Vision: Dancing in a ballroom: a fun-filled social event will lift your spirits. Seeing a large auditorium: you will have to deal with many people. Participating at a conference: you will be asked to solve a conflict.
Depth Psychology: Since an auditorium is a place where people meet, the dream implies that you are looking for contact, diversion, and companionship. Was the meeting fun or somber?... Dreamers Dictionary
(Baseball; Basketball; Cricket ball; Football; Glob; Golfball; Handball; PingPong ball; Pushball; Snowball; Tennis ball; Volleyball) A ball in a dream signifies a dispute, an argument, a fight to control the world and its resources. Some will desire it and others will reject it.
A ball in a dream also could signify travels or moving between places. Usually, a ball in a dream represents a man. Ifit is made from leather, then it represents a leader, a boss, or a scholar. Playing ball in a dream means a fight. (Also see Games)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
If you are playing some sort of ball game as a sport you will soon be hearing some good news.
If the ball you dream of is a gala event complete with music then the interpretation is somewhat different. It is a very good omen if you are having fun and enjoying the music and dancing but if it should be a masquerade ball you should watch out for an enemy posing as a good friend. Watching a ball game, or a dance from the sidelines, show that you must overcome shyness to join in the fun.... Tryskelion Dream Interpretation
1- A ball connects with the playful, childlike side of ourselves and our need to express ourselves with freedom. Attending a ball also suggests a need for freedom, but links with the more flamboyant side of ourselves.
2- If we arc taking part in games with a ball (see Games) we are conscious of our need for both structure and freedom. Psychologically, the human being needs to celebrate special occasions.
A ball as in a formal party - allows him to do just this. In dreams this image may alert us to this requirement in ourselves.
3- Solar and Lunar festivals are often symbolised by the ball, as well as a feeling of impenetrable completeness.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Vision: Playing with a colorful ball or child’s balloon: while you may receive a disappointment, you will get over it quickly. Playing with a ball: a warning of a passing love affair. However, playing ball with many other people: expect a positive relationship with a new partner (personal or business). Playing ball with your life’s partner: a good omen for your relationship, because you are learning from each other in a playful way.
Depth Psychology: The ball is a symbol of the whole person (of a fully rounded personality), but it is also a symbol of your destiny— fate sometimes plays games with us! See Globe.... Dreamers Dictionary
If you are playing some sort of ball game as a sport you will soon be hearing some good news.
If the ball you dream of is a gala event complete with music then the interpretation is somewhat different. It is a very good omen if you are having fun and enjoying the music and dancing but if it should be a masquerade ball you should watch out for an enemy posing as a good friend. Watching a ball game, or a dance from the sidelines, show that you must overcome shyness to join in the fun.... Encyclopedia of Dreams
If you see yourself among the dancers, some favourable news will reach you. But to watch other people dancing and enjoying themselves shows that some cherished wish will fail to realise.... Mystic Dream Book
Symbol for letting go, as in Water, Brook / Stream. Playing ball represents self-expression. However, a ball, as in football and handball, also expresses aggressive penetration, forging ahead.
Here, the reference is to the masculine side of pleasure in man as well as in woman. Often an expression of the pleasure men and women derive from submission. In rare cases, this symbolizes fear of aggression.
According to analytical psychology, it is a symbol of wholeness, of concentrated psychic energy. In depth psychology it is connected to experiences with one’s own sexuality.
If you yourself are the ball (in the game), it refers to a lack of willpower, steadfastness, and purpose.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
(Hank of yarn; Spool; Thread) For pensioners, seeing a ball of thread in a dream signifies increase in one’s benefits or receiving extra income.
A ball of thread in a dream also represents an astute worker, an employee, an intelligent and a hard working young man, or it could mean longevity. (Also see Spool; Thread)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
Vision: Seeing a ball of twine: you are involved in an unpleasant situation and will have a hard time untangling a problem with which you are faced. You are looking at a gray or dark ball of wool: be more careful with how you use your energies. You will have to deal with many problems before you can successfully finish your work.
