A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

GOO

Mon, 18 Apr '22
Slimy stuff
Mon, 10 Jan '22
Melted chocolate, e.g.
Sun, 17 Oct '21
Muck
Fri, 15 Oct '21
Sticky stuff
Sun, 10 Oct '21
Caramel or hot fudge, basically
Mon, 2 Aug '21
Sticky stuff
Sun, 14 Mar '21
Sticky stuff