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Macaroni - To dream that you are eating macaroni, denotes small losses. To see macaroni in large quantities, signifies that need for you to be frugal, economize, and save money.

Mace - To see or use mace in your dream, represents your quest for objectivity over subjectivity. You do not let your emotions rule your actions.

Machinery - To see machinery in your dream, signifies that a project is giving you much anxiety and distress. However, it will end up being beneficial to you. It may also indicate that you are paying close attention to details and aspects of yourself and others.

Madness - To dream that you are diagnosed with madness or that you are mad, forewarns of trouble, loss, and overwhelming grief. You may have been behaving in an inappropriate way in your waking life. To see others suffering from madness, signifies a gloomy end to hopeful prospects.

Madonna – To see the Madonna in your dream, symbolizes the mystical mother and the giver of life and beauty. It also signifies blessings.

Magazine – To read a magazine in your dream, indicates that you are opened to various new ideas. Consider also the theme and name of the magazine and its symbolism.

Maggot – To see maggots in your dream, represents your anxieties about death. It may also be indicative of some issue or problem that you have been rejecting and it is now “eating away” at you . You need to confront it for it is destroying your sense of harmony and balance.

Magic – To dream that you are performing magic, signifies many pleasant surprises. It may also represent a creative mind and that events will turn out the way you had hoped for. To see others performing magic in your dream, denotes profitable endeavours. To dream of black magic, represents that you have obtained your wishes and wants through underhanded tricks. It also symbolizes evil and treachery.

Magic Carpet – To dream that you are riding a magic carpet, indicates that you are overcoming your obstacles and physical limitations.

Magician – To see a magician in your dream, signifies that an issue or a task at hand may be trickier than you had anticipated.

Magistrate - To see a magistrate in your dream, signifies that you will be involved in a lawsuit or experience loss in business.

Magnet - To see a magnet in your dream, symbolizes negative forces that are drawing you towards a path of dishonour and ruin. It may also signify personal empowerment.

Magnifying Glass – To look through a magnifying glass in your dream, signifies failure to accomplish your work in a satisfactory manner.

Magnolia – To see magnolias in your dream, symbolizes beauty, grace and elegance.

Magnolia Tree – To see a magnolia tree in your dream, indicates your need for attention and to be noticed. You are being overly confident in your abilities. Alternatively, it represents your need to feel protected and safe from life’s problems.

Magpie – To see a magpie in your dream, signifies dissatisfaction and disagreements and that you need to be careful of what you say and do. To see a dead magpie in your dream, symbolizes that malicious rumours will lead to the downfall of another.

Mail – To dream that receive mail, indicates that you need to communicate or re-establish contact with someone from your present/past. It may also represent messages from your unconscious or intuition.

Mailman – To see a mailman in your dream, symbolizes your communications with others. You need to get the word out about something. To dream that you are a mailman, suggests that a message is being channeled to you from your unconscious. Pay close attention to the message of this dream.

Make-Up - To dream that you are applying make-up, signifies that you are trying to cover up or conceal a hidden aspect of yourself. Alternatively, it may signify that you are putting on your best face.

Malice - To dream that you have malice toward others, signifies that others will look down on you because of your ill temper. You need to control your temper. To dream that others have malice towards you, denotes a false friend who is working on harming you.

Mall - To dream that you are at the mall, represents your attempts in making a favourable impression on someone. The mall is also symbolic of materialism and the need to keep up with the trends, fads, and/or the latest technology.

Mallet - To see a mallet in your dream, signifies chaos in the home. You will be treated unkindly and insensitively by friends even though you are in ill health.

Man – To see a man in your dream, denotes the masculine aspect of yourself – the side that is assertive, rational, aggressive, and/or competitive. If the man is known to you, then the dream may reflect you feelings and concerns you have about him. If you are a woman and dream that you are in the arms of a man, suggests that you are accepting and welcoming your stronger assertive personality . It may also highlight your desires to be in a relationship and your image of the ideal man.

Mandela – To see a Mandela in your dream, signifies that positive changes are occurring in your waking life. It also symbolizes wholeness, unity, healing, spirituality, and harmony.

