Dreams About Throwing Up
When you have dreams about throwing up, you wake up feeling awful. Often, dreams about vomit show that you are dissatisfied with life completely. They may also indicate that you are over-indulging in some way. You may be putting too much effort into your work, exercise or eating. Because of this, your subconscious mind is trying to tell you that you are doing too much and need to tone it down. Throwing up in a dream can represent the area that you are over-indulging in, and it can even be a warning not to take on too much extra work in the future.
What Can Happen in Dreams About Throwing Up?
There are a number of things that can happen in dreams about throwing up. You may have had food poisoning or been too drunk in the dream. You may have just vomited because you felt sick. You may vomit in the dream because you smell or see someone else vomiting. It may be due to seeing gross food, a disgusting bathroom or the scent of vomit. You may have someone else throw up on your you may have played a prank with fake vomit. You may be concerned about a friend who is bulimic or suffer from bulimia yourself.
Dreams about throwing up can actually be somewhat positive depending on the circumstances. If you cleaned up the vomit or held back someone’s hair as they vomited, it may have a positive meaning. It may also be positive if you helped someone when they were vomiting.
What Does It Mean When You Have Dreams About Throwing Up?
If you throw up an odd object, it can symbolize something that is heading your way in life. If you throw up silver, it is supposed to be a sign that you or someone close to you will be pregnant. If you throw up the pits of a fruit, it shows that you feel guilty about something that you have done. If you throw up something valuable like coins, jewels or pearls, it shows that a monetary windfall is headed your way.
When you dream that you are vomiting, it may also show that you are trying to purge some type of unwanted energy or problem from your life. You may be going through a particular problem or an emotional situation. Sometimes, these dreams can show that you have an excess in your life. It may be related to drinking too much or eating excessively. It is always possible to have too much of a good thing, so these dreams may be trying to tell you to restrict your intake in some area of your life.
When you are cleaning up someone else’s vomit in the dream, it shows that you are a caring person. The same meaning is true if you are taking care of someone who is sick or holding back their hair. You have to be careful though because it is very easy to be taken advantage of if you are a caring person.
If you vomit in a dream in a dirty bathroom or someone else, it represents the taboo. It may mean that taboos inspire both curiosity and disgust within it. Your reaction to the vomit can show you how you secretly feel about the taboo. Consider whether you look away with repulsion or cannot look away from the vomit.
Vomiting in a dream may be related to having eating problems or overindulging. It may be because you are cleaning up someone else’s mess or are over-indulging in pleasure yourself. It may show that you are having too much of a good thing. This type of dream may also show that you have intense guilt over being unable to face your own problems.