To dream of something being too close to you may reflect your feelings about a person or issue being too invasive, disruptive, or disquieting. An issue you wish to move away from. Strong negative feelings about something happening to you. A problem that is “right on top of you” or “in your face.” Feeling that people are getting too personal with you.
To dream of someone or something getting closer to you represents feelings about a issue or relationship being on the horizon or being closer to occurring. Negatively, it may reflect a potentially serious problem that you feel may be reaching a crisis point.
To dream of being close to someone or something represents feelings about a prominent issue in your life or current circumstances. Negatively, it may reflect an issue you have grown too accustomed to.
Example: A man dreamed of seeing people getting too close to him. In waking life he felt that these people were asking him too many personal questions.
Example 2: A woman dreamed of seeing a snake getting closer to her. In waking life she felt that he boyfriend was going to cheat on her soon.