Mango - To see or eat a mango in your dream, symbolizes fertility, sexual desires, and lust. Alternatively, the mango may also be a pun to mean “man go” in reference to a relationship in which you should let go and move on.

Manicure - To dream that you are getting a manicure, represents glamour and beauty. You are seeking attention for the work you have done. You may also be expressing something beautiful and positive through your work.

Mannequin – To see a mannequin in your dream, represents an extension of your own self that you are projecting. You may feel that you are not playing an active enough role in some situation. Consider how the mannequin is dressed for clues as to what you may wish to act out, but have not done so.

Mansion – To see a mansion from afar in your dream, signifies that you will elevate high up in the social ladder. To dream that you are in a mansion, denotes wealthy possessions for you.

Manure – To see manure in your dream, symbolizes good luck and fruitful gains.

Manuscript - To dream that you are writing a manuscript, signifies fears in not accomplishing your greatest desires. To dream that your manuscript is rejected by a publisher, denotes that you will experience temporary hopelessness. Once you overcome this period, your hopes will eventually be realized.

Map – To dream that you see or study a map, signifies that you are being guided and led in a direction that will fulfil your needs and goals.

Maple – To see a maple in your dream, symbolizes humility, warmth, and openness. It also indicates positive gains, happiness and fullness of life. To see a falling maple tree, indicates family disharmony and broken ties. To see a maple leaf in your dream, represents each of the five senses and what it has to offer. It also denotes a helping or protective hand.

Marble - To dream that you are polishing marble, represents your enduring efforts and perseverance.

March – To dream of the month of March, signifies disappointing returns in business and your honour and trust will be called into question.

Mardi gras - To dream of Mardi gras, indicates your need to release your inhibitions and let yourself go.

Mare – To see a mare or several mares in your dream, represents your intuition. To see a white mare in your dream, symbolizes spirit and creativity.

Marigold – To see marigolds in your dream, denotes that you need to be more careful and frugal with your spending.

Mariner - To dream that you are a mariner, signifies a long and pleasant journey to foreign country.

Marijuana – To dream that you are using marijuana, signifies illicit activity or ill health.

Market - To dream that you are in a market, represents some emotional of physical need that you are currently lacking in your life. You may be in need of nurturance and some fulfillment. Consider the specific items that you are shopping for. Alternatively, the market signifies frugality. To see an barren market in your dream, signifies depression and gloominess. There is a void in your life.

Marmalade - To dream that you are eating marmalade, signifies illness for you. To dream that you are making marmalade, denotes an unhappy domestic life.

Marriage – To see a marriage in your dream, signifies commitment, harmony or transition. You will undergo an important developmental transitional phase. It may also represent the unification of formerly separate or opposite aspects of your self. In particular, it may represent the union of masculine or feminine aspects of your self.

Mars – To see Mars in your dream, signifies that cruel friends will make you feel miserable and depressed over life.

Marshmallows – To see or eat marshmallows in your dream, represents timidity and lack of self-confidence. You need to learn to be more assertive and stand up for yourself. To dream that you are roasting marshmallows, indicates growth and motivation.

Martyr - To dream that you are a martyr, signifies rivals near you will verbally harm you. To see martyrs in your dream, denotes false friends, domestic unrest, and loss.

Mask - To dream that you are wearing a mask, signifies temporary trouble as a result of some misunderstanding and misinterpretation of your actions and conduct. Alternatively, you may be pretending to be someone you are not or are hiding your true feelings.

Massacre - To witness a massacre in your dream, suggests that you are a follower. You follow the ideals of others without question and hesitation.

Massage – To dream that you are getting a massage suggests that you may need to take better care of your body. It also represents nurturance and comfort.Alternatively, it suggests that you need to let go and stop being so defensive.

Matches – To see matches or strike a match in your dream, denotes unexpected changes in your life that will mean more fortune and prosperity for you.

Mattress – To see a mattress in your dream, signifies that you will have new responsibilities and duties that will need your attention for a short time. To dream that you are sleeping on a new mattress, symbolizes happiness in your present stage of life.

