street cred


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street cred

 (krĕd)
n. Informal
Credibility, especially among one's associates.

ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.street cred - credibility among young fashionable urban individuals
believability, credibility, credibleness - the quality of being believable or trustworthy
Translations
katu-uskottavuus
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Whippersnapper Shawn Mendes, 17, has serious street cred for knocking fellow Canadian Justin Bieber, 21, off the top spot in the Official Charts with his track, Stitches.
He was doing a nine-month stretch for vandalism and that earned him enough street cred to begin a bond with me that has lasted over ten years now.
It is guaranteed to increase my street cred among the Splott posse.
A source told Us Magazine that the 36-year-old rapper, who was offered the third spot on the popular Reality TV series, turned it down as he didn't want to lose any street cred.
Smart Alec me, "no things are just the same" Blood seeps from a cut upon his head Injured defending his street cred Lying in a shelter but not waiting for a bus A voice "ought to be ashamed" I wonder him or us This could be any man Forced by life onto the skids Did he once have a house, a car A wife and maybe kids?
It just showed his willingness to have a go, amongst the young people in the gym they were taken with this and he will have earned some street cred with them.
You can visit your mom or significant other for moral support, engage in a rap battle or make a mix tape for street cred, and get a job to pay for your bling, among other activities.
YOUNG yobs are forcing dangerous or illegal dogs to battle it out in fights in Birmingham parks in a bid to boost their street cred, police have revealed.
Solidifying the network's Jewish street cred, expect an interview with Steven Spielberg next month.
Daisy may think disrobing will send her street cred soaring, but they'll be no going back once the edition hits the newsagents.
Boston youth have been invited to submit videos showcasing how they are setting positive examples and redefining street cred.
TOUGH guys who can't bear to ditch their mighty gas guzzlers should check out this Jeep - an eco-friendly monster that won't ruin your street cred.