In the very beginning, most visitors were tentative and polite, sitting with Abramovic for only a few minutes at a time.
The tentative location of the quarantine (which is “still to be defined”) is Casablanca.
The staff there has been idle since last March, when the insurgents angrily called off tentative talks with the Americans.
For now, the recovery in stocks has been too gradual and is still too tentative to change those views.
When on August 7, 2013 Future finally did share a tentative date, he also made a significant change.
It was late afternoon on the day of the disaster when a tentative plan had been formulated in the City Hall.
In it the beginnings of his madness pirouette like tentative dancers.
Every one of these translations has been put forward as tentative only.
Before I rose that morning I had a tentative plan for stirring him to action.
There was more of tentative humility in that which I at last adopted.
1580s, from Medieval Latin tentativus "trying, testing," from Latin tentatus, past participle of tentare "to feel, try," (variant of temptare "to feel, try, test"). Related: Tentatively.