A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

ROOF

Sun, 3 Apr '22
It's probably over your head
Thu, 24 Feb '22
Feature of Arthur Ashe Stadium since 2016
Mon, 31 Jan '22
See 49-Across
Mon, 18 Oct '21
Housetop
Fri, 17 Sep '21
Part of the mouth
Fri, 7 May '21
Mouth part
Thu, 11 Mar '21
Hit the ___