A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

TON

Thu, 23 Sep '21
Whole lot
Sun, 27 Jun '21
Whole bunch
Sun, 28 Mar '21
"Unit" of fun
Sat, 20 Feb '21
Wealth
Mon, 25 Jan '21
Whole bunch
Thu, 7 Jan '21
Whole lot