Meat is animal flesh that people and animals eat as food. In prehistoric times, before they domesticated some animals, people hunted animals for their meat. Meat is usually cooked before eating, but it can also be eaten raw.
If the meat is not processed it will rot or spoil in short amount of time (usually days, but also hours), and that is caused by the bacteria and fungi which influence the decomposition of the meat.
The greatest risk related to consuming raw meat is the risk of infection with bacteria which are found in raw meat. If the meat is not processed enough, the disease can also be spread.
Some other reasons for the spreading of the contamination are insufficient hygiene and improper storing of raw meat.
Because most people consume meat, meat is a food that often finds its way into our dreams as well. The meanings of such dreams often depend on the state of the meat that appeared in the dream.
For example, dreams about cooked meat symbolize situations which boost you with sense of confidence, strength, and power. It could also symbolize taking on a role of a leader in some situation, etc.
If the meat was raw, the dream could be a sign of some opportunity to seize power and control in some situation. It could indicate rushing in some situation to seize power.
Dreams about meat are often a sign of changes in some areas of your life. These dreams are a good sign for your finances and they often indicate making money, especially if you weren’t eating the meat.
Raw food in dreams is often related with raw feelings. They symbolize the wild side of our personality. Dreams about raw meat could indicate raw experiences, major changes, money and wealth, etc. In some cases, a dream about raw meat demonstrates the person’s power and strength.
It is also a sign of loneliness that the person enjoys because they feel confident about themselves. It might indicate keeping others away on purpose so you can have more time to dedicate it to your goals and projects. Raw meat in a dream could be a sign of satisfaction as well as accomplishments.
Raw meat in a dream is often a sign of many difficulties and challenges you will need to overcome to accomplish some goals.
Pregnant women tend to dream about eating raw meat, which is a sign that their body lacks protein or iron. Even if you are not expecting a baby, the dream could indicate the need to change something in your diet.
A dream about raw meat is often a sign of health issues and neglecting your health, money issues and need for money, as well as feeling or being unprepared for something. Seeing raw meat in a dream could also be a sign of repressing some basic urges and instincts.
Raw meat in a dream is often a sign of the person’s unfinished plans or ideas, or even some situations.
Such dream usually indicates that the person is not elaborating on things long enough and that it has a superficial approach towards doing things, leaving them unfinished or making huge mistakes.
It might also reveal that the person’s doesn’t feel prepared for some tasks that await them.
Raw Meat – Dream Meaning and Symbolism
Dreaming about cutting raw meat – If you dreamed about cutting raw meat, the dream is a good sign. It indicates new opportunities and focusing on your goals and desires.
Dreaming about being served raw meat in a restaurant – If you dreamed about being served raw meat in a restaurant is a sign of responsibility. Someone will give you some responsibility.
Dreaming of semi-raw cooked meat – If you dreamed of seeing half-cooked meat, the dream could be a sign of opportunities that are not clearly visible or straightforward.
Dreaming about serving raw meat to people – If you dreamed about serving someone raw meat, and seeing these people eat it, the dream is usually a sign of your greediness and/or jealousy you feel. It is often a sign of your envy towards someone’s wealth, or desire for more money.
Dreaming about raw rotten meat – If you dreamed about raw rotten meat, the dream is a warning and worrisome sign. Raw meat is dangerous because of risk of disease, and the fact that it was also rotten increases the danger.
This dream is usually a sign of warning about possible health issues that you are aware of, but choose to ignore.
You should seriously consider taking better care of yourself and be more serious about your health condition.
Dreaming about fresh raw meat – If you dreamed about fresh raw meat, the dream is often a sign of health issues. It might be a sign that you might soon get sick, and in some cases, if the meat already started to rot, the dream could be a sign of some serious health issues.
Dreaming about eating raw meat – If you dreamed about eating raw meat, the dream is a sign of potential problems at work or with your health. It might be a sign of being accused by some of your coworkers of not doing your work properly or behaving inappropriately.
It might also be a sign of losses in business. Sometimes is a warning about your health.
In some cases, a dream about eating raw meat could symbolize some situation which requires a lot of confidence and strength on your side. It might reveal the need to remove someone from your path to achieve your desires, which might not be an acceptable option for you.
A dream about eating raw meat could also indicate revealing some strong emotions you harbor inside and shocking some people. It is often a sign of abuse, either emotional or physical.
It could also be a sign of someone trying to manipulate you.
The dream about eating raw meat could be a sign of some male figure in the person’s life which demonstrates aggressive tendencies and animalistic urges. It could also indicate stress and anxiety because of unfinished business.
Dreaming about seeing someone eating raw meat – If you observed someone eating raw meat in your dream, the dream is usually a sign that the person will likely experience some problems and difficulties in life in the upcoming period.
Dreaming of eating a raw animal tongue – If you dreamed of eating a raw animal tongue, the dream is a good sing, and could indicate soon receiving a promotion for the good job you have done in the past. It is often a sign of acknowledgment and reward.
Dreaming about raw meat on the table – If you dreamed of seeing raw meat on the table, the dream is a bad sign. It often indicates experiencing bad luck in some situation. This dream is in some cases a sign of difficulties you could experience which fortunately, won’t last long.
Dreaming about raw chicken meat – If you dreamed about raw chicken meat that dream is a good sign if you only saw the meat, because it indicates money and hard work to earn it. If you were eating it, the dream is a sign of some unexpected circumstances and changes that will find you unprepared to react properly.
Dreaming about raw ground beef – If you dreamed about raw ground beef, the dream reveals your lack of will and motivation. It could be a sign of some bad news or injustice you could experience soon.
Dreaming about raw red meat – If in your dream you saw raw red meat all covered in blood, the dream is a bad sign if you were eating it. In that case it indicates failing to fulfill your plans and ideas. It is also a sign of bad and thoughtless decisions which are jeopardizing you.
It reveals your immature and childish behavior. It is also a sign of insecurity about the path you have chosen in life.
Touching or eating raw red meat could sometimes be a sign of serious illness which could deprive you of your energy, but will serve as a reminder to take better care of yourself.
Dreaming about raw black meat – If you dreamed about raw meat which was all black color the dream is a sign of avoiding some serious illness, but overall warning about your health. It is a reminder to change your lifestyle and eating habits.
Dreaming about eating raw meat which tastes good – If you dreamed of eating raw beef and it tasted excellent, the dream is a good sign, possibly indicating new friendships and in some cases new beginnings.
Dreaming about buying raw beef or other meat – If you dreamed of buying raw beef or other meat is a sign of work related difficulties. It might be a sign of schemes and gossip behind your back, which could cause you trouble at work. Buying raw meat could also be a sign of gift you could soon receive from someone unexpectedly.
Dreaming about seeing raw meat with bones – If you dreamed about seeing raw meat with bones, the dream could be a sign of some unfinished business, but one you are avoiding and ignoring for some time. The dream is a reminder to finish all your duties because they are postponing your success in some other areas.
Dreaming of a butcher shop, full of raw meat – If you dreamed about seeing a butcher shop full of raw meat, the dream could indicate your inability to stand for yourself and your rights, and being prone to let others take the credit for your work and accomplishments.
Dreaming about a butcher cutting raw meat – If you dreamed about a butcher cutting raw meat, the dream is a bad sign, and it usually indicates illness you or some of your family members might catch. Fortunately, it won’t be anything serious, but it will warn you to take better care of yourself.
In general, the dream is a warning to take some important things seriously.