A dream about teeth falling out can be distressing. It means there is intense anxiety and instability in your life. However, it is important to note that no two dreams are identical and all interpretations are merely guidelines.
Here are all the meanings of losing teeth in the dream.
Losing teeth in the dream while you eat or chew food
If you dream about losing your teeth while you eat or chew in the dream, it means your confidence feels threatened. You are worried about how something will turn out, and it potentially may turn out due to your subconscious mind being scared. The state of your mind always has an impact on how things turn out.
Losing teeth while you eat implies there is something that is worrying you, something that will be as beneficial as food to your life. It could be that there is an exam coming, an interview, a big event such as a wedding coming, but that is worrying you. If you overcome the anxiety, you will reap the beneficial part.
What to do: Drop your worry. You can do it even if it seems impossible
Swallowing teeth in the dream
If you swallow your own teeth in the dream, it means you are about to or have already done something that will destroy your confidence. The spiritual symbolism of teeth is confidence.
People who are weak are often said to have no teeth or having no bite.
Swallowing your own teeth, therefore, can be interpreted as losing your confidence by your own actions. If swallowing the teeth was uncomfortable, it means the whole experience will be painful.
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Vomiting teeth in the dream implies you will give up your own pride for the greater good. It means you will do something noble but you will be misunderstood as being weak but the truth will soon surface.
Additionally, teeth are not supposed to be in the stomach. The fact that you are vomiting them implies there were be a shift in your life in which things will be in their right place. You will not find this comfortable but afterward, it will be all good for you and your family.
Someone else pulling your teeth out in the dream
If you see someone else pulling your teeth out in the dream other than yourself, it means there is something those around you are forcing you to stop or do away with that is actually beneficial to you.
It could be that they are encouraging you to stop seeing someone, stop working somewhere, give up a hobby, or stop a business. They think they are doing the right thing but what they do not know is that they are pulling out your teeth.
Teeth falling out on their own in the dream
If you see teeth falling out on their own in your dream, it can be interpreted that you have deep anxiety and worry that things are going to fall apart on their own. It means you have a deep hollow feeling, a feeling of emptiness and dissatisfaction. No matter what you do, you just can’t seem to feel grounded.
This dream can be agitating and can itself leave you feeling lost and without direction as it unfolds, or at least in the minutes just after you wake up.
Teeth crumbling while you try to eat
If your teeth crumble or break apart as you try to chew or eat, it means there is deep frustration within you. The dream arises from something you have been attempting to achieve but have failed.
The frustration could come from your job, your relationship, your business, or in your friendship. One thing to note is that this is not a small matter. This problem affects your entire life even though it comes from just one area of your life.
Teeth going bad in the dream
If you see your teeth going bad in your dream, it means something you have been proud of for years may become the bane of your existence. For example, your very own beauty could attract certain people in your life that may turn out to be the worst thing that ever happened to you.
It means there are fears and worries going on in your life from something that you thought was good but turned negative. It could be that there is a friendship you started that has gone bad and affecting your whole life.
Teeth going black or dark in the dream
If you see your teeth go black or gray in your dream, it means you are too concerned with how you look and how others see you. Everyone does this and it is very normal. However, you are overdoing it and it is causing a great deal of anxiety in your life.
The dream is primarily linked to your aging. You are changing maybe because you are a young person going into your teen years, a young woman going into her young adulthood, or an adult going into old age. This often comes with fear and many people experience depression before finally accepting the fact.
Teeth going yellow or brown in the dream
Teeth going yellow or brown in the dream can mean you are depressed about something serious in your life. It could be because of your job, your relationship, or education. The depression, however, is only making things worse, and this will only lead to more depression.
You need to take things one day at a time. Just deal with what you can here and now, and the rest of the path will be brighter with each step. You do not need to see see the entire way.
Teeth growing big or long in the dream
Teeth growing big or long in your dream means there are problems in your life that require more strength, more wisdom, and more understanding. You will not be able to deal with them in your current state and you may need to make some adjustment.
There is something going on in your life and you feel you have bitten more than you can chew. It is a case of underestimation. You launched a journey without fully knowing what it will take and you have been left feeling anxious.
Teeth becoming sharp in the dream
Seeing your teeth become sharp in the dream depends on whether you are comfortable with the change or not. If you are uncomfortable with it, it means there is a need for you to sharpen your life skills if you are going to surmount the problems you are facing.
You are in trouble and this distress is causing so much turmoil in your soul. You will have to make some changes or else you will keep sinking deeper and deeper. If you were comfortable with it, it implies that there are good things coming ahead. You will feel more empowered and more confident in your skills and abilities.
Teeth becoming stuck together
Teeth becoming suck together in the dream spiritually symbolizes frustration. It is simply a manifestation of the frustration that is currently in your life. The teeth stand for your ability to process issues in your life. If they are stuck together, it means you are handicapped and can’t act and sort out your issues.
