U

Seeing the letter “U” in your dream is a pun on “you” and how you act and behave when you are awake. Consider what you are doing and how you feel in the dream for additional meaning. Alternatively, the dream means a fresh start. You need to go back and redo something again.

U-Turn

To make a u-turn your dream around indicates that you are altering the course of your life. You are changing direction and starting on a completely different path. Alternatively, the dream means that you made a wrong decision or choice.

Seeing a no u-turn sign in your dream suggests that you cannot take back what has already been done. There is no turning back to the choices you made.

UFO

Seeing a UFO in your dream means your desire to find your spiritual purpose in life. Alternatively, it indicates that you are feeling alienated from the people around you. The dream can also be a metaphor that you are acting in a “spatial” or “distracted” way. You need to be more grounded and get back to reality.

Dreaming that a UFO is invading or attacking the home of someone who has died indicates that that person was suddenly taken from you very early. It also suggests that this person was deteriorating mentally.

*Please see also Spaceship.

Ugly

Dreaming about you or someone who is ugly means aspects of you that disgust and disgust you. These can be feelings that you have rejected or repressed.

Ukulele

Seeing or playing the ukulele in the dream refers to your carefree and relaxed attitude. It’s time to relax.

Ulcer

Dreaming that you have an ulcer indicates some emotional difficulty that can only be overcome with a little pain. It is a rite of passage. Alternatively, an ulcer suggests that you are worrying too much about things that are beyond your control. You need to recognize your problems in order to move on.

Ultrasound

Dreaming that you are having an ultrasound means a new stage of development in your life. Perhaps you are starting a new relationship, changing jobs, or moving out. The dream may also reflect your real concerns about pregnancy or your desire to have children.

Ultraviolet Light

Seeing something in ultraviolet light or black light in your dream means that you are not seeing things that are happening around you. You are closing your eyes and refusing to see the truth. Alternatively, dreaming about ultraviolet light represents your intuition.

Umbilical Cord

Seeing an umbilical cord in your dream represents your lack of individuality. You may be expressing some anxiety about being alone and supporting yourself. Alternatively, an umbilical cord symbolizes your maternal ties. Perhaps you are very emotionally attached to your mother.

Dreaming that you are cutting an umbilical cord indicates that you need to be self-sufficient and walk on your own. It’s time to get up and get back on track.

Umbrella

Seeing an umbrella in your dream symbolizes emotional security. You are putting a shield against your emotions and you are trying to avoid dealing with them. If the umbrella is leaking or broken, it indicates that you are not prepared to face your problems.

Dreaming that you can’t open your umbrella and that it is raining suggests that you are open to facing your own feelings and letting your emotions surface.

If you dream that you are carrying an open umbrella while you are inside, it indicates that your emotional needs are not being met.

Umpire

Seeing an umpire or referee in your dream suggests that you are playing unfairly in some situation where you are awake. You have crossed some limits. If the referees call you out, it is your own fault. Your conscience is in inner turmoil.

Uncle

Seeing your uncle in your dream represents some aspect of your family’s heritage and character. It also symbolizes new ideas and emerging awareness. Consider that the expression “say uncle” means to surrender or admit defeat.

Dreaming that your dead uncle calls to say he is digging graves indicates that his subconscious is telling him about some hidden truth or family secret that needs to be discovered.

Unauthorized

Dreaming about something unauthorized means that you copied the contents of this dream dictionary without the permission of the dee-em. This is not a real interpretation.

Unconscious

Dreaming that you are unconscious indicates your impotence and inability to function in a given situation. You are not prepared for the big changes that are happening around you. Alternatively, being unconscious suggests that you are either unaware of your surroundings or ignorant of a situation. The dream can be a pun on your unconscious mind and its repressed content.

Undead

Seeing the undead in your dream represents your fears and the rejected aspects of yourself. You refuse to recognize these negative parts. If you are being chased or surrounded by the undead, it symbolizes unresolved issues that you are not facing. Things you thought or assumed that were left out are coming back to haunt you.

Dreaming that you are an undead represents your inability to express yourself. You are feeling disconnected from others. Alternatively, the dream suggests that you have returned to old habits and customs.

Under

Dreaming that you are under something indicates low self-esteem and lack of confidence. You are devaluing yourself.

Seeing objects or finding things underneath represents aspects of your subconscious. What you see or find is a clue to what is emerging from your subconscious.

Underarm

*Please See Armpit.

Undercover

Dreaming that you are undercover indicates that you are hiding your true feelings or true nature. Perhaps the dream is trying to tell you that you are being someone you are not.

In particular, dreaming that you are an undercover cop implies that you are going against your conscience.

Underground

Dreaming of going or living underground indicates that you are trying to force certain thoughts and questions into your subconscious mind. You really need to face and explore your unconscious. Alternatively, the dream suggests that you are expressing a desire to go unnoticed or to hide.

Dreaming that you are traveling on an underground railway means anxiety and distress arising from a peculiar situation.

