Meaning of self-depreciating in English:



See self-depreciation

  • ‘I'll have to admit, I laughed pretty hard at these short trailers - it's nice to know Disney sometimes has a self-depreciating sense of humor.’
  • ‘The self-depreciating humour comes naturally, and perhaps it is part of a good-natured armoury which has allowed him to keep his spirits up when not involved in first-team action.’
  • ‘When she sobers up, she becomes painfully self-depreciating and whiny, which isn't any better.’
  • ‘The event is intimate, self-depreciating, loving, vicious and unusually real.’
  • ‘She is very self-depreciating, and is actually far more clever and liked than she gives herself credit for.’