- adj. 自贬的；谦虚的（等于self-deprecatory）
- 1. He has never exhibited the self-confidence, bordering on arrogance, of his predecessor.
- 2. I felt so self-conscious under Luke's mother's intense gaze.
- 3. She has now changed into a happy, self-confident woman.
- 4. He is being treated for a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
- 5. She summoned up all her pity for him, to smother her self-pity.
[ self-deprecating 造句 ]