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Example Sentences for "tentative"

We have come to a tentative agreement with the company; we're just waiting for some final details before we signWe're planning on getting married sometime in the fall, but it's all very tentative right now.

We have come to a tentative agreement with the company; we're just waiting for some final details before we sign.

Let's set the meeting tentatively for Thursday at 3:00, and then we'll confirm once we've both had a chance to check our schedules.

Tentative rulings shall become the ruling of the court, unless a party desiring to be heard so advises the clerk no later than 4:00 p.m. on the court day preceding the hearing.

Workers at the mill have achieved a tentative contract which includes an improved benefits package and annual raises.

Our plans are quite tentative at this point. There are a few details that need to be discussed before we make a final decision.

He is too tentative in his dealings with the others in his department. He will need to be much more decisive if he hopes to take on a managerial position.

Every single research can be accepted only tentatively, due to the inherent limitations in the process.

The dentist has tentatively scheduled an appointment for you for next week. Please let us know if there is a conflict.

Gerry and Anne have tentatively made plans to visit Sophie in Kamloops next July. Everything depends on Gerry getting time off work.

The patient took a few tentative steps following her knee surgery.

The strike was tentatively called off on Monday because the union and management have supposedly made a deal.

The baby made a couple of tentative steps and then sat down.

A tentative date of August 15th has been set for our high school reunion.

Louis Pasteur once observed that science advances through tentative answers to a series of more and more subtle questions which reach deeper and deeper into the essence of natural phenomena.

Bertrand Russell once noted that science is always tentative, expecting that modification in its present theories will sooner or later be found necessary.


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