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street credibility

Syllabification: street cred·i·bil·i·ty
(also informal street cred)

Definition of street credibility in English:

noun

Acceptability among young black urban residents.
Example sentences
  • The ability to send text messages may give street credibility to the young but in your 40s the opposite could apply, writes Dave Andrew.
  • In an urban environment, he brings a lot of street credibility to this particular character.
  • The arrival of the club will allow young people to do something which has street credibility and at the same time keep them out of trouble.

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