Promise of offspring who will adore the dreamer, success in love (Artemidorus). An erotic dream (Freud). Other Explanations for BackboneContinue ExploringBackbone If the backbone is particularly noticeable in a dream, we should consider the main support structure in our lives.Intellectually, we…Backbone (Helper; Loins; Offspring; Spinal column) In a dream, one’s backbone represents man’s helper or his right hand man.Ifone has a…Backbone 1. Means of support—usually social, often emotional. 2. Courage and determination. 3. The “ﬂow” of emotions and feelings, possibly communication.