You are sitting at the dining table, waiting for your favorite beef steak to be served. It comes in after a long wait; your lips smack at the very sight of it. You pick up your knife and cut out a small juicy portion. You open your mouth and put the chomp inside your mouth. Abruptly the delicate succulent nibble is by all accounts hard as a stone. Confounded, you toss the bite out only to discover your teeth dropping out! Horrified, you scream and wake up….
People have dreams about their teeth falling out all the time. It is quite a common dream yet quite bizarre and gross in nature. After having such a dream, it is natural that you would run your tongue across the surface of your teeth to check if they are still in their place or have fallen out.
You might think that dreaming about your teeth falling out is a bad omen. Well, this is not entirely the case. Seeing your teeth dropping out has both positive and negative interpretations, but mainly positive. Dreams of this nature symbolize major changes in life coming your way, personal growth, lack of self-esteem, financial issues in the near future, the fear of old age, and sometimes spiritual awakening.
Interpretations of the dream that show your teeth falling out
There can be various positive and negative interpretations of this dream. Here are some most common explanations of this dream.
1. Embrace yourself for some major life changes
Teeth are a symbol of growing up. Since childhood, we have learned that our temporary or milk teeth fall out and are replaced by new, stronger, and permanent teeth as we grow up. When all of our teeth have been replaced, it means that the process of growing up has taken place, and we are about to enter into a new phase of our life.
When you see a dream about your teeth falling out, metaphorically, it means that new teeth will replace old teeth. Literally, it symbolizes your progression from one point to another in life. This dream gives out an important message and prepares you to expect some major life changes coming your way. The world around us operates on the law of transition. Change is inevitable since everything evolves with time. Without change, life will be stuck in one place, and there will be no room for growth and progress.
A dream is considered something out of the reality of this world, but technically it sheds light on the reality of life. When you dream about teeth falling out, it is a message for you to be well equipped and ready for these new life changes. Embrace them with an open mind and heart and adapt yourself to changing times. This transition period will invoke abundance and prosperity in your life by making way for new and better opportunities. Make good use of these opportunities and fulfill your life purpose by manifesting your dreams into reality.
2. Dreaming of teeth falling out represents lack of self-esteem
Generally speaking. teeth represent power and strength. In the realm of dreams, seeing your teeth falling out is a sign of you losing your command over life and a decrease in your self-esteem and confidence.
This lack of self-confidence could be due to a temporary career/business failure or your inability to reach your desired goals and aims. When you see this dream, consider it a message from the spiritual realm to boost your confidence and self-esteem. You may think that your confidence level is high, but it is not the case in reality.
Through this dream, the Higher Powers tell you that you need to build certain traits of your personality and build your confidence level to succeed in life.
Believe in yourself and your abilities. Have faith that you are capable of achieving anything. The Universe has blessed you with great potential and capabilities. Trust in yourself and move through life like a victor.
3. You are or might face some financial issues as per the interpretation of this dream
Our teeth are the strongest part of our body. They give us a sense of security and are very vital for the basic existence and functioning of our bodies. We chew our food with our teeth, which is essential for our growth.
Similarly, money is a very crucial factor for our survival. In this material world, having money and being financially strong gives you a sense of security. Nothing in this world operates without money. Lack of finances can make you feel weak, dependent and can prey on your subconscious.
Having monetary issues is one reason you keep dreaming about your teeth falling out. Your subconscious is stressed out about financial issues, and it is reflected in your dreams.
Another reason you dream about your teeth falling could be a warning that you may face some financial issues in the near future. Metaphorically, losing teeth indicates losing money.
You can also interpret this dream as a message or a warning to be extra cautious in your business dealings and financial matters. Save money for your rainy days and don’t spend extravagantly. Please keep a close check on your financial matters, and don’t trust an outsider with them. Keep track of the flow of money and spend wisely.
Dreams are a doorway to your subconscious mind. They may or may not reflect your deepest thoughts, fears, insecurities, and obsessions. Some people completely ignore their dreams and laugh them off in the morning. Others, take them way too seriously and get too anxious or too excited depending upon the nature of the dream.
The middle and the sensible way is to act in moderation. Sometimes a dream can be completely nonsensical. For instance, Brad Pitt kneeling on his knees and proposing you in your dream won’t happen in real life! The best way is to ignore such useless dreams.
But sometimes, dreams are meaningful and carry important messages from the outside world. It is upon you to find out the interpretation of these dreams, understand their true meaning, and incorporate them into your life.