May - To dream of the month of May, signifies prosperity and times of pleasure.

Maze – To dream that you are in a maze, denotes that you need to deal with the task on hand at a more direct level. You are making the situation harder than it really is. Alternatively, the maze may symbolize your life and its twists and turns.

Meadow - To see a meadow in your dream, denotes happy reunions and bright promises for the future. It is symbolic of openness and security.

Meadowlark - To see meadowlark in your dream, indicates your cheerful disposition and outlook on life. You make the best out of every situation.

Meat - To see raw meat in your dream, signifies that there will be many obstacles and discouragement in achieving your goals. Alternatively, it may reflect your untamed, animalistic nature and raw emotions. To dream that you are eating meat, signifies that you are getting to the heart of the matter. To see rotten meat in your dream, suggests a degradation of your physical and psychological being.

Mechanic – To see a mechanic in your dream, foretells of a change in your residence and a promotion at your job.

Mercury - To see Mercury in your dream, symbolizes alertness, awareness, reason, and versatility. You are exhibiting efficiency in your work.

Medal – To see medals in your dream, signifies that you will attain some honour through hard work. To lose a medal in your dream, denotes misfortune through the unfaithfulness of others.

Medicine - To dream that you are giving medicine to others, signifies that you will conspire to harm someone who trusts you. To dream that you are taking medicine, represents a period of emotional and/or spiritual healing. It also indicates that the troubles you are experiencing are only temporary and will prove to be for the best in the long run.

Medicine Man – To see a traditional medicine man in your dream, signifies that you have the support of good friends to help you in your quest for success.

Medieval – To dream of medieval times, represents old habits/attitudes and old ways of thinking. It is important to analyze the activities that occur in the dreams so that you will find out what aspect of yourself or your life that needs updating.

Medium – To dream that you are a medium, indicates that you are getting in touch with your intuitive side and being more sensitive to your instincts and how your perceive things. It also suggests increased knowledge of your unconscious.

Meeting – To dream that you are in a meeting, suggests that you need to redirect your energies toward a more productive endeavour. Alternatively, you are learning to accept various aspects of yourself. To dream that you are late or miss a meeting, signifies anxieties that you are not measuring when it comes to your professional life and toward achieving your goals.

Megaphone – To dream that you are using a megaphone, indicates that you need to be more vocal and expressive about your feelings. Speak up and express yourself. Perhaps you feel that you are overlooked and feel that your voice is not being heard.

Melancholy - To dream that you are feeling melancholy, signifies disappointment in an event that was assumed to be a success. To see others melancholy in your dream, signifies unpleasant interruptions in your affairs that need to be tended to immediately.

Melon - To see melons in your dream, symbolizes ill health and misfortune in business deals. To dream that you are eating melons, signifies that hastiness will lead to much anxiety in the end. To see melons growing on vines, signifies that your current problems will lead to fortune for you in the end.

Melting - To see melting ice or snow, signifies that you are letting go or releasing negative or cold emotions that you have been feeling. You are warming up to a situation.

Menagerie - To dream that you are at a menagerie, signifies varying degrees of problems.

Mending - To dream that you are mending a garment, symbolizes your attempts in fixing a problem. It also foretells of success and gains to your fortune.

Menstruation – To dream of menstruation, indicates that you are releasing your pent-up tension and worry. It signals an end to your difficult times and the beginning of relaxation. Alternatively, you may be denying your feminine side.

Mental Institution – To dream that you are in a mental institution, indicates a need for rest and reset your mind. You need to not be afraid to ask for help/assistance when you need it. To dream that you are outside a mental institution, suggests that you are feeling ostracized or shunned.

Mercury - To see mercury in your dream, represents quick movement. You need to speak up first and think it through later. Trust your intuition.

Mermaid – To see a mermaid in your dream, signifies the female aspect of yourself that is mysterious and secretive. It may also show a fear of sex. In particular, for a man to dream of a mermaid, it indicates that he is having fears of being drowned by the feminine aspect of his psyche.

