A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

BOOT

Thu, 21 Dec '23
Bit of skiwear
Tue, 27 Dec '22
Italy's outline
Sun, 25 Sep '22
Power (up)
Fri, 1 Apr '22
Kick hard
Thu, 3 Jun '21
British trunk
Sun, 23 May '21
Word after combat or cowboy