A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

STOP

Sun, 11 Jul '21
"Cut it out!"
Thu, 24 Jun '21
"Cut that out!"
Sun, 9 May '21
Hang it up
Mon, 29 Mar '21
What the Supremes said to do "in the name of love"
Sun, 14 Feb '21
What an outstretched arm with an open palm can mean
Mon, 8 Feb '21
Octagonal street sign