Accept credit without taking on vanity and arrogance. Repattern these personality traits for your own benefit. Reproach. Related DreamsApplause To hear applause in your dream, indicates that you are seeking acclaim and recognition. You need to acknowledge yourself in some area or situation in your life.If you dream that you are clapping, you must learn to love yourself more.Applause 1. A good job. 2. Desire to be acknowledged for what one has accomplished. 3. The need for love (“like waves of love coming across the footlights”—all about eve).