Meaning of self-reproved in English:

self-reproved

Pronunciation /ˌsɛlfrɪˈpruːvd/

adjective

  • Reproved by oneself or one's own words; full of or characterized by self-reproof.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in George Colman (d. 1794), playwright and theatre manager. From self- + reproved, after self-reproof.