A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

EATS

Sun, 18 Sep '22
Noshes
Tue, 30 Aug '22
Puts away, as the groceries?
Tue, 12 Jul '22
Grub
Wed, 5 Jan '22
Grub
Thu, 11 Nov '21
Grub
Mon, 19 Jul '21
Has dinner
Sun, 16 May '21
Polishes off
Sun, 14 Mar '21
Gobbles up
Tue, 2 Mar '21
Begrudgingly accepts, as a loss