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Eagles - To see an eagle in your dream, symbolizes nobility, pride, fierceness, freedom, superiority, courage, and powerful intellectual ability. Eagles also indicate self-renewal. You will struggle fiercely and courageously to realize your highest ambitions and greatest desires.

Ears – To see ears in your dreams, suggests that you need to be more responsive or receptive to guidance and assistance from others. You may be relying too much on your own judgement and intuition. You need to listen more closely to what you are being told.

Earth – To see the earth in your dream, signifies wholeness and global consciousness. It may also symbolize the sense of being “grounded” and your need to be realistic.

Earthquake – To dream of an earthquake, suggests that you are experiencing a major “shake-up” that is threatening your stability and foundation. The dream highlights you insecurity, fears and sense of helplessness. If you find cover from the quake, you will overcome these challenges.

East - To dream that you are headed east, represents inner wisdom and spiritual enlightenment. You need to devote or dedicate yourself to your goals, family, career, etc. The direction east also symbolizes the sun. Since east is related to the direction right, it can suggest that you are headed in the right direction.

Easter – To dream about Easter, suggests that the worst of your problems are over. You will experience joy again after a period of darkness and sadness. You need to walk with your head held high and stop being ashamed. Alternatively, the dream symbolizes resurrection.

Eating – To dream that you are eating alone, signifies loss, loneliness, and depression. You may feel rejected, excluded, and cut off from social/family ties. Eating may be a replacement for companionship and provide comfort for you. Alternatively, eating alone may reflect independent needs. Also consider the pun, “what’s eating you up?” in reference to anxiety that you may be feeling. To dream that you are eating with others, denotes prosperous undertakings, personal gain, and joyous spirits.

Eclipse – To dream of an eclipse of the sun, forewarns of enjoying life in excess. Too much partying and too much drinking will lead to major health problems. You will experience temporary failure in business. To dream of an eclipse of the moon, signifies that some hidden aspect of your self is coming to the surface.

Education - To dream you are anxious to obtain an education, symbolizes your desire for knowledge.

Eggs - To see or eat eggs in your dream, symbolizes fertility, birth and your creative potential. It indicates that something new is about to happen. To find a nest filled with eggs in your dream, signifies some financial gain; the more abundant and bigger the eggs, the more significant the gain. To see cracked or broken eggs in your dream, denotes that you will suffer from many disappointments and misfortunes. It is indicative of a fragile state in your life and feelings of vulnerability. Alternatively, you may be breaking out of your shell and being comfortable with who you are.

Egypt – To dream of Egypt, indicates the roots and core of your own emotions and spirituality. It suggests of a time in life where things may have been simpler.

Elbows – To see your own elbows in your dream, indicates that you need to make a space for yourself. Your dream may express hesitance or fear in creating your own space for fear of being scrutinized. To dream that your elbow is wounded, suggests your inability to function in some waking situation. It may also refer to some sexual anxiety. The right elbow relate to moral and ethical issues while the left elbow represents passiveness and your undeveloped characteristics.

Elderly - To see an elderly person in your dream, represents wisdom or spiritual power. Pay attention to the message or advise that they are conveying you. They help provide life answers and solutions to your problems and try to guide you toward the right direction.

Elephant - To see an elephant in your dream, signifies that you are laying a solid groundwork for wealth and success. You hold a position of honour and dignity. If the elephant was wild or untamed, than it indicates tyranny and uncontrollable forces. To see many elephants in your dream, symbolizes tremendous prosperity, strength, power, memory, and intellect.

Elevator - To dream that you are ascending in an elevator, signifies that you will quickly rise to status and wealth. You may have risen to a higher level of consciousness and are looking at the world from an elevated viewpoint. Descending in an elevator, denotes that misfortunes will crush and discourage you. The up and down action of the elevator may represent the ups and downs of your life go emerging out of and submerging into your subconscious.

Elf - To see an elf in your dream, refers to some imbalance and disharmony in your life. The elf often serves as a guide of the soul. Alternatively, it suggests that you need to be more carefree, worry-free, and light-hearted.

Email – To dream about email, indicates that you need to reach out to people who may not necessarily always physically be around. It could also very well mean that you have been spending too much time in front of the computer and this has carried over into your dreams.

Embankment - To dream that you are driving along an embankment, signifies the threat of trouble and unhappiness. To dream that you are riding a horse along an embankment, denotes that you will fearlessly meet and overcome all obstacles in your road to wealth and happiness. To dream that you are walking along an embankment, signifies your weary struggle for elevation and higher status.

Embarrassment – To dream that you are embarrassed, signifies hidden weaknesses, fears and lack of self-confidence. This dream also suggests of insecurities about your sexuality.

Embryo - To dream of an embryo, symbolizes the emergence of a fresh idea. Also, your unconscious feelings may be surfacing. Alternatively, it may refer to your feelings of vulnerability and your need to be protected. However if you are pregnant, it is quite common to see the embryo in your dream.

Emotions - Emotions expressed in dreams are a way for people to act out their feelings which they would not normally express if they were awake. This provides a “safe” outlet for these emotions instead of letting them be pent up.

Emperor - To see an emperor in your dream, represents completion and creativity.

