A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

SLAP

Sun, 28 Apr '24
Hit (with), as a fine
Fri, 15 Mar '24
Give a hand?
Wed, 24 Jan '24
*How rude!*
Tue, 6 Jun '23
Funky bass technique
Fri, 26 May '23
Action in the card game Spit
Tue, 21 Feb '23
High-five, e.g.
Tue, 14 Feb '23
___ bass (percussive technique in jazz)
Tue, 13 Dec '22
Haphazardly assemble, with "together"
Fri, 11 Mar '22
Major affront
Sun, 20 Feb '22
It's an affront
Thu, 9 Sep '21
Word with shot or happy
Sat, 8 May '21
Throw (together)
Wed, 28 Apr '21
Haphazardly assemble, with "together"