To dream of a surprise
If you are being surprised in a dream, it means that you will face minor damage because of an argument. You and your loved one will say hurtful things to each other that you will remember for a long time. You have too big expectations from people you care about, which causes a violent reaction after you realize that they don’t act the way you would like.

To surprise someone in a dream
When you are dreaming of surprising someone, that symbolizes the fulfillment of your intimate wishes. You have been crazy over someone who didn’t pay attention to you for a long time. Their attitude has made you even more interested in them, so you will do everything to seduce them. At first, your relationship will be based on physical attraction only, but it could turn into something a lot more serious later.

To surprise an enemy in a dream
Dreaming of surprising an enemy means that you don’t forget about unjust things. You believe that revenge should get served cold, which is why you let everything settle down and stab someone in the back when they least expect it. Instead of being satisfied and proud of yourself, you feel empty and sad, which are the feelings that have been haunting you for a long time.

Interpretations of these dreams depend on the fact whether you have experienced a pleasant or unpleasant surprise. Read more detailed meanings of dreams with this motif in the following text.

To dream of a partner surprising you
If you are dreaming of a partner pleasantly surprise you, it means that you should work on your relationship. You often take your loved one for granted, and you don’t pay a lot of attention to them. If you continue acting like that, there is a chance that they will leave you.

If, however, you are dreaming of a partner surprising you unpleasantly, it means that you doubt their fidelity for the reasons that only you know. They didn’t do anything to make you believe that they are unfaithful, but your intuition is telling you that they are hiding something. Instead of accusing them of various crimes, it would be better to show them that you love and care about them.

To surprise a partner in a dream
When you are dreaming of surprising a partner, it means that they may admit to you that they are having doubts about you two living together. There is something in your relationship that bothers them, but they don’t know how to say it to you.

A dream in which you surprise your partner unpleasantly means that they will not like a prank that you have done on them. They will probably tell you that you are immature and that you have crossed the line. Their words may hurt you, but you will realize that they are right.

To dream of a friend surprising you
If you dream of a friend pleasantly surprises you, that symbolizes beautiful moments that you will spend together. You may organize a hangout or have a picnic on which you will have a great time.

Dreaming of a friend unpleasantly surprising you means that you should tell them about the secret that you have been hiding for a long time. You stayed quiet because you knew you could hurt them, but you will not have more doubts once you realize that they have the right to know what is going on.

To surprise a friend
If you are dreaming of throwing a pleasant surprise to your friend, it means that you will get invited to a wedding, christening, birthday celebration, or some other party, but you will have to refuse the invite since you know that someone you are not in a good relationship with will also attend the event.

When you are dreaming of throwing an unpleasant surprise to your friend, it means that you will wrong them. You may accuse them of revealing your secret or gossiping about you behind your back. You will not have proof to back your claims up, but you will not be in the mood to listen to their excuses. Stubbornness could end your relationship.

To dream of a child surprising you
A dream in which yours or someone else’s child pleasantly surprises you symbolizes too high expectations from other people. This applies especially to your partner from whom you expect to put you first in every situation, even when something like that is truly impossible. You have unrealistic expectations from friends as well, so you often resent them for not being there for you all the time.

If you are dreaming of a child surprising you unpleasantly, it means that you shouldn’t pay so much attention to what other people think of you. You have been trying to build a good reputation your whole life because you want people to love, respect, and admire you, but that is not always possible. Accept the fact that not everyone can like you.

To surprise a child
If you are dreaming of pleasantly surprising a child, that is a warning to be more physically active to preserve your health. The fact that you are walking around the office and doing house chores is not enough to keep you healthy. Your body needs more physical activity. Start running, walking, or doing fitness daily. Not only will you be healthy, but your mood will improve as well.

When you are dreaming of surprising a child unpleasantly, your subconsciousness is warning you to stop expecting luck to find you because you need to search for it. You can’t expect big things to happen to you if you don’t want to change your habits. If you are just sitting around and waiting, how can you meet the love of your life?

To surprise your parents
A dream in which you pleasantly surprise your parents means that you will make them happy and proud. One of your successes will gladden them, so you will be happier about their happiness than your success. You thank them sometimes for everything that they have done for you because you wouldn’t be who you are today without their attention, love, and great sacrifice.

If you are dreaming of surprising your parents unpleasantly, it means that you should be more responsible for your future. Your motto is you only live once, so you often do risky things to feel alive. However, you are of an age when it is important to start thinking about your future and the way you will live your life when you will not have the strength and energy that make you stand out today.

To dream of your parents surprising you
If you are dreaming of your parents pleasantly surprise you, it means that you should accept good-hearted pieces of advice when it comes to business. Someone who has more experience than you can help you achieve your goals.

If you are dreaming of your parents unpleasantly surprising you, it means that you will end up in trouble because of reckless and impulsive decisions.

Meanings of dreams can be simpler. If you have surprised someone recently or someone threw a surprise for you, that has made an impression on you.

Definition of a surprise

A surprise is an unexpected sign of affection that other people bestow to us, or we bestow it to them.