A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

OWNS

Sun, 5 May '24
Dominates, slangily
Tue, 14 Nov '23
Has title to
Mon, 2 Oct '23
Has the rights to
Tue, 25 Jul '23
Possesses
Sat, 5 Mar '22
Takes responsibility for
Thu, 24 Feb '22
Has
Thu, 11 Mar '21
Accepts accountability for