Seeing an axe in a dream could be a terrifying experience with different meanings as per Islam depending upon the context and situation.
1- According to Ibn Sirin رحمة الله عليه the greatest dream interpreter of Islam, an axe in the dream is a lazy person who works only when it is required.
2- According to Jabar Maghrabi رحمة الله عليه an axe in a dream is a sign of a person who scares others.
- If he lends help, he is a hypocrite.
- He is the one who tends to initiate fights among others.
3- Receiving an axe in a dream means that he would be friends with someone of similar nature i.e. hypocrite.
4- Seeing a broken axe in a dream means that the dreamer shall die soon.