Definition of electronegativity in English:

electronegativity

noun

Chemistry
  • The degree to which an element tends to gain electrons and form negative ions in chemical reactions.

    • ‘the high electronegativity of fluorine atoms’

Pronunciation

electronegativity

/əˌlektrəˈneɡəˈtivədē/ /əˌlɛktrəˈnɛɡəˈtɪvədi/ /ēˌlektrəˌneɡəˈtivədē/ /iˌlɛktrəˌnɛɡəˈtɪvədi/