If you dream of crying, it might mean you had faced stress during your day’s waking hours. Emotional tears can be a way to release pent up frustrations, sadness, grief or volumes of sorrow. If you did not allow yourself to de-pressuring during waking hours, your mental state continues into your night’s sleep. If your brain decides to de-stress, it may play dream imagery of crying, tears, weeping and related images. Your inner consciousness is sad and needs to release this sadness.
Another dream interpretation of crying/ weeping/ tears, is that the dreamer is sad for themselves. If the dreamer has regrets in their life, they may cry for themselves.