Sometimes a monster emerging out of the depths of the subconscious, Squid may appear as a frightening reminder of something that could be clinging to you. But in actuality it may appear to ask you to see what monstrous beliefs, patterns, or feelings lie twenty thousand leagues below that may be tormenting you.
A creature that holds his own ink like a fountain pen, Squid may come to deliver the message to write a book.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
To dream of a squid implies that something or someone is causing you anxiety. Perhaps you are faced with a dangerous situation, or you may not be able to see the truth of a matter clearly. Your perception may be influenced or manipulated by someone else. It may represent self-indulgence and gluttony. Everything must be your way and you are unwilling to bend to the needs of others.
To dream that you are eating squid means that you are concerned about what other people think of you. You distance yourself from others so that they cannot form negative opinions of you. This indicates that you are feeling self-conscious and worried how others perceive you.... Dream Symbols and Analysis
To see a squid in your dream, suggests that unconsciously you are feeling threatened. Your judgment may also be clouded - perhaps you are not seeing things too clearly at the moment.
If you dream about a giant squid, this may symbolize your greed. You are thinking too much about what you want, instead of considering other people’s needs and feelings.
To dream that you are eating squid, indicates that you are feeling self-conscious and worried about how others perceive you. You may be finding it easier to isolate yourself rather than risking judgment from others.... My Dream Interpretation