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cred

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noun \ˈkred\

Simple Definition of cred

  • : the fact of being accepted and respected as a member of a social group or class

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of cred

  1. :  credibility; specifically :  the ability to gain acceptance as a member of a particular group or class <used … his new street cred to develop contacts — Dale Keiger>

1981

First Known Use of cred

1981



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