Synonyms for tentative

Synonyms for (adjective) tentative

Synonyms: provisional, provisionary, probationary, tentative

Definition: under terms not final or fully worked out or agreed upon

Usage: probationary employees; a provisional government; just a tentative schedule

Similar words: conditional

Definition: imposing or depending on or containing a condition

Usage: conditional acceptance of the terms; lent conditional support; the conditional sale will not be complete until the full purchase price is paid


Synonyms: tentative, doubtful

Definition: unsettled in mind or opinion

Usage: drew a few tentative conclusions

Similar words: unsettled

Definition: still in doubt

Usage: an unsettled issue; an unsettled state of mind