A flower in the desert

Definition

An idiom which means something beautiful or special in a place where it is unexpected.

Examples

She was like a flower in the desert, a bright spot in an otherwise bleak situation.

He was a flower in the desert, standing out among the crowd of his peers.

Despite the difficulties, she was a flower in the desert, determined to succeed.

Origin

The origin of the phrase is unknown, but it is thought to be related to the beauty of a flower blooming in the harsh environment of a desert.

FAQs

Q

What does ‘A flower in the desert’ mean?

A

It is an idiom which means something beautiful or special in a place where it is unexpected.