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parrot

par·rot

parrot

 
pronunciation:
pae rt
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: any of numerous tropical birds that have brightly colored plumage, a heavy short hooked bill, and often the ability to imitate speech.
 
definition 2: a person who repeats another's words or actions, often mindlessly or without comprehension.
similar words:
echo
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: parroted, parroting, parrots
definition: to repeat (the words or actions of another person), usu. without understanding them.
similar words:
echo
derivation: parrotlike (adj.)
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