A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

SCAR

Mon, 17 Jan '22
Sign of an old wound
Sun, 17 Oct '21
Disney villain voiced by Jeremy Irons
Sat, 2 Oct '21
Leave a mark
Sun, 5 Sep '21
Something commonly left in an operating room
Fri, 20 Aug '21
___ for life
Fri, 11 Jun '21
Leave damaged
Sun, 28 Feb '21
Permanent marker?