Merry-Go-Round - To dream that you are on a merry-go-round, indicates a fear of reliving your childhood. You may feel that you are going nowhere or in a state of stagnation. Or you may be expressing some anxiety about your transition into adulthood. Alternatively, it suggests that you are in the beginning stages of romantic love. To see a merry-go-round in your dream, represents childish joy.

Message – To dream that you are sending a message, forewarns that you will be put into an unpleasant situation. To dream that you are receiving a message, signifies changes in your affairs.

Metamorphosis – To see a metamorphosis take place in your dream, denotes sudden and rapid changes in your personal life. If the metamorphosis is a smooth one, then it indicates necessary changes for you to adapt to a new situation.

Meteor - To see a meteor in your dream, suggests that you will experience success in a project. You are trying to realize your greatest desires. To see a meteor shower in your dream, signifies romantic thoughts and idealistic notion.

Mice - To see mice in your dream, symbolizes domestic problems, business loss, deceit, and insincere friends. It represents minor problems in which you are spending too much time dwelling on.

Microwave - To see a microwave in your dream, represents your quick thinking and quick-action. You need to consider new and better way of doing things.

Military - To see the military in your dream, signifies rigid authority and emotional repression. Disciplinary action may be brought upon you. If you have served with the military, then this dream may represent our actual life experiences and memories.

Milk - To see milk in your dream, symbolizes maternal instincts and motherly love. It also denotes human kindness, wholesomeness, and compassion for new acquaintances. To dream that you are drinking milk, signifies domestic bliss and inner nourishment.

Mime - To see or dream that you are a mime, suggests that you are having difficulties verbally communicating your thoughts and feelings across. Others around you may not understand your erratic behaviour. You are trying to make light of how you really feel.

Mine - To dream that you are in a mine, signifies that you are getting to depth or core of an issue or condition. It also forewarns that will fail in your endeavours. To dream that you own a mine, signifies future riches.

Mineral – To see minerals in your dream, signifies that your current bleak outlook look more promising in the future.

Mink – To see a mink in your dream, symbolizes value. It may also represent your understanding of your unconscious and its motivation.

Minotaur – To see a Minotaur in your dream, denotes a union between your intelligence and powerful instincts. A situation in your waking life may be larger than you can handle. You are feeling overwhelmed.

Miracle - To see a miracle in your dream, suggests that you are goal-oriented and plan for the future. You have a lot of confidence in our accomplishments.

Mirror – To see your own reflection in the mirror, suggests that you are pondering thoughts about your inner self. The reflection in the mirror is how you perceive yourself or how you want others to see you.

Miscarriage - To dream that you have a miscarriage, suggests that some idea or plan did not follow through or has gone awry. The dream may also serve as a warning against your continued course of action. You should alter your path or may risk losing something of significance and value to you.

Miser – To see a miser in your dream, signifies disappointments in love due to your own selfishness. To dream that you are a miser, denotes your arrogant and obnoxious attitude toward others.

Missile - To dream that you are attacked by a missile, represents feelings of helplessness and forces beyond your control.

Missing - To dream that you are missing something, denotes a sense of being out of control and being disorganized.

Mist – To dream that you are caught in a mist, signifies confusion and unhappiness in your home life and uncertain fortune. You need to see things more clearly. To see others caught in a mist, signifies that you will gain from the misfortune of others.

Mistletoe – To see mistletoe in your dream, symbolizes joyous occasions and much happiness.

Mistress – To dream that you (or your mate) have a mistress, suggests your unconscious desire to end your current relationship and are finding ways to sabotage it. Alternatively, you feel neglected in the relationship. Perhaps you feel that you are not measuring up to the expectations of others, in particular to your mate.

Moccasins - To see or wear moccasins in your dream, signifies your respect for nature and its beings. It also suggests that you walking peacefully or treading lightly on some situation.

Mockingbird - To see or hear a mockingbird in your dream, represents cockiness, cleverness, or independence. You may be taking credit for the work of others. You also have the tendency to get what you want.

Molasses - To see molasses in your dream, signifies that you will receive much pleasure and fortunate surprises through the hospitality of others. To dream that you are eating molasses, denotes disappointments in love.

