If you dreamt about someone not talking to you, this post will show you likely reasons why and what would make each of them more likely.
So, what does it mean someone does not talk to you in a dream? Likely reasons why you will dream about someone not talking to you are to deal with past trauma of someone not talking to you or to play out the scenario of someone not talking to you.
There are a number of possible reasons why you might dream about someone not talking to you but there are some things you can consider to help figure out the main reason.
What does it mean when someone does not talk to you in a dream?
Below are likely causes and what would make each of them more likely.
Purpose of dreams
It is thought that dreams are usually based on recent conversations, activities or other issues in your life. Dreams can function to help us get through trauma, to prepare ourselves to deal with threats, and to ensure that we do not forget important memories. (source)
To play out scenarios
Humans are social animals and it would have been important for us to keep members of our tribe happy in the past. The reason why you dreamt about someone not talking to you could be that your brain was helping you to prepare for the scenario of someone not talking to you. This would be more likely if what you dreamt about has never actually happened in real life.
To deal with trauma
It could also be the case that your brain is helping you to deal with past trauma. This would be more likely if what you dreamt about was something that happened in your past that was traumatic for you in some way.
To remember something important
It might also be your brain’s way of helping you to remember something that was important. This would be more likely if you dreamt about a time that someone actually did not talk to you but it was not so traumatic for you.
Consider what else happens in the dream
It would help to consider what else happened in the dream. If other things happened such as you being removed from a group, it could be your brain’s way of helping you to prepare for traumatic scenarios. Whereas, if it involved something that actually happened, it would be more likely to be to help remember what happened.
Consider what has happened in your life lately
It would also help to consider what else happened in your life lately, since you might have been dreaming to help process a recent event. This would be more likely if something traumatic happened recently such as having a falling out with a friend.
Consider if you have had lifestyle changes recently
Dreams occur most when we are in REM sleep which is the deep sleep stage where our brain is supposed to be the least active. If you have been able to recall your dreams easily, it might be a sign that you have been having problems in your life lately. Causes could include not sleeping enough, getting stressed or anxious or getting less exercise.
What does it mean when someone ignores you in a dream?
If someone ignores you in a dream, it could be because your brain is preparing you to deal with someone not talking to you in real life or because it is helping you to process something that happened to you which would be more likely if the dream involves something that actually happened.
What does it mean when you dream about someone you don’t talk to anymore?
Likely reasons why you will dream about someone that you do not talk to anymore are so that you do not forget about them and so that you can remember experiences that you gained with them which could be useful in your future.
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