Definition of Valence:

  1. Negative or positive psychological value assigned by a person to another person, event, goal, job, object, outcome, etc., based on its attractiveness to him or her.

  2. The combining power of an element, especially as measured by the number of hydrogen atoms it can displace or combine with.

How to use Valence in a sentence?

  1. The human mind is complex and underlying psychological principles determine how we think and feel about people as we can project valence on to them in our minds.
  2. When deciding whether a new project will be profitable for your business you must judge it on its future valence .
  3. Carbon always has a valence of 4.
  4. Ive read your presentation material and it seems to have a negative valence to the message you are conveying.

Meaning of Valence & Valence Definition