Two of Cups Reversed

card meanings

Two of Cups reversed card describes your intimacy with your partner. You both are too focused on giving and taking and not enough on giving and receiving. You might be so focused on what to give that you have forgotten to ask for what you want and need. If you are single, the reversed Two of Cups is urging you to stay in your comfort zone. Try to find a partner who is compatible with your values and lifestyle. Also, if you are not in a relationship, the card advises you to make it clear about your boundaries first.

Characteristics of Two of Cups Reversed

Positive: independence, alternative lifestyles, alternative sexualities, detachment from work, being disciplined at work, financial independence, being disciplined with finances.

Negative: separation, loneliness, unfriendliness, abuse, instability, disagreements, jealousy, breakups, infidelity,
disharmony, break-up, separation, rivalry, lack of compatibility, bad blood, separation or divorce, ending a connection, separation from a cause.

General Meaning of Two of Cups Reversed

When you pull Two of Cups reversed card in a general Tarot reading, it indicates a disagreement in your relationship. It implies problems in your marriage, breakups, or separations. The Two of Cups reversed card means that there may be a fight at home, creating a distance between the two of you. It may even be that you and your spouse have grown distant and are no longer in the same wavelength. It may be that you and your spouse are drifting apart, and if you want to stay together, you must work on fixing the issues so they do not keep you from going back to the same position.

The Two of Cups (reversed) card may signify that you need to restore the harmony that was present in your existing relationship because you and your spouse are arguing, or you and your spouse could drift apart. To improve your relationship, you must be honest with your spouse and attempt to repair the problems that are stopping you from being together. The Two of Cups reversed might occasionally signify that you have a lot of difficulty accepting other people’s viewpoints because you are trying too hard to hold on to old beliefs.

Two of Cups reversed card in a positive, strength, or advantage Tarot spread position calls you to look at the love life and see where things may have gone astray and what you can do to improve the situation. In love, the reversed position can signify a disconnect or a complete lack of communication, leaving you feeling alone and vulnerable. There may be arguments or fights between partners, and even if individuals try to remain polite, it can be clear that they are just going through the motions. This indicates that the two of you are struggling to make it work, leaving you feeling overwhelmed and anxious. There may even be one-sidedness, or one partner trying to maintain the relationship while the other walks away. If this resonates with you, you may choose to leave things be, give it a chance to work again, and look forward to a fresh start. Reversed Two of Cups can also indicate a situation that is toxic, or one that doesn’t have a happy ending, especially if you are in a relationship. It can also be a sign that you are in a difficult and draining friendship or connection that is beginning to crumble.

When Two of Cups reversed card appears in a negative position that is about weakness, or obstacle in a general Tarot reading, the message the card sends is positive. It means that you are overcoming the obstacles that came in between your relationship and yourself. The obstacles are going from your life and you’re finally getting a clear vision about your significant other. What you need now is to focus on your relationship and communicate with your partner to make the partnership stronger and work together as a team.

Two of Cups Reversed in the Context of Love and Relationships

When pulled Two of Cups reversed after asking your Tarot deck about love and relationships, it signals that you’re still working through some old personal baggage from a relationship that ended in the past. While you are still in the midst of healing, you may be dealing with the loss of a romantic relationship you expected to continue. It may seem as if all parties are in agreement that something or someone has to go, but instead of moving forward, all you’re seeing are the consequences of the breakup. You may be focusing too much on the relationship itself rather than the lessons you learned during the journey.

You may be letting past hurts affect your relationship decisions now, especially ones involving your partner. You and your lover have a tendency to push negative energy from the past onto the present; it has now trickled down to affect how you act together. Alternatively, the reversed Two of Cups Tarot is a sign that you need to open up your heart to potential new partnerships. While you may have thought you’d never find love again, two suitors, or lovers, are now emerging, eager to let you into their hearts.

Two of Cups Reversed in the Context of Career

If you’ve pulled Two of Cups reversed in a reading about your career or business, be aware that there may be a significant imbalance of emotion between you and your clients or coworkers. If this goes on for too long, it could negatively affect your earnings. You need to take measures to get things resolved if you’re not content with the way things are currently. Alternately, you may have a difficult time finding work if this continues. Regardless of what the outcome is in your situation, now might be a good time to reassess your position. Although you’ll need to overcome any issues you may have with self-esteem right now, you also need to be aware of whether you can truly make it in this profession.

Two of Cups Reversed in the Context of Finances

Those who have money questions in a finance reading, Two of Cups reversed Tarot card indicates issues with business partners or business transactions. You could have hidden or secret income issues. You might even be evading taxes. Two of cups reversed, can also mean that you don’t have enough understanding of finances to make smart financial decisions, or that you are putting your financial status at risk and overextending yourself. When this card shows up reversed, try looking at the cards around it to determine if there is a deeper financial issue that is at the root of the matter.

