We Chinese have a word meaning someone's excellent and good, and other people would speak highly of him or her. who has been praised a lot. This is positive instead of being kissed ass or buttered up.
A. You are really an awesome player, you scored 40 in that game.
B. thank you! I'm _________
How can I use one word or phrase to mean that I'm very proud or you've been praising me a lot. No derogatory sense, a lot of friends would say: I'm flattered. But this is kind of derogatory.
I'm chuffed (particularly in the North of England).
But I don't see anything derogatory in "I'm flattered".