Interpretation of dream: Key

To see a key in your dream, symbolizes opportunities, access, control, secrets, or responsibilities. You may be locking away your own inner feelings and emotions. Or you are close to unlocking the answer to some problem. In particular a ring of keys, represent your adaptability to a situation. Alternatively, keys have sexual connotations. They can represent intercourse, impotence, infidelity, etc. depending on the condition and usage of the key. To dream that you lose your keys, signifies fears of losing control of yourself or losing your position or status in life. It may also indicate unexpected changes, frustrations, and unpleasant adventures. If you give your key away, then it suggests that you have given up control of some situation or responsibility. To dream that you find keys, signifies that you have found a solution to a problem. To see broken keys in your dream, indicates lost in status. You are now denied access to a place where you were previously allowed. If the keys are rusty, then it symbolizes a talent or skill that you have neglected. To hear the sounds of keys rattling, indicates that you have the right attitude toward life. You are heading in the right direction and asking all the right questions in the process. It is also a sign of decisive action.



More interpretations:
Key (Miller): To dream of keys, denotes unexpected changes. If the keys are lost, unpleasant ...
Key (Freud): Dream of having a key in your hand foretells a mild flirtation. If you dream of ...
Key (Common): A key can represent our need for liberation from a stressful situation and then ...