A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

WOE

Sat, 30 Oct '21
Wretchedness
Sun, 12 Sep '21
What "vey" of "Oy, vey!" translates to
Thu, 29 Jul '21
Grief
Wed, 23 Jun '21
Ill
Thu, 29 Apr '21
Hardship
Sun, 17 Jan '21
Trouble