.

For a woman, they may remark on her rage. Long fingernails may mention the need to claw through some great obstacle.

A broken fingernail may indicate a loss in the ability to protect your work or a creative project.... Ariadne's Book of Dream

Dream Dictionary Unlimited

Reveals the motive of intent; research distinguishing details, i.E. Color of polish, length, etc.; See “pointing”... Dream Dictionary Unlimited

New American Dream Dictionary

1. An indicator of social standing, appearances; social disgrace or respect and esteem.

2. Intellectual gifts, ability to learn and acquire new skills (well-groomed nails).

3. A difficult, seemingly impossible situation (to bite nails).

4. Deceptive or false appearances (fake or polished nails). ... New American Dream Dictionary

The Complete Dream Book

Dirty fingernails, either your own Or someone else’s, seen in a dream are an indication that you will be charged with a crime.

Clean and well-kept fingernails, with a high polish are an omen of deceitful acquaintances whom you see frequently.... The Complete Dream Book

Dreamers Dictionary

Vision: Filing your finger nails: you are very bored. See File. Fingernails are breaking off: deep down you hope that a certain matter does not succeed. Cutting your finger nails: you want to cut a person down to size. Seeing two hands with extremely long fingernails: a sign of powerful, aggressive emotions (conscious or unconscious). This dream may be a warning to you to hide those sharp “claws” or you may be bothered by someone else’s sharp intellect.

If these fingernails scratch anyone, beware—you are in danger of getting seriously hurt.

Depth Psychology: The fingernail usually symbolizes the “intellectual weapon” used to defend yourself against the attacks of others. Scratching someone means working off unconscious aggression. See Cat.... Dreamers Dictionary

Dream Symbols and Analysis

To dream that your fingernails break indicates that you are struggling to stay away from some circumstance or responsibility.

To dream that you are polishing your fingernails represents beauty.

To dream that you are chewing your fingernails suggests that there is a situation you feel is beyond your ability to deal with. You don’t know how to handle this circumstance.

To dream that your fingernails are growing quickly indicates your wish to connect with someone. You would like to reach out to others in some way.

To dream that a man has long red fingernails indicates that he is connected to his emotions and is sensitive to the needs and feelings of others. This dream may also represents sexual desires and sensuality.... Dream Symbols and Analysis

Strangest Dream Explanations

Dreams of fingernails represent protection and your ability to fend for yourself and take what you need.

If you dream of short fingernails, then this is about feeling vulnerable and/or functional.

If you dream of long fingernails, then this dream is about elegance and/or your ability to protect yourself.

If fingernails are dirty, this represents a lack of hygiene or care for personal appearance.

If the fingernails are polished and clean, this you care about being presentable, professional, making a good appearance, and having your act together.... Strangest Dream Explanations

Islamic Dream - Cafer-i Sadik

a vision of nails is interpreted upon 6 sides: strength, quantity & courage, intelligent child, a usefulness, [something] owned.... Islamic Dream - Cafer-i Sadik

My Dream Interpretation

-To dream of dirty fingernails, foretells that you or your family or social group will be embarrassed by something an immature person does.

If you dream of well-kept fingernails, it symbolizes your intelligence and ability to learn.

To dream of cutting yo... My Dream Interpretation

Dream Dictionary Unlimited

Painfully restrictive in the flesh; a surety bond if used as a means of attachment... Dream Dictionary Unlimited

New American Dream Dictionary

1. Sexual intercourse.

2. Final resolution to a situation (“hit the nail on the head”).

3. Failure in business or industry (bent, bro­ken or rusted nails).

4. Joining two thoughts or ideas. ... New American Dream Dictionary

Islamic Dream Interpretation

A nail symbolises a person who assists people in solving their problems.... Islamic Dream Interpretation

Islamic Dream Interpretation

(Fastener) In a dream, a nail represents a commander or a governor.

A nail in a dream also represents attainment of one’s goal. Fastening a nail to a piece ofwood in a dream means getting married. Nails in a dream also could represent an army, and they could signify strength and benefits. Swallowing nails in a dream means swallowing one’s anger. Nails in a dream also represent someone who associates with evil people.... Islamic Dream Interpretation

A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences

Bonding; holding power, male sexuality. Nail in bor*,. consciousness painfully bound to physical reality. Idioms; hit the nail on the head; tough as nails; nailbiting; bed of nails; nail in ones coffin. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences

Little Giant Encyclopedia

Similar to Needle, or “hitting the nail on the head.”... Little Giant Encyclopedia

Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary

1- Dreaming of nails, as in woodworking. suggests our ability to bond things together.

