Definition of self-depreciation in English:

self-depreciation

Syllabification: self-de·pre·ci·a·tion

noun

Derivatives

self-depreciating

adjective
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  • 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.

self-depreciatory

adjective
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  • ‘Pitifully new,’ he agreed, but his voice was more proud than self-depreciatory.

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