Crocodiles and alligators are quite similar species, but there are things that set them apart. These differences are mostly based on their outside appearance. For example, a crocodile has a wider jaw while an alligator has a thinner and more V-shaped jaw.
One thing is definitely same and that is their viciousness. These animals are not a pleasant symbol in a dream, but the interpretation behind dreams about crocodiles and alligators can be interesting. We will list some examples so that you can get a better insight in your dream.
Dream about a crocodile or an alligator in general
If you had a dream where you saw a crocodile or an alligator, then you might be betrayed by someone close to you. This person will probably be one of your closest friends or even one of your family members.
Reasons behind this person’s betrayal will be obvious as soon as you find out what this person has done.
Be prepared for what is coming and don’t blame yourself if something bad happens because everything that is going to happen won’t be your fault.
Alternative meaning to this dream is that your enemies might become more aggressive in their attempt to destroy you. They will become more and more apparent in their plans, which can be an advantage for you if you maintain a cool head and think of a good strategy to enable them in their plans.
Dream about walking on a crocodile or an alligator
This interesting dream has negative connotations. If you had a dream about walking on a crocodile or an alligator, then you will encounter certain problems on your journey to success.
These problems won’t be unsolvable but you are going to need a lot of patience and strategy to make them go away or to fix them. When nothing else works try asking for an advice from someone you trust and attack your problems from a different perspective.
Dream about a crocodile or an alligator catching its prey
Dream about crocodile or an alligator catching or eating its prey might be a symbol for your life in general. You embraced life fully and even decided to try some new things you never even thought about before. This made you feel extremely happy and in control of your destiny that you now can’t help but feel great about life.
Alternatively this dream can be a representation of bizarre situations you got yourself into. Maybe you got into them by accident and now you kind of regret them but on the other hand there was some pleasure in trying something completely different. Maybe you have just been repressing your true self and you need to break out of this shell.
Dream about a crocodile or an alligator attacking you
If crocodile or an alligator attacked you in your dream, then you might be in danger when it comes to your health. If you were feeling bad recently, then things might get worse in the upcoming period.
Try devoting more time to yourself and improve the overall quality of life before you regret it. If you have been feeling bad lately, then you should visit your doctor and see if everything is okay. This way you might get some valuable advice about your health and find out whether everything is okay or not.
Dream about a crocodile or an alligator attacking someone
If you weren’t the victim of the attack, then this dream represents your care for that certain someone. This person is very important to you and you wouldn’t let anything bad happen to her.
If there were some things that were worrying you and you noticed that this person isn’t happy, and then maybe you should ask her if everything is okay. This dream could be your consciousness telling you to pay more attention to this person or pay more attention to the things you have noticed about this person.
Dream about a crocodile or an alligator attacking a stranger
If a crocodile or an alligator was attacking a stranger in your dream, then maybe you are feeling overprotective in your real life. You might be over protective when it comes to your family or your friends, but either way you are constantly worrying about what might hurt these people or what might happen to them.
You should keep in mind that we all have our own lives and that you can’t control the course of destiny. Focus more on yourself and devote more time to yourself.
Dream about stepping on a crocodile or an alligator
If you had a dream about stepping on a crocodile or an alligator, then you might experience some negative vibes in your life. These vibes could be coming from people in your surroundings or from your surroundings in general.
If someone is responsible for your unhappiness then you should cut this person out of your life. If the reason for negativity lies in your surroundings then make some changes in your life and find your happiness.
Dream about taming a crocodile or an alligator
If you had a dream about taming a crocodile or an alligator, then you are on the road to something good. Positive things will come pouring your way and you won’t be able to embrace all of them.
Many new opportunities and chances will be shown to you, and your only assignment is to choose the right ones for you. Make sure to use this time of your life to get back in control of things and improve the overall quality of your life.
Dream about two crocodiles or alligators fighting
This dream is a representation of a conflict that will occur between two individuals who are stubborn and powerful. One of the individuals might even be you, so be careful in the upcoming period and try not to insult someone who might be your superior or your boss. Social skills won’t be very good in the upcoming period so avoid any conflicts you might regret later on.
