The dream dictionary is a list from A to Z of common dream symbols and their meanings; it can help you to lucid dream and do dream interpretation.
Dreams on "I" Subjects
Dreams on "I" Subjects
Ice To dream of ice, betokens
much distress, and evil-minded persons will seek to
injure you in your best work. To see ice floating in a
stream of clear water, denotes that your happiness will
be interrupted by ill-tempered and jealous friends. To
dream that you walk on ice, you risk much solid comfort
and respect for evanescent joys. For a young woman to
walk on ice, is a warning that only a thin veil hides
her from shame. To see icicles on the eaves of houses,
denotes misery and want of comfort. Ill health is
foreboded. To see icicles on the fence, denotes
suffering bodily and mentally. To see them on trees,
despondent hopes will grow gloomier. To see them on
evergreens, a bright future will be over-cast with the
shadow of doubtful honors. To dream that you make ice,
you will make a failure of your life through egotism and
selfishness. Eating ice, foretells sickness. If you
drink ice-water, you will bring ill health from
dissipation. Bathing in ice-water, anticipated pleasures
will be interrupted with an unforeseen event.
Ice Cream To dream that you are eating ice cream,
foretells you will have happy success in affairs already
undertaken. To see children eating it, denotes
prosperity and happiness will attend you most favorably.
For a young woman to upset her ice cream in the presence
of her lover or friend, denotes she will be flirted with
because of her unkindness to others. To see sour ice
cream, denotes some unexpected trouble will interfere
with your pleasures. If it is melted, your anticipated
pleasure will reach stagnation before it is realized.
Icicles To see icicles falling from trees, denotes
that some distinctive misfortune, or trouble, will soon
vanish. See Ice. Ideal. For a young woman to dream of
meeting her ideal, foretells a season of uninterrupted
pleasure and contentment. For a bachelor to dream of
meeting his ideal, denotes he will soon experience a
favorable change in his affairs.
Idiot Idiots in a dream, foretells disagreements and losses. To dream
that you are an idiot, you will feel humiliated and
downcast over the miscarriage of plans. To see idiotic
children, denotes affliction and unhappy changes in
Idle If you dream of being
idle, you will fail to accomplish your designs. To see
your friends in idleness, you will hear of some trouble
affecting them. For a young woman to dream that she is
leading an idle existence, she will fall into bad
habits, and is likely to marry a shiftless man.
Idols Should you dream of worshiping idols, you will
make slow progress to wealth or fame, as you will let
petty things tyrannize over you. To break idols,
signifies a strong mastery over self, and no work will
deter you in your upward rise to positions of honor. To
see others worshiping idols, great differences will rise
up between you and warm friends. To dream that you are
denouncing idolatry, great distinction is in store for
you through your understanding of the natural
inclinations of the human mind.
Illness For a woman to dream of her own illness,
foretells that some unforeseen event will throw her into
a frenzy of despair by causing her to miss some
anticipated visit or entertainment. See
Illumination If you see strange and weird illuminations in your dreams, you
will meet with disappointments and failures on every
hand. Illuminated faces, indicate unsettled business,
both private and official. To see the heavens
illuminated, with the moon in all her weirdness,
unnatural stars and a red sun, or a golden one, you may
look for distress in its worst form. Death, family
troubles, and national upheavals will occur. To see
children in the lighted heavens, warns you to control
your feelings, as irrevocable wrong may be done in a
frenzy of feeling arising over seeming neglect by your
dear ones. To see illuminated human figures or animals
in the heavens, denotes failure and trouble dark clouds
overshadow fortune. To see them fall to the earth and
men shoot them with guns, many troubles and obstacles
will go to nought before your energy and determination
to rise. To see illuminated snakes, or any other
creeping thing, enemies will surround you, and use
hellish means to overthrow you. Image. If you dream that
you see images, you will have poor success in business
or love. To set up an image in your home, portends that
you will be weak minded and easily led astray. Women
should be careful of their reputation after a dream of
this kind. If the images are ugly, you will have trouble
in your home.
Imitation To dream of imitations, means that persons are
working to deceive you. For a young woman to dream some one is
imitating her lover or herself, foretells she will be imposed upon,
and will suffer for the faults of others.
Implements To dream of implements, denotes
unsatisfactory means of accomplishing some work. If the
implements are broken, you will be threatened with death
or serious illness of relatives or friends, or failure
Imps To see imps in
your dream, signifies trouble from what seems a passing
pleasure. To dream that you are an imp, denotes that
folly and vice will bring you to poverty.
Inauguration To dream of inauguration, denotes you
will rise to higher position than you have yet enjoyed.
For a young woman to be disappointed in attending an
inauguration, predicts she will fail to obtain her
Incantation To dream you
are using incantations, signifies unpleasantness between
husband and wife, or sweethearts. To hear others
repeating them, implies dissembling among your friends.
