A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

SORE

Mon, 10 Jun '24
Like feet after a race, perhaps
Tue, 19 Mar '24
Achy
Sat, 2 Mar '24
Cross
Tue, 4 Jul '23
Really feeling it, so to speak
Thu, 27 Apr '23
Tender
Fri, 9 Dec '22
Ticked off
Thu, 17 Nov '22
Peeved
Thu, 4 Aug '22
Vexed
Sun, 2 Jan '22
Miffed
Wed, 15 Sep '21
Achy
Tue, 11 May '21
Tender spot
Sun, 2 May '21
Mad (at)
Tue, 9 Feb '21
Peeved
Wed, 30 Dec '20
Ticked off