A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

IOTA

Thu, 16 Jun '22
Grain
Thu, 9 Jun '22
Trace
Wed, 1 Jun '22
Smidge
Wed, 18 May '22
Tiny bit
Wed, 16 Feb '22
Letter after theta
Mon, 23 Aug '21
Tiny bit
Sun, 16 May '21
Tiny bit
Wed, 17 Feb '21
Least bit
Sun, 3 Jan '21
Scintilla