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Meaning of “tentative” - Learner’s Dictionary

tentative

adjective     /ˈtentətɪv/
NOT CERTAIN
A tentative idea, plan, agreement, etc is not certain: The two companies have announced a tentative deal.UncertaintyHesitatingAchievable
NOT CONFIDENT
doing something in a way that shows you are not confident: a child's tentative first stepsUncertaintyHesitatingAchievable
tentatively adverb
(Definition of tentative from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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