A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

ISNT

Sun, 12 May '24
Negative contraction
Tue, 12 Mar '24
"Winning ___ everything"
Sun, 24 Dec '23
"___ everyone?"
Mon, 11 Dec '23
"___ this just lovely?"
Tue, 14 Nov '23
"That ___ funny"
Sun, 15 Oct '23
"___ everybody?"
Sun, 3 Sep '23
"Winning ___ everything"
Wed, 30 Aug '23
Dana grinned. "Then meditating together in corpse pose ___ an option!"
Mon, 21 Aug '23
"Money ___ everything"
Wed, 2 Aug '23
"Winning ___ everything"
Sun, 16 Jul '23
"Who ___?"
Thu, 6 Apr '23
Something he or she can use that you can't?
Sat, 18 Mar '23
"___ everybody?"
Sat, 4 Mar '23
"___ it?"
Wed, 19 Oct '22
"Who ___?!" ("That's true of everyone!")
Wed, 5 Oct '22
"If winning ___ everything, why do they keep score?": Vince Lombardi
Mon, 8 Aug '22
"___ It Romantic?" (Rodgers and Hart classic)
Sun, 7 Aug '22
Fails to be
Fri, 13 May '22
"Who ___?"
Sun, 27 Mar '22
"___ it ironic?"
Fri, 25 Feb '22
"Who ___?"
Wed, 1 Dec '21
First word of Sondheim's "Send in the Clowns"
Thu, 4 Nov '21
What separates money from everything?
Tue, 27 Jul '21
Stevie Wonder's "___ She Lovely"
Thu, 25 Feb '21
Lacks existence