Thirst in a dream is symbolic of our quest for spiritual knowledge and enlightenment. It may well be an unquenchable one. Related DreamsThirst A symbol of longing for something in your life. The sensation of thirst can symbolize a desire for God, Ps. 42:2Thirst To quench with clear water, sound sleep, contentment; to drink tepid or foul water, discomfort lasting through the night (Gypsy). A gypsy interpretation coinciding with the ultra-modern school.