self-deprecating

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

self- +‎ deprecating, present participle of to deprecate

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌsɛlfˈdɛprəˌkeɪtɪŋ/

Adjective[edit]

self-deprecating (comparative more self-deprecating, superlative most self-deprecating)

  1. expressing disapproval or being critical of oneself.

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