A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

SCAT

Sun, 29 May '22
"Zip-a-dee-doo-dah," e.g.
Mon, 16 May '22
"Shoo!"
Sun, 7 Nov '21
Emulate Ella Fitzgerald
Thu, 14 Oct '21
Ella Fitzgerald forte
Thu, 14 Jan '21
"Out, you!"