Definition of reluctancy in English:

reluctancy

noun

  • 1Aversion, disinclination, reluctance; an instance of this. Frequently in "with (also without) reluctancy".

  • 2Magnetism and Electricity= reluctivityrare.

Origin

Early 17th century (in an earlier sense). From reluctant: see -ancy.

Pronunciation

reluctancy

/rɪˈlʌkt(ə)nsi/