A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

HOT

Mon, 20 Sep '21
Sweltering
Sat, 28 Aug '21
Steaming
Mon, 9 Aug '21
Spicy
Sun, 8 Aug '21
Very in
Tue, 3 Aug '21
Sizzling
Sat, 1 May '21
With 60-Across, East Asian cuisine style
Wed, 7 Apr '21
Like freshly brewed coffee
Mon, 29 Mar '21
All the rage