Incest. To dream of incestuous practices, denotes you
will fall from honorable places, and will also suffer
loss in business. Incoherent. To dream of incoherency,
usually denotes extreme nervousness and excitement
through the oppression of changing events.
Income To dream of coming into the possession of
your income, denotes that you may deceive some one and
cause trouble to your family and friends. To dream that
some of your family inherits an income, predicts success
for you. For a woman to dream of losing her income,
signifies disappointments in life. To dream that your
income is insufficient to support you, denotes trouble
to relatives or friends. To dream of a portion of your
income remaining, signifies that you will be very
successful for a short time, but you may expect more
than you receive.
dream of an increase in your family, may denote failure
in some of your plans, and success to another. To dream
of an increase in your business, signifies that you will
overcome existing troubles.
Independent To dream that you are very independent,
denotes that you have a rival who may do you an
injustice. To dream that you gain an independence of
wealth, you may not be so successful at that time as you
expect, but good results are promised.
India Rubber To dream of India rubber, denotes unfavorable
changes in your affairs. If you stretch it, you will try to
establish a greater business than you can support. Indifference. To
dream of indifference, signifies pleasant companions for a very
short time. For a young woman to dream that her sweetheart is
indifferent to her, signifies that he may not prove his affections
in the most appropriate way. To dream that she is indifferent to
him, means that she will prove untrue to him.
Indigo To see indigo in a dream, denotes you will
deceive friendly persons in order to cheat them out of
their be longings. To see indigo water, foretells you
will be involved in an ugly love affair. Indigestion. To
dream of indigestion, indicates unhealthy and gloomy
Indistinct If in
your dreams you see objects indistinctly, it portends
unfaithfulness in friendships, and uncertain dealings.
Indulgence. For a woman to dream of indulgence, denotes
that she will not escape unfavorable comment on her
Industry To dream that you are industrious, denotes that you
will be unusually active in planning and working out ideas to
further your interests, and that you will be successful in your
undertakings. For a lover to dream of being industriously at work,
shows he will succeed in business, and that his companion will
advance his position. To see others busy, is favorable to the
Infants To dream of seeing a newly born infant, denotes
pleasant surprises are nearing you. For a young woman to dream she
has an infant, foretells she will be accused of indulgence in
immoral pastime. To see an infant swimming, portends a fortunate
escape from some entanglement.
dream that you leave an infirmary, denotes your escape
from wily enemies who will cause you much worry. See
Infirmities To dream of infirmities, denotes misfortune in love and business
enemies are not to be misunderstood, and sickness may
follow. To dream that you see others infirm, denotes
that you may have various troubles and disappointments
Influence If you dream of seeking rank or advancement through
the influence of others, your desires will fail to materialize but
if you are in an influential position, your prospects will assume a
bright form. To see friends in high positions, your companions will
be congenial, and you will be free from vexations.
Inheritance To dream that you receive an inheritance, foretells that you
will be successful in easily obtaining your desires. See
Injury To dream of an injury being done you,
signifies that an unfortunate occurrence will soon grieve and vex
you. See Hurt. Ink. To see ink spilled over one's clothing, many
small and spiteful meanness's will be wrought you through envy. If a
young woman sees ink, she will be slandered by a rival. To dream
that you have ink on your fingers, you will be jealous and seek to
injure some one unless you exercise your better nature. If it is red
ink, you will be involved in a serious trouble. To dream that you
make ink, you will engage in a low and debasing business, and you
will fall into disreputable associations. To see bottles of ink in
your dreams, indicates enemies and unsuccessful interests.
Ink-stand Empty ink-stands denote that you will narrowly escape public
denunciation for some supposed injustice. To see them
filled with ink, if you are not cautious, enemies will
succeed in calumniation. Inn. To dream of an inn,
denotes prosperity and pleasures, if the inn is
commodious and well furnished. To be at a dilapidated
and ill kept inn, denotes poor success, or mournful
tasks, or unhappy journeys. Inquest. To dream of an
inquest, foretells you will be unfortunate in your
Inquisition To dream
of an inquisition, bespeaks for you an endless round of
trouble and great disappointment. If you are brought
before an inquisition on a charge of willfulness, you
will be unable to defend yourself from malicious
Insane To dream of being insane, forebodes disastrous results to some
newly undertaken work, or ill health may work sad
changes in your prospects. To see others insane, denotes
disagreeable contact with suffering and appeals from the
poverty-stricken. The utmost care should be taken of the
health after this dream.
Inscription To dream you see an inscription, foretells you
will shortly receive unpleasant communications. If you are reading
them on tombs, you will be distressed by sickness of a grave nature.
To write one, you will lose a valued friend.
Insolvent If you dream that you are insolvent, you will not have to resort
to this means to square yourself with the world, as your
energy and pride will enable you to transact business in
a fair way. But other worries may sorely afflict you. To
dream that others are insolvent, you will meet with
honest men in your dealings, but by their frankness they
may harm you. For a young woman, it means her sweetheart
will be honest and thrifty, but vexatious discords may
arise in her affairs.
