Attempts to make something secure; mending a situation or relationship; trying to hold something together – a business, a marriage; connection with others. See string in mouth under mouth.

Sometimes it indicates binding, restriction as if one is tied up with it.

Idioms: Have someone on a piece of string; hold the purse strings; string along; string someone along; strung up; no strings attached; pull strings; apron strings.


-Tam 2013-07-26 20:50:48

What does it mean to dream of pulling 3 inch long black, thick, hairlike , wire or string from my body. It does not hurt in my dream, I am intrigued by pulling them out actually. The hairs are usually on my stomach or chest in the dreams. They pull out easily with a quick tug. Thanks

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