street cred

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Synonyms for street cred

credibility among young fashionable urban individuals

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By coincidence, this is precisely how someone with a lot of street cred would play it.
Giving somebody a good kicking never has and never will do anyone's street cred any good.
It's left me with a scar - I suppose that gives me more street cred.
CATS in the late 1990s are getting street cred by having more trendy names, a new survey has revealed.
Perry's explanations - especially his disarming admission that the plot's logic is "tortured" - kicked me out of my Clancyworld musings about a plot to use the author's street cred to mislead the American public about encryption policy.
With its groundbreaking user experience and in-the-know sensibility, The DL brings street cred to the mainstream and offers something for every music fan.
Sadly, the same ringing endorsement is unforthcoming when asked about wife Kim and her affect on his street cred.
THE Wanted revealed they turned down the chance to launch their own male make-up range - as they thought it would ruin their street cred.
She wants to use her own youth and street cred to best advantage and help take knives off our streets.
Irish cider firm Magners, where the drink is poured over ice, are credited with giving cider new street cred and sparking the three-year boom.
There are no fake lad-isms or attempts to notch up street cred by feigning Gallagher brothers-style enthusiasm for canned beer, fries and public transportation for this pop star.
THE ultimate in technological street cred at the moment is the i Pod, which now comes in colours to match everything from your hair to your handbag.
Natas Kaupas and David Carson seem intent on bringing street cred to Quiksilver's super secret upcoming 60 stores in China.
You pay a lot to enjoy open-top motoring but owners probably justify the extra in street cred and sun tan.
Need for Speed Most Wanted delivers a unique, fast-paced and gripping ride in the racing genre as players build up their Rap Sheet and street cred to move their way up the Black List to become the most wanted racer on the streets.