What are abscess dreams about?
This symbol is identified by words like abscess.
Abscesses in dreams is a exceedingly rare dream symbol, occuring in about 0.006% of dreams. That's about 1 out of every 18,000 dreams. Please note that the data on this page may not represent all dreams with abscesses. This symbol is so rare that less than 20 dreams form the basis of the data on this page.
What are the major highlights of abscess dreams?
Abscesses is a very negatively interconnected dream symbol. Dreams of abscesses greatly reduce the presence of other dream symbols.
Abscess dreams seem to lack places or locations
Dreams of abscesses frequently do not mention places or locations. The dream may or may not take place in varying locations. But dreams of abscesses simply do not mention the location, places, or settings occuring within the dream. Other symbols that are like this include possessing, cancer, love, hair falling out, ovaries, breasts, incest, bees, infidelity, and cocaine.
Abscess dreams have a surprising lack of characters
Dreams of abscesses usually contain less characters than 90% of all other dream symbols. This does not mean they do not contain characters at all. Rather, they simply contain less characters than most other dream symbols. Other symbols that are like this include Argentina, egos, Afghanistan, the galaxy, nuclear bombs, Saudi Arabia, acne, foreseeing, excrement, and abscesses.
Abscess dreams are about love
Dreams containing abscesses are more related to love than 90% of all other dream symbols. Of course each dream is unique and this does not mean that all dreams of abscesses are about love. It simply means that if you dream of abscesses, this dream has a greater chance of being about love than most other dream symbols. Other symbols that are like this include miscarriages, speaking, wanting and wishing, facebook, uncategorized, Costa Rica, husbands, foreshadowing, blue eyes, and Serbia.
Abscess dreams are scary
Dreams containing abscesses are more related to fear than 90% of all other dream symbols. Of course each dream is unique and this does not mean that all dreams of abscesses are about fear. It simply means that if you dream of abscesses, this dream has a great chance of being scarier than most other dream symbols. Other symbols that are like this include psyches, hearing, fantastic beings, scars, vision, El Salvador, sleep paralysis, ghosts, waking, and hyenas.
Abscess dreams focus on sounds
Dreams of abscesses have more words related to sounds than 90% of all other dream symbols. In other words, abscess dreams involve the auditory world. They focus on sounds and hearing. Other symbols that are like this include Kenya, pheasants, Cyprus, nose bleeds, abscesses, castration, recurring dreams, nazis, donkeys, and giving birth.
Abscess dreams focus on smells
Dreams of abscesses have more words related to smells than 90% of all other dream symbols. In other words, abscess dreams involve the world of scents. Other symbols that are like this include Denmark, donkeys, bird cages, baboons, Vietnam, Kenya, embarking, ovaries, caesarean sections, and infesting.
What symbols more present in dreams of abscesses?
Abscess dreams are notable because they have substantially more abscesses, acne, teeth, kittens, dogs, destruction, love, acquaintances, nurses, surprise, social media, fighting, skin, vomiting, rats, hair, depression, orange, body parts, puppies, amazed, spiders, tornados, beauty, showers, boxes, feelings, subconscious, neighbors, general senses, taste, basements, going, pink, best friends, wanting and wishing, clouds, and money than 95% of other dream symbols.
What symbols less present in dreams of abscesses?
Abscesses as a dream symbol do not especially suppress any other dream symbols.
How does the dream symbol of abscesses affect the different aspects of a dream?
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Who is in abscesses dreams?
Overall, dreams with abscesses are much less related to characters in dreams. Specifically, dreams of abscesses are much more related to insects than dreams in general. They are much less related to different roles, much less related to fantastic beings, and much less related to distant people.
What are the emotions in abscesses dreams?
Overall, dreams with abscesses are aren't really related to emotions in dreams. Specifically, dreams of abscesses are much more related to sadness, much more related to embarrassment, and much more related to fear than dreams in general. They are much less related to happiness, much less related to grief and sorrow, and much less related to confusion.
Grief and sorrow
Who is in abscesses dreams?
Overall, dreams with abscesses are much less related to places in dreams. Specifically, dreams of abscesses are much more related to work than dreams in general. They are much less related to home, much less related to human places, and much less related to transportation.
What happens in abscesses dreams?
