Shark is a powerful and strong predator animal of the water, we will go over different contexts or hidden meanings for when you have seen sharks or any common shark related events within your dream.
The shark is an animal that lives inside the water such as sea or the ocean, so seeing a shark within your dream typically relates to your emotional state. To see a shark in your dream indicates feelings of anger, hostility, fierceness, and ruthless. You or someone else is going through emotional period and can be a threat to people’s well beings.
Alternatively, a shark represents a person in your life who is greedy and unscrupulous. If you dream about a shark, it may relate to another person or even yourself with those greedy qualities without being sensitive to others needs.
Seeing or experiencing a shark attack could foreshadow some lurking misfortune or accidents such as a disease, an accident, mishap caused by your own bad habits.
Dream About Shark Attacking You
The context of a shark attack makes a difference in deciphering your dream. Take note of the context and situation that you were in when the shark attack occurred.
Were you leisurely cruising or some bathing near the beach or river? It may mean some unexpected accidents or dangers in your every day life. Were you fishing (working) out in the ocean while being attacked? The attack may refers to unexpected incidents at your work place.
Take note about your emotional state and your reactions within the shark dream. Was the attack sudden or expected? Or did you know about potential shark attack before going into the water. Were you able to escape to safety with relative ease? It could be that the attack or upcoming incident will just be a scare. Or did you actually get bitten and seriously hurt?
If the dream involves shark’s passing and circling around you, waiting to launch an attack, it means that you are in some bad situation in either life or work place where you feel cornered and have no where to go. You feel nervous and hopeless about where you are, it could be that you are doing badly with school, or being in a hostile workplace with unpleasant coworkers.
For dreams with sharks swimming towards you at full speed, it means that you are in great danger and misfortune may happen soon.
Dream About Shark Bites
The location of the shark biting you can give you further insight about dreaming about the shark bites. Depending on the body location and severeness of the bite, you can make more sense out of the interpretation. A shark biting in dreams is very similar to dog biting dreams, however, it can usually have more connections to your actual body since shark is a much stronger symbol.
For example, if you dream about losing your leg inside a shark dream and you are a diabetic, it means that you need to be careful about your life choices and you can actually lose that leg since the risk exists and is very real. The shark biting leg within the dream here refers to the lurking diabetes that can take away your leg if you are not careful.
Dreaming about sharks biting off your hand and arms may mean that some hostile or lurking coworkers are attacking you. The sharks represent their actions to try to get your fired or lose your job, so that you lose your ability to work.
When a huge shark eats you whole inside the dream, it means that you virtually have no way of fighting back against your current situations. You will have to be creative to get out of the unpleasant places that you are in.
Dream About Fighting or Surviving a Shark
If the shark dream involves you actively fighting for you life in shark infested waters , it indicates that you should fight against your situations. And if you do survive the attacks within your dream, it means that you will
Dream About Being a Shark or Witness a Shark Attacking Others
By dreaming like you are the shark yourself or looking at a shark attacking others, means that you are the one displaying those shark-like qualities. You may be in a work where you have to take advantage of others in order to survive like real estate or stock trading, or you may be playing aggressive sports such as poker.
If inside the dream that you are able to successfully prey on others and you do have those “aggressive” jobs, expect good fortunes and success in the work space.
However if your work does not involve aggressively competing, you may be pushing too hard on your close family and friends with your shark behavior. It may be time to tone down and be more conscious about other people’s needs.
Dream About Observing a Shark or Shark Teeth
If you are simply viewing a shark in the clear water such as a pool, clear river or aquarium, it means that you feel sexual desire. Either you desire someone or someone else is desiring you.
Seeing a dead or rotten shark corpse means that your guardian angel will help you defeat the evil enemy. The guardian angel may be a close friend, family member, or just some nice stranger. You are able to avoid the lurking danger without actually having to face it yourself. Seeing a dead shark points to profits and good wealth in general.
For dreams with sharks motionless on land out of water, shows that the difficult situations will no longer hurt you.
For dreams that involve actively swimming away from the shark chasing you, shows that you have to try harder to get over an imminent danger in the waking life.
Holding on and getting in possession of Shark tooth inside your dream means that you need to be more aggressive with your goals and endeavors.
When the shark fin is only observed inside the dream, it means that you know what is coming and you still have time to react to your life encounters.
Dream About Catching or Killing a Shark
By catching or able to ride on the shark inside your dream, foretells that you are able to overcome the difficult situation that you are currently experiencing. By facing and able to control the anger or people who are trying to hurt you, you will come out victorious.
However, if your dream involves actively killing of a shark, it can be a sign that you will have to “kill” bad relationship that you may have with your waking life. It could be a bad relationship with a selfish spouse, or a hostile working environment.
If within the dream you are eating a shark, you may be overcoming your own negative aggressive emotions and accepting them.
Dream About Different Types of Sharks
Below is some common shark types that you may seen inside your dream.
Big Black Shark
Symbol of sickness and death.
Great White Shark
Treacherous friends and people who are close to you.
Baby Pet Shark
Your own inner aggression, usually on the masculine side.