Oars are an archetypal sign of "man against nature" struggles. It is our labor against the elements that represents what we are striving toward. To dream of rowing a boat or anticipating to do so is to dream of your struggle against circumstances. (read all at source)
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In Freudian symbolic, a phallic symbol, so rowing would symbolize sexual intercourse. (read all at source)
Oars - the need to choose the direction of their movement through life. It is necessary to implement the desire to "move your feet".
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To dream of handling oars, indicates disappointments for you, inasmuch as you will sacrifice your own pleasure for the comfort of others.
To lose an oar, could denote vain efforts to carry out designs satisfactorily.
A broken oar represents interruption in some anticipated pleasure. (read all at source)
To dream that you are using oars, symbolizes disappointments and your tendency to sacrifice your own desires to please others. To dream that you are paddling with one oar, signifies your need for help or assistance. To see a broken oar, signifies failure in your endeavours. (read all at source)
If you handle or otherwise use oars in your dream you will experience disappointments and you may sacrifice your own desires to please others. To lose an oar shows you have not planned sufficiently and a broken oar denotes utter failure in your undertaking.
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A dream featuring an oar or the use of oars symbolizes your personal skills and the control of emotions. If you are rowing with a group of people then this ..Read more →
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Dreaming that you're in a boat and have lost your oars can mean you're feeling unable or unempowered to change your life, or a situation in your life.
See also: propeller
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oar moving forward on your own steam; strength and physical exertion indicated; time to take a rest on your oars. What alternatives might you consider before making your final decision? (read all at source)
Perspiration. This dream is reminding you that the formula for success is inspiration plus perspiration, so don't rest on your oars; if you want to enjoy the rewards, you'll have to endure the efforts. (read all at source)
pace, pandybat, peg, perturb, perturbate, piaffe, piaffer, plod, ply the oar, pole, prance, pull, punt, rack, rattan, rile, ripple, rod, roil, roll, roughen, row, row away, row dry, ruffle, ruler, rumple, sashay, saunter, scuff, scuffle, scull, scuttle, shake, shake up, shaker, shamble, ship oars,... (read all at source)
You are not meant to paddle AGAINST THE CURRENT. So you pull in the oars letting the current turn you around and you now effortlessly and easily flow with your own stream. You are free to be your true self.
Love and Light and Magic upon your path
~Lucien~... (read all at source)