Mould - To see mild in your dream, indicates that something in your life has been ignored or is no longer of any use. It may also represent transformation and new growth. To see a broken mild in your dream, suggests that you need to break away from your old habits and explore new things.

Moles – To see a mole in your dream, represents destruction and unforeseen danger. You are secretly plotting and working against others. Symbolizes secret rivalries and hidden agendas. To dream that you catch a mole, denotes that you will overcome any adversaries and rise to success.

Monastery – To dream that you are at a monastery, indicates that you need to learn and explore more about yourself. It is a time for self-reflection and self-exploration.

Money – To see or win money in your dream, symbolizes that success and prosperity is within your reach. Money may represent confidence, self-worth, success, or values. You have much belief in yourself. Alternatively, dreaming about money, refers to your attitudes about love and matters of the heart.

Monk - To see a monk in your dream, signifies devotion, faith, and spiritual enlightenment. To dream that you are a monk, symbolizes the introspective aspect of yourself. You need to emotionally withdraw yourself from a situation and regain some control, structure, and order.

Monkey - To see a monkey in your dream, symbolizes deceit people are working to advance their own interest. Monkeys also symbolize a playful and mischievous side of your own personality or an immature attitude.

Monster – To dream that you are followed by a monster, signifies that grief and misfortune are in your immediate future. Monsters represent parts of yourself that you find brutish and ugly. You may possess some fears or some repressed emotions.

Moon - To see the moon in your dream, represents something hidden, mystery and the feminine aspect of your self. In particular, a full moon signifies completion, whereas a new moon symbolizes new beginnings. To dream that the moon in odd in any way, signifies infidelity of your lover and disappointments in business. To see the eclipse of the moon in your dream, signifies that your feminine side is being overshadowed.

Moose - To see a moose in your dream, represents long life and longevity. It may refer to the elders around you. Alternatively, a moose may also indicate that you can be both powerful and gentle.

Mop – To dream that you are mopping, suggests that you are letting go of something. You need to release your emotions and express it in a productive way. To see a mop in your dream, symbolizes domesticity. It may also represent the work needed to maintain and keep a household together.

Morgue – To dream that you are in a morgue and looking for someone, foretells shocking and dreadful news of the death of a relative or close friend. To dream that there are many corpses in the morgue, denotes much grief and trouble for you.

Morning – To dream that it is morning, denotes that fortune and pleasure are within near reach. It may also denote new beginnings, renewal, an awakening or starting over. To dream that the morning is cloudy, signifies that an important situation will burden you for a while.

Morocco - To see morocco in your dream, signifies that you will receive assistance from people whom you least expect it from.

Morph – To dream that you or someone is morphing into another person, suggests that you need to incorporate aspects of this other person into your own character. You are in need of some change. Alternatively, you need to learn to see things from someone else’s perspective and expand your awareness.

Mortgage - To dream that you take or hold a mortgage against others, signifies comfortable and adequate wealth. To dream that you give a mortgage on your property, signifies the threat of financial burdens.

Morose - To dream that you are morose, denotes that you pessimistic about the world around you and find that it is going terribly wrong. To see others morose in your dream, signifies unpleasant situations and disagreeable companions.

Mosaic - To see a mosaic in your dream, represents the various aspects and components that make up life as a whole. You need to consider things from a wider perspective. Things may look insignificant and meaningless, but you need to stand back and consider the overall picture.

Moses - To see Moses in your dream, signifies personal gains and self gratification.

Mosquito - To see mosquitoes in your dream, suggests that some situation or somebody has been draining you of your energy and resources. Alternatively, it signifies that you will try in vain to resist attacks from others.

Moth - To see a moth in your dream, indicates that unseen irritations and damage will not surface until it is too late. It is important to pay attention to minor details and not overlook things or others. Alternatively, the moth may symbolize your weaknesses and character flaws.

Mother - To see your mother in your dream, represents the nurturing aspect of your own character. Mothers offer shelter, comfort, life, guidance and protection. Some people may have problems freeing themselves from their mothers and are thus seeking their own individuality and development.

Motor Home – To dream that you live in a motor home, suggests that you need to move on with regards to some aspect of your life. You may be dwelling too much on a situation and it is time to move forward. Alternatively, you may be expressing your desire to be more independent and self-sufficient.

