To dream of a ladder being raised for you to ascend to some height, your energetic and nervy qualifications will raise you into prominence in business affairs.
To ascend a ladder, means prosperity and unstinted happiness.
To fall from one, denotes despondency and unsuccessful transactions to the tradesman, and blasted crops to the farmer.
To see a broken ladder, betokens failure in every instance.
To descend a ladder, is disappointment in business, and unrequited desires.
To escape from captivity, or confinement, by means of a ladder, you will be successful, though many perilous paths may intervene.
To grow dizzy as you ascend a ladder, denotes that you will not wear new honors serenely.
You are likely to become haughty and domineering in your newly acquired position.
Dreaming of a ladder means that you will achieve new understanding of yourself.
It also suggests growth in your social life. This is a great time to make new friends!
Ascension or dissension on a ladder may be an unconscious reflection of your movement toward a goal.
Ascending is generally a more positive symbol than descending.
The ladder is suggestive of hard work and exertion of energy.
The ladder may also be symbolic of the “way to heaven”.
You can decide whether the heaven is here on earth or in the forever after!
🙂 Missing rungs may symbolize missing elements or hardships and handicaps that you could be (or are) encountering on your ascent to better and bigger things.
See also: Stairs and Climbing
If you dream you are falling from a ladder you will be unsuccessful in your present endeavors.
If someone raises and holds a ladder for you this denotes that you will climb to great heights in your chosen profession.
A broken ladder denotes failure in all your undertakings and you see yourself escape down a ladder means you will win out only after some careful planning.