street cred

noun

Definition of street cred

informal

  1. :  the acceptance and respect of people who live in poor city neighborhoods the tough neighborhood where he earned his street cred

Word by Word Definitions

streetplay
  1. :  a thoroughfare especially in a city, town, or village that is wider than an alley or lane and that usually includes sidewalks

    :  the part of a street reserved for vehicles

    :  a thoroughfare with abutting property

  1. :  of or relating to the streets: such as

    :  adjoining or giving access to a street

    :  carried on or taking place in the street

credplay
  1. :  credibility

    :  the ability to gain acceptance as a member of a particular group or class


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