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What does it mean when you dream about a necktie?

A loose-fitting necktie around one’s neck can be a symbol of “tying up” loose ends in one’s business world. If however, the necktie is drawn too tightly, then a condition of entrapment may be causing the dreamer some anxiety. (See also Knot, Noose.)

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References in classic literature ?
At this his interlocutor, smiling mockingly above the bristling bow of his necktie, switched the conversation into French.
"When in your report you said that you had seen the cyclist as you thought arrange his necktie in the shrubbery, that alone should have told me all.
"I know an Esquimau in Upernavik who sends to Cincinnati for his neckties, and I saw a goatherder in Uruguay who won a prize in a Battle Creek breakfast food puzzle competition.
Who else do you suppose brings him his Christmas neckties and stockings?" with a sly wink at the Wizard.
Very good people indeed, you will notice, dress altogether in black, even to gloves and neckties, and they will probably take to black shirts before long.
Even if the hero is merely an honest boy trying to get his living, he is not permitted to do so in a natural way, by hard work and years of patient effort, but is suddenly adopted by a millionaire whose pocket-book he has returned; or a rich uncle appears from sea just in the nick of time; or the remarkable boy earns a few dollars, speculates in pea-nuts or neckties, and grows rich so rapidly that Sinbad in the diamond valley is a pauper compared to him.
"Of course not, but I don't see the use of your having seventeen waistcoats, endless neckties, and a new hat every time you come home.
As a way to leave students with a practical reminder of the lessons they learned Thursday, organizers gave each student a necktie.
Rachel Russell, a journalist for ( Express , noted that every time Markle would step out in public in her olive-green dress, Prince Harry would blend with her clothes and wear an olive-green necktie. Since this color has been one of Markle's favorites, Prince Harry has been seen in the same shade during multiple occasions.
A form three student committed suicide using a necktie in class at Jangoye Secondary School in Nyatike sub-county, Migori.
The men's necktie retailer has sold thousands of ties across the country and is now gaining a foothold in brick and mortar locations.
Contemporary meets prehistoric in lively rhyming verses and playful illustrations that highlight T-Rex's pleasantly preposterous escapades as he dons a necktie and trousers, accidentally eats his brother's sock for breakfast, and mistakes an owl for a towel.