A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

OARS

Thu, 18 Nov '21
Pair at sea
Sun, 15 Aug '21
Set of 50 on the Argo, in myth
Mon, 21 Jun '21
Cousins of paddles
Thu, 17 Jun '21
Sticks in the water
Sat, 6 Mar '21
Sticks in water