Motorcycle – To see or ride a motorcycle in your dream, symbolizes your desire for freedom and need for adventure. You may be trying to escape from some situation or some other responsibility in your waking life.

Mountain Lion – To see a mountain lion in your dream, represents lurking danger, aggression and raw emotions. You need to keep your attitude and emotions in check. Alternatively, mountain lions symbolize pride and grace.

Mountains - To see mountains in your dream, signifies many major obstacles and challenges that you have to overcome. If you are on top of the mountain, then it signifies that you have achieved and realized your goals. Alternatively, mountains denote a higher realm of consciousness, knowledge, and spiritual truth.

Mourning - To dream that you are wearing mourning, symbolizes grief, bad luck, and unhappiness. To see others wearing mourning in your dream, signifies disturbing influences and misunderstanding amongst your friends that may result in loss, disappointments, or possible separation.

Mouth - To see a mouth in your dream, signifies your need to express yourself or talk about an issue that’s bothering you. On the other hand, perhaps you have said too much and you need to keep your mouth shut.

Movie – To dream that you are watching a movie, suggests that you are watching life pass you by. Perhaps you are living vicariously through the actions of others. Consider also how the movie parallels to situations in your waking life.

Moving - To dream that you are moving away, signifies your desire or need for change. It may also mean an end to a situation or relationship and your are moving on. Alternatively, it indicates your determination and issues regarding dependence/independence.

Mud – To see mud in your dream, indicates body problems in which some internal cleansing is needed. To dream that you are walking in mud, suggests that you are feeling weighed down by a situation, problem, or relationship. To see others walking in mud in your dream, foretells that vicious rumours about your friends or associates will reach your ears.

Muffins – To dream that you are baking muffins, denotes that you are a hard worker and will reap the fruits of your labour. To dream that you are eating muffins, signifies your taste for exquisite and expensive things in life.

Mulberries – To see mulberries in your dream, signifies that illness will be a major setback for you in achieving your goals. Either your own illness will hinder your path or you will be called on to tend to the sickness of others.

Mule - To see a mule in your dream, represents stubbornness. You may be overbearing at time. To dream that you are riding a mule, denotes that you are undertaking responsibilities that will give you a lot of anxiety.

Mutilate - To dream that someone or something is mutilated, indicates that your integrity is put into question.

Mummy - To see a mummy in your dream, denotes you feeling of being trapped in a situation. You may also feel that you are not being heard.

Murder – To dream that you have committed a murder, denotes that you are involved in a dishonourable situation which will ruin your reputation. You may also have some repressed aggression or rage at yourself or at others. To witness a murder in your dream, forewarns of approaching sorrows due to the actions of others.

Museum - To see a museum in your dream, signifies that you will pass through some colourful and varied experiences in your climb up the social ladder. Your non-traditional path to success will prove to make you unique and stand out from others. Alternatively, the museum may represent a history of yourself and your past.

Music - To hear harmonious and soothing music in your dream, is a good omen of prosperity, pleasure and the expression of your emotions in a positive way. Music serves to heal the soul. To hear discordant music in your dream, signifies unhappiness and troubles in the home.

Musical Instruments – To see musical instruments in your dream, symbolizes the expectation of fun and pleasures. To see broken musical instruments in your dream, denotes that pleasures will be interrupted by mean spirited friends.

Moustache – To dream that you have a moustache when you don’t actually have one, signifies that you are hiding an aspect of yourself. You are putting on a disguise or showing a different aspect of your personality. To dream that you shave off your moustache, denotes that you are revealing your true self.

Mustard - To see mustard growing in your dream, signifies success and wealth. To dream that you are eating mustard seeds, denotes that you will bitterly regret some hasty action that you are now suffering for.

Myrrh – To see myrrh in your dream, signifies wise and satisfying investments and pleasant surprises.

Myrtle – To see a myrtle in your dream, signifies much pleasure and gratifying pleasures. To see withered myrtle in your dream, signifies that happiness will escape from under your nose due to your careless attitude.