Symbolic of something temporal, vanishing, or fleeting, Prov. 21:6, Hosea 6:4 NLT
Mist can symbolize spiritual initiation, a passage through an area where we cannot perceive things properly. Mist in a dream can indicate a transition state, a way from one state of awareness to another, and will often manifest to signify this.
Psychological / emotional perspective: Mist is a symbol of loss and confusion – particularly when it comes to emotions – so when this image appears we may need to sit down and reconsider our actions, and how they may affect us, or indeed others – in waking life.
Material aspects: In waking life, many states of confusion can arise. Swirling mist in a dream may signify that the confusion arises from others.
To be moving through stationary mist suggests that we are capable of reaching our goal provided we take into account our own confusion.
If you dream of being lost or surrounded by mist, there is confusion and unhappiness in your home life. You need to see things more clearly.
A warning of difficulties which will beset your path owing to bad trade conditions.
1. Obscuring the truth.
2. A mystery, puzzle.
3. The unknown.
Dreams of mist denote an unwillingness and/or inability to see what is right in front of your face. Perhaps you have a fear of seeing the truth, which produces mental confusion.
The feeling of a light mist also represent that you are connected to the mystical, magical, mysterious realm of enchantment within your own being. Consider the feeling tone.
Mist is a symbol of loss and confusion particularly emotionally so when this image appears we may need to sit down and reconsider our actions.
Mist in a dream can indicate a transition state, a way from one state of awareness to another and will often manifest to signify this.
Mist can symbolise initiation.
To dream that you are enveloped in a mist, denotes uncertain fortunes and domestic unhappiness.
If the mist clears away, your troubles will be of short duration.
To see others in a mist, you will profit by the misfortune of others.
(see Cloud, Fog, Rain)