A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle


Tue, 5 Mar '24
Eggplant ___ (Italian dish, familiarly)
Mon, 10 Oct '22
Dish with chicken, veal or eggplant, familiarly
Mon, 30 Aug '21
Eggplant ___ (cheesy dish, informally)
Wed, 18 Aug '21
Breaded and topped with tomato sauce and mozzarella, for short
Sun, 18 Jul '21
Chicken or veal dish, in brief
Sun, 11 Apr '21
Cheese offered tableside at Italian restaurants, informally
Thu, 31 Dec '20
Chicken ___ (certain entree, informally)