from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Slang Acceptability or popularity, especially among young people in urban areas.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Credibility among young, hip urban dwellers; particularly important in the hip-hop and gangsta-rap scene.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. credibility among young fashionable urban individuals
street + cred(it).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From street ("urban youth") + credibility, by shortening (Wiktionary)