A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

AMEN

Mon, 22 Nov '21
"You said it, brother!"
Fri, 15 Oct '21
Enthusiastic assent
Thu, 7 Oct '21
"My thoughts exactly!"
Sun, 26 Sep '21
"So true!"
Fri, 2 Jul '21
Part of a church chorus
Thu, 13 May '21
"You said it, sister!"
Wed, 14 Apr '21
End of a blessing
Sat, 13 Mar '21
"Right on!"
Tue, 9 Mar '21
"Couldn't have said it better!"
Sun, 10 Jan '21
Repeated word in Hozier's 2014 hit "Take Me to Church"