A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

SPAR

Sun, 10 Jul '22
Trade jabs
Sat, 25 Jun '22
Squabble
Mon, 11 Apr '22
Throw some jabs
Wed, 29 Dec '21
Rigging support
Mon, 10 May '21
Practice for a bout
Thu, 18 Mar '21
Lightly box
Tue, 16 Mar '21
Trade jabs (with)
Tue, 2 Mar '21
Feud (with)