Dreaming about skeletons can have a variety of meanings as a lot depends on the actual circumstances in the dream. In general skeletons represent a fear that you have inside of you.
Simply seeing an inanimate skeleton in your dream signifies that you are afraid greatly of having some failure soon. Alternatively, you might be afraid of how people will judge your work and actions.
If in a dream you see a lot of inanimate skeletons it can signify that you will have a failure in your professional life soon. It can also mean a failure of people to deliver on their promises so don’t take any promise or assurance in the upcoming time with great certainty. This is especially the case if you felt very distraught in the dream.
If someone that you know in real life turns into a skeleton in your dream it indicates that they will soon have a very positive development in their personal life. If they are struck down by disease a dream like this one indicates that they will soon get better.
The meaning of a dream in which you will see a group of moving skeletons is that you should not expect help from others. On the contrary, you will be successful if you do everything yourself. This is especially true if in the dream you were not frightened or significantly distraught by the sight of group of skeletons.
If a skeleton attacks you in the dream it means that you should be more careful in the way you choose business in your professional life. It is possible that your reputation will be tarnished if you continue to do business with people that are dishonest and ‘shady’. If during the attack you fought back and you were able to defend yourself it indicates that you will be able to prove your honesty if it is questioned.