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tentative
used in Things Fall Apart

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Definition
done in a careful or unsure way (indicating a lack of confidence in exactly what will happen)
  • Neither of the other wives dared to interfere beyond an occasional and tentative, "It is enough, Okonkwo," pleaded from a reasonable distance.
    p. 38.7
tentative = cautious
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