A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

SOT

Sun, 29 May '22
Habitual drinker
Tue, 28 Dec '21
Candidate for A.A.
Sun, 19 Dec '21
Teetotaler's opposite
Mon, 2 Aug '21
Drunkard
Wed, 21 Jul '21
Drunkard
Thu, 15 Apr '21
Lush
Sat, 13 Mar '21
Inebriate