A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

DENT

Sun, 7 Jan '24
Measurable impact, so to speak
Wed, 29 Nov '23
Bad impression?
Sun, 12 Nov '23
Bad impression?
Tue, 14 Mar '23
Fender flaw
Fri, 10 Mar '23
Beginning of a large amount of work
Sun, 5 Mar '23
Bad impression?
Thu, 15 Dec '22
Bad impression?
Thu, 15 Sep '22
Job for an auto shop
Tue, 2 Aug '22
It's more than a ding
Sat, 22 Jan '22
Depression