To dream that you have rotting or decaying teeth implies that you may have said something that you shouldn’t have. You may have uttered some false or foul words and those words are coming back to haunt you. If you dream that your teeth is broken or that it has been knocked out, then it means that you have misspoken about some matter. It is also refers to the consequences of your words and/or what you say about others. To dream that your teeth is sparkling or gleaming signifies happiness and fulfilled wishes. Dreaming that there are teeth growing all over inside your mouth from the roof of your mouth to under your tongue means that you are on the defensive about something and may be a little overly aggressive about it. On the other hand, if you dream that a new tooth is growing normally in your mouth, then it represents a renewed sense of confidence. You are not showing any signs of slowing down and still have more “bite” in you.

If you have a dream that you are carrying a tooth, then it is symbolic of money or lack of in your pocket. You are experiencing some financial issues.

Dreaming of brushing your teeth suggests that you are feeling defensive about any criticism directed towards you. You are putting up a shield or barrier to protect yourself from potential hurt. Alternatively, the dream means that you are preoccupied with your appearance and are worried about how others perceive you. It refers to your level of confidence, your struggles and your aggressiveness. You need to look out for yourself and your own interest. Perhaps, you feel that your position is shaky.  To dream that you don’t want to brush your teeth implies that you tend to speak your mind even if it may offend others.

To dream that your teeth has fallen out and you try to refit them back into the mouth signifies a lack of self-confidence and embarrassment. You are afraid that others will know of your short-comings. If you acted calmly in your dream, then it may point to how can make the best out of any situation. You are able to rise above unfavorable circumstances. To dream that you are pulling teeth out of your mouth and it hurts refers to something that you do not want to do. If you dream of pulling teeth out of your mouth and it does not hurt, then it means that a situation was not as difficult or tedious as you had initially assumed. *For an in depth analysis, click on Common Dreams: Teeth