Enchantment - To dream that you are under the spell of enchantment, forewarns that you will be exposed to some evil in the form of pleasure if you are not careful. To dream that your are trying to enchant others, foretells that you will fall into evil. To resist enchantment, signifies that your good advice and counsel will be much sought after.

Enclosure – To dream that you are in an enclosure, indicates that you are in defensive mode. Some situation in your waking life has put you on guard and arouses the need to protect/defend yourself. To dream that you are in an enclosure that is shrinking, indicates that you feel restrained and confined in some circumstance. It represents actual or perceived limitations. You need to start testing out your boundaries in order to grow.

Enemy - To see your enemy in your dream, represents opposing ideas and contradictory attitudes. It also indicates something that you are in denial about or someone whom you are rejecting. Enemies may also represent the enemies within and your inner conflict with yourself. To dream that you are dealing with the enemies, represents a resolution to some inner conflict or waking life problem.

Engagement – To dream that you are engaged to be married, represents sexual or relationship needs. You may be trying to resolve your feelings of loneliness. To dream that you break an engagement, denotes a hasty and unwise decision in some important matter. To dream of a business engagement, signifies concern and worries in an area of your work.

Engine – To see an engine in your dream, represents your heart and its power.

Entertainment – To dream of an entertainment filled with music and dancing, denotes health, prosperity, and pleasant tidings of the absent.

Envelope - To see envelopes in your dream, signifies anticipation or opportunity. To see unopened envelopes, indicates sorrow news and missed opportunities.

Eraser – To see or use an eraser in your dream, suggests that you need to clear up some mistakes that you have made.

Eruption – To see an eruption in your dream, signifies a forceful and jolting outpour of repressed thoughts or urges. You may also be experiencing an upheaval in your life.

Escalator – To see an escalator in your dream, indicates movement between various levels of consciousness. If you are moving up in the escalator, then it suggests that you are addressing and confronting emotional issues. You are moving through your spiritual journey with great progress and ease. If you are going down the escalator, then it implies repression and descent back into your unconscious. It may be indication of a setback.

Escape - To dream that you escape from jail or some place of confinement, signifies your need to escape from a restrictive situation or attitude. On the other hand, it may mean that you are taking an escapist attitude and are refusing to face up to problems that are not going away. To dream that you escape from injury, from an animal, or from any situation, signifies your good health and prosperity. You will experience a favourable turn of events.

Eucalyptus - To see a eucalyptus in your dream, represents protection and the need to feel protected.

Europe – To dream of traveling to Europe, signifies a long journey which will give you some financial gain. Alternatively, it indicates original thought or old ways of thinking.

Evacuation - To dream of an evacuation, suggests that you are isolating yourself and holding back your emotions. To dream that you are in a town that has been evacuated, indicates that you are feeling rejected by those around you. You are feeling unaccepted.

Evening Gown – To see or wear an evening gown in your dream, represents enjoyment, social pleasures, grace and culture. Alternatively, it suggests that you are seeking or trying to attain some sense of happiness. Consider the colour of the gown for additional significance.

Eviction – To dream that you are being evicted, suggests that a present situation or relationship is making you feel helpless and powerless. You feel that you cannot fend for yourself and have a sense of not belonging. Alternatively, you believe that you are being unfairly treated.

Evil – To dream that someone or something is evil, denotes a repressed and/or forbidden aspect of your self. This part of your self may be seeking recognition and acknowledgment. Alternatively, evil may also be a reflection of your strong, negative emotions like hate, anger, etc.

Ex-partner – To dream about your ex-boyfriend/girlfriend or ex-husband/wife, suggests that something or someone in your current life that is bringing out similar feelings you felt during the relationship with your ex. The dream may be a way of alerting you to the same or similar behaviour in a current relationship. What you learn from that previous relationship may need to be applied to the present one so that you do no repeat the same mistake.

Exam – To dream that you are taking an exam, signifies insecurities, fear of not meeting others’ expectations, and fear of failure.

Exercise – To dream that you are exercising, signifies your worries about your health. You may be concerned about fitting into society’s ideals of beauty. Alternatively, the dream may also indicate that you need to exercise your rights and power in some situation.

Explosion - To see explosions in your dream, signifies a loss and displeasure in business. It may also mean that your repressed emotions and rage have come to the surface in a forceful and violent manner.

Eyeglasses – To dream that you are wearing eyeglasses and you do not normally wear them, suggests that you need a clearer view on a situation. There may have been a misunderstanding or a situation was misperceived and needs to be seen more clearly. To see broken eyeglasses in your dream, indicates that your vision and perception is impaired. You are not seeing the facts correctly.

Eyes – To see your own eyes in your dream, represents enlightenment, knowledge, comprehension, understanding, and intellectual awareness. Unconscious thoughts may be coming onto the surface. The left eye is symbolic of the moon, while the right eye represents the sun. It may also be a pun on “I” or the self. To dream that you have something in your eye, represents obstacles in your path. Alternatively, it may represent your critical view and how you tend to see faults in others. To dream that you have one eye, indicates your refusal to accept another viewpoint. It suggests that you are one-sided in your ways of thinking. To dream that you have a third eye, symbolizes inner vision and insight.