About The Curious Dreamer

The Curious Dreamer is a free online dream dictionary. The dictionary is updated regularly based on what people are searching for. Definitions and all other content are provided by a dream expert with an advanced degree in applied psychology.

Content for TheCuriousDreamer.com is provided by Nancy Wagaman, M.A., an expert specializing in dream interpretation for personal growth and enlightenment. Her approach is intended to help dreamers tap their dreams as a source of inner wisdom and self understanding that they can use to improve their own lives, relationships, and experiences. Nancy holds advanced degrees in applied psychology and communications, and bachelor's degrees in psychology and biology. She began developing human technologies during her early career at Bell Labs, and since then she has consulted and conducted research for corporate, university, and private clients. Her work has been featured in magazines, television, and radio. Nancy has written extensively on applied psychology, intuition, and other personal growth topics. She is the author of The Curious Dreamer's Dream Dictionary and The Curious Dreamer's Practical Guide to Dream Interpretation.

The site parses English phrases and return relevant dream symbols and other information. Results are grouped, starting with dream symbols. The search engine knows enough to offer multiple definitions for given phrases and to offer results without an exact match. Results tend to be a bit liberal with choices left to the user about what is most relevant. The purpose is to offer possible meaning of dream symbols and to help people understand what dream symbols are and how to use them.

Dream symbols can be entered individually or you can type in a sentence describing the aspect of the dream you are curious about.

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This dream dictionary gives suggested meanings of dream symbols. There is no single "standard meaning" of a dream symbol or dream. Dream meaning is very subjective, and your dream symbol may mean something completely different from the meaning listed here. No representation of being a therapist is made. If you are experiencing physical or psychological problems, or if you are distressed, consult a medical professional.