A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

NEAR

Wed, 22 Jun '22
Close by
Mon, 13 Jun '22
"___, far, wherever you are" (Celine Dion lyric)
Wed, 26 Jan '22
Dear's rhyming partner
Thu, 9 Dec '21
"Warm"
Mon, 1 Nov '21
In the neighborhood
Sun, 22 Aug '21
Almost
Thu, 8 Jul '21
"Warm"