Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Noun: Teapot Dome
  1. A government scandal involving a former United States Navy oil reserve in Wyoming that was secretly leased to a private oil company in 1921; became symbolic of the scandals of the Harding administration
    - Teapot Dome scandal

Type of: outrage, scandal

Encyclopedia: Teapot Dome