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self-deprecating

adjective

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formal meant to make yourself or the things you do seem unimportant
  • He spoke in a self-deprecating tone.
  • self-deprecating humor

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The first known use of self-deprecating was in 1834

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self-dependent

self-deprecating

self-deprecatingly

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“Self-deprecating.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/self-deprecating. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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