1. Practicing abstinence from sex, drink, drugs or other things that are not necessarily desirable may be a warning that one is overconﬁdent and such habits may quickly return. 2. Sign that one’s life in general needs toning down.
A dream of contrary. To dream that you abstain (by choice) from drink or from any sort of temptation is a warning against overconfidence. But to dream that you abstain from necessity indicates that success and prosperity are on the way.