A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

LASS

Sun, 30 Jan '22
Girl in a tartan
Sun, 14 Nov '21
Miss
Sun, 31 Oct '21
Glasgow gal
Tue, 15 Jun '21
Young lady
Mon, 31 May '21
Bonny young woman
Fri, 21 May '21
Colleen
Mon, 8 Mar '21
Young lady