Meaning of Dreams: Words beginning with D
D – Seeing letter “D” in dreams
To see the letter “D” in your dream can mean several different things. When related to your feelings, this letter can suggest that you feel like you are not good enough. You are not living up to your full potential.
This letter can also stand for joy and energy.
In Roman numerals, D can also stand for 500.
Seeing daffodils in a dream is a good sign. These flowers stand for joy, energy, and inspiration. This could be a sign that you are about to start something new or go somewhere you have not been before.
If you are giving the flowers to someone, then this can show that you care for this person, either romantically or not. However, this dream may be suggesting that the person does not care for you the same way that you care for them.
See Flower* for further dream symbolism.
To see a dagger in your dreams can represent violent or otherwise primitive urges. This could suggest that you have pent up desires inside of you that you don’t know how to express in a healthy way.
This dream may also suggest that you feel threatened by something or someone in your dream. This could suggest that you have been acting defensively in your waking life.
A dagger can represent a penis because of its phallic shape.
See Weapon* for further dream symbolism.
Seeing dairy products in a dream is generally a sign of good luck to come in the near future. Looking up the specific dairy product in your dream can provide you with additional dream symbolism.
Daisies can have very different meanings depending on their context in the dream. To see daisies in a field can predict happiness and joy to enter your life. This is a good sign. However, to see a bunch of daisies in a vase or otherwise out of the ground is a sign of sadness. Something will distress or depress you in the near future.
See Flower* for further dream symbolism.
Seeing the Dalai Lama can often be seen as a sign in your dreams. This sign is likely trying to tell you not to focus on the material things in this world, but instead to focus on your spiritual side, no matter what you believe in. This dream is a sign showing you that it is time to better your soul by good deeds, not by buying whatever you can.
A dam can represent pent up energy, desires, or potential that lies within you. It is likely that you feel like you are meant to do more, or like you should be doing more if you are having a dream with a dam in it. This can suggest that you will be happier if you break out from your barriers and act on your desires, so long as your desires do not harm others.
To dream that you are damned in a dream is a warning sign. This dream predicts that you will fall into trouble if you do not watch out for yourself. It is best to avoid suspicious people during this time, or people who you don’t know very well.
This dream may also be suggesting that you are easy to manipulate. It is time to get better at protecting yourself from others. Only you can protect your feelings when it comes down to it.
Dancing in a dream can symbolize a relationship that you have with someone in your waking life. This relationship is more likely to be sexual or romantic instead of being about a friend or family member. This dream can indicate that are you getting closer to a person who you are romantically interested in, and it may indicate that you are ready to have sex, or do other sexual things, with this person.
If the dancing in your dream is awkward or uncomfortable, then this dream could be telling you the opposite of the above decoding. This could be trying to tell you that you need to slow things down with your romantic partner so that you can be more comfortable with them. This may alternatively suggest that you are growing farther apart from them than to them.
This dream may alternatively suggest that you are in a transitional phase in your life. Things in your life will change, but the transition is not expected to be difficult for you. You will be able to move with the motions, just like real dancing.
To see animals dancing isn’t something that often happens in the waking world. To see this in a dream can suggest that you are okay with your sexual desires. You have come to terms with who you are attracted to and the sexual things that you want to do with that person.
Scary Things Dancing
To see something scary dancing can be a sign that you are starting to accept the unknown in life. You may be becoming more comfortable with the idea of death, illness, or other uncomfortable things that are a part of life.
To see a dancing instructor in your dream can suggest that you are ignoring your responsibilities to do something fun. You need to start focusing on the important tasks in life before you treat yourself. Don’t reward yourself if you haven’t done hard work to earn it.
See Dance/Dancing* for further dream symbolism.
To dream that you are in a dance class can suggest that you need to learn how to do something better so that you can complete a task. This can be a representation of learning a process or steps to do a job, instead of learning steps to do a dance.
This dream could alternatively suggest that you are holding onto something too hard in your waking life. This could be anything from feelings of guilt to a relationship that didn’t work out. Letting go of this will help you to feel better.
See Dance* for further dream symbolism.
To see dandelions in a dream is a good sign! This dream predicts that joy and happiness dealing with your social life will change your life for the better.
See Flower* for further dream symbolism.
To have dandruff in a dream can suggest that you are wasting your energy on things that you don’t need to do. This could alternatively suggest that your energy is being wasted on being stressed out about a situation. Try not to overthink this that have not happened yet. Anxiety has a way of tiring out people quickly.
This dream could suggest that you have low self-esteem, even if you do not actually have dandruff in your waking life.
See Hair* for further dream symbolism.
To feel like you are in danger can have two different meanings, depending on how you deal with the dangerous situation. If you are defeated by whatever danger is entering your dream, then this can suggest that someone or something in your life is causing you to be annoyed or unproductive; this is likely something to do with your workplace. To dream that you defeat the danger in your dream can predict that you will face some struggle at work or with your circle of friends, but you are sure to prevail and make it out to progress instead of with falling behind because of it.
