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parrot

noun [C]  us   /ˈpær·ət/

parrot noun [C] (BIRD)

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

parrot

verb [T]  us   /ˈpær·ət/

parrot verb [T] (REPEAT WORDS)

to repeat something said by someone else without thought or understanding: She just parrots anything he says.
Translations of “parrot”
in Arabic بَبَغاء…
in Korean 앵무새…
in Malaysian burung nuri…
in French perroquet…
in Turkish papağan…
in Italian pappagallo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鸚鵡…
in Russian попугай…
in Polish papuga…
in Vietnamese con vẹt…
in Spanish loro, papagayo…
in Portuguese papagaio…
in Thai นกแก้ว…
in German der Papagei…
in Catalan lloro, papagai…
in Japanese オウム…
in Indonesian nuri, beo…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鹦鹉…
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