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tentative
Used in
The Time Machine
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  • We improve them gradually, because our ideals are vague and tentative, and our knowledge is very limited; because Nature, too, is shy and slow in our clumsy hands.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a tentative plan
as in: said it tentatively
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