: resembling a parrot in physical appearance or characteristics
a parrotlike beak
especially : resembling the mechanical imitation or repetition of the form of something (as a word) without meaning that characterizes a trained parrot
not reading at all but rather a mere parrotlike word-calling process A. T. Weaver

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“Parrotlike.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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