Definition of “arthritic” - English Dictionary

“arthritic” in British English

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uk /ɑːˈθrɪt.ɪk/ us /ɑːrˈθrɪt̬.ɪk/

suffering from or affected by arthritis:

Her hands were swollen and arthritic.
arthritic joints

arthriticnoun [ C ]

uk /ɑːˈθrɪt.ɪk/ us /ɑːrˈθrɪt̬.ɪk/

a person who suffers from arthritis:

Many arthritics find it difficult to climb stairs.

(Definition of “arthritic” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)