A dream of embarrassment and perplexity (Gypsy) ; “a knotty problem,” etc. Chinese symbol of longevity and luck (Pavitt). Related DreamsKnots 1. Facing problems without obvious solutions. 2. Lack of direction or inspiration. 3. Fear of commitment (“tying the knot”).Knots Knots indicate minor worries. If the dreamer ties a knot, time is needed to be free from an uncomfortable situation.