LATENT CONTENT By N., Sam M.S. - 123 1. Hidden meaning in communication 2. Unconscious wishes expressed through dream or fantasy in symbolic representation as part of psychoanalytic theory. LATENT CONTENT: "Latent content is your unconscious mind expressing hidden dreams or wishes." Related Psychology Terms DREAM INTERPRETATION (Historical) DREAM INTERPRETATION (Modern) JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) FREUD, SIGMUND (1856-1939) ESTHETICS Terms of Service EXPERIENTIAL THERAPY LANGUAGE (Psycholinguistics) ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Identifying Relevant Theories and Models Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "LATENT CONTENT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/latent-content/ (accessed July 3, 2022).