Translation of parrot in Spanish:

parrot

loro, n.

Pronunciation /ˈpɛrət//ˈparət/

noun

Zoology

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    loro masculine
    papagayo masculine
    cotorra feminine
    as sick as a parrot muerto de rabia informal
    • I was / felt as sick as a parrot estaba que me moría de la rabia
    • It is not the mere articulation which is our distinguishing character, for parrots and other birds possess this power.
    • The world's rarest parrots, including most macaws, are at special risk.
    • Pet parrots and mynah birds, in particular, are famous for their ability to copy words and expressions taught to them by their owners.
    • The park is home to thousands of different species of flora and birds, including parrots and hummingbirds.
    • Speaking of which, I was a little concerned with the parrot being able to speak as well as he did.
    • This bacterium is primarily carried by birds such as parakeets, parrots, pigeons, turkeys, and ducks.
    • You can attract birds like eastern rosellas, king parrots, galahs and lorikeets to your garden.
    • Hundreds of macaws and parrots gather at the exposed riverbanks to feed on clay, which helps the birds digest their diet of nutritious seeds.
    • Bird watchers are drawn from all over the world in search of species such as parrots, parakeets, hyacinth macaws, and wood storks.
    • In the aviary there are no visitors: are they both natives, then, the parrot and the human?
    • Your parrot could catch its feet into the clumps and could get hurt while struggling to escape.
    • This talent to imitate, observable in parrots and some other bird species, is not an ability that can be acquired by coincidence.
    • Such species as love birds, parrots and doves are spending more time near the water trough and less on picking for food.
    • The young parrot's foot became caught between a pine cone and the wire that secured it.
    • I forget her name, but she was green and had parrot feet (a green parrot is a symbol for marijuana in India, as well).
    • Thick-billed parrots are colorful, noisy, social birds that electrify the region's high pine and oak forests.
    • It's been observed in many other bird species besides parrots and macaws, as well as elephants, macaques, giraffes, rhinos and chimpanzees.
    • Whistling bowerbirds and whip-cracking riflebirds complement parrots and honeyeaters.
    • They went through the bird house, marveling at toucans, parrots, birds of paradise.
    • Song birds in the mating season seem to sing endlessly, and some birds, such as parrots or lyre birds, can even imitate human speech almost to perfection.

transitive verb

derogatory

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    (opinions/words) repetir como un loro
    (opinions/words) repetir como un papagayo