Synonyms of 'parrot'
to repeat or imitate (someone else's words) without understanding themMany politicians simply parrot impressive-sounding phrases.
He repeated that he had been misquoted.
Many phrases in the last chapter echo earlier passages.
a precedent which may be imitated by other activists
We all tend to copy people we admire.
coquettish gestures which she had copied from actresses in soap operas
He reiterated his opposition to the creation of a central bank.
She could mimic anybody, reducing her friends to helpless laughter.
related adjective psittacine
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in the sense of copy
to act or try to be like anotherWe all tend to copy people we admire.coquettish gestures which she had copied from actresses in soap operas
in the sense of echo
(of people) to repeat or imitate (what someone else has said)Many phrases in the last chapter echo earlier passages.
in the sense of imitate
to copy the manner or style of, or take as a modela precedent which may be imitated by other activists
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