verb (used with object)
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Origin of parrot
OTHER WORDS FROM parrotpar·rot·like, adjectivepar·rot·y, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for parrot
Liebman calls it a “lie” that was frequently “parroted” by legislators on the floor of the state House and Senate.
In recent years, this idea has been parroted so often that it's become known as the “Washington consensus.”
"Don't do anything you'd be sorry for," he parroted, sarcastical, the young man's recent admonition to the captain.The Black Bag|Louis Joseph Vance
Joe, under his breath, parroted the words of the Sov officer.Frigid Fracas|Dallas McCord Reynolds
But now he parroted with unconscious irony the phrases he had once so admired.In a Little Town|Rupert Hughes
Here is an old one whose sentiments have been often parroted by unthinking humans of modern times.
"Prosecution agrees to accept the present court," Goodham parroted.Lone Star Planet|Henry Beam Piper and John Joseph McGuire