Därk Pas~sions n.[Fr. Hidden emotions behind individual actions, pp. of occulus pati, concealed passions. Occult – Latin: ceal-; clandesti-; crypto-; myster-; orgy; stego-, stegano-.] 1. A love of night moods, morbid imagery and sexual explorations. 2. Emotions and thoughts hidden (dark) from view. 3. Persian proverb: Night Hides the World But Reveals a Universe. 4. Unseen forces or origins of same.