To dream of being intemperate in the use of your
intellectual forces, you will seek after foolish
knowledge fail to benefit yourself, and give pain and
displeasure to your friends. If you are intemperate in
love, or other passions, you will reap disease or loss
of fortune and esteem. For a young woman to thus dream,
she will lose a lover and incur the displeasure of close
Intercede To intercede for some one in your dreams, shows you
will secure aid when you desire it most.
Intermarry To dream of intermarrying, denotes quarrels and contentions
which will precipitate you into trouble and loss.
Interpreter. To dream of an interpreter, denotes you
will undertake affairs which will fail in profit.
Intestine To dream of seeing intestines, signifies you are about to be
visited by a grave calamity, which will remove some
friend. To see your own intestines, denotes grave
situations are closing around you sickness of a nature
to affect you in your daily communications with others
threatens you. Probable loss, with much displeasure, is
also denoted. If you think you lay them upon something,
which turns out to be a radiator, and they begin to grow
hot and make you very uncomfortable, and you ask others
to assist you, and they refuse, it foretells unexpected
calamity, which will probably come in the form of a
desperate illness or a misfortune for which you will be
censured by those formerly your friends. You may have
trouble in extricating yourself from an unpromising
Intoxication To dream of intoxication, denotes that you are
cultivating your desires for illicit pleasures. See
Inundation To dream of seeing cities or country submerged in dark, seething
waters, denotes great misfortune and loss of life
through some dreadful calamity. To see human beings
swept away in an inundation, portends bereavements and
despair, making life gloomy and unprofitable. To see a
large area inundated with clear water, denotes profit
and ease after seemingly hopeless struggles with
fortune. See Food.
Invalid To dream of invalids, is a sign of displeasing
companions interfering with your interest. To think you are one,
portends you are threatened with displeasing circumstances.
Invective. To dream of using invectives, warns you of passionate
outbursts of anger, which may estrange you from close companions. To
hear others using them, enemies are closing you in to apparent wrong
Inventor To dream of an inventor,
foretells you will soon achieve some unique work which
will add honor to your name. To dream that you are
inventing something, or feel interested in some
invention, denotes you will aspire to fortune and will
be successful in your designs.
Invite To dream that you invite persons to visit you, denotes
that some unpleasant event is near, and will cause worry
and excitement in your otherwise pleasant surroundings.
If you are invited to make a visit, you will receive sad
news. For a woman to dream that she is invited to attend
a party, she will have pleasant anticipations, but ill
luck will mar them.
Iron To dream
of iron, is a harsh omen of distress. To feel an iron
weight bearing you down, signifies mental perplexities
and material losses. To strike with iron, denotes
selfishness and cruelty to those dependent upon you. To
dream that you manufacture iron, denotes that you will
use unjust means to accumulate wealth. To sell iron, you
will have doubtful success, and your friends will not be
of noble character. To see old, rusty iron, signifies
poverty and disappointment. To dream that the price of
iron goes down, you will realize that fortune is a very
unsafe factor in your life. If iron advances, you will
see a gleam of hope in a dark prospectus. To see red-hot
iron in your dreams, denotes failure for you by
Ironing To dream of ironing, denotes domestic comforts and
orderly business. If a woman dreams that she burns her hands while
ironing, it foretells she will have illness or jealousy to disturb
her peace. If she scorches the clothes, she will have a rival who
will cause her much displeasure and suspicions. If the irons seem
too cold, she will lack affection in her home.
Island To dream that you are on an island in a clear
stream, signifies pleasant journeys and fortunate
enterprises. To a woman, this omens a happy marriage. A
barren island, indicates forfeiture of happiness and
money through intemperance. To see an island, denotes
comfort and easy circumstances after much striving and
worrying to meet honorable obligations. To see people on
an island, denotes a struggle to raise yourself higher
in prominent circles.
Itch To see persons with the itch, and you endeavor to escape
contact, you will stand in fear of distressing results when your
endeavors will bring pleasant success. If you dream you have the
itch yourself, you will be harshly used, and will defend yourself by
incriminating others. For a young woman to have this dream, omens
she will fall into dissolute companionship. To dream that you itch,
denotes unpleasant avocations.
Ivory To dream of ivory, is favorable to the fortune of the dreamer.
To see huge pieces of ivory being carried, denotes
financial success and pleasures unalloyed.
Ivy To dream of seeing ivy growing on trees or
houses, predicts excellent health and increase of
fortune. Innumerable joys will succeed this dream. To a
young woman, it augurs many prized distinctions. If she
sees ivy clinging to the wall in the moonlight, she will
have clandestine meetings with young men. Withered ivy,
denotes broken engagements and sadness.