Being a thief

Being a thief Dream Meaning and Dream Interpretation

May symbolize feeling robbed of something or being afraid that someone will steal my ideas, identity, etc.

Dreaming of being a thief, for example while in the act of stealing something or being arrested and locked up in jail, symbolizes possible humiliation or a downward spiral of sorts. A momentary lapse of judgment could put you in a compromising or embarrassing situation. Alternatively, you could go down a path of self-destruction, maybe rack up a lot of debt because of dependency or addiction to certain substances or habits. As a result, losing control of your life would lead to depression.

A thief caught in the act of stealing then handcuffed or jailed by policemen serves as a stern warning from your subconscious about your tendency to make hasty decisions or jump into conclusions. A bit of forethought and deliberation would significantly improve your chances of success. As much as possible, before doing something risky or careless, maybe give yourself some time to think it through or *sleep on it* so you would have a clearer view of the consequences of each action or decision you need to make.

Helping a thief rob a bank, break into a house or steal a car, means you tend to be too trusting because you prefer to believe in the goodness of people even with evidence to the contrary. Being an accomplice means you are willing to believe promises or get roped in doing certain favors for individuals even when they have a spotty background or a bad reputation. Perhaps this serves as a cautionary message that you need to be more critical of others and consider the realities of life before taking a chance on someone who might endanger you.

Seeing a thief fleeing from the scene of the crime, carrying a bag of stolen goods or inside a getaway vehicle, means you have hit a wall in your current undertaking. There could be a particular problem you are stuck with and your mind has been unable to unlock the answer to it for a variety of reasons. Maybe you are trying to find a compromise that would please all parties involved but it is proving to be difficult since there are a lot of stakeholders to consider. As such, the fleeing thief represents the solution which you seem to think is getting further and further out of reach.

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  1. A thief in action - Witnessing a thief in action, like catching the thief sneaking into someone's house or shoplifting at a convenience store, means you are putting in a lot of time and effort in your current endeavor. Y... Learn More!
  2. A thief for women - The presence of a thief in a woman's dream, such as a thief inside the house or an encounter on the streets, is a reference to romance with ambiguous overtones. If you recognize the thief, then it mea... Learn More!
  3. A thief on a tricycle - Envisioning a tricycle suggests your husband is going to have success on a goal or project he has been working on. The bamboo that was stolen is also a very positive sign, as clearing bamboo out of so... Learn More!
  4. Held hostage by a thief - Dreaming that you are being held hostage by a thief, like being tied up and incapacitated inside a dilapidated warehouse or a dark and unrecognizable room, does not portend the same dire circumstances... Learn More!
  5. Being robbed by a thief - Being robbed in a dream by a masked assailant who is pointing a gun at you to intimidate you into submission means the possibility of losing your friends in reality. This could be partly your decision... Learn More!
  6. A thief as a pickpocket - A pickpocket who snatches away your wallet or personal valuables in a dream pertains to minor issues and annoyances in reality. You may have to deal with petty conflict with someone at the office, a m... Learn More!
  7. A thief inside your home - Catching a thief inside your home, rummaging through your valuables or climbing into your window, is a bad premonition for your personal relationships and current social group. A two-faced friend may ... Learn More!
  8. A thief taking your jewelry - If a thief stole your jewelry in a dream, like a watch, necklace or prized earrings, then there could be a devious and conniving individual within your social circle. Stealing your jewelry means takin... Learn More!
  9. Your family member as a thief - Dreaming that a family member is a thief, like a thieving sister or a sibling behind bars, symbolizes nagging concerns in the waking world. This problem may be filling up a lot of your headspace so yo... Learn More!
  10. A thief walking around your house - Finding a thief walking stealthily around your house, perhaps combing through your things or looking for things they can steal, portends the likelihood of a fire breaking out in your home or in your n... Learn More!

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