Transcription (the accent is shown in capital letters):
[dnyom s ag-NYOM]
Translation / meaning:
(lit.: during the day time with fire/torch can not find)
very difficult or impossible to find
- Порядочных людей там днём с огнём не сыщешь.It is impossible to find honest and decent people there.
More from "Russian idioms"
everybody does what he/she can/want
to make both ends meet
to worship; to dote (upon); to adore
~ it's enough to make a cat laugh
~ to go all out, to bend over backwards (lit: to crawl out of one's skin)
~ to roll in money
I have no idea, I haven't the slightest idea, I'm at my wits end