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parrot vs copycat copycat vs parrot

parrot and copycat both are nouns.

parrot is a verb but copycat is not a verb.

As nouns, copycat is a hypernym of parrot; that is, copycat is a word with a broader meaning than parrot and parrot is a type of copycat with the definitions:
  • a copycat who does not understand the words or acts being imitated
Other hypernyms of parrot include ape, imitator, emulator, aper.
parrot (noun) copycat (noun)
usually brightly colored zygodactyl tropical birds with short hooked beaks and the ability to mimic sounds someone who copies the words or behavior of another
a copycat who does not understand the words or acts being imitated
parrot (verb) copycat (verb)
repeat mindlessly