self-deprecating

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English - English
expressing disapproval or being critical of oneself
conscious of your own shortcomings
If you describe someone's behaviour as self-deprecating, you mean that they criticize themselves or represent themselves as foolish in a light-hearted way. Sharon tells the story of that night with self-deprecating humour. trying to make your own abilities or achievements seem unimportant
self-deprecating

    Hyphenation

    self-dep·re·cat·ing

    Turkish pronunciation

    selfdeprıkeytîng

    Pronunciation

    /ˈselfˈdeprəˌkātəɴɢ/ /ˈsɛlfˈdɛprəˌkeɪtɪŋ/

    Etymology

    (combining form.) self- +‎ deprecating, present participle of to deprecate

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