[dnyom s ag-NYOM]
(lit. – can’t find during the day time with fire/torch)
it’s very difficult or impossible to find something
- Порядочных людей там днём с огнём не сыщешь.It is impossible to find honest and decent people there.
More from "Russian idioms"
(lit. - to be furious from being fat) to be unsatisfied without any reasons, to be too well off for one's own good
to expose, to unmask
hold one's tongue
~ when hell freezes over (lit. - when a crayfish wistles on the mountain)
(lit. - to go to the left)
to be unfaithful, to cheat on
tricky question, stumper
to swallow the bait, to fall for the bait
~ down the drain