A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

Words of five or fewer letters since August 15, 2006

rid

Mon, 18 Dec '06
Free from, with "of"
Sat, 21 Oct '06
Relieve
Sat, 30 Sep '06
Unburden
Thu, 21 Sep '06
Clear
Mon, 28 Aug '06
Free (of)