Depth Psychology: See String, Thread, Wool.... Dreamers Dictionary
(Blanched; Boiled eggs; Poached; Stew) In a dream, boiled vegetables, eggs, meat or poached eggs, etcetera, signify fast coming earnings, or a profitable business. Boiled vegetables in a dream also mean paying one’s debts, an unanticipated arrival of something expected to happen later, celebrations, a wedding or distress, sorrow or poverty. Cooking mixed vegetables with milk in a dream means mixing lineage, or marriage from a different tribe, or it could mean starting a new and a good tradition. (Also see Stew)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
Are you the ballerina in your dream? If so, you are indicating a very graceful heart and the ability to find self-discipline in order to conquer a situation in your life you are anticipating with reticence. Dreaming of watching a ballerina indicates that you are seeing a graceful aspect of yourself that you are as yet unaware you possess. Your life is going according to plan so relax and make changes gently as you see fit. Dreaming that you are unable to stop dancing indicates that you may work too hard and expect too much of yourself at times.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
If you were the dancer in the dream, happy times lie ahead and all of your present enterprises will succeed.
If you were watching one or more people dancing the ballet, an increased social life and lots of new friends are just around the corner. All in all, a very positive symbol.... Dream Explanations of Astro Center
Psychological / emotional perspective: We are aware of the creative side of ourselves and the need for controlled movement, yet in some ways it is separate from us. We are in touch with the expressiveness of our own inner being.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Material aspects: The fairylike appearance of the classical ballerina within a dream shows we are making a connection with the creative energy within. Also we are searching for balance and poise.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Gives gender - specific: Modern ballet is a powerful medium with which to signify emotion, so in a man’s dream a male ballet dancer will represent his more powerful emotions, whereas a ballerina is more likely to suggest his anima. In a woman’s dream, however, the male dancer might suggest the animus, while the ballerina suggests the more elusive side of her personality.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Flying, weightlessness. Being or having often been depressed, now is the time to conquer depression. But this is a warning that you are losing ground. It is also a symbol for arrogance, or the desire for social advancement, similar to Aristocrat, Auction. Less often a symbol of ideas. Is the balloon flying or bursting?
According to Freud, a phallic symbol (particularly in the case of a Zeppelin).... Little Giant Encyclopedia
1- Very often it is the colour of balloons in our dreams which are important (see Colour). However, they can also indicate a party mood or a desire for sex.
2- Balloons were once made of pig’s bladders and were used by the court jester to lighten up the atmosphere around the king and to remind him that he was human. In dreams they may introduce a note of fun amid seriousness.
3- A balloon is a symbol for joy, often a feeling of Might spirited’ joy, or indeed the spirit rising.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
Vision: Seeing a balloon: good ideas are forthcoming, maybe even a discovery. You might also have a love affair now—but beware—things will soon dissolve into thin air.
If you are taking a ride in a balloon: you have lost the ground under your feet—lost sight of your goals. Watching a hot air balloon explode: somebody is really angry with you—and you have given that person every reason to be angry! See Air, Bali, Helium Balloon.
Depth Psychology: If a balloon is floating in the air: you are daydreaming and will be disappointed; if a balloon is bursting: hopes and dreams will fail.... Dreamers Dictionary
Dreams of a balloon symbolize freedom and feeling as if you were floating on air. You may be feeling so high that you have lost touch with reality and this dream is your message to stabilize your bliss and get grounded. See Bubble and Flying.... Strangest Dream Explanations
A balloon has a similar connotation as the sphere and the ball from a spiritual perspective but with the added symbolism of ‘light spirited’ joy, or indeed the spirit rising. Thus an ascending balloon – whether it is child’s or hot-air – suggests that you may be making some kind of transition in your life.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Psychological / emotional perspective: Balloons were once made of pig’s bladders and were used by the court jester to lighten up the atmosphere around the king and to remind him that he was human. In dreams they may introduce a note of fun amid seriousness.
A descending balloon suggests that there is a situation in life in which you need to be grounded and practical.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
If your balloon is deflated, someone you look up to has disappointed you.
