A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

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Mon, 22 Nov '21
Toy that goes up slow and comes down fast
Mon, 6 Sep '21
Transport down a winter hill
Tue, 15 Jun '21
"Calvin and Hobbes" conveyance
Wed, 26 May '21
"Ethan Frome" vehicle
Tue, 9 Mar '21
Transport down a hill
Sun, 3 Jan '21
Item lugged up a hill