- [Zool] loro (m), papagayo (m), cotorra (f) as sick as a parrot (BrE) [colloquial/familiar] muerto de rabia [familiar/colloquial] I was o felt as sick as a parrot estaba que me moría de la rabia [familiar/colloquial]More example sentences
- It's been observed in many other bird species besides parrots and macaws, as well as elephants, macaques, giraffes, rhinos and chimpanzees.
- You can attract birds like eastern rosellas, king parrots, galahs and lorikeets to your garden.
- 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.
- [pejorative/peyorativo] [words/opinions] repetir* como un loro or papagayoMore example sentences
- The ‘we can increase production’ quote has been parroted repeatedly in the mainstream media with little background or additional information provided.
- So, while the media was mindlessly parroting that information over and over again, these viewers already understood that it most likely was not true.
- Asked about writing, she examines the butter dish with interest, before mouthing some sentences like a student parroting poetry.