self-critique

noun
self-cri·​tique | \ ˌself-krə-ˈtēk How to pronounce self-critique (audio) , -kri- \
plural self-critiques

Definition of self-critique

: the act or an instance of critically examining oneself self-critique entails constant attention to the critic's own work, as well as to the work of others concerned with the same problems.— Jackie Byars

First Known Use of self-critique

1872, in the meaning defined above

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“Self-critique.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-critique. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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