To dream that you are in a hot air balloon, suggests that it is time to overcome your feelings of depression. You need to rise about your current problems and reach a calmer, more spiritual place within yourself. This dream may also suggest that you feel the need to be elevated in someone else’s eyes. Also see “Water Balloon.”... My Dream Interpretation
Frustration of the dreamer’s aspirations. More than one balloon, assignments, either too difficult or distasteful. As a symbol of motion, the balloon is also classified as a sex motif.... Psycho Dream Interpretation
To dream of a ballot suggests uncertainty around a very specific issue in your waking life. Possibly you are putting too much investment into other’s opinion of your idea. Dreaming of a ballot paper is helping you become aware that you are responsible for your own decisions and not only is it unfair to rely on someone else to make your decisions for you, it is also the less personally fulfilling way to go. Weighing up the pro’s and con’s may be quite helpful but following your heart is quite likely the best way to go.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
Dreams of a ballot symbolize that you are in touch with your judgments and that you want to make your opinion count. Perhaps you are being cautioned to make sure to judge fairly before you cast your vote on someone or something in your life.... Strangest Dream Explanations
If you dream of entering a ballroom where people seem happy and the music is pleasant, your attempts to achieve happiness will be successful. Be sure that you keep an open mind about what life has to offer. However, if the ballroom was empty, or unpleasant and dirty, or you were upset by the music or the people there, then your dream signifies financial troubles and/or arguments with authority figures.
If everyone in the ballroom was waltzing in unison, you need to get in touch with your inner spirit.... My Dream Interpretation
Dreaming that you are on the floor, dancing in Ballroom style indicates a deep inner grace and sends the message to trust yourself more. Your life is unfolding as it should and any changes that you desire to make will potentially go well at this time. Having faith in yourself is sometimes the hardest task of all but a dream of ballroom dancing signifies that you have every reason to, as you are naturally moving with the flow.
To dream that you are clumsy on the floor indicates that you may be feeling over anxious about your next move and need to relax and let yourself take the next step despite your fear.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
To see testicles in your dream, symbolize power, fertility or sexual drive.
The dream may refer to anxiety about your sexual attractiveness or skills. Alternatively, this dream often indicates that you will need a lot of nerve and raw energy to achieve some task.... My Dream Interpretation
If you attend a baseball game in your dream you will find contentment and peace or mind.
If you dream you are playing the game of baseball you will find contentment, but no real gains, in life unless you quit ‘playing’, and buckle down to achieving your goals.... Tryskelion Dream Interpretation
If pitching, you are in a position to make things the way you want them. It is up to you how you “throw the ball / ’ If batting, you are about to face an onslaught—be it a decision to be made, a face-off with an opponent, or dealing with a group of people.
If fielding, you must keep your eyes open for anything driven your way, so that you may deal with it appropriately.... Gypsy Dream Dictionary
Baseball has often been connected metaphorically with playing the game of life. Sometimes you may be delivered a curveball or a fastball, either of which may throw you off balance, There are nine innings in a baseball game, and the number nine symbolizes completion.
The object of the game is to score a run by (grossing home plate. Getting home may represent your spimual destiny... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Dreams of baseball reflect competition and that you are taking the challenges that are thrown your way and attempting to hit them out of the park. This dream can also have sexual connotations.
The bat is a phallic symbol and the glove represents the female genitalia. Consider whether you make it to first base, second base, third base or ‘all the way’ home. See Sports.... Strangest Dream Explanations
To watch baseball in your dream, your cheerfulness will make you a popular friend.
If you play baseball in your dream, you will have much pleasure in a current friendship or relationship, but no real comfort. Also see “Baseball Bat”, “Baseball Diamond” and “Baseball Glove”, below.... My Dream Interpretation
Basketball is a team sport made up of unusually tall men or women.
A basketball game may represent a situation that calls you to stand tall and demonstrate pnde. It may signify sinking a basket or clinching a deal through some competitive action.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
To dream that you are dancing with the prettiest woman in the room, is an omen of contrary—you may expect trouble in your family affairs, or from some woman acquaintance.