Alternatively these individuals could be your parents or someone else in your life that plays a significant role.
Dream about an image of a crocodile or an alligator
If you saw an image of these animals in your dream, then you might come in great danger because of your enemies. People who hated you and envy you for years are finally going to attempt to hurt you. Be extremely careful around others and don’t expose your personal thoughts or feelings because you might end up getting hurt.
Alternatively this dream could be a representation of an old partner. This person might try to sabotage your current life and make you unhappy, so be careful and don’t fall for small tricks that this person might play on you.
Dream about a crocodile or an alligator chasing you on land
If a crocodile or an alligator was chasing you on land in your dream, then you will be able to solve all of your problems. Even though this dream doesn’t look that positive, you will certainly be lucky in real life. Everything that was going badly for the last couple of years is going to fall in place now and you won’t be able to believe that you have finally found peace.
Dream about a crocodile or an alligator with his young
If you had a dream about a crocodile or an alligator with his young ones, then you might be feeling too protective when it comes to your family or kids.
You don’t want anyone to come close to them and hurting them, and you sometimes find yourself worrying too much. Before you go crazy from worrying about nothing, try focusing on your own life and stop thinking about others. Not everything that happens is your fault and you certainly can’t stop bad things from ever happening.
Dream about a crocodile or an alligator with a human face
This unusual dream is a representation of how you see this particular person. If the person from your dream was someone familiar, then you might see this person as a threat or competition. You see this person as strong and powerful and even capable of destroying you.
On the other hand, if the face from your dream was someone you don’t know, then you might be scared of people who are your enemies, and scared of the fact you don’t know who they are.
Dream about a crocodile or an alligator in water
If a crocodile or an alligator was in water or swimming, then this dream represents that you are happy about your life. Everything is just the way it is supposed to be and you wouldn’t change anything.
Alternatively this dream could be a representation of a hidden desire you might have but you are too scared to express it. You actually see that expressing this desire would be natural and positive for you, but something is blocking you from expressing it.
Dream about a crocodile or an alligator on the ground
If a crocodile or an alligator was standing on the ground, then you might be feeling trapped in your current life. You are definitely not happy with the way things are now, but you don’t know how to change them.
Perhaps you have been focusing too much on small things and avoiding the important ones. Instead of focusing on material things or your work, spend more time with your family and friends and enjoy some quality time with them.
Dream about a crocodile or an alligator talking to you
If you had a dream about a crocodile or an alligator talking to you, then you will be faced with some gossip in your life. People who know you well might accidentally tell one of your secrets or someone who doesn’t like might tell a secret on purpose.
You will be portrayed as an insensitive or bad person by others because of this, and this could even hurt your reputation. Be careful about what you say and to whom you say it to before you end up in a big mess.
Dream about a dead crocodile or a dead alligator
If you dreamed about a dread crocodile or a dead alligator, then you will be able to resolve all of your problems in real life. The beast from your dreams is dead and so will the problems in your real-life be.
These problems were something that was bothering you for a long time and you didn’t know how to make them go away. After long time of running or waiting for them to disappear you will finally catch a break and see them go away.
Dream about a baby crocodile or a baby alligator
If a crocodile or an alligator in your dream was just a baby, then you see your problems or obstacles as passable. The only problem is that they might not be as easy to solve as you think.
Perhaps you should pay more attention to your life and get a better insight in what is going on. There might be something you have overlooked that could catch up to you later on.
Dream about a crocodile or an alligator running from you
If a crocodile or an alligator was running away from you, then you will definitely see some good times in the upcoming period. Things will start getting better with each day and you might even get a promotion or win something on the lottery. You should definitely stay active and social in the upcoming period because opportunities will be pouring in from all sides.
Dream about two crocodiles or two alligators
This dream is a representation of your current relationship with your partner. You feel like your relationship is strong and meaningful and like nothing could ever come between you two.
Alternatively this dream can be a representation of something you want in your life, and that is a strong and reliable partner who will always be there for you. If you haven’t had luck until now, then things might be looking better for you and you could finally meet that „perfect one“.