Dream Dictionary D



Daffodil - To see daffodils in your dream, symbolizes renewal, inner growth, optimism, inspiration, and hope.

Dagger - To dream of being attacked by someone with a dagger, warns of physical injury from an enemy or a mugger. You may feel that you have been stabbed in the back by somebody. To dream that you take a dagger from somebody’s hand, means you will overcome hardships and misfortune.

Dahlia – To see dahlias in a dream, if they are fresh and bright, signifies good fortune to the dreamer.

Dairy - To dream that you are in a dairy, is a good omen. Much fortune will come your way and you will never be without the basic necessities in life.

Daisy – To dream of a bunch of daisies, implies sadness, but if you dream of being in a field where these lovely flowers are in bloom, with the sun shining and birds singing, happiness, health and prosperity will follow you.

Damson - To see a damson tree full with fruit in your dream, signifies riches and that you will be well-rewarded. To dream that you are picking the plums out of the damson tree and eating them, signifies that you will experience some loss and sorrow. A dark cloud will hover over you.

Damask Rose - To see a damask rosebush growing in the wild, foretells of a wedding in the family. To dream that you receive a bouquet of damask rose, foretells that you will find a faithful and true lover. For a woman, to dream that you receive a damask rose and places it in her hair, signifies that she will be deceived by someone who she thought was a good friend.

Dance -  To dream you are dancing symbolises, lightheartedness, happiness and joy. The dance of life. Alternatively it may denote dancing around a problem rather then facing and resolving it.

Dandelion - Dandelions blossoming in green foliage, foretells happy unions and prosperous surroundings.

Danger - To dream that you are in danger and are wounded or killed, signifies substantial losses in business and discouraging prospects in love. You need to be more cautious in some aspect of your life. To dream that you escape from danger, signifies that you will rise to a place of high position and honour in your business and social circle.

Darkness - To dream that darkness comes upon you, signifies failure in work you may attempt. Darkness is synonymous with the ignorance, unconscious, evil, death, and fear of the unknown. You will overcome your failure if the sun breaks through the darkness. To dream that you cannot find someone in the darkness, signifies that you need to keep your temper in check. You have the tendency to let your emotions get out of control and lose your temper. To dream that you are lost in the darkness, denotes feelings of desperation, depression, or insecurity. To dream that you are groping around in the darkness, symbolizes that you have insufficient information to make a clear decision. Do your research and do not rush into making choices.

Dawn - To see the dawn in your dream, signifies rejuvenation, enlightenment, and vitality. You may be emerging out of a new stage in life, possess a new understanding, or have a new start in life.

Daughter - To dream of your daughter, signifies that many displeasing incidents will give way to pleasure and harmony. Your daughter also represents a younger vision of yourself and the qualities that you embodied then.

Day - To dream of the day, denotes improvement in your situation, and pleasant associations. A gloomy or cloudy day, foretells loss and ill success in new enterprises.

Death – The old is making way for new beginnings. Life is a process of death and regeneration into higher awareness, the old dying off for one to continue to grow.

Deer - This is a favorable dream, denoting pure and deep friendships for the young and a quiet and even life for the married.

Delay - To be delayed in a dream, warns that plans that you have made or wish to make will be delayed. Obstacles may be put in your path.

Debt - To dream that you are in debt, signifies struggle, worries and troubles in business and love.

Decay - To see something decay in your dream, signifies the degradation of a situation or circumstance. It may also represent the death of an old situation before the rebirth into a new stage.

Deer - To see a deer in your dream, symbolizes grace, gentleness, and natural beauty. It also represents independence and virility. Consider the symbol to be a pun for someone who is “dear” to you. To dream that you kill a dear, signifies that you will be surrounded by enemies.

Dentist - To dream that you are at the dentist, signifies periodic doubt over the sincerity and honour of some person. You may have some anxiety or fear of pain, but in the long run it will be for your own good. To dream that the dentist working on somebody else’s teeth, signifies that you will be shocked by scandal near you.

