Dream about a mirror shows your caring attitude towards other people. A mirror is also showing you who you really are, although superficiality and pride are the most common things seen in a mirror. Such dreams could also show your worries about how other people perceive you. When you look into a mirror, you see a reflection, some say you even see a reflection of your soul.
12 interpretations of mirrors in dreams
Watching yourself in a mirror
Dream about a mirror could be related to your emotions and your current emotional state. When looking into a mirror and only seeing the “ugly” parts it means you’re looking at the wrong parts. And it’s disrupting your life. Also, watching yourself could be a sign of arrogance, be careful that arrogance doesn’t overwhelm you.
Dreaming of a broken mirror
Although a broken mirror usually represents bad luck it isn’t always the case. In some cases, it can just represent some parts of yourself that you don’t like or some habits that annoy people around you. It only means there are some things you should get rid of. It’s important that you analyze what those things might be and get rid of them for your sake and for the sake of others.
Holding a broken mirror
Such dreams depend on your reaction to holding that glass. If you were smiling, that could mean that some important changes are going to happen to you very soon. On the other hand, if you were sad or even scared it could be a sign of disappointment.
Dream about breaking a mirror
A dream about breaking a mirror has a completely different meaning than actually breaking it in real life. Breaking it in your sleep means that you’re determined to change yourself for the better. The act of shattering the glass means letting go of your old self and becoming something new. That’s а progress.
Dream about buying or getting a mirror
If you dreamt about buying yourself a mirror it could mean that you need to have a good hard “look” at yourself and see who you really are. Dreaming about someone giving you a mirror could be a sign of what others expect from you. You’re probably wondering can you meet all their expectations.
Can’t see your reflection in your dream
If you stood in front of a mirror but couldn’t see your reflection it could be a sign that you’re losing your identity, losing yourself. It might be related to changes you’ve made to please others, losing yourself in the process. This is a common occurrence when meeting new people and joining new groups. It is very important that you reclaim the things you’ve lost over time.
Dreaming about a double-sided mirror
Dreams about a double-sided mirror point to a situation in which you’re vulnerable and must be really careful. A mirror is considered as a symbol that connects the conscious and the subconscious mind, but a double-sided could mean that they are not “one” and it’s tearing you apart from the inside.
Dream about a black mirror
Dream about a black mirror symbolizes a feeling of hopelessness. It’s possible you don’t see the light at the end of the tunnel and you have no idea where your current path is taking you.
Dreaming about a big mirror
If you dreamt about a big mirror it could mean that you understand your life a whole. Perhaps you should pay more attention to people around you and them to find themselves as well.
Cleaning a mirror
A dream in which you clean or wipe a mirror could represent your attempt to strengthen a part of your personality.
Dream about a mirror falling
Such a dream could mean that you’ve seen a part of your personality that you don’t like and you simply want to forget it.
Dream about a dirty mirror
Such dreams could refer to some vices or bad habits that are holding you back. So, the dirty mirror is blocking the real you, perhaps it’s best to seek help and get rid of your bad habits.
Definition of the mirror according to Cambridge Dictionary:
a piece of glass with a shiny, metal-covered back that reflects light, producing an image of whatever is in front of it