Dream about strangling a rat signifies leisurely pursuits, ease and relaxation. You are being particularly sarcastic. You need to be invigorated and revitalized. This is a hint for the value you place on knowledge and education. You are going through some sort of emotional turmoil in your life.
Strangling a rat dream is a sign for a need for more control in your life. You are being manipulated. You are seeking for reassuring and nurturing aspects of a relationship. This means a need to clean up you behavior and change your childish ways. You are not afraid to exert your dominance in a relationship.
If you dreamt about strangling a rat:
Someone who has just asked a favor or has requested information needs a timely response. Don’t hesitate any longer. Now is the time to call that person back or return his or her e-mail. Promptness in doing so is a key piece of your success.