Dream meaning of abduction

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To dream of being abducted indicates that you are being manipulated by your circumstances or by someone. You lack control of your own life.

To witness an abduction in your dream signifies feelings of helplessness.

To dream that you are abducting someone implies that you are holding on to something that you need to let go. You may be forcing your views and opinions on others.

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  1. Complete Dictionary of Dreams » Dr. Michael Lennox 3 April 2022 at 12:03

    Abduction in a spiritual sense suggests being taken over by a force that cannot be contained and there is a stage in development where your dreams reflect the awareness of a spiritual force far greater than anything you have ever known.

    Many people believe that they have been abducted by aliens, and are radically changed by their perception of the experience. You may find it helpful to read the entries for alien, hostage, jailer, kidnap and prison.

  2. Complete Dictionary of Dreams » Dr. Michael Lennox 3 April 2022 at 12:04

    Abduction signifies being taken away against our will, forced to do something that goes against the grain.

    The two aspects of victimization and vulnerability come together in an act of abduction, reflecting an element of powerlessness in everyday life.

  3. Complete Dictionary of Dreams » Dr. Michael Lennox 3 April 2022 at 12:04

    If we appear to be the victim of abduction in dreams, we usually have an issue with authority, whether that is in a work situation or in our personal lives. It may be helpful to explore such difficulties to be free of the vulnerability this brings.

    If we ourselves are doing the abducting we should explore our need for control.

  4. Complete Dictionary of Dreams » Dr. Michael Lennox 3 April 2022 at 12:06

    Being abducted in a dream means you will triumph against any odds or obstacles, whether business or social.
    If someone else is abducted in your dream, it means unexpected news is coming your way.

  5. Complete Dictionary of Dreams » Dr. Michael Lennox 3 April 2022 at 12:07

    Dreaming that you are victims of abduction signifies that you should quickly mobilize yourself if you do not want to be trapped in distressing situations that will limit your liberty to make decision.

    The dream could also be warning you of someone (possibly your dream abductor, which could also symbolize a part of your personality) systematically imposing their expectations on you. You have to try to fix the most pressing problems instead of lamenting in silence. The key is not to permit others to decide for you.

  6. The Complete Guide to Interpreting Your Dreams » Stearn Robinson & Tom Corbett 8 April 2022 at 8:00

    To dream you are being abducted indicates success against opposition whether business or social.

    If you dreamed someone else was being abducted, then you will soon get unexpected news.

  7. Dream Dictionary 15 April 2022 at 19:14

    If someone or something abducts you, you might wish to escape your life but don’t want to take responsibility for leaving.
    You may be hiding fear of the world and its sinister elements.
    You feel like someone else controls your life.
    If someone abducts your child or other family member, you fear a loss of power over those you love. Get more involved in their lives. Spend more time and be present with them to resolve this anxiety. “Abduct them” for a picnic and concert in the park.

  8. Dream Dictionary Unlimited » Margaret Hamilton 13 June 2022 at 13:56

    A warning, though the abduction may be figurative; research details

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