a fluorocarbon polymer with slippery, nonsticking properties; polytetrafluoroethylene.
characterized by imperviousness to blame or criticism:
a Teflon politician.
trademark polytetrafluoroethylene, when used in nonstick cooking vessels
(facetious) denoting the ability to evade blame: the Teflon president
untouched by scandal despite evidence of being involved
Reagan was called the ‘Teflon president’ by Jimmy Carter.
tee off on
teflurane tef·lu·rane (těf’lə-rān’) n. A general anesthetic having moderate potency, administered by inhalation.
TEFRA Tax Equity and Fiscal Responsibility Act
noun 1. Animal Husbandry. a two-year-old sheep that has not been shorn. the wool shorn from such a sheep. 2. Chiefly British. a two-year-old doe. 3. British Dialect. a yearling sheep. noun 1. a two-year-old sheep 2. the fleece of a two-year-old sheep TEG tetraethylene glycol
noun 1. an ancient city in SE Arcadia, Greece.