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noun [C]  /ˈpær·ət/ us  

parrot noun [C] (BIRD)

a tropical bird with a curved beak and usually colorful feathers, some of which can be taught to repeat words


verb [T]  /ˈpær·ət/ us  

parrot verb [T] (REPEAT WORDS)

to repeat something said by someone else without thought or understanding: She just parrots anything he says.
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