Sentence Examples


  • Kimmel, in his self-deprecating nature, took the acerbic comedian's comments in stride (she also said he "had no charisma") and hired her to do a few voices on his Comedy Central show Crank Yankers.
  • By wearing a "cowboy casanova" logo on his chest, a man is hopefully poking a little self-deprecating fun at himself, recognizing that too much bravado is not necessarily a good thing.
  • What makes this show work is a combination of Rowe's humor - which is often self-deprecating - and his obvious respect for the people who actually make these jobs their careers.
  • That particular plan didn't work out for the self-deprecating host because it actually turned out better than he and the networks had anticipated.
  • Mercury is the planetary ruler of Virgo, and this often bestows the sign with a wonderful sense of humor that if often self-deprecating.