Dreams about snakes are rarely positive. To see snakes in a dream usually symbolizes an upcoming danger, misfortune, or a bad period in your life. They can also symbolize problems with friends or close family, especially your spouse.
Dream meaning of a large snake
Dreaming of a large snake is interpreted as a warning to be careful because someone from your surroundings doesn’t want you well.
Everyone tells you that you need to judge people better in order to protect yourself from inconvenient situations. When you like someone at the first sight, you give them your whole trust right away.
You are angry with people that wish the best for you because they can be a little rough while stating their opinions.
You don’t realize that their intentions are truthful since they are not talking good things to you, while they are mocking you behind your back.
Symbolism of seeing small snakes in a dream
To see a small snake in a dream warns you of unexpected expenses. You are too generous and someone from your surroundings is using it to cause you damage.
They won’t do it on purpose, but you are aware that if you let it go again, people will continue to use you.
Dreaming of being bitten by a snake
Dreaming of being bitten by a snake implies that someone will slander you. Even though you don’t have bad blood with people, someone will always be mad at you because of something.
You are not careful to whom you are talking about intimate things.
It is possible that you are confiding in close friends, but there is a chance that your secrets, which you are hiding from the public will be unrevealed.
Dream interpretation killing a snake
To kill a snake in a dream means that you will beat your enemies. You can be at peace because you will finally come out as a winner in all fields of your life.
You will prove that you are better than your competition at work and that you deserve to be promoted.
Success waits for you regarding love as well. Someone you like will realize that you are their soulmate.
To see an already dead snake in a dream
To see a dead snake in a dream symbolizes an upcoming celebration because you have overcome a crisis regarding an important event.
This dream can also mean that you worry excessively about problems that torment you.
Dreaming about many snakes
This dream warns you of an upcoming small inconvenience. You often talk too much in front of people that you don’t know well or that you don’t trust a lot.
It is possible that they will twist your words and use them against you, which will cause inconvenience to you.
Dreaming of attacking a snake
To attack a snake in a dream is a bad sign. It is possible that you will find out about someone’s bad health condition, especially an elderly person.
Dreaming of snakes attacking you
Dreaming of being attacked by snakes means that you have many enemies that are always active. They envy you and they wish bad things for you.
You need to distance yourself from those people because hanging out with them will only feed their malice, which can’t be good for you.
Dream meaning of snakes by color
Dreaming of multicolored snakes
You think of some people as your friends, which they are not, while you think of some people as your opponents, which they actually are not.
Dreaming of a black snake
Death in the further family. It is possible that someone from your friends’ family will die.
Dreaming of gray snakes
You will come to a point where you will not be able to tell who your friends are and who aren’t.
Dreaming of red snakes
You shouldn’t be involved in politics, because you hardly can come out of it as a winner. For those who are in politics, this dream symbolizes the upcoming danger.
Dreaming of white snakes
Sickness in the family. It won’t be dangerous or serious.
Dreaming of green snakes
You live in an unhealthy environment. You should clean your personal space, like a house or an apartment, more.
Dreaming of a snake on your house door, your yard, or even in your house
Someone close to your family is not who they say they are. They are probably saying one thing while thinking something else.
You should be careful when talking about family secrets in front of acquaintances or friends.
Dreaming of water snakes
You should avoid bathing in rivers or lakes, but if you don’t want to, then you should be more careful because there is a bigger chance of being injured.
Dreaming interpretation of a talking snake
If a snake talks to you in a dream, it means that your friend will try to persuade you to do something which will not be good for you.
To hold a snake in a dream
You are aware that one of your friends is two-faced. Because of that, their actions will not affect you and your life.
Dreaming of a snake in the woods
You can’t recognize enemies from your friends.
Try asking for a bit of advice from your family regarding doubts you have, because they will help you solve problems that torment you.
To dream of snakes surrounding you
If you dream that snakes surround you, it implies that you see enemies even where there are none.
You need not be paranoid and believe the whole world is against you because you and only you are responsible for most of your failures.
To dream of walking on snakes
Walking on live snakes in a dream symbolizes a lack of courage to deal with one problem or situation. Time is not your ally in this case but an enemy.
You can’t expect other people to solve your problems because you have to face them, no matter how stressful and painful that is.
Dreaming of a snake in a zoo
When you see a snake in a zoo, it means that you will enter a more peaceful phase of your life.
You might be dealing with a huge amount of stress, which jeopardizes your mental and physical health.
Luckily, the turbulent phase will not last much longer, and you will be able to rest and relax.
To dream of a snake in a cage or terrarium
A dream wherein you see a snake in a cage or terrarium means that you need not confide in a person that you have recently met until you figure out what their intentions are. You can talk about your secrets, fears, and ideas with the people that have never betrayed you.
To dream about a snake in your bed
If you see a snake climbing into your bed in a dream, it implies that you have to watch out for who you let into your life.
Someone might have blinded you so much that you can’t see their flaws or question their words or actions. You have to keep that person at a distance until they show their true colors.
To dream of taking a photo with a snake around your neck
When you dream of taking a photo with a snake around your neck, it means that you are trying to impress someone. That can be someone you like or even a boss or superior.
Anyhow, you have to be careful so that the whole showing-off doesn’t backfire on you.
To dream about other people taking a photo with a snake around their neck
This dream means that someone’s behavior will upset you. That person could be pushy because they want to get closer to you or gain your trust.
You are not someone who likes such relationships, so you will soon tell them to leave you alone.
Dreaming that a snake is strangling you
If you dream that a snake is strangling you, it implies that you are anxious. Some things in your life are probably not going the way you imagined.
You can’t and don’t want to make peace with it, but instead of working on changes, you wonder why all of it is happening to you.
You have to do something and change what you can while leaving aside what is out of your reach.
To dream that a snake swallowed you
If you dream that a snake swallowed you, it means that you have given up on one idea too soon.
Your loved one or someone whose intentions you trust has probably advised you to do so, but you still believe that your plan can work and bring results, which is why you should try to actualize it.
Dream meaning of buying a snake
Dreaming of buying a snake means that you make an effort to stand out. It is good to be unique and proud of the things that characterize you, but that sometimes can look the opposite of what you would like.
To dream of selling a snake
Selling a snake in a dream means that you will take advantage of someone.
You might use acquaintanceship with an influential person to solve one of your problems.
Another possibility is that you will pass a test or an exam under suspicious circumstances.
To dream about playing with a snake
Playing with a snake in a dream means that some unpleasant experiences have taught you to differentiate between your friends and enemies or business partners and rivals.
Thanks to that, you will not have a problem with deceit and scams in the future.
To dream of other people playing with snakes
If you see kids play with a snake in your dream, it means that one person’s influence on your family member, partner, or friend scares you.
If you see grownups playing with a snake, it suggests that you are too skeptical.
The meanings of dreams can be simpler. If you have watched snakes on TV, or have heard someone talking about them, it is possible all of it has made an impact on you unconsciously, so you have dreamed about them.
Definition of a snake
Snakes are cold-blooded legless reptiles. They are related to lizards with whom they represent the biggest group of reptiles.