self-criticism

[ self-krit-uh-siz-uh m, self- ]
/ ˌsɛlfˈkrɪt əˌsɪz əm, ˈsɛlf- /

noun

the act or fact of being self-critical.

Origin of self-criticism

First recorded in 1855–60
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self-criticism


noun

unfavourable or severe judgement of oneself, one's abilities, one's actions, etc
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