street cred

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noun Slang.

popularity with and acceptance by the general public, especially young people.See also cred.

Origin of street cred

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Contemporary Examples of street cred

  • The former president also claimed that it was DKNY's clothing that got the unknown Arkansas governor "street-cred in Washington."