Symbolizes the subconscious, a turning inward. Related DreamsDarkness 1. Fear of the unknown, ignorance. 2. Pessimism, fear of failure. 3. Depression, despair (lost in darkness). 4. Chaos of emotions.Darkness Symbolic of being surrounded by evil or in need of God’s light, Joel 2:2Darkness Subconscious, the void within.Darkness A dream of warning against treachery, false friends, willful blindness to reason and good sense (Artemidorus).