A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

EGGS

Mon, 11 Apr '22
The yolk's not on them, but in them
Tue, 22 Mar '22
___ Benedict
Fri, 4 Mar '22
Things oologists study
Mon, 22 Nov '21
Objects in an Easter hunt
Wed, 3 Nov '21
Scrambled order
Wed, 26 May '21
They run when they're broken