Synonyms for parroting

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Antonyms for parroting

  • be original
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"My translator is working badly," the voice of the elder was parroting.

She was conscious of parroting the current phrases of the newspapers, but it was no time to pick and choose her words.

The King made a few screen appearances, parroting things Makann wanted him to say.

One of my draft is killed and five wounded and here everyone is parroting about a Merry Christmas.

Later he put it into Altrurian, and I memorized it, and made myself immensely popular by parroting it.

The mere intonation of words unaccompanied by a strict knowledge of "that dumb, silent language," Pantomime, is only parroting.

WORD ORIGIN

"repeat without understanding," 1590s, from parrot (n.). Related: Parroted; parroting.

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