Overall, dreams with abscesses are more related to events in dreams. Specifically, dreams of abscesses are more related to disasters than dreams in general. They are much less related to aggressive interactions, much less related to friendly interactions, and much less related to sex.
How do abscesses in dreams related to other dream phenomenon?
Overall, dreams with abscesses are less related to dream events in dreams. Specifically, dreams of abscesses are more related to waking life than dreams in general. They are much less related to lucid dreams, much less related to nightmares, and much less related to recurring dreams.
How do abscesses in dreams related the senses?
Overall, dreams with abscesses are much more related to senses in dreams. Specifically, dreams of abscesses are much more related to taste than dreams in general. They are much less related to hearing, much less related to smelling, and less related to vision.
How can you make sense of abscesses in dreams?
Abscess dreams are exceedingly rare Please note that the data on this page may not represent all dreams with abscesses. This symbol is so rare that less than 20 dreams form the basis of the data on this page.. Among other things abscess dreams are very negatively interconnected, lack places or locations, lack characters, about love, scary, focus on sounds, and focus on smells.
Do you think this is true for your dream of abscesses? How might your dream of abscesses be different?
All dreams have meaning
You can gain insight from thinking about any dream, no matter how strange. Only you, as the dreamer, have final say on what your dream may or may not mean. Each dream is unique.
Look for the differences
The DreamWell dictionary provides information on how each dream symbol appears in dreams in general. Finding how experience abscesses in dreams can be a key to understanding its meaning.
Return to the feelings
Our emotions in dreams can help us understand its meaning. Pay attention to how you felt in the dream. Pay attention to how you feel about abscesses in dreams. See how you feel about abscesses now, in your waking life.
What are possible meanings for dreams of abscesses?
Dreaming about an abscess suggests a loss, something you will miss like a tooth. See: Teeth
It can symbolize something that’s been held onto for too long. It’s festering.
It can symbolize defect of character, or negativity. Negativity festers and causes pain.
An abscess is a wound and dreams can use a wound to the body to symbolize a wound to the psyche. The characteristics of the dream wound define the symbolism. An abscess is an infection. So then the question is, what’s infecting you? What’s brewing beneath the surface? See: Infecting, Wounds
An abscess in the mouth can symbolize an inarticulate pain—the mouth is used to communicate, and an abscess is painful, so the ideas connect to create symbolism. It can symbolize using words to wound. See: Mouths
It can symbolize the sort of pain that comes from the deepest depths of a person; for example, from the loss of a cherished loved one, or existential angst. See: Pain
It can mean that an illness of the mind or body is passing, or a time of pain or suffering soon will be over. It’s come to the surface, and now you can be rid of it. See: Illness
An abscess can symbolize disgust with the body and its functions, such as defecation and urination. See: Excrement
A body covered in abscesses can symbolize fear of loss of material wealth or possessions. Or think of it as the many self-wounds that develop from excessive self-criticism, or self-hatred. It’s a picture of how you feel.
This interpretation is from ""The Dream Interpretation Dictionary: Symbols, Signs, and Meanings" and is provided by J.M. DeBord aka "RadOwl". He is the author of several acclaimed books about dreaming, the host of The Dreams That Shape Us podcast, and is a moderator of r/Dreams, one of the largest dream sharing communities on the internet.
Examples of dreams of abscesses
Read some real dream reports of abscess dreams.. These real life dream reports come from the moderated dream sharing communities of Reddit including r/Dreams, r/Nightmares, r/DreamInterpretation, or r/thisdreamihad. Please note that some of these may contain graphic, sexual, or violent images and text. Use the source link for each dream to view and join the discussion of each one.
Dream about Funnel Cloud
Last night I had a dream I was looking out my window and noticed grey skies and a funnel cloud forming close by. I didn’t stay to watch what would happen, I immediately went downstairs first floor, not basement cause I don’t have one) to the safest place I could find which happened to be in my pantry. I could get into it but wanted to clear some stuff out so my dog and I could fit in there more comfortably. I did not witness any destruction as the dream ended when my dog and I were inside, door still open as I still removing stuff out of the pantry.
the feeling I had seeing the cloud was one of terror and I was running out of time and I would be unable to avoid getting hit. However, i never saw a full tornado forming and did not experience it hitting my house.
