A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

TWOS

Sun, 5 Jun '22
Deuces
Thu, 17 Mar '22
Uncommon bills
Fri, 24 Dec '21
What Twix bars are sold in
Mon, 13 Sep '21
Lowest pair in poker
Sun, 4 Jul '21
What Kit Kat bars come in
Mon, 31 May '21
Deuces
Fri, 12 Mar '21
Low pair
Tue, 5 Jan '21
Counting by them takes half the time
Mon, 4 Jan '21
"Terrible" time for tykes