If a woman dreams that she is the Belle of the Ball, it has a similar meaning, provided she is dancing. But if she finds herself neglected, then the trouble will be short-lived and all will end happily.... Mystic Dream Book
If you enjoyed playing a board game in your dream, you have pleasant times ahead. But if you were bored or annoyed by it, you can expect a period of minor difficulties and annoyances. This dream might also be suggesting that you are “bored” with the way things are now.... My Dream Interpretation
1- In a dream, playing cards highlights our ability to be open to opportunity or to take chances.
The cards that one deals, or is dealt, in a dream may have significance as to number (see Numbers) or as to suit: Hearts indicate emotion and relationship. Diamonds represent material wealth. Spades represent conflict, difficulties and obstacles. Clubs represent action, work and intelligence.
The King portrays human success and master)-.
The Queen indicates emotional depth, sensitivity and understanding.
The Jack represents impetuosity; creativity or an adolescent energy.
2- On a psychological level, card playing in a dream can be seen as taking calculated risks and alerts us to potential danger.
3- The Tarot our Inner Truth can be used as images in dream work.... Ten Thousand Dream Dictionary
The different suits depict different things. Hearts: emotions; relationships. Diamonds: riches; intellectual. Spades: one’s body; movement; sensuality. Clubs: instinctive drives such as fear, sex, hunger. Business card: identity or opponunity. Greetings card: hoping for news; thoughts about sender. See games. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
To dream that you are playing a computer game, represents your ability to manipulate others into doing what you want them to do. Sometimes this dream also is suggesting that you are trying to escape from problems in your real life.
If you dream of being a character inside a video game, it means you are feeling controlled by others.... My Dream Interpretation
Vision: Looking at crystal glass is always a warning: be more realistic and don’t fall prey to desires and illusions. See Glass. Breaking crystal glass: you are losing a good friendship because of your carelessness. Crystal jewelry is a positive sign for your inner clarity, concentration, and the fulfillment of your greatest hopes and desires.
A crystal ball can forecast your future. Other images in the dream will provide important information. See Psychic, Witch.
Depth Psychology: Crystals show the basic personality traits that have “crystallized” over the course of your life. They also point to your intellectual strength.
A crystal ball reflects the expectations and hopes you have for the future.... Dreamers Dictionary
To see a disco ball in your dream, suggests that you are ready to accept and/or face reality. It refers to your consciousness and suggests that your personal life is coming into balance. Also see “Nightclub.”... My Dream Interpretation
Dreaming about an eight ball suggests that you will have to overcome certain challenges and gain more confidence before you can surpass your current troubles. But you will surpass them!... My Dream Interpretation
You are in the middle of a challenging game where people can come at you from any and all ways. You could get hurt, but not if you keep on your toes and are ready to move quickly at the slightest opportunity that presents itself.... Gypsy Dream Dictionary
A very aggressive sport in which you can make a goal playing offensively and defensively, football may thus metaphorically reflect an individual who will do anything to win and achieve his or her goals. Viewing a football game in your dream may be a response to some aggressive behavior in your workplace. It may mention the need to get more aggressive in pursuing your goals professionally.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
To witness a game of Football is a bad sign. You may expect worries, possibly in connection with some friend. It is a good sign to see yourself playing, provided your side wins, or you yourself score a goal. ... Mystic Dream Book
Dreams of football are about tackling life’s problems head on.
The game of football is an expression of masculine energy primarily reflecting that you are moving past obstacles and knocking down whatever is in the way to get past the goal line of your desires.
If you dream of the actual ball, then this could be a sign that you are being abused, kicked around, piled upon, thrown, and treated harshly. Consider the feeling tone. See Sports.... Strangest Dream Explanations
To dream that you are watching or playing football menas you will have great satisfaction in your work and your goals will be achieved as you progress through life.
