Sentence Examples


  • She tentatively raised her hand.
  • He tentatively moved forward, grasping a branch.
  • He tentatively slipped one hand through the bars.
  • Again, certain inferences have been tentatively made from the depth of mud, earth, peat, &c., which has accumulated above relics of human art imbedded in ancient times.
  • She tentatively lifted a foot into the front seat, and knew a moment of panic when her sandal heel caught in the hem of her dress.