A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

TAP

Mon, 15 Nov '21
Dance with clicking sounds
Tue, 24 Aug '21
Dance genre
Wed, 21 Jul '21
Restaurant water choice
Sun, 4 Jul '21
Pay with a chip-based credit card, perhaps
Mon, 7 Jun '21
Dance style for Bill Robinson or Gregory Hines
Thu, 20 May '21
Bug