1. [ noun ] (zoology) usually brightly colored zygodactyl tropical birds with short hooked beaks and the ability to mimic sounds
Related terms: bird cockatoo parakeet kea African_gray poll amazon macaw cockateel lovebird lory popinjay Psittaciformes
2. [ verb ] repeat mindlessly

"The students parroted the teacher's words"

Related terms: repeat
3. [ noun ] a copycat who does not understand the words or acts being imitated
Related terms: copycat
Similar spelling:   Parrott