A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

DRESS

Tue, 30 Aug '22
Garb
Tue, 16 Aug '22
Reprimand, with "down"
Sun, 17 Apr '22
Chinese qipao, e.g.
Mon, 8 Nov '21
What a bride gets fitted for
Sun, 3 Oct '21
Little black ___
Mon, 9 Aug '21
Gown
Mon, 8 Mar '21
Gown