To dream that you are standing or walking on a football field represents competition and showing off. There is a lack of cooperation in some area of your life. Also see “Tackle.”... My Dream Interpretation
The Ball expresses concentrated vitality and / or your own center. Here, the question is: Are you kicking yourself7 Or are you bringing yourself into the game.7 It is important what position you play: quarterback, referee, fan, and so on.... Little Giant Encyclopedia
To dream of game, either shooting or killing or by other means, denotes fortunate undertakings; but selfish motions; if you fail to take game on a hunt, it denotes bad management and loss.... Ten Thousand Dream Interpretation
People dream about all different types of games. Some are simple and borrowed from daily life, like basketball or Monopoly. Other games in dreams are bizarre, incredible, totally unrealistic, and some are even sadistic.
To interpret the dream you must consider its greater context and your emotional reactions in it. Some games are simply a form of entertainment from your unconscious. You may be having fun in your dream. This is not all that common, but it does happen from time to time. Other “game” dreams may represent the challenges in your life, your competitive nature, or your childishness. They may point out goals to be achieved or are a simple way to let out steam.
The game in your dream could also represent “the game of life.” This is not an original thought on my part, but it deserves attention and consideration.
If you are playing a strange game with people from your daily life, consider your interactions with them and the role that each individual plays.... The Bedside Dream Dictionary
A suggestion to take life a little easier, not to be so serious. It is an image of the liveliness and the ups and downs of life. Communication, a warning against being too superficial. Longing for contact. See Ball (game).... Little Giant Encyclopedia
To dream that you are taking part in a Game is a mixed omen, for it depends upon the result, for one thing, and after that, it is contrary in its meaning.
If you win for yourself, or your side, it is an unfortunate sign and means misfortune in business. But to lose, indicates that you will be prosperous. See also BIRDS and PARTRIDGE.... Mystic Dream Book
To be engaged in a game represents that you have a playful attitude. Your dream may be giving you the message to engage and play wholeheartedly with the awareness that life is really a game, or to realize that you can only win at this game called life when you can be in the world but not of it. Alternatively, this dream may be showing you that you haven’t been taking your life seriously, and your frivolity has become a defense mechanism that stands in the way of your ability to live an authentic and powerful life.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Dreaming of playing games traditionally means a time of relaxation and ease, wherein one can regather his or her resources. But in this day and age, it could be a pun, indicating that someone is “playing games” with you. Watching a game hints at feelings of being on the outside looking in - or possibly feelings that you’re sitting on the sidelines while life passes you by.
If you’re playing and enjoying a game, then life will be good to you. But if you’re frustrated by it, expect a few setbacks.... Dream Explanations of Astro Center
Dreams of Game boy signify that you are honing of mental skills and the desire to battle at a safe distance. Perhaps your dream is telling you that you are playing mind games. See Game.... Strangest Dream Explanations
To dream of being a contestant on a game show may symbolize a petty disagreement with someone in your waking life.
A game show on television speaks of an opportunity to see an argument from a different perspective, bringing light to the situation. You may have to release your feelings of pride so as to resolve this disagreement. Dreaming of a game show is suggesting that you may not have been entirely correct in your original judgment.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
(Amusement; Cynicism; Playing games; Playing) To play games or to act sprightly in a dream means pride, arrogance, being cynical, profanity or defiling what is sacred in one’s religion and lacking reverence for it. Playing backgammon in a dream means exaltation, gaining power, honor and rank, or it could denote one’s pride, arrogance and cynicism. Playing with a wedding ring in a dream means concealing secrets, except if someone else appears in one’s dream, then it could mean looking for a missing person. Sitting and playing with one’s heels in a dream means governing. Playing football in a dream means reconciliation or making peace with one’s enemy. Ifa sick person sees himselfplaying a game in a dream, it means recovering from his illness and returning to a normal healthy life. Playing cricket ball in a dream means a fight followed by reconciliation and peace. (Also seeBackgammon; Cock fighting; Gambling; Ball; Bullfight)... Islamic Dream Interpretation
Each game envisioned in a dream has different meanings, depending on its focus.
For example, chess stresses logic, forethought, and strategy as a key for victory, roulette wheels reflect gambles and uncertainty, word jumbles symbolize the need for ordered communications, and Monopoly might represent cautious use of money.