Understudy

Dreaming that you are an understudy represents your ambition. You are trying to imitate someone you admire. However, you need to eventually be yourself and not try too hard to be someone else.

Undertaker

Seeing an undertaker or dreaming that you are one represents your need to take control of your life and the responsibilities that come with it. Alternatively, a mortician means a new beginning.

Undertow

To dream that you are stuck in an undertow implies that your emotions are dominating you at the moment. You are being pulled into the depths of your subconscious. It is time to tackle these suppressed issues.

Underwater

Dreaming that you are underwater suggests that you are overwhelmed by emotions and are lost about a situation. You need to get more control of your life.

Dreaming that you are breathing underwater represents a retreat back to the womb. You want to return to a state where you were dependent and free of responsibility. Perhaps you are feeling helpless, unable to meet your own needs and take care of yourself. Alternatively, breathing underwater is analogous to being submerged in your own emotions.

Seeing houses underwater means that you are very comfortable with your own emotions. Alternatively, the dream may be a reflection of your housing situation. Perhaps you are “submerged” in your mortgage.

Dreaming of an underwater city represents your subconscious. Through a deeper understanding of yourself, you find common and shared experiences with others.

Seeing objects underwater in your dream symbolizes your repressed feelings, represented by the objects. Objects can trigger some emotional memory that you still need to face and work with. For example, children’s toys or bicycles refer to an emotion that you repressed in childhood. Seeing a car underwater in your dream indicates feelings of regret or sadness for an abandoned goal.

Dreaming that you are flying underwater represents control over your emotions. You feel comfortable confronting your feelings directly.

Underwear

To dream that you are in your underwear means a situation that has created a loss of respect for you. Alternatively, it symbolizes some aspect of you that is private. If you feel ashamed of being seen in your underwear, it indicates your hesitation to reveal your true feelings, attitudes, and other hidden habits/ideas. If you don’t mind being in your underwear, it suggests that you are ready to reveal or expose something that was previously hidden.

To dream that you are not wearing underwear means the fear that your secrets will be revealed.

To dream that someone is in his underwear means an embarrassing and unexplained situation. Alternatively, the dream means that you are seeing that person as they really are.

Seeing dirty or torn underwear suggests that you are not comfortable in your own skin and have feelings of inadequacy. You feel uncomfortable with your sexuality and are extremely critical of yourself.

*Please see also Panties.

Undress

Dreaming that you are undressing suggests that you need to reveal you’re true feelings and be frank about them. Alternatively, undressing indicates your connection and level of comfort with your sexuality.

Seeing someone undress in your dream indicates that you need to be aware of other people’s feelings. If you are undressing someone else, it suggests that you are trying to understand that person better.

Dreaming that someone is undressing you implies that you are placing complete trust in that person. You are opening up to a new situation and allowing yourself to be vulnerable.

Unemployed

Dreaming that you are unemployed represents your lack of self-esteem or lack of inspiration. The dream can highlight feelings of insecurity or inadequacy. You feel that you are not good enough. Alternatively, the dream means that you are not using your full potential. As a result, you are not going anywhere in life.

Unfaithful

*Please See Dream Moods’ Interpretation for Cheating.

Unfortunate

Dreaming that you are unfortunate is a dream to the contrary and indicates that a chance for good luck will come your way. Alternatively, the dream means that you are very quick to blame something or someone else for your own shortcomings and problems.

Unhappy

Please See Sad.

Unibrow

Dreaming that you have a unibrow indicates that you are feeling insecure about your physical appearance. Alternatively, the dream suggests that you are not expressing your feelings enough. Perhaps you are holding on to a lot of your emotions. There is something you are trying to hide.

Unicorn

Seeing a unicorn in your dream symbolizes high ideals, hope, and insight into the current situation. It also symbolizes power, kindness, and purity. Alternatively, it can represent your one-sided views.

Unicycle

Dreaming that you are riding a unicycle means that you are in complete control of a situation and are exercising authority over personal and business matters.

Uniform

Dreaming that you or someone is in uniform means the need to belong or be part of a group. Alternatively, the dream may suggest that you are conforming too much to the beliefs of others. Learn to think for yourself and to be yourself.

In particular, seeing a nurse’s uniform in your dream indicates cleanliness, compassion and ownership. Seeing a school uniform means how you are identifying with your school and your peers. This can draw attention to any problems you have at school. Seeing people in strange uniforms means disturbance and chaos.

Union

Dreaming that you are in a union represents collective action. You are doing something that will be good for everyone.

United Nations

Dreaming of the United Nations means world peace, worldly issues and unity. The dream can mean that you are seeking harmony within your environment.

Universe

To see the universe in your dream means endless possibilities. You need to look at the big picture. Alternatively, the dream brings to your attention that we are all interconnected in some way.

University

*Please See College.

