Stale dream of something stale in a dream represents feelings about waking life situations becoming boring or less vibrant. Relationships losing their excitement or interest. A dull experience or relationship. Feelings about needing more excitement or needing to “shake things up.” A need for a situation or relationship to be refreshed. Feeling a lack of passion in some area of your life.
Example: A woman dreamed of stale food. In waking life she felt that her relationship with her boss was slowly becoming more nasty and unfriendly. She felt that she would have to overcome the hostility to refresh the relationship with her boss.