DREAM DICTIONARY - Car-crash :A car crash is a strong metaphor. Think of the more metaphoric uses of car crash such as "she is a total car crash" suggesting someone is a disaster zone. Look through the list below to help you make associations.
KEY WORDS and PHRASES :
- "it caused such a noise"
- "we had to stop abruptly"
- "we had to take immediate action"
- "he is a car crash waiting to happen" (is someone heading for trouble?)
- "crashing the gate"
- "she is a car crash" (hinting that someone is likely to attract trouble) - "It was an accident - I am just trying to assess the damage"
- "our hopes are shattered"
- "she is devastated"
- "he has taken extreme measures"
- "I need to drive more slowly" (exploring a literal meaning of car crash as you need to drive less recklessly)
EXAMPLE DREAMSExample dream : The dreamer had a dream about a car crash and then her boyfriend ignoring her afterwards. This was all linked to the dreamer asking herself the question - did her boyfriend really care about her. In the dream he just ignores her which shows that she believes he is uncaring. The car crash was just a symbol which helped the dreamer ask the question what would her boyfriend do in a crisis.
Example dream : A car crash dream followed on from a night when the dreamer recognised a relationship was over. It had effectively been a car crash of the emotions
Example dream : A car crash in a dream linked to the dreamers own thoughts about his own health. He seemed to be losing his concentration and health in general (and so was likely to cause a crash) - something he had noticed in his sister as well.
Example dream : The dreamer had been involved in a car crash in real life a month before. This crash had been just one example of the dreamers recent wild behaviour - she had gone off the rails. This dream was about her thoughts about her own wild behaviour.
Example dream : A dream about a car crash seems to have been a premonition as the dreamer did have a car crash in exactly the same spot.
OTHER LINKS accident dreams disaster dreams paramedic dreams
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