Unknown

Seeing an unknown person in your dream means a part of you that is repressed and hidden. Alternatively, it symbolizes the archetypal dream helper who is trying to offer some insights and advice.

Seeing an unknown place in your dream represents a change in your life. Consider how you feel about the environment. If you are afraid or lost, it indicates that you are not ready for change. You are not ready to leave the past behind. If you are excited or happy in this unknown place, it suggests that you are ready for change.

Unmarried

Please See Single.

Unprepared

Dreaming that you are unprepared for something indicates that you are feeling anxiety and fear about an approaching task or event in your waking life. These dreams portray your lack of self-confidence and self-esteem. You are afraid of not meeting the expectations of others about you.

Unwrap

Unwrapping a gift in your dream means that you are recognizing your unused potential and talents. You are ready to use the hidden skills that you have locked inside of you.

Finding your gift unwrapped in your dream indicates that someone in your life is taking advantage of your talents and abilities.

UPC Barcode

Seeing a UPC barcode in your dream symbolizes automation, simplification and ease. Alternatively, the dream represents an impersonal relationship in your waking life. You are feeling alienated.

Up

Dreaming of being or growing up suggests that you are coming out of some depressing or negative situation. You may be feeling loud or euphoric. The dream can also compensate for your feelings of sadness upon waking. Alternatively, it means that your ego is inflated. Or that you are experiencing upward mobility or progressing towards your goals.

According to Jung, the dream is parallel to some material or repressed thoughts that may be emerging from your unconscious.

Upholstery

Dreaming that you are upholstering something suggests that you are renewing or updating your self-image. The dream can also be a metaphor that you are “covering up” something.

Uproot

Seeing plants uprooted in your dream indicates that you are unbalanced. You may be feeling disconnected or distant from others. It can also represent broken family connections or failed attempts to reestablish family ties.

Upside Down

Dreaming that you are upside down suggests that there is some situation or problem in your waking life that you need to correct. It can also mean that your initial assumptions were completely opposite to what you thought.

Upstairs

Dreaming that you are on the upstairs of a building refers to your higher level of understanding. It symbolizes your rational thinking and objectivity. Alternatively, being on the top floor means that you hold yourself in high regard.

Uranium

Seeing uranium in your dream represents your potential. You have within yourself to succeed and achieve your goals. Alternatively, seeing uranium in your dream suggests that you are harboring some pent-up anger or aggression. You don’t allow people to come into your life easily.

Uranus

Seeing Uranus in his dream represents originality, unconventional thinking, independence, freedom and individualism. You may be rebelling against some situation in your waking life. Alternatively, Uranus indicates that something unexpected is about to occur.

Urban

*Please See City.

Urinal

Seeing a urinal in your dream means a disorder in your personal relationships.

*Please Also See Toilet.

Urination

Seeing the urine in your dream represents the feelings you have rejected. Alternatively, the dream can be a pun on your “angry” attitude.

Dreaming that you are urinating symbolizes cleansing and release of negative or repressed emotions. Depending on the context of your dream, urination is a symbol of having or not having basic control of your life. You are literally “pissed” and you are not expressing yourself positively or constructively.

Dreaming that you are urinating in public symbolizes a lack of privacy in some personal matters. Alternatively, the dream means that you are trying to establish your boundaries and “mark your territory”.

Dreaming that someone is urinating on you means that you are feeling that person’s emotional charge. They are pouring all of their feelings into you. Alternatively, the dream symbolizes your lack of a sense of self-worth. If you dream that you accidentally urinated yourself or peed your pants, it means you are on the verge of an emotional outburst. You are desperate to release all the feelings that kept you bottled up inside.

Urn

Seeing an urn in your dream represents feelings that have run out or that you are feeling exhausted and exhausted. An urn also symbolizes the past.

U.S. Mailbox

*Please See Mailbox.

U.S. Visa

Dreaming that you received a US visa represents how you feel about the United States and what they represent to you. For example, if, for you, the USA represents freedom, granting a US visa can be similar to a life situation in which you experience newfound freedom. You may be going through a period of self-exploration.

USB Drive

Seeing a USB drive in your dream refers to ideas and advice that you need to consider and incorporate in a waking situation or in some aspect of your life. Dreaming of using a USB drive means that you will be able to easily convey your feelings, beliefs, or ideas to others. Also, consider what types of files are on the USB drive.

Usher

Seeing an usher in your dream indicates that you need some guidance in your life.

Utensils

Seeing utensils in your dream indicates innovation. It also means your willingness to help others and lend a hand.

Uterus

Seeing a uterus in your dream represents your desire to have children or your nervousness about an impending birth. Metaphorically, the dream can symbolize a creative project in progress.

Utopia

Dreaming of utopia symbolizes your ideals and your search for perfection. The dream may be warning you against trying to achieve unattainable goals. You are expecting a lot from others. Alternatively, the dream is the fulfillment of a wish, where you want all your difficulties and problems to disappear. You are looking for an escape from your daily life.