The holding power of the nail may also be significant. Finger and toe nails usually suggest claws or the capability of holding on.

2- The penetrative power of the nail may be significant if the dreamer is having difficulty with issues of masculinity or sexuality.

3- Spiritually the nail represents necessity and fate. In Christianity; nails also signify ultimate sacrifice and pain.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary

The Language of Dreams

(see Hammer, Tools)

Someone who is being, or trying to be, impenetrable and rugged (e.g., “tough as nails”).

The ability and wherewithal to hold things together. What objects get nailed together in this case is quite significant.

Being unjustly accused and sentenced (as Christ) by those around you, often a peer group. Alternatively, being caught in an untruth or illegal activity (e.g., “getting nailed”).

Discovering an underlying, fundamental truth or reality (e.g., “nailing it down”).

Correctly interpreting something that your Higher Self, others, or the Universe has been trying to communicate (e.g., “hitting the nail on the head”).

Nails have a piercing quality that can be useful or harmful. Is there a relationship in your life right now that seems painfully binding?

Nails that are not flush with the woodwork represent those unseen snags in life. These can delay progress until you free yourself.... The Language of Dreams

Strangest Dream Explanations

Dreams of a nail represent that you are attempting to hold something together or to bond with something or someone. Perhaps this dream is telling you that you are right in your assessment of your current situation, and that you have hit the nail on the head. See Fingernails.... Strangest Dream Explanations

Islamic Dream - Cafer-i Sadik

interpreted upon 4 sides: interpreted upon 4 sides: brother & child, friend, marriage.... Islamic Dream - Cafer-i Sadik

Dream Meanings of Versatile

Spiritually the nail represents necessity and fate. Nails also signify ultimate sacrifice and pain and may suggest instruments of torture, either spiritual or physical.... Dream Meanings of Versatile

Dream Meanings of Versatile

Psychological / emotional perspective: The penetrative power of the nail may be significant when we are having difficulty with issues of either masculinity or of sexuality.... Dream Meanings of Versatile

Dream Meanings of Versatile

Material aspects: Dreaming of nails, as in woodworking, suggests our ability to bond things together.

The holding power of the nail may also be significant. Fingernails and toenails usually suggest claws or the capability of holding on.... Dream Meanings of Versatile

Dream Meanings of Versatile

Gives gender - specific: In a man’s dream nails may signify his own sense of self or his assertiveness, whereas in a woman’s dream the same things are likely to be much more representative of the masculine around her.... Dream Meanings of Versatile

My Dream Interpretation

A dream of hammering nails predicts that if you work very hard, you will be able to achieve something you thought was beyond your reach.

To see shiny or new nails in your dream forecasts unexpected news. Dreams about bent or rusty nails signify minor delays or slow progress. Also see “Fingernails”.... My Dream Interpretation

Little Giant Encyclopedia

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

My Dream Interpretation

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.... My Dream Interpretation

Christian Dream Symbols

Symbolic of beautifying yourself ... Christian Dream Symbols

Ariadne's Book of Dream

Nail polish brings beauty and expression to a woman’s hands and to her feet. Thus, putting on nail polish in a dream may comment on your getting ready to express something beautiful through your work.... Ariadne's Book of Dream

My Dream Interpretation

To dream of polishing your nails is a warning against impulsive behavior which could lead to a scandal. Also see “Nail Polish Remover”... My Dream Interpretation

My Dream Interpretation

To dream abuot nail polish remover suggests that you are feeling guilty or regretful about something that you’ve done. You may be worried about how other people will interpret your actions.... My Dream Interpretation

Dreamers Dictionary

Vision: Finding a nail: your wealth will continue if you are more careful with your money. Putting a nail in a wall: you will learn that telling the truth is to your advantage; you also should expose an opponent. Particularly long fingernails arc a warning about speculating on a risky venture. Sec Fingernails.

