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Turkish translation of “tentative”

tentative

adjective     /ˈtentətɪv/
NOT CERTAIN A tentative idea , plan , agreement , etc is not certain .
geçici, kesin olmayan
The two companies have announced a tentative deal .UncertaintyHesitatingAchievable
NOT CONFIDENT doing something in a way that shows you are not confident
tereddüt eden, dikkatli ve ürkek, çekingen
a child's tentative first steps UncertaintyHesitatingAchievable
tentatively adverb
geçici olarak
(Definition of tentative adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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