(Dagger; Kitchen knife) In a dream, a knife represents the servant of the house or its sire who strives to serve and benefit his family and friends. Its sharpness represents the effectiveness of his commands, the force by which they are carried, or one’s magnanimity and distinct personality. If a woman sees herself carrying a […]
It can be important in a dream about a knife to notice what type is being used. For instance, a table knife would be interpreted very differently to a swiss army knife. Both are functional, but the former would only be appropriate under certain circumstances, whereas the latter might have a more universal application. To […]
The knife, in dreams, has several associations. It is a symbol of fear, either physically or morally. Dissatisfaction that leads to intensive hate and fear can bring on dreams of violence. People and places involved with the dream must be the means to help interpret the dream. The knife, by some analysts, is also a […]
To dream of a knife is bad for the dreamer, as it portends separation and quarrels, and losses in affairs of a business character. To see rusty knives, means dissatisfaction, and complaints of those in the home, and separation of lovers. Sharp knives and highly polished, denotes worry. Foes are ever surrounding you. Broken knives, […]
If we are using a knife we may either be freeing ourselves from restrictions or trying to sever a relationship. If we are being attacked with a knife, it indicates either violent words or actions may be used against us. If we are aware that the knife is blunt, the words may be particularly hurtful. […]
A Freudian symbol for sexual passion. See GUN. A knife being used to sever anything in two implies the impending end of a relationship of any kind – business, friendship, love. A rusty or dull knife implies the dreamer’s lack of ability to sever a relationship that is not serving her. Cutting yourself with a […]
This tool does not have positive connotations. It may reflect the unrest and difficulty that you are experiencing. If you are self-mutilating, consider your actions and/or addictions. If you dream that you are carrying an open knife, switchblade or penknife, this is an omen that you will soon be having some legal troubles; but a […]
To be searching in a dream is an attempt to find an answer to a problem. If we are searching for someone we may be conscious of our loneliness. If we are searching for something we may be aware of an unfulfilled need.
You cut yourself with a knife: you’ll triumph, eventually. • You drop a knife on the floor: you’ll lose money down the drain. • You watch fireworks: your worry disperses
A knife is a symbol of division. There may be something in life that needs to be cut out and got rid of. Alternatively, the knife may be representative of the need to view something from a dual perspective – the spiritual and the physical.