Traditionally, to dream of apes or monkeys links with the mischievous side of ourselves. However, as perception changes, the symbolism is more of natural intelligence. Also consult the entry for monkey in animals for further information.
Unlike a monkey, an ape is figurative of a person who goes “ape”, acting wild or crazy
A warning; unlike “monkey”, a gorilla is figurative of a heathen, savage-like person
(See Gibbon; Monkey)
(Flee; Run away) Ifone sees himself turning and running away in the face of a battle in a dream, it means that he may contract a venereal disease, or suffer from syphilis. Takingflight in a dream also may mean reverting to what is proper. On the other hand, it may mean falling into sin to […]
Running on empty reﬂects one’s running out of physical or emotional gasoline.
(Pearls) In a dream, cold tears mean happiness while warm tears mean sadness. Running tears over one’s cheeks without crying in a dream mean slander that carries weight. Guarded tears in someone’s eyes that do not flow over his cheeks in a dream mean storing illegal money, or disguising the unlawful source of one’s income […]
(Dismay; Fright; Terror) In a dream, fear means the opposite. In fact, fear in a dream represents peacefulness and repentance in wakefulness. If one sees himselfscared and running away from fear in a dream, it means that he will win the upper hand. If one sees himself in a dream waiting to battle with fear, […]
1. If machinery is complex, it means life is complex. 2. If one feels awed by, unable to operate, machinery, then one feels overwhelmed by reality. 3. Powerful. 4. Smoothly running machinery means a smooth-running life.