To dream that you are experiencing adversity means that you will experience defeat and enduring misfortune.
To dream of others enduring adversity means that someone close to you may be met with some malady.
To dream of defeat may be an indication of release and of giving in. Although this may seem negative, it is the opposite. Defeat opens up the unconscious pathways for you to receive what you need to be fulfilled, and you have been resisting this growth until now.
A dream of being inside out or wearing inside out articles of clothing represents vulnerability to the criticism of others. You are feeling exposed and concerned about your reputation.