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tentative
used in The Lovely Bones

2 uses
  • At first he did not touch me, but then, tentatively, he traced a small scar along my side.
    Chapter Twenty-two (62% in)
  • Tentatively, watching me carefully, he released my arm but continued to hold on to my other hand.
    Chapter Twenty-two (20% in)

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