tentative

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /ˈtɛntətɪv/
  • SAMPA: /"tEnt@tIv/
  • Hyphenation: ten‧ta‧tive

Adjective[change]

Positive
tentative

Comparative
none

Superlative
none

  1. If someone is tentative, he is hesitant or uncertain.
    The child was tentative about crossing the road.