A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

SELLS

Sun, 22 Oct '23
Unloads, in a way
Sun, 3 Sep '23
Hawks
Fri, 26 May '23
Moves
Wed, 24 Aug '22
Hawks
Wed, 16 Feb '22
What sex does, they say
Tue, 7 Sep '21
Is a success on the market
Sun, 13 Jun '21
Talks up
Mon, 10 May '21
Opposite of buys