A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

EASE

Sun, 28 Nov '21
Loosen
Mon, 18 Oct '21
Simplicity
Mon, 19 Jul '21
Relaxation
Mon, 21 Jun '21
Simplicity
Tue, 15 Jun '21
Slip (into)
Sun, 28 Feb '21
Minimal effort
Mon, 22 Feb '21
"At ___, soldier!"
Tue, 9 Feb '21
Effortlessness
Sun, 24 Jan '21
With the greatest of ___