Demons - To see demons in your dream, represents ignorance, negativity, distress or your shadow self. It also forewarns of overindulgence and letting lust give way to your better judgement. As a result, your physical and mental health may suffer. To dream that you are possessed by demons, indicates ultimate helplessness.

Desert - To dream that you are walking through a desert, signifies loss and misfortune. You may be suffering from an attack on your reputation. Deserts are also symbolic of barrenness, loneliness and feelings of isolation.

Detergent - To see or use detergent in your dream, indicates that you need to resolve a major problem in your life. You may also need to clean up your image and attitude.

Devil - To see the devil in your dream, signifies negative aspects of yourself. It may also indicate feelings of guilt that you have been harbouring. It is time to release these feelings. Alternatively, the devil may represent intelligence, cunningness, deception, and cleverness. To dream that you fought off the devil, symbolizes that you will succeed in defeating your enemies. To dream that the devil talks to you, signifies that you will find some temptations hard to resist even though you know it is not in your best interest.

Diamonds - To dream that you own diamonds, denotes great honour and recognition from high places. You will also find clarity in matters that have been clouding you. To dream that your lover gives you diamonds, foretells of a happy and honourable marriage. To dream that you lose diamonds, signifies disgrace and lack. To dream that you steal diamonds, foretells that your unfaithfulness will be discovered by your friends.

Diarrhoea - To dream that you have diarrhoea, signifies that some part of your life is going out of control or that you can no longer contain your strong emotions. Alternatively, it may indicate a need for you to get something out of your system quickly.

Die - To dream that you die in your dream, symbolizes inner changes, transformation, self-discovery and positive development that is happening within you or in your life. Although such a dreams may bring about feelings of fear and anxiety, it is no cause for alarm and is often considered a positive symbol. Dreams of experiencing your own death usually mean that big changes are ahead for you. You are moving on to new beginnings and leaving the past behind.

Digging - To dream that you are digging, signifies that you are working too hard in trying to uncover the truth in a problem that is haunting you. You may also be preoccupied with trying to find out about yourself , your reputation, and your self-identity.

Dinosaur - To see a dinosaur in your dream, symbolizes an outdated attitude. You may need to discard your old ways of thinking and habits. To dream that you are being chased by a dinosaur, indicates your fears of no longer being needed or useful. Alternatively, being chased by a dinosaur, may reflect old issues that are still coming back to haunt you.

Directions - To dream that you are following directions, represents your need or ability to accept criticism. It also relates to your feelings about authority. To dream that you are giving directions, refers to your goals and search for purpose. You are on a path toward self-realization.

Dirt - To see freshly stirred dirt in your dream, symbolizes thriftiness and frugalness. Dirt is also representative of situations where you have been less than honourable and may have acted in a devious manner. To dream that someone throws dirt at you, denotes that enemies will try to attack your character and harm your reputation.

Disability - To dream that you have a disability, indicates that you are experiencing a lowered self-esteem. You have lost your power or direction in life. Perhaps you are not utilizing your full potential and skills. Consider the symbolism of the part of your body that is disabled.

Disguise -  To dream that you are in a disguise. Signifies that you are hiding from something or someone in your waking life. It is time to face reality and stop hiding behind a facade.

Ditch - To see a ditch in your dream, forewarns that there is something in your waking life that you need to avoid. Consider the symbol to also be pun and as en expression of your guilt for ditching school, work, appointment, etc. To dream that you fall into a ditch, indicates that you may be headed into a pitfall.

Diving - To dream that you are diving into clear water, signifies an end to an embarrassing situation. Although you may experience some temporary setbacks, things will surely look up. Additionally, this dream may mean that you are trying to get to the bottom of a current situation and the root of your problems or feelings. It may also refer exploration of your unconscious.

Dolphin – To dream of a dolphin or dolphins, symbolises intelligence, wisdom and understanding. They represent friendship, guidance and enlightenment. When you see dolphins in your dream it is a sign that the dream has an important message for you.