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Uncertain; subject to future change
A trial; an experiment
Of or pertaining to a trial or trials; essaying; experimental
done as an experiment
{a} trying essaying
{n} a trial, an essay
under terms not final or fully worked out or agreed upon; "probationary employees"; "a provisional government"; "just a tentative schedule"
{s} experimental, trial; temporary; hesitant
Tentative agreements, plans, or arrangements are not definite or certain, but have been made as a first step. Political leaders have reached a tentative agreement to hold a preparatory conference next month = provisional firm + tentatively ten·ta·tive·ly The next round of talks is tentatively scheduled to begin October 21st in Washington
An essay; a trial; an experiment
If someone is tentative, they are cautious and not very confident because they are uncertain or afraid. My first attempts at complaining were rather tentative confident + tentatively ten·ta·tive·ly Perhaps, he suggested tentatively, they should send for Dr Band
unsettled in mind or opinion; "drew a few tentative conclusions"
Uncertain; "for now"
in a tentative manner; "we agreed tentatively on a dinner date
in a tentative manner; "we agreed tentatively on a dinner date"
Of, or having to do with being tentative
{i} uncertainty, indefiniteness, hesitancy; temporariness; trial, tentative procedure, experimentation
The characteristic of being tentative