To be conscious of hearing a shot in dreams or of shooting someone highlights the need for a targeted release of energy, perhaps to clear the air or to achieve a particular end result. Being shot in a dream suggests that we may need to be aware of someone else’s ill feeling towards us.
A bow with an arrow about to be shot (but not shot) symbolises power and strength; or a son or brother will be born to him.
If a woman is firing a gun she is aware of the masculine, aggressive side of her personality. If she is being shot at she perhaps feels threatened by overt signs of aggression or sexuality. For a man to be being shot suggests conflict which may, in fact, be territorial.
Spiritually a target with its concentric circles can symbolize the total self. The soul is in the middle, surrounded by spirit, mind, body and finally environment. To be shooting at a bull’s-eye could be interpreted as a search for perfection. You might also like to consult the entries for arrow, goal and shot / shooting.
In a woman’s dream being shot or shot at can symbolize the sexual act and all that goes along with the idea of penetration. She might wish to explore her own feelings, particularly whether she feels targeted or victimized. In a man’s dream the same idea of victimization or aggression can be apparent, but will […]
1. Shooting a person indicates deep hostility toward the person. 2. One is shooting for a particular goal in one’s life. 3. If the dreamer is being shot at, then he/she feels like a victim in waking life.
This bug may represent a stage in your own personal growth and development. The butterfly is a symbol of transformation; it represents a level of individual achievement. The caterpillar, on the other hand, may indicate that you are on your way but have not reached your goal. You may be in earlier stages of accomplishing […]
Dreaming of a penalty goal can mean, if we are shooting this goal, an opportunity to be in the limelight because of someone else’s mistake. If the opportunity for such a goal is our fault, it is a warning to be more careful.
If you dream that you are shot you may be the victim of losses and subsequent despondency. See Corpse
Being shot or shooting someone is symbolic of hurtful words (curses, lies, mischief, slander, and insults) Ps. 10:7