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ˈpær ətpar·rot

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  1. parrotnoun

    To repeat (exactly what has just been said) without necessarily showing understanding, in the manner of a parrot.

    I bought a wonderful parrot at the pet store.

    Synonyms:
    Psittaciformes, popinjay

  2. parrotnoun

    A parroter; a person who repeats what was just said.

    What kind of a parrot are you? He just said that.

    Synonyms:
    copycat, mimic, parroter

  3. parrotnoun

    A puffin.

    Synonyms:
    puffin, tomnoddy, sea-parrot

  4. parrotnoun

    Channel coal.

    Synonyms:
    channel coal

Princeton's WordNet

  1. parrotnoun

    usually brightly colored zygodactyl tropical birds with short hooked beaks and the ability to mimic sounds

  2. parrotverb

    a copycat who does not understand the words or acts being imitated

  3. parrotverb

    repeat mindlessly

    "The students parroted the teacher's words"

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  1. parakeet

    a budgie is a common parakeet.

    Submitted by rinat on August 20, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. parrotnoun

    Synonyms:
    POLL

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "parrot":

    parakeet, beak, copycat

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#14733parrot
#23800mimic
#36945beak
#39060puffin
#41168copycat
#60657parakeet

How to use parrot in a sentence?

  1. Author Unknown:

    To live so that you would not be ashamed to sell the family parrot to the town gossip, is to have lived well

  2. Kwon Jong Gun:

    The dialogue would not open by itself though the United States repeatedly talks about resumption of dialogue like a parrot without considering any realistic proposal that would fully conform with the interests of both sides, if the United States is to move towards producing a result, time will not be enough.

  3. Saskya Pandita:

    Much talking is the cause of danger. Silence is the means of avoiding misfortune. The talkative parrot is shut up in a cage. Other birds, without speech, fly freely about.

  4. Billy Graham:

    A real Christian is a person who can give his pet parrot to the town gossip.

  5. Johannes Trithemius, 1488:

    Speak of things public to the public, but of things lofty and secret only to the loftiest and most private of your friends. Hay to the ox and sugar to the parrot.


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