Figuratively, playing games with people instead of being forthright.... The Language of Dreams
Piaying games in a dream is generally a good sign if there is no reference to whether you are winning or losing. Games of skill have a better chance, and outdoor games of an athletic nature are best of all.... The Complete Dream Book
Spiritually, games are a form of ritualized conflict between two opposing forces. Wars and tribal localized fights were used previously by elders and priests to channel aggression. In the same way, because they are mock fights, games in dreams can be used as expressions of aggression against other people.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Psychological / emotional perspective: Specific games such as football, baseball, rugby and cricket (which are team games) represent for many the strong ability to identify with a ‘tribe’ or a group of people. They indicate the way in which we gain identity and how we connect with people.
A referee in such a game signifies the monitoring of our behaviour. In dreams, games that require the power of thought and strategy – such as chess or draughts – often give some idea of how we should be taking a situation forward. Decisions may need to be made where we have to gauge the result of our action and take into account our opponent’s reaction.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Material aspects: Playing a game such as golf in our dream indicates that we are taking note of how we play the game of life.
If we are playing well we may take it that we are coping well with circumstances in our lives.
If we are playing badly we may need to reassess our abilities and identify which skills we need to improve in order to do things better. Consult the entries for chess, gambling and win / winning for further information.... Dream Meanings of Versatile
Generally, games can be stances used to meet life; not taking life seriously—making a game of it; competitiveness; team work; life skills. Also a game can be a way of playing creatively, exploring feelings, ideas and approaches in a safe way before trying them out in life. This son of self allowing, of letting oneself ‘want’ something without too much serious ovenones, can be beginning df new developments in life.
Particular games suggest different ‘stances’. Cards, chess: use of strategies and observation. Ball games, athletics: competitiveness, conflict within the dreamer—the two sides; sense of win or lose, success or failure, the game of love. Opponents): what you are meeting or in conflict with. This may be a pan of your nature, such as self awareness, sexuality, even your body. You might be in conflict with life itself or ‘God’. Gambling: taking risks with your life, health, family—whatever is indicated in dream. Idioms: beat somebody at their own game, deep game; dirty game; fair game; game of chance; game to the end; give the game away; know what someone’s game is; mug’s game; name of the game, on the game; waiting game; game is up. See also ball under shapes and symbols; doll; toy. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
Vision: Dreaming about the lottery: be prepared for dishonesty and don’t have too many illusions. Flaying a game for money: deceit and quarrels ahead. Playing a game of cards: you are holding on to old cliches; or you are caught in the throes of an all-consuming passion that is “devouring” you. Playing a game of dice: your carelessness and naive trust in people is going to cost you dearly. Playing billiards: a planned meeting is running into difficulties. See Chess.
Depth Psychology: The dream may be a warning to change your careless lifestyle, which is interfering with your personal growth, or a challenge to lighten up and not take life so seriously. Other symbols in the dream will provide additional information and you know better than anyone else if you are too serious or too casual.... Dreamers Dictionary
To dream about a gumball machine suggets that attractive temptations will soon be put before you. Just be careful to make wise choices, or you could end up in a sticky situation.... My Dream Interpretation
To dream about a hot air balloon suggests that it is time to overcome your feelings of depression. You need to rise about your current problems and reach a calmer, more spiritual place within yourself. This dream may also suggest that you feel the need to be elevated in someone else’s eyes.... My Dream Interpretation
If you dreamed of attending a masquerade ball, where everyone was in costume except you, this is a warning against false friends.
To dream that you are wearing a costume, signifies that you are putting on a false face toward others. Your true self is not being revealed and you are not being completely honest with people around you.... My Dream Interpretation
To eat meatballs in a dream is to feel comforted and close to home.
