A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

YODEL

Thu, 16 Jun '22
High number?
Thu, 24 Feb '22
Emulate the Lonely Goatherd
Sat, 19 Feb '22
Make a long-distance call?
Wed, 9 Feb '22
Sing in a high range?
Tue, 13 Apr '21
Communication during peak times?