A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

SAG

Sat, 27 Aug '22
Temporary decline
Fri, 1 Jul '22
Give a little
Thu, 30 Jun '22
___ card (auditioner's need)
Mon, 2 May '22
Droop
Fri, 29 Apr '22
Org. that merged with AFTRA
Mon, 25 Apr '22
Slump
Tue, 1 Feb '22
Old couch's problem
Thu, 20 Jan '22
Give under weight
Fri, 17 Dec '21
Slump
Mon, 15 Mar '21
Droop
Sun, 14 Mar '21
Droop