How to read (transcription):
[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 bear a grudge (against), to seek to get one's hands (on)
approximately: you are good only when sent to call the death (i.e. it takes you too long to do things, ~ I could grow old)
lit. 'how many summers, how many winters', means 'long time no see'.
that's it, end of story
~ to fall upon someone's head (about problems, troubles etc.)
there's not no room to swing a cat
even half a year haven't passed yet (since you started doing something and finally finished)