The character of the ape tends to be gentle, so this dream could symbolize that part of your interior that wants to have a more simple and natural behavior. If the ape gives you fear, it represents the dark and repressed side of your personality. This dream denotes that there will be people who deceive you, so you will soon suffer trickery. In business, you should be very cautious with the promises that people make, as they could be false. If the ape is in a tree, one of your relatives will lie to you which will create large problems in the future.