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parrot vs kea kea vs parrot

parrot and kea both are nouns.

parrot is a verb but kea is not a verb.

As nouns, kea is a hyponym of parrot; that is, kea is a word with a more specific, narrower meaning than parrot and kea is a type of parrot with the definitions:
  • usually brightly colored zygodactyl tropical birds with short hooked beaks and the ability to mimic sounds
parrot (noun) kea (noun)
usually brightly colored zygodactyl tropical birds with short hooked beaks and the ability to mimic sounds large brownish-green New Zealand parrot
a copycat who does not understand the words or acts being imitated
parrot (verb) kea (verb)
repeat mindlessly