Two of Cups Reversed in the Context of Health

If you’ve pulled Two of Cups reversed in a reading about your health, it means that you have been battling some sort of imbalance or physical problems. It is possible that you have gone too far and now find yourself struggling with your emotions as well. It is important to take care of your physical and mental health and give yourself time to relax. If you’re someone who frequently gets sick or has other health problems, get the care you need. Additionally, if you’ve been worried about your fertility, this card suggests that the only way to resolve this worry is to take the steps to bring it to the forefront. Take your time to think about whether you want to have children or not and gather all of the information you need. If you decide that you do want to become a parent, consider taking any precautions you feel necessary to ensure your fertility. Two of cups reversed as a person is someone who has been battling an imbalance for a while. They have a tendency to make unhealthy connections.

It is also highly likely that they are having emotional issues and are prone to losing their temper. On the positive side, they still have a lot going for them.

Two of Cups Card Reversed Through Spirituality and Self-Development

When you’re asking Tarot about finding your purpose, and you’ve pulled Two of Cups reversed, it may mean you are having trouble finding a connection with another person. It can also mean that you don’t have a sense of what you want to do professionally. Two of cups (reversed) might also mean that one’s partner feels neglected at this time. It may suggest a lack of balance or inequity. Sometimes, this card can also suggest the opposite of what it normally signifies. Sometimes it can mean that one’s feelings of connection have begun to deteriorate.

You might also experience a break down in communication between the two of you. It could also be a sign of infidelity. When you flip the Two of Cups in a reversed position, you might be tempted to jump into another relationship that is out of harmony with your partner. You may feel attracted to anyone just for the sake of having a warm body in your bed at night. This sort of behaviour is harmful for both you and your partner. Instead, consider working on your relationship. You might consider counselling or mediation if necessary.

Is Two of Cups Reversed Yes or No Card?

When you’re asking Tarot yes or no question, and you’ve pulled Two of Cups reversed, the answer is most definitely no. This tarot card is a reminder that not everything that seems positive is truly what it appears to be. The Two of Cups is all about connection; therefore, when it is reversed, it may indicate discord. If you receive Two of Cups during your tarot reading, look at the other cards to learn more about the situation.

In a yes or no reading, Two of Cups reversed card is all about a lack of commitment. For example, you may be unsure about your relationship and need to resolve some issues before moving forward. Or you could be single and looking for a soulmate, and instead of diving in and dating, you’re hesitating. No one can force another person into a committed relationship, so if the two of you are not yet on the same page, make a move. Even if things don’t work out, you’ll learn something valuable.

Two of Cups Reversed as a Person

In a card as a person reading, Two of Cups reversed card is all about attraction. In relationships, this card means the relationship is just not heading in the right direction right now. The other cards in the spread will help you decide if the problem is with you or your partner. There can also be miscommunication at play here. Are you not on the same wavelength? Is there really no connection between you? If so, now is a great time to try something new. If the problem isn’t with your romantic interest, then the problem may be with another person who is affecting you negatively. Look around your environment and be wary of who enters your life.

Two of Cups tarot card reversed can also mean the seeker feels they do not deserve to be loved. This is the result of a lack of trust in others. Are you willing to put your heart out there on display? If not, there is less than likely to be someone that will do that for you. Two of Cups reversed can also denote that the seeker needs more understanding on the part of their partners. This will allow the two of them to find a closer connection.

If you are seeking an emotional description of Two of Cups reversed card as a person, the card represents a person who is often in disagreements, arguments, and tension between two parties. If you are talking about an existing or new relationship, this card may indicate a partnership that is on shaky ground. One of you is feeling as if they are not being taken seriously. If you’re single, Two of Cups here means a friendship with someone will end up being more of a friend with benefits.

The Two of Cups reversed card might indicate that you’re in a relationship but you’re not yet willing to let it go all the way to “love”. This card suggests that you need to remain grounded in the knowledge that you have only just met and that things will not work out the way you wish if you don’t let a little romance into your life. This card also shows up reversed when one has to work on themselves before they can offer their support or love to their partner. You need to make sure you are ready to be loved before you can show that love to your partner.

Two of Cups Reversed as a Feeling

When drawing Two of Cups reversed as a feeling, a card describes how you are feeling about your past relationship. There may be a sense of distrust or the fear of being deceived in the relationship. You may feel that you are being taken advantage of, or there are other issues that make you question your current relationship. You have to take an honest look at your current relationship situation and determine the reason for your current negative feelings. The Two of Cups reversal meaning reflects that you need to have a deeper, in-depth look at the factors that are making you feel unhappy in your present connection.

Look for ways to improve the relationship and be more communicative. The Two of Cups reversed can also suggest a loss in emotional attachment. This can happen if you are single and you don’t feel emotionally stable when interacting with those who are single. Try to be more outgoing, smile, and have a good time with your friends and family and put yourself out there. A relationship where you share your vulnerability with your partner has a higher chance of succeeding.

