Sitting on a lap could represent the following, on the physical, mental, or emotional levels:
- Intimacy or closeness
- Safety or security
- Familiarity or a feeling of "home"
- Care, support, or love
If you dream you are sitting on someone's lap or that someone is sitting on your lap, pay attention to how you are feeling about it during the dream. It may provide clues about your feelings regarding that person or a situation with that person in real life.