[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"
to worship; to dote (upon); to adore
to be credulous, gullible
tell a bunch of lies
to gossip, to discuss someone behind his back (lit. - to wash the bones)
to be very busy, to hurry, to run around
that's it, end of story
~ to go to the dogs, to go to rack and ruin, to go phut