Depth Psychology: A (carpenter’s) nail is a symbol of the strength that holds your relationships together. Dreaming about finger or toenails: you want to hold onto a person or possession—but he/she/it will slip through your fingers anyway.

For the outcome, look at the dream symbols.... Dreamers Dictionary

Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation

To see nails in your dreams, indicates much toil and small recompense.

To deal in nails, shows that you will engage in honorable work, even if it be lowly.

To see rusty or broken nails, indicates sickness and failure in business. ... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation

Islamic Dream Interpretation

(Capture; Fingernails; Strength; Victory) Fingernails in a dream represent victory over one’s enemy. Having long fingernails for someone who needs them for his or her work in a dream means prosperity. Long fingernails in a dream also mean a trend that opposes what is common and practical. Long fingernails in a dream also mean strength, power and protection from one’s enemy. Long fingernails in a dream also denote shame. Losing one’s fingernails to a sickness in a dream means losing one’s wealth, or reaching a dead end. Clipping one’s fingernails in a dream means following the common norms, lending money, or collecting gold jewelry. White fingernails in a dream mean understanding, vigilance, or memorizing things. Fighting someone with nails in a dream represents a cunning person. Long and beautiful fingernails in a dream mean money, or business.

If the length of one’s fingernails reaches near breaking in a dream, it means losing to others what otherwise could remain under one’s own control, or it could denote the need to pay alms tax or to distribute charity. Seeing one’s fingernails broken or chipped in a dream means loss of money, status or health.

If one’s fingernails become claws in a dream, it means that he will triumph over his enemy. (Also see Body’; Claw)... Islamic Dream Interpretation

Islamic Dream Interpretation

They symbolise a persons’ ability, capability and position – since he uses his finger –nails to scratch his body.... Islamic Dream Interpretation

The Bedside Dream Dictionary

Depending on the content of the dream, hammering might represent feelings of anger and hostility or you may be reflecting on hard work and honorable endeavors. Additionally nails may have some sexual connotations.

A man may be expressing some repressed anxiety about sexual potency while a woman may be expressing her unconscious abhorrence of sex.... The Bedside Dream Dictionary

Tryskelion Dream Interpretation

If you are hammering you may be either expressing some violent feelings, or you may be reflecting on hard work and honor (depending on the content). Bright nails means you will nevertheless enjoy the work. Bent or dull nails will show sickness and disorder entering your life shortly.

To drive nails shows you will complete a deal and ‘drive’ a hard bargain.

If you injury yourself with a nail you should be careful of careless talk and sharp words. Additionally nails may have some sexual connotations.

A man may be expressing some repressed anxiety about sexual potency and a woman may be expressing her unconscious abhorrence of sex.... Tryskelion Dream Interpretation

Ariadne's Book of Dream

Nails are used to hold wood together in a construction project. Thus, they may remind you to nail things shut with regard to a business deal. They may also symbolically represent feeling crucified; they offer the message to quit being a martyr.... Ariadne's Book of Dream

The Complete Dream Book

To dream your nails are grown long is very good, and denotes riches, prosperity, and happiness, great success in love, a good industrious husband or wife, and dutiful children; it also foretells that you will suddenly receive a sum of money that will be of great use to you.... The Complete Dream Book

Mystic Dream Book

It is a very good omen when you find your Nails grown long in your dream; it denotes prosperity in business, success in love.... Mystic Dream Book

Encyclopedia of Dreams

Nails show that you will do much work with very little pay. Bright nails means you will nevertheless enjoy the work. Bent or dull nails will show sickness and disorder entering your life shortly.

To drive nails shows you will complete a deal and ‘drive’ a hard bargain.

If you injury yourself with a nail you should be careful of careless talk and sharp words.... Encyclopedia of Dreams

Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation

Snails crawling in your dream, signifies that unhealthful conditions surround you.

