self-critical

adjective
self-crit·i·cal | \ˌself-ˈkri-ti-kəl \

Definition of self-critical 

: inclined to find fault with oneself : critical of oneself a self-critical perfectionist … helping patients identify and challenge pessimistic or self-critical thoughts that cause or perpetuate depression.— Mary A. Whooley

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1841, in the meaning defined above

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