To dream of a cheetah represents problems or situations that can’t be outrun. Issues that you’re forced to think about or that you can’t escape a confrontation with. It’s often a recurring issue that bothers you or that you can’t help but be reminded of.
Negatively, a cheetah may reflect a fear of being unable to “outrun” or get away from your problems. Feeling that your enemies or problems are too quick for you. A fear of enemies gaining on you too quickly.
A cheetah may appear in a dream when you are trying to move on in life and something keeps bringing you back to the problem.
Example: A man dreamed of a cheetah. In waking life she was going bankrupt and feared that his new business venture wouldn’t take off quickly enough to stop him from losing everything he had. He feared being unable to “outrun” bankruptcy.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of a cheetah in her house. In waking life he was in the middle of a lawsuit and felt that because of her lawyer’s unwillingness to do what she wanted she couldn’t escape serious financial losses that may occur id the person who was suing her wasn’t stopped.