If you are dared to do something in a dream, then this can suggest that you feel like you need to make many compromises in your life. You may feel like you are not able to do all of the things that you want to do. You are likely to feel slightly uncomfortable because of this.
If you dare someone to do something in your dream, then this could be implying that you are too bossy with your friends or coworkers. Give these people some space, or let them make some of their decisions on their own.
To be in the darkness can suggest that bad luck will come your way. It is best that you stay focused so that you do not stumble and make clumsy mistakes at work or around your friends.
A dream in which you are surrounded by darkness can suggest that you are dealing too much with black-and-white thinking. This could be a way of your mind telling you to take a closer look at the things around you, and to become more educated before you stick too firmly to an opinion. In the real world, things are rarely only black-and-white, gray areas are everywhere.
Darkness can represent a fear of the unknown or death. This can show that you are trouble with these thoughts, or this could be a sign of depression. If your head is clouded with fears or anxieties, then it is best to talk to someone about it.
See Black under Colors* for further dream symbolism.
Being in a darkroom in a dream can be a pun on the word “develop” since people use darkrooms to develop photos. This dream can suggest that you are waiting for something to happen, waiting for a plan to develop, or waiting for the right moment to make a move.
Dreaming of a dartboard is a sign that you need to get better at focusing your energies. Like playing darts, you need to focus on one point that you are trying to hit so that you have a better chance of actually hitting it. Do not let someone or something distract you on your way to accomplishing your goals.
This dream may alternatively suggest that you have pent up anger that is directed at someone. This dream shows that you can either find a way to get rid of your anger in a healthy way or that you can become more direct with the person who you are angry at so that you can get rid of your negative energy that way.
Seeing a date on a calendar does not hold much symbolism in itself, but it can be connected to other terms in your dream to give it more meaning. Seeing a date could imply that something important happened on that date in the past, or that something important will happen on that date in the future.
To see dates on a tree is a good sign. This can suggest that you are growing as a person and that you will become prosperous in the near future.
To see dates prepared and ready to be eaten can suggest that you or someone around you is letting greed get the better of them. It is best to cure yourself of this trait or avoid people who have this personality trait. If you do not, then distress will enter your life.
To dream that you are on a romantic date can represent your feelings about your current relationship or your hopes for a future romantic relationship.
This dream may alternatively show the self-love that you have.
Other elements of the date will be able to provide you with additional dream symbolism.
Your daughter in a dream can represent your feelings about your actual daughter. The traits that your daughter has in your dream may be shown as traits that you wish your daughter would have, or the traits may display flaws that you see in your child. Either way, the daughter you see in your dream is a representation of your real-life daughter, not a prediction of what your daughter will become.
Seeing your daughter in a dream can imply that happiness will enter your life. If your daughter is misbehaving, then this suggests that disappointment will enter your life instead.
Mother Dreaming of a Daughter
When a mother dreams of seeing her daughter, this can be a representation of the companionship that your daughter brings you. This could also relate to the responsibility that you feel you have for your daughter. A daughter in a mother’s dream can also be a way of relating to her own youth and similar experiences that occurred when the mother was the daughter’s age.
Father Dreaming of a Daughter
For a father to dream of his daughter, this can relate to the father’s hopes and dreams in relation to his daughter. This can suggest struggles and difficulties with raising a daughter. The complications that arise and the joy that a daughter can bring are both implied with this dream.
See Family* for further dream symbolism.
Seeing your daughter-in-law in your dream is a representation of how you feel about your daughter-in-law in real life. The traits that she possesses in your dream are not likely to exactly correlate with her personality in real life. This dream shows what you think of your daughter-in-law. It is not likely to be a prediction of how she will act in the future.
This dream may alternatively suggest that the peace in your life will be broken by some disturbance. You may find clues in other parts of your dream that can provide hints as to what will cause the disturbance.
See Family* for further dream symbolism.
Seeing the dawn of a new day in your dream can be a sign that you are about to enter a new phase in your life. You will be excited to make this change, as it will allow joy to fill your life. A dream in which you see the dawn is a good sign.
See Day* for further dream symbolism.
The daytime in a dream can represent how we feel when we first wake up. The mood of the dream could provide further hints. If you are in a bad mood in your dream, then this could be a sign that you are not a morning person. If you are in a good mood, then this can suggest that you feel awake and ready to do things in the morning.
If the day is clear and sunny, then this dream can imply progress in your waking life. If the day is gloomy or overcast, then this can imply depression or disappointment in your ear future.
Dreaming of being inside of a daycare suggests that you wish that you could go back to a simpler time when you had fewer responsibilities to worry about.
The organization of the day care can also have an impact on your dream meaning. If the daycare is peaceful, then this can be a sign that you wish that someone else would handle the problems in your life so that you could relax. If the daycare is messy and loud, then this could be a representation of how you think your life is now, or it could be a representation of a certain issue in your life that you feel is too hectic for you to handle.