parrot

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Noun[change]

Singular
parrot

Plural
parrots

A parrot
  1. (countable) A parrot is a type of tropical bird sometimes kept as a pet.
    Movie pirates always seem to have parrots.
    I had a pet parrot named Peter.

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Verb[change]

Plain form
parrot

Third-person singular
parrots

Past tense
parroted

Past participle
parroted

Present participle
parroting

  1. (informal) If you parrot someone, you say exactly what that person says.
    I want you to parrot back what I just said, so I know you heard me right.

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