Definition of credential:
authority (part of speech: noun)
- "Modern Spiritualism", Uriah Smith.
I have the credential of my people's undeniable confidence and its unshaken faith; to my devotion, to my manliness, to my honesty, and to my patriotism; which faith I will honestly answer without ambition, without interest, as faithfully as ever, but more skillfully, because schooled by adversities.- "The American Union Speaker", John D. Philbrick.
- "When Ghost Meets Ghost", William Frend De Morgan.