cred

cred

[kred]
noun Slang.
the quality of being believable or worthy of respect, especially within a particular social, professional, or other group: If you wear this t-shirt, you’ll be earning geek cred. Both chefs have plenty of Southern cred. See also street cred.

Origin:
shortened form of credibility

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cred (krɛd)
 
n
slang short for credibility : street cred

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cred
slang shortening of credibility, by 1992.
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