Compass in your dream represents a need to be shown the way. You want to figure out if you are traveling and progressing the right path in life. Consider how and where you are using the compass, to get an idea which area of life that you might need help. Below are the most common compass dream meanings.
Getting a Compass
To see yourself getting a compass, indicates that you will soon embark on a journey or new path. Consider getting advice from a mentor or conselor, to help guide you the way. Even if he or she cannot predict where your exact destination, they could nudge you in the right direction. Consider why you are using the compass, are you traveling in the forest? Hiking up the mountain? Camping? Or lost at sea?
Compass Arrow Spinning
To see compass arrow spinning wildly out of control in the dream, indicates that you feeling lost and chaotic in waking life. You are going in all directions but you end up at the same space. Perhaps there are influences and forces trying to pull you in different ways, and you are having trouble making the decision.
Compass Missing Arrow
Dreams that compass missing arrow, foretells that you will lose your original inspiration and motivation. You have worked towards a goal or destination for a while in terms of career or study. After progressing on your path for a while, you are now having second thoughts, you have lost your drive and purpose.
Compass Pointing to One Direction
Observing a compass pointing to a direction in the dream, suggests that you feel confident about your action. You have strong sense of self and direction, you know what your next chess move might be. You are one step closer to solving life’s puzzle.
To dream about broken compass with broken glass or arrows pointing you to wrong direction, foretells that your mentor and role model will give you bad recommendation. Pay additional thoughts to make sure that they do not have other motives or hidden agenda. Your trust towards some type of benchmark might be challenged and betrayed.
Compass Not Moving
Dreaming that the compass arrow is not moving at all in the dream, portends that your motivation is not enough to push you forward. If you are working towards a career goal like promotion and paycheck raise, it suggests that title and money itself may not be your real focus. Perhaps you need to try to find what really motivates you.
Drafting with Compass
To dream that you are drafting with assisting tool like compass, indicates that you do not like to deviate from plans. You want to use things like calendar or project management tools to make sure that you stay in line and schedule. You drive for perfection and you actively seek out flawless work. It is a sign that you have high standards for your work.