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English to French
Larousse
1.tentative['tentətɪv]adj
[provisional]provisoire
[preliminary]préliminaire
[experimental]expérimental
our plans are only tentative : nos projets ne sont pas définitifs
[uncertain (smile)]timide
[uncertain (person)]indécis, hésitant
[uncertain (steps)]hésitant
© Larousse, 2007
SYSTRAN Dictionary
1.tentativeadj
expérimental
hésitant
provisoire
préliminaire
timide
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French to English
Larousse
1.tentative[tɑ̃tativ]noun f
[essai]attempt
faire une tentative : to make an attempt
une tentative d'évasion : an escape attempt, an attempted escape
une tentative de suicide : a suicide attempt, an attempted suicide
faire une tentative de suicide : to try to commit suicide
droitOther expressions
tentative de meurtre : attempted murder
© Larousse, 2007
SYSTRAN Dictionary
1.tentativenoun
attempt
tentative d'assassinat : attempted murder
tentative d'exploitation : attempt to make use
tentative de cambriolage : attempted burglary
tentative de coup : coup attempt
tentative de déstabilisation : attempt at destabilization
tentative de meurtre : attempted murder
tentative de suicide : suicide attempt
tentative de viols : attempted rape
tentative de vol : robbery attempt
effort
endeavor
striving
try
COMPUTOther expressions
précédente tentative : previous attempt
COMPUTOther expressions
tentative de relance : retry
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