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Understanding dream meanings has fascinated mankind for millennia. In ancient Greece, physicians believed dreams conveyed indications of diseases present in the body. Sigmund Freud thought dreams revealed repressed desires. Since then, pop psychologists, psychotherapists and psychoanalysts have all begun offering interpretations of clients' dreams. But are dream interpretations accurate?

Complete hokum

Dream interpretations are nothing but idiosyncrasy and guesswork.

Both informative and predictive

Dreams can provide introspective insight and can predict aspects of the future.

Informative but not predictive

Dreams provide information on the subconscious mind that can be illuminating.

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