What to do: Take a breath. Relax. Take a break if you need to. Trying to be superman or superwoman will not work but you will end up making your hole even deeper.
Dreaming about two sets of teeth in the dream
If you dream about having two sets of teeth, it may be distressing as that it not normal. However, in dream symbolism, this is a good thing. It means you have no reason to be worried and anxious. Yes, you do have problems that these will soon go away because you will soon have more than enough tool to deal with them.
The dream may scare because who want to have two sets of teeth, but as a symbolic dream, the interpretation is actually a positive one.
Growing new teeth in the dream
Growing new teeth in your dream is a good thing. It means you are now entering a new dimension in your life. The only problem is that you will need to acquire new skills, new tools, forge new connections and new relationships. You may have to discard your old friendships that are not beneficial.
What to do: Be happy. There are new doors that are going to open but you will need to take action. Doors may open, but you will need to walk through them.
False teeth dream meaning
A dream about false teeth means you are struggling inside but are keeping up appearances. The dream spiritually symbolizes deep fears, worry, and anxieties that you are not dealing with but are simply covering them up to appear strong instead of dealing with them head-on.
The problem is that your facade will not last and soon, you will have to face reality. Unmasking yourself may be uncomfortable and painful, but there will be no way around it.
Crooked teeth dream meaning
Seeing crooked teeth in the dream can be interpreted as anxiety, worry, and frustration that is currently hampering some of the vital areas of your life. The dream manifest if you are feeling disarmed and unable to move forward in life. However, this dream is not as bad as losing teeth or seeing your teeth fall out. It means the problem is not really as bad as possible.
What to do: You are not really down yet. However, this may happen if you do not take the right action. Stand up with those around you and get your life back on track.
White teeth dream meaning
Seeing your teeth become white in the dream implies incoming joy and peace. Your life is about to enter a new season in which you will feel great about yourself, love yourself, be proud of who you are and how you look.
But this does not mean it will happen on its own. It means you need to make some steps but the path is pretty much open. If you do, there is some joy coming in your relationship, career, education, and other departments of your life.
What to do: You have been empowered for success. Your tools have been sharpened. Now, go take on the world.
Spiritual meaning of losing teeth
The spiritual meaning of losing your teeth means you have stagnated in your spiritual walk. The spiritual person within you has been starved and this is affecting your physical life. The problem may manifest in your relationship, your business, your education, your career.
What to do: Polish up on your spirituality, whatever path you have chosen to take. In the Christian Bible, teeth, according to Paul, stand for your growth. He said, milk for babes and meat for adults.
Dreams about losing teeth and putting them back in
Losing your teeth and putting them back in means you are going through a battle that will at first seem like you are losing but ultimately, you will win. There is a battle at hand, and this battle will leave you feeling disempowered and lost. You will feel like you have no weapons to fight with. However, this will only be for a season.
What you need to do is simply go right on ahead. Everything will fall into place. Just use whatever is on the table
Dream about pulling your own teeth out
A dream about pulling your own teeth out implies that you are suffering from low-self esteem. You do not believe in yourself as much as you should and this doubt is crippling your performance in life. Even though you may be a confident person, there are some vital areas in your life that are being hampered by your lack of confidence in these specific areas.
The dream also means you have a deep-seated need for change, a need to make room for new things to grow in your life. This will be a painful process, making room for new things, and that is why it manifests as pulling your own teeth out of your mouth.
Dream about teeth being pulled out by the dentist
If you see have a dream about your teeth being pulled out by your dentist, it means you need help from those around you but are for some reason reluctant to do so. You are being restrained by your pride and your need to feel self-reliant.
Independence is not really the way to go. Humans are social beings, and interdependence is the right path to follow. You might be right. Maybe those around you are not really the kind of people you could try to get help from without feeling insulted. In this case, you will have to find new people in your circle.
Dreams about teeth being pulled out
If you see your teeth being pulled out in the dream, it means there is an inner battle that is leaving you feeling anxious and worried. You are feeling disempowered and are in a dilemma. You will have to force yourself to make an uncomfortable decision.
The dream can be interpreted as a necessary change in your life that will be beneficial but you are unwilling to make. Although this is a tough call to make, you still have to make it if things are to change.
The anxiety could be coming from your relationship, your education, or your job or business. Financial stress also leads to a dream in which you see your teeth being pulled out.
Dream of my child losing teeth
If you see your child losing teeth, it means you are too carried away with guiding, protecting them, and worried about how they will turn out, worried about their health, their safety, and general well-being, and how to care for them financially.
This is just your anxiety about your child manifesting in your dream as your child losing teeth in the dream. The loss of a son’s or daughter’s teeth also means renewal. You should renew the way you look at your child. He or she is growing and changing, and therefore, the way you relate with them must also change.
Teeth dream meaning death?
No, having a dream about losing teeth does not really mean you will die, or the person you saw losing teeth will die. However, it may mean that something in your life will die. Whether this is bad or good depends on two things.
