A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

APEX

Thu, 25 Aug '22
Ne plus ultra
Sat, 30 Apr '22
Top
Tue, 5 Apr '22
Very top
Wed, 1 Dec '21
Very top
Mon, 27 Sep '21
Highest point
Wed, 16 Jun '21
Tiptop
Mon, 26 Apr '21
Very top
Wed, 21 Apr '21
Zenith