To dream of needing to hurry at something represents feelings about waking life situation where there is urgency to finish or meet deadlines. Rushed or urgently made decisions. Feeling pressured or rushed. A wish for quick change. Situations you or someone else is responding to quickly made changes.
Negatively, hurrying in a dream may reflect haste that ignores or risks mistakes. More concern with appearances that quality. More concern with appearances that other people’s feelings. Fear of embarrassment or angering someone. Fear of not meeting deadlines. Fear of not responding to a problem quickly enough. Fear of losing an opportunity. Feelings about enemies or competition that are urgently trying to stop you. Negative feelings about quick last minute changes that were not beneficial to you. Fear of not pleasing others.
Example: A man dreamed of hurrying out of a building. In waking life he was worried about his stock investments going bad and was eager to quickly change stockbrokers.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of seeing hotel staff hurrying around a hotel doing their jobs while feeling that she didn’t belong their. In waking life her employer had made some sudden unexpected changes at work that had led to the dreamer being fired.
Example 3: A woman dreamed of hurrying in a parking lot to get away from someone. In waking she was desperate to avoid pregnancy complications that might harm her baby and make her look like a terrible mother.