Oak Tree: Remember Pocahontas? An oak tree has and will always represent knowledge, wisdom and power from within. When you dream of an oak tree it means that you have a firm grounding and you are destined to do well.
Oars: When you dream of using oars to get across the sea of water in front you it indicates you are moving forward and have the ability to manage your feelings. Through what you have learnt in the past, paddling through that water has become less challenging for you. If you find that you are putting a lot of energy and paddling through muddy water it signifies difficulty overcoming your past.
If you are only using one oar it suggests that no matter how hard you paddle, you are not going to go forward but rather just go around in circles and return to where you started. On the other hand it represents your desire or need to have a companion or help in your waking life.
Oasis: Dreaming of an oasis is symbolic of either needing a vacation, thirsty for something or emotional quenching. Are you looking for an oasis or did you find one and drinking from it? If you are seeking an oasis it indicates you are on a quest to quench your worries and anxiety with inner turmoil or situations in your life. You need some sort of help in order to satisfy and get rid of the problem.
If you found an oasis and enjoying the water, you have quenched your thirst and gotten over an obstacle. If the oasis is just a delusion and you dive for it and it disappears then it means you are going after the wrong things in life. Instead of rushing and craving something so badly that you need to have illusions, work a little bit harder on searching for the right path to success.
Oath: When you dream of taking an oath it means you want to uncover facts and truth or simply that you are ready to commit yourself to something. If you refuse to take an oath it represents you are hiding the truth to something or that you are running away from commitment.
Oatmeal: Oatmeal is symbolic of power and being able to handle things that come your way. If you are eating oatmeal it means that you are in control of yourself and know what you want in life. IF you are making oatmeal for someone else it represents you are in charge of and responsible for someones future.
Obedience: Are you following and taking orders that you wont normally do in your waking life? This signifies your acceptance that there are others who have greater power and authority over you. Otherwise, it means you are too weak and allowing others to take advantage of you. Learn to stand your ground!
If you are having problems taking orders it suggests you like to be defiant and do what you want. You do not like rules and other people telling you what to do. If someone is listening to you and being obedient it represents your control and authority over other people.
Obese: Dreaming of being obese, if you are not obese, indicates worry or fear of gaining weight. You are lacking self control and indulging often. On the other hand, if you are actually obese in your waking life, the dream is depicting your situation and inability to become healthy. Are you happy with your image or are you only fooling yourself? Do what you need to do to build up your self esteem and create a healthy approach to life mentally and physically.
Obituary: This does not necessarily mean death of someone but as in dream symbols death symbolizes the end of things. Therefore, reading an obituary indicates that your old ways are done and you are ready for new things.
Obligation: Being obligated to someone in your dream represents you are liable for others. On the other hand, if someone is obligated to you then it suggests your move to be successful.
Obscene: How did you react to this obscene behavior in your dream? If it affected you then whatever you did in your life is making you repentant. When you see or hear obscenity it signifies qualities of yourself that you are hiding because you know they are not good. Alternatively it suggests that you feel constrained and unable to express your sensual side to its fullest.
Observatory: Dreaming of an observatory symbolizes your aims and ambitions.
Obsession: Your unconscious is warning you about something that may easily become overbearing and cause you to forget everything else that matters. This obsession in your dream implies that if you are not careful it could be reality. So you need to deal with whatever problem before it gets out of control.
Obstacle: Dreaming of dealing with an obstacle is advice for how to deal with one in your waking life. The dream is offering you solutions to a problem.
Obstacle Courses: An obstacle course in your dream signifies whatever is in your path that you must rise above and jump over to attain achievement. Whatever the obstacle course is made of indicates the issues and hindrances you would be faced with in your waking life.
Ocean: When you dream of an ocean it is symbolic of emotions. Water dreams meaning . Alternatively, the dream means that you are feeling empowered and unhindered. The ocean represents opportunities with no barriers. If the ocean is calm then you are relaxed.
If you dream that you are sailing across the ocean by yourself then you have become independent. If the ocean rough, hard to get across, it implies negative feelings. If you are with a crew then it suggests that you have help to battle the rough tides ahead.
Octopus: An octopus in your dream suggests that you are disheveled by something. The octopus could also represent how you hold on to things or people and do not know how to let loose.
Odd Numbers: Odd numbers represent imbalance and situation that were left in the air and unanswered.
Odor: First of all, was it a nice or rank smell? Whatever ever the smell, tells you what type of memory you are recalling in your dream.
Offense: You may appear mighty and strong when you are up but your unconscious is suffering! Something or someone is offended you in your life and you have not expressed your feelings about it and it is getting to you. If you are doing the offending then you are very insensitive to others which you need to be aware of.
Offering: Dreaming of making and offering indicates that you are repenting for things that you have done in the past. Otherwise it just means that you are giving up something that means a lot to you to benefit yourself or a situation.
Office: Dreaming of your own office suggests that you are overwhelming yourself with too much work and need to take a vacation. If you dream of an office which is not yours then it represents you are trying to compete or evaluate yourself based on other peoples terms. If you hold public office in your dream then it signifies you understand what you did and how it was wrong and know that you must pay the price of your actions.
