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Spanish translation of “parrot”

parrot

noun /ˈpӕrət/
a kind of bird found in warm countries, especially in South America, with a hooked bill and usually brightly-coloured/-colored feathers, that can be taught to imitate human speech
loro, papagayo
The parrot was squawking in its cage.
(Definition of parrot from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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