A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

IRON

Wed, 4 Aug '21
Throne material on "Game of Thrones"
Tue, 15 Jun '21
De-wrinkle
Sat, 22 May '21
What might help you get out of a rough spot?
Sat, 8 May '21
Club type
Mon, 19 Apr '21
Wrinkle remover
Fri, 29 Jan '21
Pressing need
Mon, 25 Jan '21
Alternative to a wood, in golf