Officer: When you dream that you are an officer it implies your ability to control and have authority. If you see an officer it signifies that you need more restraint and direction in your life. You need to learn that you would be punished for your wrong doings.
Oil: Dreaming of oil indicates that you want to have things in your life go by easily and with less effort. On the other hand you could need to oil up and get moving. If you dream of crude oil it denotes financial gain. Otherwise you may be unaware of how much energy you use up. If you dream of using or seeing massage oils then you need to be more open with your sexuality.
Ointment: Dreaming of an ointment is symbolic of curing yourself and getting to understand you better.
Old: Dreaming of an old item indicates either that your need to throw out your old stuff or you need to dig through your basement or attic and use things from the past to help you in your life now.
Olives: Olives, in your dream, are similar to an ointment. They represent healing, hope and peace. You may notice the symbols of an olive branch were used often in ancient Europe. Gods from ancient Greece wore an olive branch crown and the dove, to represent peace, had an olive branch in its mouth.
Olympics: Dreaming of being a competitor in the Olympics suggests that you need to chase your dreams and fight for what you want in life. The dream may also be telling you that you should appreciate harmony and unification that is present around you. You should put aside your diversity and make peace. If you actually aspire to be an athlete then the dream signifies this.
Omelet: An omelet in your dream suggests that your current actions are leading you the right way. If you are trying to make an omelet without enough eggs then your unconscious is telling you that without the right tools and commitment, you cannot fulfill your ambitions.
One-Eyed: Dreaming that you have the use of one eye implies that you views and the way you handle things are very one sided. You tend to see things in only one aspect and not examine different views.
Onions: When you dream of onions it indicates that things are hidden in between layers. You need to go through the layers in order to understand how to deal with an issue. If you cry from onions it suggests you are not being true and honest about things.
Onyx: Dreaming of onyx is representative of power in yourself that you are not aware of. You have a sense of self worth and have great strength mentally.
Opal: When you dream of opal it symbolizes your yearning for sex. Otherwise opal is a seen as a symbol of bad luck and heartache.
Opening: To see an opening in your dream, signifies a strong influence and powerful inspiration entering your life. You are feeling uplifted, confident and happy. To dream that you are opening something, suggests that you are unleashing your potential. It represents new opportunities, insight, and self-discovery.
Opera: To watch an opera in your dream, represents your quest for the grander things in life. The dream may also be trying to tell you that you are being overly dramatic in some waking situation.
Operation: To dream that you are having an operation, suggests that you need to get something out of your system or cut it out of your life. Perhaps you need to let go of something or change your habits. To dream that you are operating on someone, indicates that you are facing some deep issues or dealing with some repressed thoughts. To dream of a military operation, suggests that you need to approach some issue or situation with discipline, precision and planning. Do not rush through your decision.
Operator: To dream of a telephone operator, indicates that you are looking for some guidance into your unconscious.
Opium: To see or smoke opium in your dream, suggests that there is an issue or situation that you are avoiding. You are prolonging a decision that needs to be made. It is time to take control and stop relying on outside help. Alternatively, the dream suggests that you need to relax and take it easy.
Opponent: To dream that you have an opponent, signifies an aspect of yourself in which you are in conflict with. Consider what you are fighting within yourself.
Optician: To see an optometrist in your dream, suggests that there is some situation or problem that you are unclear about. You need to look at things from a different angle or new perspective.
Oracle: To dream of an oracle, symbolizes your belief of fate. You are seeking some guidance or are expressing a desire to know what the future has in stored for you. The dream also serves to offer reassurance needed for you to move forward and look ahead in a positive direction.
Oral Sex: To dream that you are giving or receiving oral sex, signifies your willingness to give or receive pleasure/joy. It is symbolic of your creative energy and reaffirms that you are headed in the right direction in life. The dream may also be a pun on “talking about sex.” Perhaps, you need to communicate with your mate about your sexual needs and desires. Or you are acting out your sexual wishes. To dream that you are performing oral sex on yourself, represents your need for self-gratification.
Oranges: To see an orange tree in your dream, signifies health and prosperity. To dream that you are eating oranges, indicate satisfaction with your life and where you are at. You are in a good place. Alternatively, it means that you need to be re energized.
Orchestra: When dream of being in an orchestra it signifies making peace with you. You have learnt about what traits you need to work on and now you need to include it in your life. On the other hand the dream could represent your need to be a part of a group. If you hear the music from an orchestra it indicates you are in harmony with your being and the world. If you are conducting an orchestra it suggests you have the power to control others and situations in your life.
Orchids: Dreaming of orchids represents well cared for sexuality and romance. You are very careful with how your deal with your relationships and situations that come your way but you benefit from it in the end.
Ore: When you dream of an ore is suggests that you are still trying to accept the knowledge of life lessons. If you break down your problems in life and use what you have learnt to understand things, you would get by a lot easier.