To step on them, denotes that you will come in contact with disagreeable people.... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation

Dream Dictionary Unlimited

See “slug”... Dream Dictionary Unlimited

New American Dream Dictionary

1. One is traveling slowly but surely.

2. Individualistic, not concerned with impressing others. ... New American Dream Dictionary

Islamic Dream Interpretation

Asnail in a dream means that one will move away from his place or town.... Islamic Dream Interpretation

Christian Dream Symbols

A symbol of a wicked person, Ps. 58:8. Snails can also symbolize slowness... Christian Dream Symbols

A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences

Vulnerability, its shell depicting our defence against being hurt; feelings of repulsion for some people. Probably repulsion regarding ‘squirmy’ feelings regarding their body or sexuality. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences

Little Giant Encyclopedia

Retreat, being overly sensitive, inhibition and lack of contact. This dream symbol appears often when one’s shyness collides with the desire for an energetic lifestyle. Are you facing risks with courage? Or retreating into your shell? This dream symbol is also a challenge to make life a little easier and to follow your own Rhythm. According to Freud, a sexual symbol.

Folklore: Lack of moderation.... Little Giant Encyclopedia

Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary

1- The snail appearing in dreams may engender a feeling of repulsion in some people. It docs, however, also represent vulnerability and slowness.

2- From a psychological point of view, the snail suggests steadiness and self-containment.

To be moving at snail’s pace suggests direct planned, careful movement.

3- Spiritually; because of the spiral shape of its shell, the snail is a natural symbol of the labyrinth (see Labyrinth).... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary

Gypsy Dream Dictionary

You seem to be making slow and steady progress, but if you stop to examine things, you will find you are going in the wrong direction.... Gypsy Dream Dictionary

Strangest Dream Explanations

Dreams of a snail signify that you are taking your time and practicing patience. Your dream may be giving you the message to stop being in such a rush, and to trust that even if your progress appears to be slow, you are making deliberate and distinct strides forward, and are leaving a legacy trailed behind you. This dream may also be revealing your feelings of vulnerability, and you are attempting to protect yourself from being hurt. See Shell.... Strangest Dream Explanations

Dream Meanings of Versatile

The snail shell symbolizes the perfection of nature’s creativity, which is also echoed in mathematical fractals (repeated patterns).

The spiral shape of the snail shell is symbolic of the labyrinth.... Dream Meanings of Versatile

Dream Meanings of Versatile

Psychological / emotional perspective: From a psychological point of view, the snail suggests steadiness and self-containment.

To be moving at snail’s pace suggests direct planned, careful movement.... Dream Meanings of Versatile

Dream Meanings of Versatile

Material aspects: The snail appearing in dreams may engender, because of its sliminess, a feeling of repulsion in some people. It does, however, also represent vulnerability and slowness, along with the type of apparent rootlessness seen in the wanderer.... Dream Meanings of Versatile

My Dream Interpretation

To see a snail in your dream suggests that you are being overly sensitive. You may feel shy but wish to be more outgoing and energetic. Alternatively, it suggests that you are making steady progress toward a goal. You just need to go at your own pace.... My Dream Interpretation

Dreamers Dictionary

Symbol: The snail is a symbol of resurrection and also virginity. Vision: Seeing a snail: your mono should be “slowly but surely”! A snail retreating into its shell: you expect something from someone, but are being kept in suspense. Eating snails: you are trying the patience of another person to the limit! Crushing a snail underfoot: your carelessness is putting you at a great disadvantage—serves you right!

Depth Psychology: The snail symbolizes your sensitivity and vulnerability.

The snail shell is a sign that you are looking for a retreat or just to be left alone. See Turtle.... Dreamers Dictionary

Dream Symbols and Analysis

To dream of a snail implies that you are easily riled up or upset. You shouldn’t allow yourself to get annoyed so easily. You want to express your individuality, but something seems to be holding you back. It may also indicate that you are slowly reaching your objectives. Travel at a speed that feels comfortable for you.... Dream Symbols and Analysis

Mystic Dream Book

Intemperance and inconstancy.... Mystic Dream Book

My Dream Interpretation

Toenails in dream represent personal things about you that you are secretly proud of. You may dream of painting your toenails when you are in love with someone who sees “the real you”. Or this dream may come when you are feeling very confident in yourself.

A dream of cutting your toenails represents how you are taking care or protecting a certain aspect of your life that is very important to you. This dream is about how you maintain your personal reputation and make sure that others don’t see your flaws.

To dream of having long toenails may suggest that you have been neglecting yourself in some way. Someone might be distracting you from what’s important in your waking life. Or you may need to get more motivated about some situation.

A dream that your toenails become infected or fall off, means that you are worried about the disapproval of others. You may be worried about a secret coming out.... My Dream Interpretation