Symbolizes peace of mind, because it is a headrest Related DreamsPillow 1. To take comfort, a need for comfort, security—usually spiritual, often physical. 2. Sense of luxury, life of ease. 3. A need for more rest. 4. A need or desire to have fun, cut loose a little (pillow ﬁght).Pillow A dream prognosticating death (Gypsy). The Christian symbol of eternal rest. According to Budge it was used as a symbol of power and placed with the dead in order to enable them to lift their heads.