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  Definition of Parrot
  1. usually brightly colored zygodactyl tropical birds with short hooked beaks and the ability to mimic sounds
  2. a copycat who does not understand the words or acts being imitated
  3. repeat mindlessly; "The students parroted the teacher''s words"
Hyponyms: popinjay, poll, poll parrot, African gray, Psittacus erithacus, amazon, macaw, kea, Nestor notabilis, cockatoo, cockateel, cockatiel, cockatoo parrot, Nymphicus hollandicus, lovebird, lory, parakeet, parrakeet, parroket, paraquet, paroquet, parroquet

 

Member Meronyms: Psittaciformes, order Psittaciformes

 

Anagrams: raptor, op art, Atropa

 

Language Translations:
Afrikaans: papegaai   Albanian: papagall  
Armenian: թութակ   Belarusian: папугай  
Bosnian: papagaj and ponavljati   Bulgarian: папагал  
Chinese: 鸚鵡   Croatian: papagaj  
Danish: papegøje   Dutch: nazeggen and papegaai  
Esperanto: papago   Estonian: papagoi  
Finnish: hokea and papukaija   French: perroquet and répéter  
Georgian: თუთიყუში   German: nachplappern and Papagei  
Greek: παπαγάλος and παπαγαλίζω   Hindi: तोता  
Hungarian: papagáj   Icelandic: páfagaukur  
Ido: papagayo   Indonesian: nuri  
Interlingua: papagai   Irish: pearóid  
Italian: pappagallo and ripetere   Japanese: オウム  
Korean: 앵무새   Latin: psittacus  
Latvian: papagailis   Lithuanian: papūga  
Malayalam: തത്ത   Norwegian: papegøye  
Polish: papuga and papugować   Portuguese: papagaio  
Romanian: papagal   Russian: попугай  
Slovak: papagáj and papagájiť sa   Slovene: papiga  
Spanish: hablar como un papagayo and papagayo   Swahili: kasuku  
Swedish: papegoja   Tagalog: loro  
Tamil: கிளி   Telugu: చిలుక  
Turkish: papağan   Ukrainian: наслідувати and папуга  
Vietnamese: vẹt   Yiddish: פּאָפּוגײַ  
 
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