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self-deprecating

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Tending to undervalue oneself and one's abilities.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. expressing disapproval or being critical of oneself.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. conscious of your own shortcomings

Etymologies

self- +‎ deprecating, present participle of to deprecate (Wiktionary)

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