Clock in dreams signifies the important of time during your waking life. Take into consideration of how the clock within the dream is doing, and your emotions associated with the dream clock to get a accurate reading of encountering clock. Always take consideration of your reactions and thoughts during dreams that focus on clocks. Below we will go over some general interpretation of clocks occurring in dreams.
Dream About Clock in General
Generally, any clock in your dream like a wall clock or standing clock signifies the timing of certain events in your life. Consider the occasion or location where you focus on the clock within the dream. For example, a chiming cuckoo clock at work during specific times may be a call that you may be ready to start certain projects or taking on certain career challenges. Maybe you are expecting something to happen shortly with your life.
The sound of clock ticking suggests a passing of time or your daily life. Pay attention to the click sound of the clock in your dream as it can refer to your physical and mental health such as heartbeat. If the clock is associated with other life events such as wedding, it can indicate that you may be expecting or hear the clock “ticking” for those events.
When the dream features yourself setting clock for the first time, it can signify important life goals that you may be setting for yourself. Perhaps you have made some plans to create something or visit some places.
However, if you are winding a clock or putting batteries into a digital clock, the action suggest that you need to put more effort toward your tasks at hand to obtain the desired results.
If the clock is positioned incorrectly like upside down in your dream, it indicates that you need to put a different perspective on your life. Perhaps the way you are viewing yourself and using your time is confusing you.
Dream About a Broken Clock Stop Moving
If the clock face is completely broken and stopped moving, you may be feeling anxiety about not being on top of things. You are losing track of time or the important tasks that you may have to do.
When the broken clock is moving backwards in the dream, it can represent how your life is going. You may feel that certain life events is putting you backwards, you are not able to achieve your goals and plans, and instead you are stuck in a rut. It could also relate that you wish to turn back time or time travel.
However, if the stopping clock is dreamed while knowing an serious ill person in your life, the dream may signify the death and passing of that individual.
Dream About a Fast Moving Clock
To dream a clock going out of control and moving fast forward, it suggests that your mind is preoccupied with a fast coming deadline. Perhaps you feel that you are running out of time to finish the tasks or planning that you have on your hand. Your mind is telling you to speed up your actions and act now.
Dream About an Alarm Clock
If an alarm clock is counting down or going off, it suggests that time is running out and you may be feeling anxious about the upcoming events. If the countdown alarm clock is a part of explosive mechanism like a bomb,
Dream about Giving or Receiving Clock as Gift
To give or receive a clock gift in gold, suggest that you will be rewarded for your hard work, or you might be rewarding others for helping you and putting in the time. If the gift clock received in the dream is an antique grandfather clock, it indicates that you may be receiving some sort of old inheritance in the near future.
However, if the clock gift received is broken or in bad shape, it can suggest bad omen or bad luck is coming your way.
In addition, in some asian cultures receiving a clock in dreams can have negative connotations related to death because clock’s pronunciation is similar to “the end”.
Dream About a Clock Tower
To see a clock tower in the dream suggest that someone will be recognized for their work. Pay attention to the surrounding information of the clock tower, to note the person who may need to be recognized. It can suggest that a accountable and responsible person looking after you to keeping you in check of your life.