A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

PEAS

Fri, 8 Apr '22
Tiny seeds of green fruits, technically
Sat, 12 Feb '22
Though commonly known as vegetables, botanically they are fruit
Thu, 20 Jan '22
Popular samosa filling
Mon, 24 May '21
Challenging vegetables to eat with a fork
Tue, 11 May '21
They're often served mushy in England