It can be good in that sometimes, the thing that dies makes room for better things in your life. But that all depends on what you do. The room has been made and it is up to you to fill it up. The dream might be connected to your relationship, your job, or your business.
Dream of someone else missing teeth
If you see someone else missing teeth, such as your mum, sister, brother, etc, it means they are deep within themselves calling out for help. They may not ask for it, and they may actually pretend to have everything in control but the truth is there is so much anxiety in their life.
They could be your mother, your father, your brother, your teacher, your boyfriend, your girlfriend. One thing to note is that you have to help the person whose teeth have fallen out, crumbled, or rotted in your dream.
Biblical meaning of teeth
Teeth in the Bible imply strength and self-reliance. In the Bible, Paul talks about milk for babes and meat for adults. Teeth, therefore imply maturity. If you see yourself with strong, white teeth in the dream, this Biblically means you are growing strong in your spiritual walk.
In the same vein, you will need to make some changes if you see your teeth falling out as that means you are spiritually weak. This applies if you are a Christian and not if you are a non-believer.
Dreams about growing extra teeth
A dream about growing extra teeth implies the need for you to grow to another level. There is a shift in your life. You now have more responsibilities and this will require you to operate at a different level.
You are anxious because you do not know what to do in the new shoes you’ve found yourself in. But it is all about the old saying: What got you here, will not get you there. You will need to take things up a notch.
Spiritual meaning of brushing teeth in a dream
Brushing your teeth in the dream implies the need for change, reawakening, and renewal. There has to be a clean up in your life, perhaps in all departments of your life. This includes your relationships, your job, your education, and your family and friendships.
It means you are itching inside to try new things, explore new areas and take new risks. You are however hampered by fear and this is leaving the inner person in you feeling frustrated and ungrounded.
Choking on teeth dream
Chocking on teeth in the dream means you have wonderful abilities but these have, for one reason or another, wound you up in trouble. Everyone has certain skills in them, certain talents but there are times that these can lead you into trouble.
For example, President Kennedy was a great leader, and those leadership skills helped him get the presidency. But the presidency led to him being assassinated. You seeing yourself choking on your teeth has the same meaning. You are simply experiencing the negative side of your talents.
Dream about someone else’s teeth falling out
Dreaming about someone else’s falling out, becoming gray, going bad getting rotten, or crumbling is a sign that they are in trouble emotionally and you have to help them. The significance of you seeing the dream is that you have a kind of role to play in their lives even though you may not know how.
SHould you do your part in helping them, you will be surprised what good things will come your way. Seeing someone lose their teeth in the dream means they have inner anxiety even though they may pretend to be doing just fine. You have to lend them a hand in some way. It has to be you, and that is why you are seeing this dream.
Having no teeth in the dream
If you see yourself with no teeth in the dream, it means there is a deep feeling of helplessness. You feel you have nowhere to start to get yourself on the ground again. This can be a very distressful dream, but the anxiety and panic you feel is only representative of the panic that is deep inside you.
The lack of teeth spiritually symbolizes the fact that your feet are not on the ground. You are feeling directionless perhaps because of your relationship, job, or education. Maybe you are too concerned with your appearance, your health, your finances, etc.
Dream about knocking someone’s teeth out
Dream about knocking someone’s teeth out implies deep-seated anger for something someone has been doing or did to you in the past. However, you did not do anything about their actions and this was wrong on your part.
You do not necessarily have to exact revenge, but you definitely have to do something about it and not pretend everything is fine. The problem may not even be something bad they are doing to you, but there just could be something about them that bothers you but are keeping it to yourself.
Dreaming of your mouth full of teeth
If you dream that your mouth is full of teeth, it means there is something you thought was good for you but is actually bad. You have realized this, or at least you have doubts about whether or not you should have gotten yourself into this.
As teeth can symbolize confidence, this dream means you are overly confident in one area of your life but this is to your detriment. You will need to take a more rational, level-headed, and honest look at things.
Dream about something stuck in your teeth
To dream about something stuck in your teeth implies you are having a hard time making use of the good things in your life. Things are just going wrong for no reason. Even something good turns into something bad as can be seen from the thing getting stuck in your teeth
Trying to remove it, or merely realizing that it is stuck in your teeth, can induce a great deal of frustration. But this frustration is not coming from the dream but it is just your subconscious mind finding a way of expressing and understanding that feeling.
Dirty teeth dream meaning
Dirty teeth in the dream mean someone is about to do something to you that will erode your reputation. This will change the way people look at you and it will be something embarrassing.
However, it will be easy for you to make things right again since the dirt will not be permanent. The dream can also have a different meaning depending on where you see the dirty teeth. If you find out that they are dirty while you are in public and everyone sees, it means the incident will leave you with a very damaged reputation.
What to do: Learn from those that have gone ahead of you. Things are not really bad yet. The dirt you saw in your teeth can be gotten rid of. However, you will need to take action. It all takes just one step.