- having a positive electrical charge; tending to move toward the negative electrode, or cathode, in electrolysis
- having the ability to give up electrons, esp. in forming a chemical bond
an electropositive substance
- Having a positive electric charge.
- Capable of acting as a positive electrode.
- Tending to release electrons to form a chemical bond.
(comparative more electropositive, superlative most electropositive)
electro- + positive