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Subject to one or more conditions or requirements being met
“They have reached a tentative agreement to hold talks next month.”
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Hesitant, uncertain, or cautious
“It was just about 12 years ago that I sat on my living room floor, watching Natalie take her first tentative steps.”
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Lacking certainty or decisiveness or unwilling to commit
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Not offering, involving, or eager for new or stimulating things
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In the nature of a conjecture, or based on a conjecture
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Unable to think straight
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Not complete or absolute
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Lacking courage
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Not perfected
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Uncertain
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Acting as a substitute or surrogate for another
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Performed or supplied at an initial stage
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