What Is Two of Cups Card Reversed as a Positive Card, Strength, and Advantage?

When Two of Cups reversed card appears in a positive, strength, or advantage Tarot spread position, it means that you have created a connection with another person that is beneficial and mutually beneficial for you both. This person is not cheating on you or leading you on, and your relationship is not falling apart. Instead, they are your rock and a person in your life where you can be yourself and get your highest potential. You are happy to be around this person and they are happy to be in your life. You may find yourself with others who are in the same position as this reversed card – a healthy bond between people you get along with and who bring out the best in you.

The two of cups reversed is not a strong card, so if your readings are not positive, the reversed 2 of cups suggests that you are still trying to resolve an issue from the past. You may be still trying to make up with a former lover, or perhaps, you are still pining after them. It is not advisable to force these issues to be resolved as it will not help things move forward in the right direction.

Two of Cups Reversed as an Obstacle

When it comes to challenges and obstacles, Two of Cups reversed can represent incompatibilities and miscommunication. If you are having relationship issues, it may be that a key component is missing. Communication is paramount when it comes to making sure that all needs are met, especially those that are emotional rather than rational. When this card comes up reversed, it can also mean that there is a lack of harmony. At this moment, you will need to work together before it is too late, and deal with the problems, in order to strengthen your bond.

Two of Cups tarot card reversed can on the other hand mean that you may have found love when it comes to business or commerce, but are now dealing with some serious difficulties. There are likely to be hidden agendas that are attempting to destroy your relationship, or perhaps an unfair competition that will result in the loss of your business.

On a more positive note, the reversed Two of Cups tarot card is a strong signal that you are entering into a powerful and creative partnership. It is a good time for you to join forces with someone who has complementary skills and knowledge and reap the rewards.

Two of Cups Card Reversed as a Future Outcome

When Two of Cups reversed appears in a future or outcome Tarot spread position, it may indicate a split or break up. It may mean that you are experiencing one of them. The two people are not getting along, or they are being so stubborn that they cannot listen to each other. The problems are causing the two of you to lose your connection. It is important for you and your spouse to communicate with one another and create solutions to the obstacles that are preventing you from moving forward. If you and your spouse are having troubles, it is possible that you both need to have a better understanding of one another. There is no need to put up walls when it comes to discussing your feelings. This will only bring more tension than what already exists.

The reversed position also shows that you and your spouse may not be developing a sense of harmony. The problems could be too big to be solved. Because of your past, the relationship seems to be unstable, and the two of you have trouble seeing eye-to-eye on significant issues. There are significant disputes, and some hatred appears to be in the atmosphere.

Two of Cups reversed card in in a future outcome Tarot spread position calls you to be more open to yourself. Perhaps you have been struggling with the idea of being ‘enough’ and not liking yourself. Or perhaps you have been feeling left out and being excluded. If this resonates, allow yourself time to ‘get back in touch’ with yourself and see if you have any inner parts that need healing before you move on to connecting with others. In fact, make it your mission to learn to like yourself first. This can only happen on your journey if you have some self-love. You will need to start with your relationship with yourself first before you can fully love and accept any new person entering your life.

Two of Cups Reversed Card as a Prediction of When an Event Will Occur

If you’re asking Tarot when will a specific happening occur, Two of Cups reversed exposes the delay of whatever it is you’re worried about. It may also signify a delay in romance, a sudden change of heart, or a painful ending. Two of cups reversed denotes having little or bad connections or an ongoing misunderstanding. The Two of Cups reversed typically reflects some sense of dissatisfaction or unhappiness. The Two of Cups reversed, in addition to being a metaphor for bad connections, is also about an unfulfilled desire and a longing for what seems unattainable.

Do not let your dissatisfaction fester! You can be wishing for something you can never have, like a partnership that would give you complete fulfilment but you are not being true to yourself. You must find your worth and value. The Two of Cups reversed frequently represents an affair that either has reached its conclusion or is only just beginning, so if you’re in one, it is likely that you won’t be getting your needs met. It may be that you lack sufficient communication or emotional closeness with your lover, resulting in unfulfilling compromises.

Drawing Two of Cups reversed when asking Tarot when will a certain event take place, reveals a lack of connection and/or unity between you and your partner that needs to be healed before moving forward. If you are single, this card indicates you may be feeling alone, isolated and without a partner. Even though it appears you are all by yourself, you are not alone and can still attract someone of the right fit. The other cards in the spread will show you which direction your love life should be headed, but know that if you can heal the connection between the two of you, you will be attracting the person you were born to be with.

You most likely feel the two of you are drifting apart as feelings of disconnection have taken hold. The lack of communication is making it even more difficult to find a way back to feelings of unity and harmony.

If you happen to pull this card when looking at a relationship, things are not going as smoothly as you would like. Sometimes the inability to communicate your feelings can be because of too much self-protection.