Definition of parrotism in English:

parrotism

Pronunciation /ˈparətɪz(ə)m/

noun

  • A propensity for parroting; especially mindless or mechanical repetition or imitation of the words or actions of others; an instance of this.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Robert Anton (fl. 1606–1618), satirist. From parrot + -ism.