Dream about shooting blanks is a metaphor for prosperity, hard work and your efforts. Something or someone has just came out of nowhere. You will be promoted in your job or recognized for your achievement in a difficult task. This dream is a premonition for your childhood where the times were more carefree and simpler. You do not like change.
Shooting blanks dream is a harbinger for emotional impotence or fear of impotence. You need to change your outdated way of thinking and old ideas. You need to eventually be your own person and not try too hard to be someone else. It is a signal for loss, loneliness and depression. You need to learn to accept your own flaws, as well as the flaws of others.
If you dreamt about shooting blanks:
Any difficulties you may have had seem to disappear as if by magic. Whatever work you’re doing in either your career or personally, should run more smoothly. You should be feeling strong, energetic, and optimistic.