- The definition of hydrogen bond is a chemical bond between the hydrogen atom and an electronegative atom.
An example of hydrogen bond is water molecules bonding together in the form of ice.
(plural hydrogen bonds)
(third-person singular simple present hydrogen bonds, present participle hydrogen bonding, simple past and past participle hydrogen bonded)
- (chemistry) To bond to another species by means of hydrogen bonds. E.g. Water hydrogen bonds with itself.