A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

SCAR

Wed, 25 May '22
Reminder of a past injury
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?