12-16-2015, 07:13 PM
- Seeing a corpse or dead body in a dream may represent something inside or some aspect of Self that has died but you are reluctant to forget about it or bury it in the past.
- May symbolize a waking life situation or a relationship that has ended which you have not yet buried or laid to rest -- you continue to think about it or hope it will be resurrected.
- A corpse may also suggest that you are feeling dead inside or you are unable to feel or express any emotions.
- To dream of a corpse coming back to life suggests an inability or unwillingness to put something behind you and move on or you are being reminded of something from your past.
- A corpse chasing you may represent something negative from your past, that you thought was dead or forgotten, is coming back to haunt you – the issue needs to be faced and appropriately laid to rest.
These are some common idioms related to a corpse that may or may not make sense in the context of your dream. You may think of others which can help you interpret what your dream means to you.
- • An empty liquor or beer bottle is sometimes referred to as a ‘corpse’.
- • A cigarette butt is sometimes referred to as a ‘corpse’.