A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

ABIT

Wed, 3 Aug '22
Not much
Fri, 29 Jul '22
Some
Wed, 8 Jun '22
Somewhat
Sun, 5 Jun '22
Somewhat
Mon, 7 Feb '22
Somewhat
Sun, 9 Jan '22
Kinda
Fri, 13 Aug '21
___ much
Tue, 6 Jul '21
Not much
Fri, 2 Apr '21
Slightly
Sun, 7 Feb '21
Not much