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What does it mean when you dream about hiding?

Feeling anxious about our situation, and a desire to escape our situation. Alternatively, feeling anxious about our own unacceptable inner promptings; hiding something is a way of not looking at it.

References in classic literature ?
The first day they remained in hiding, eating only the dried food that Bradley had brought with him from the temple storeroom, and the next night they set out again up the river, continuing steadily on until almost dawn, when they came to low hills where the river wound through a gorge--it was little more than rivulet now, the water clear and cold and filled with fish similar to brook trout though much larger.
Then Werper, slipping stealthily from his hiding place, dropped into the somber darkness of the entrance and disappeared.
I was there, hiding behind the hangings, and I saw all that transpired.
The screams and moans that frightened you and O-Tar were voiced by Turan to drive you away from his hiding place.
This work presented a leading and more secured least significant bits stegnography technique having variable information hiding capacity and signal to noise ratio (SNR).
All hiders are alive and intact, no beheadings like a camel hiding in a chameleon.
A difference in hiding tactics showed up in lab tests where birds cached some of their favorite food in ice cube trays filled with pellets, says Nicola Clayton of the University of Cambridge in England.
Correlation Between Solids Content and Hiding as it Relates to the Calculation of VOC Content in Architectural Coatings," the final report for a research project conducted for California's Air Resources Board (CARB) by Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, has been posted at CARB's web site.
11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, officials suspect that hijackers and planners of the attacks used steganography, a method of hiding encrypted messages within, say, music files or pictures.
Spouses attempting to hide marital assets in divorce proceedings and debtors transferring property to frustrate collection efforts often use techniques similar to those employed by criminals laundering their illegal profits or by government officials hiding bribe payments.