A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

PFFT

Mon, 12 Dec '22
[Gone … just like that!]
Sun, 3 Apr '22
"... and it flopped"
Sun, 23 Jan '22
Scoffing sound
Wed, 22 Sep '21
Sound of dismissiveness
Sun, 27 Jun '21
"You can't expect me to believe that!"
Fri, 9 Apr '21
[scoff]