A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

ACID

Tue, 30 Nov '21
Very harsh, as comments
Sat, 6 Nov '21
Kind of rock
Tue, 26 Oct '21
Battery liquid
Sat, 11 Sep '21
Word with rain or rock
Mon, 12 Jul '21
The "A" of DNA
Tue, 15 Jun '21
Something you might trip on
Fri, 11 Jun '21
Sharp
Wed, 28 Apr '21
What's anything but basic?
Sun, 7 Mar '21
Bitter
Sun, 21 Feb '21
Biting
Mon, 15 Feb '21
Chemical that burns