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parrot vs repeat repeat vs parrot

parrot and repeat both are nouns.

parrot and repeat both are verbs.

As verbs, repeat is a hypernym of parrot; that is, repeat is a word with a broader meaning than parrot and parrot is a type of repeat with the definitions:
  • repeat mindlessly
Other hypernyms of parrot include echo.
parrot (noun) repeat (noun)
usually brightly colored zygodactyl tropical birds with short hooked beaks and the ability to mimic sounds an event that repeats
a copycat who does not understand the words or acts being imitated
parrot (verb) repeat (verb)
repeat mindlessly to say, state, or perform again
make or do or perform again
happen or occur again
to say again or imitate
do over
repeat an earlier theme of a composition