To make meatballs in a dream is to collect your thoughts. You may be forming a new idea. Alternatively, to eat a meatball which you made in your dream symbolizes saving the idea for later.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
Depth Psychology: Seeing Mount Olympus means you are hoping for spiritual insights or “help from above.” At best, the dream indicates your trust in a higher power. Dreaming about the Olympic games refers to the daily competition you face.... Dreamers Dictionary
To dream of participating in a paintball game may mean that you are potentially under emotional fire in your waking life. Although the hits won’t kill, you are still suffering under the attack and dealing with hurt sustained from it. You may be ducking and weaving within your emotional relationship rather than enjoying it at this time.
To dream of hitting your opponent in rapid fire may suggest that you are emotionally hurtful and may need to forgo your pride and be first to put down your weapon.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
To see or dream of playing a pinball machine suggests that you need to look back to a previous event or experience that brought you great happiness. Alternatively, this dream might mean that you have manipulated others or that you feel manipulated.... My Dream Interpretation
Dreams of a baseball pitcher represents initiation, getting the play or interaction started. Perhaps this dream is giving you the message to get the game started or to be more focused. Perhaps you playing hardball in your negotiations or business dealings, asking tough questions, and being confrontational and/or combative.
If you are throwing a curve ball, then you are being tricky, manipulative and trying to throw others off balance so that they strike out.
If you lob the ball, then you are attempting to make it easy, even abdicating your power to the player up at bat.
If you are up to bat, dealing with the pitcher, then you are feeling on the defensive. See Baseball.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Depends on what the ‘game’ is. Whatever we ‘play’ at in a dream might just be fun or suggest great seriousness. As humans we use an enormous number of strategies to gain our ends, as explained in the book Games People Play.
The idioms define some of these ‘games’. Idioms: come into play; foul play; make a play for, make play of; play a pan in; play along with, play at; play cat and mouse; play dead/possum; play down; played out; play fair; play false, play for time; play hard to get; play it cool; play no pan in it; play on words; play safe; play people off against each other, play something down, play the field; play up; play upon a weakness/fear; play up to someone; the state of play; play somebody at their own game; child’s play; play ball with; play it by ear, play fast and loose; play gooseberry, play havoc with, play merry hell; play into their hands; play one’s ace; play one’s cards right, play second fiddle; play the fool; play the game; play the white man; play to the gallery; play with fire; two can play at that game. ... A Guide to Dreams and Sleep Experiences
Playing a game with children may mention a wish or heed to become more playful. Playing a board game may comment that you are bored with life. Playing in the water represents turning an emotional issue into something fun and liberating.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Vision: Playing handball—or any other ball game: you always catch the luck that life is throwing your way and just in time (if—in your dream—you do catch the ball!). See Ball, Hand.... Dreamers Dictionary
Vision: A playing card stands for reckless optimism. You are “betting everything on one card. “ Be careful! Watching others play cards: a rather unpleasant situation ahead. Playing cards with others: you want to avoid a fight, because someone with bad intentions is trying to harm you. See Games.... Dreamers Dictionary
To dream of being in a video game can symbolize your life. You may feel as though life is a game. Dreaming of being in a video game can also be a product of gaming for hours on end during the day ... Christian Dream Symbols
To dream that you are playing a video game, represents your ability to manipulate others into doing what you want them to do. Sometimes this dream also is suggesting that you are trying to escape from problems in your real life.
If you dream of being a character inside a video game, it means you are feeling controlled by others.... My Dream Interpretation
To dream that you are playing volleyball, represents your indecisiveness and your inability to make commitments. This dream also suggests that you need to learn to rely on others instead of trying to do everything yourself.... My Dream Interpretation
If you dream of throwing water balloons, then you are playing games with your emotions, and trying your hand at manipulation. Dreams of a water balloon signify compartmentalized feelings and that you are attempting to contain, restrain, understand and/or make light of the mystery of life.... Strangest Dream Explanations
Dreams of a wrecking ball signify that you are tearing down an old, outmoded system in order to build up a new structure that is better, stronger and more powerful and effective.
The transformation you are in the midst of is a shock to your system, and this dream is giving you the message to be gentle with yourself as you move through this rite of passage. See Breakdown/Breakthrough Dreams and Wreck.... Strangest Dream Explanations