A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

DARN

Mon, 21 Mar '22
"Dagnabbit!"
Wed, 16 Feb '22
"Confound it!"
Fri, 11 Feb '22
Exclamation of disappointment
Tue, 23 Nov '21
"Oh, bleah!"
Wed, 21 Apr '21
"Rats!"
Tue, 9 Mar '21
"Phooey!"
Mon, 18 Jan '21
"Nuts!"