A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

RATE

Sat, 6 Nov '21
Grade
Sat, 9 Oct '21
Velocity, e.g.
Sat, 10 Jul '21
Play a critical role?
Wed, 23 Jun '21
Give feedback on Yelp, maybe
Fri, 14 May '21
Grade
Fri, 26 Mar '21
Going amount