1. Able to overcome obstacles. 2. Carefully view one’s life with a critical eye (how did one build it?). Also, click to see other meanings of this dream.Carpenter One who builds up others; see “construction”Plane (Tool, Carpenter’s) 1. Successful projects are underway. 2. A desire to make things work well, “smooth” out difﬁculties, remove obstacles.Carpenter To watch a carpenter at work denotes the need for diligent application to your own occupation if you wish to succeed.Carpenter A man who subdues people. He has great influential powers.