To dream that you are a convict indicates that you are being imposed with limitations in some aspect of your life. Perhaps you are not being permitted to express your ideas or opinions. You are being forced to conform to someone else's beliefs or wants. In addition, this dream may symbolize emotions of embarrassment or regret. This dream image is advising you not to accept the blame and responsibility for something you can't control.
To see a convict in your dream implies that you are finding it difficult to communicate your thoughts, feelings, or emotions.