Many people take the reversed tarot card meanings to be negative, but they are necessary for a full understanding of your reading. No one’s life is always positive and to be prepared for the future we should want a full and well-rounded explanation of what is coming. Let’s go over Minor Arcana Reversed Cups and find out their meanings.
Ace of Cups Reversed – Though generally a good omen, it is also a sign that there are blockages in your life and you need to figure out how to get through them or past them and get your energy flowing again.
Two of Cups Reversed – A card of balance, things are going well, but this card is a warning that your platonic friendships may be feeling a bit neglected in favor of your love life!
Three of Cups Reversed – This is a community card, calling on you to remember to lean on others as well as a positive warning that someone you have been apart from for a long time will be coming back into your life!
Four of Cups Reversed – This cup is a call to get going with your life. Stop wallowing in self-pity, start from where you are and go forward! Things will get better but only if you get started!
Five of Cups Reversed – This card is a warning not to get mired down in the past. It often means that you have recently been in a period of negativity but things are getting better so you shouldn’t let your past hold you back.
Six of Cups Reversed – Don’t look at the past and get caught up in how good things were, this card warns. Instead, focus on the now and the future and work to make them better than the past!
Seven of Cups Reversed – A reversed seven means that you are making choices and moving towards action. Trust your instincts as you make these choices and get going. Life is about change and choices.
Eight of Cups Reversed – You may be getting the feeling that you should be out of a relationship, whether work or romantic or otherwise. Take a moment to think about it and weigh the pros and cons before making your move.
Nine of Cups Reversed – This is the card of dreams. Dream about what you want in life and start making your dreams a reality. This card is here to tell you it can be done.
Ten of Cups Reversed – This card is a blessing and a warning. It is telling you that your life is full of blessings, and a warning not to overlook them looking for the perfect life. You already have most of what you need to be happy, you just have to look at it. Count your blessings!
Page of Cups Reversed – This card shows that you need to relax and let yourself dream a little. But at the same time you have to be able to know what is real and attainable. Remember that actions have consequences.
Knight of Cups Reversed – This card is a call to prioritize so that feeling that you’re being pulled in many different directions lessens and you can keep control of your life.
Queen of Cups Reversed – This card calls you to treat yourself with the same love and respect that you would treat others. It reminds you that you are good enough for these things and you don’t have to hate yourself. It can also symbolize a woman in your life who is suddenly full of anger and be calling you to help her be compassionate to herself.
King of Cups Reversed – This card says to look at your dreams and desires and figure out what you need to do to achieve them. He says to take risks when necessary to make sure you can make your dreams a reality.
To learn more about these cards, visit our page on Minor Arcana – Cups. Learning both sides of Minor Arcana – Cups will provide a better understanding of this suit of Arcana in general.