Also, my dog, my best friend has been fighting so hard for 5 months with a terminal illness. I have been fighting along side him- Every. Single. Day. My life has been about him 24-7- and of course I love to spend as much time with him as possible and it’s kind of always been this way since i got him 9 years ago. His my buddy. However, the emotional toll of medication administration daily (via syringe) and making sure he’s comfortable is a daily struggle. He is worth everything and all the worry and stress and money and I gladly do this for him.
I have been advocating for tooth and abscess removal for months to relieve his pain, but no one will do it. I feel like this is an unattainable task to complete successfully. I have been feeling defeated and that the veterinary system has failed us. We have one last chance with a certified vet dentist tomorrow. We have one more fight to fight tomorrow and I believe this is the biggest reason for the dream.
Last night I had a dream I was looking out my window and noticed grey skies and a funnel cloud forming close by. I didn’t stay to watch what would happen, I...
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had a dream that i basically took a dump from my forehead
i used to have some bad acne on my face and i still get pimples now and then irl. in my dream last night, i had a few pesky ones and the largest was on the right side of my forehead. it wasn't even that big but i decided i'd try popping it by just pressing on the skin around it. it surprised me by producing a huge lump of uh... 'substance' that looked pretty fecal. that wasn't even the end of it. when i pressed again, i basically had a bowel movement come out. i was shocked there could have been so much crap under my skin, considering it wasn't even an abscess or anything and my face had looked pretty okay before popping it. even after getting it all out, my forehead still looked about the same.
needless to say i was really really grossed out.
i used to have some bad acne on my face and i still get pimples now and then irl. in my dream last night, i had a few pesky ones and the largest was on the...
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Had a dream that I had an abscess on my tooth and touched it and it popped and a lot of orange orby looking virus balls fell out of it , my two front teeth were hanging by a thread newly falling out and I pushed them back into place and bit down and it fixed it then I woke up , felt so surreal , any ideas or interpretation of this?
Had a dream that I had an abscess on my tooth and touched it and it popped and a lot of orange orby looking virus balls fell out of it , my two front teeth were...
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A Tube Of Spiders In My Skin
I had a dream last night that I had this large oblong lump on my skin, it seemed to have a head and I thought it was an abscess or something so I squeezed it and to my surprise a glass cylinder came out filled with a bunch of spiders. I accidentally opened it upon expecting it and they started to spill out so I got scared and threw the tube into the pond next to the house I was at. I remember having this deep feeling of betrayal in the dream like someone close to me had done this to me (didn't know who, in the dream) and feeling regretful about throwing it away because it could have been used as evidence. I know there was more but that is all I can remember from this dream. Just wanted to share, as this dream was one of the more peculiar ones I'd ever had and it left me wondering what kind of meaning it may have to dream such things..
I had a dream last night that I had this large oblong lump on my skin, it seemed to have a head and I thought it was an abscess or something so I squeezed it...
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Recovery and Rats
I dreamed that I was at some sort of 12 step recovery meeting with a lot of friendly people and we were all doing art. The group was talking about someone dying (happens a lot) of a person I was aquatinted with pretty well a few years ago and telling stories that I knew were fabricated or being elaborated on and was getting annoyed.
Someone was draining a human abscess randomly.
I left and found my roommates dog near a box of new born puppies or kittens- small critters. I was trying to see if there was a mom in the box and there were all sized of early new born pups or kittens, bunnies, little pink things in there, and something latched on my finger to nurse and I pulled it out of the covers and it was an adorable black rat that was friendly and purring. Got on my shoulder and played in my hair and the group turned and watched me.
Real life: I’m already sober/ been heavily involved in recovery for years. BUT I had some bad dating moves in the rooms- one of which resulted in a stalker ex bf. Also worked in treatment- transitioned and got a normal job with people that are sober. But recently I deleted all the sober groups and recovery acquaintances from social media- like 600 of them. Don’t go to meetings anymore mainly because the weirdo stalker and kinda giving up a whole group because of a handful of bad apples/ generally tired of the same old song and dance.
I also love animals. The rat was really sweet and amazing!
What do you think it means?
I dreamed that I was at some sort of 12 step recovery meeting with a lot of friendly people and we were all doing art. The group was talking about someone dying...
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