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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DEE Stitt yesterday accused Arlene Foster of "ruining his street cred".
THE Great British Bake Off judge Prue Leith has said that appearing on the TV series has given her "street cred" in the eyes of her grandchildren.
According to Middleton's husband, his role at the Defense and National Rehabilitation Center (DNRC) gives him "street cred" with his son, Prince George.
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.
Street cred: Sean Ward and Georgia May Foote last night
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.
He stares at me from dead eyes Little meat left upon his frame His voice just a whisper "any change?" 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?
I probably should not have told this tale, Of when I was beaten by a snail, So forget this story if you could, As it will not do "street cred" any good!
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."
Solidifying the network's Jewish street cred, expect an interview with Steven Spielberg next month.