Unemployment and foreclosures remain high, yet the world economy is tentatively stable.
The efforts are proceeding slowly and tentatively because the price differential of the fuel is only one factor to consider.
Brosnahan called Lopez three days later and told him he tentatively had a match.
1580s, from Medieval Latin tentativus "trying, testing," from Latin tentatus, past participle of tentare "to feel, try," (variant of temptare "to feel, try, test"). Related: Tentatively.