A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

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Sun, 31 Jul '22
Tick off
Wed, 13 Jul '22
Get under the skin of
Mon, 11 Jul '22
Make angry
Thu, 24 Mar '22
Provoke, with "up"
Tue, 1 Feb '22
Tick off
Tue, 9 Mar '21
Irritate