A flower in the snow

Idiom

A flower in the snow

Definition

Something that stands out in a negative or difficult situation

Examples

She was like a flower in the snow, always managing to stay positive despite the difficult circumstances

He was a flower in the snow, a bright light in the darkness

Origin

19th century

FAQs

What does ‘A flower in the snow’ mean?

It means something that stands out in a negative or difficult situation.

Where does the phrase ‘A flower in the snow’ come from?

The origin of this idiom is unclear, however it is thought to date back to the 19th century.