A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

RING

Thu, 9 May '24
Cabal
Wed, 1 Nov '23
Hobbit Frodo's cloaking device
Sat, 15 Jul '23
Buzz
Mon, 22 May '23
Noted feature of Saturn
Fri, 12 May '23
Word with pinky or promise
Sat, 4 Mar '23
Fight site
Tue, 28 Sep '21
Part of a wedding ceremony
Mon, 12 Apr '21
Good thing to have on hand at a wedding?