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tentative
used in The Lightning Thief

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said it tentatively
Definition
done in a careful or unsure way (indicating a lack of confidence in exactly what will happen)
  • "I guess ... the chariot," she said tentatively.
    Chapter 13 (40% in)
tentatively = in an unsure or hesitant manner
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  • Tentatively, I touched its dorsal fin.
    Chapter 17 (29% in)

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