Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: tentatively
IPA transcription: [t'ɛntətɪvli]
Pronunciations of tentatively
r meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: tentatively
    Meaning: in a tentative manner; "we agreed tentatively on a dinner date"
Usage examples
  • "Shall I find out if your ladyship's coach is ready," he said at last, tentatively.
  • On the basis of the preceding comparisons some writers attempt to trace tentatively the history of the flood tradition current among the peoples of southwestern Asia.
  • Then, also, the sailless cargo slave, in the keen competition that must arise, will be fitted with such appliances as human ingenuity can in future devise, or has already tentatively suggested, for invoking the aid of natural powers in order to supplement the steam-engine and effect a saving in fuel.
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