Organ: A musical organ in your dream symbolizes your spirituality. It could also have a sexual connotation attached to it depending on the context of the dream. If it is an organ from the body it signifies worry about your health.
Organist: Dreaming of an organist signifies peace and unity.
Organization: Dreaming of organizing things represents disorganization in your waking life with some situation and you need to sit down and sort it out. The articles that you are organizing have relevance to what you need to organize within your waking life.
Orgasm: Your dream either means that you are sexually frustrated or you have finished something that caused you stimulation. If you did not reach orgasmic stage it indicates that something, not necessarily sex, is causing you disappointment and displeasure.
Orgy: If you have problems enjoying sex then the dream suggests that you let loose a bit and try out different things that would satisfy your sexual energy. In other words enjoy sex and stop holding back! On the other hand it could mean that you are trying to do too many things and make too many commitments that is causing you not to please everyone or complete things to the best of your ability.
Origami: Pay attention to what object you are creating and consider the relevance of it in your life. The dream is symbolic that you have to start communicating things through writings and your creativity.
Ornament: An ornament in your dream suggests the things you enjoy and use to relax in your life.
Orphan: If you dream of seeing an orphan it means you are afraid that you would end up alone. If you are the orphan in your dream it indicates that you are too sheltered and dependent on others. You need to learn to give of yourself and do things on your own.
Orphanage: An orphanage in your dream indicates feelings of neglect or acceptance. If you feel lonely and that no one takes the time to help you then the dream means you feel lost and in need of attention. Otherwise, the dream serves as assurance that you finally got the help and care you needed.
Orthodontist: Are you worried or conscious of the appearance of your teeth? If not then the dream means that you are losing control over changes in your life.
Ouija Board: An Ouija board symbolizes broken relationships and failed ventures. If things are going great then the dream represents you are set and prepared to take the necessary steps to get what you want. On the other hand, the Ouija board could just be a way for your unconscious to relay a message to you. If the board does not work properly, it is a warning, implies that whatever you are aiming for is causing you to fall. Try to choose something that will lead to positivity in your life.
Outbreak: When you dream of an outbreak it signifies that you are letting bad thoughts and anger get to you.
Outcast: Feeling neglected or out of place? A dream of being an outcast indicates that you have unwanted qualities that you have been trying to get out of your personality.
Outer Space: When you dream of outer space it suggests that you have discovered and being surprised by unexpected people or things that have come into your life.
Outlaw: Dreaming of being an outlaw indicates that you feel you are above the law and other people. Even though you try to hide these traits the fact is you do things to prove that you are more powerful.
Outlet: Seeing an outlet in your dream indicates that you are looking for a way to release your feelings. You need an outlet per say to let go out all the energy you have stored up.
Outside: When you dream that you are outside it denotes your ability to appreciate all that life has to offer. You are accepting and free to go out as you please. On the other hand the dream could mean that you are doing precisely the opposite and you need to go out and enjoy yourself more.
Oval: An oval has two meanings. The dream either denotes femininity or the energies your give off. Try and understand the dream by the appearance of the oval and how it relates to your life.
Ovaries: When you dream of ovaries it suggests that you are worried and anxious about having children. You may be pregnant or you may be having problems getting pregnant.
Oven: Dreaming of an oven with the heat on symbolizes positive feelings of energy that you give off. You are full of warmth, care and love. If you are cooking something in the oven, it means that you are either pregnant or you have put the preparation in and ready to make things rise in your life.
Overcoat: A dream of wearing an overcoat indicates that you have up a protective layer so that you would not get hurt. You feel that by putting up a wall from the world and not letting people get too close that you are going to ultimately protect yourself.
Overall: Wearing overalls in a dream suggests that you are too laid back and need to actually put in some work to get results. On the other hand, overall could mean to pay attention to the entire picture and stop focusing on small things.
Overdose: If you dream of taking an overdose or someone taking an overdose indicates that you are pushing your limits. Be careful how you proceed because if you push yourself to a point where you cannot handle, the overload is going to cause your body to shut down. Try and make some alterations so that you do not do self harm.
Owl: (See in depth analysis of owl symbolism) The owl has both a positive and negative symbolism that suggest an ending (death) and the starting of new. It can be translated to wisdom, intelligence, foresight and psychic abilities.
Oxygen: Did you jump out of an ocean and took a breath of fresh air? This dream is representative of self renewal and a new outlook on things. If you dream that you do not have oxygen or in need of oxygen it implies that you need another method of dealing with things because you feel overwhelmed with things in your life at the moment.
Oxygen Mask: An oxygen mask in your dream indicates a necessity to get out of a situation that is causing you to feel stifled.
Oysters: A dream of eating oysters symbolizes sensuality and sexual satisfaction. If you see empty oyster shells it denotes financial problems. If you see oysters it indicates knowledge, growth and strength. If you see the oysters closing and opening it means that you are having problems letting people into your life. On the other hand, if you see an open oyster, your unconscious is telling you to go out and enjoy the benefits the world has to offer.