1. One is planning to dispense with or cut off something. 2. Fear of punishment for something one has done in life.
There is a sense of coercion – of having to – in the idea of execution of a task. If we tend to be driven by our emotions this will come across in dreams | violence of any sort in dreams usually signifies that something is badly out of balance, so to dream of an […]
From an emotional perspective, a guillotine indicates that there is the potential for us to lose contact with the part of ourselves that is capable of love, or, in reality, with someone we love. A short, sharp shock in our lives may cause severe disruption.
A guillotine in a dream indicates an irrational aspect in our personality, which is trying to queer our pitch. We may be afraid of losing self-control in an everyday situation, or of having part of our personality amputated. We could be aware of an injury to our person or to our dignity.
To see a guillotine in your dream, symbolizes anger, hostility and the eruption of strong emotions. It may suggest that you are not using good judgement and that you need to think things through before you act.
A guillotine represents a severance of some kind in dreams. Since it severs the head from the body, it suggests that we may have become severed from our spiritual sources.