- Suffering from an affliction, or suffering from pain, distress or disability.
Many people advise against describing a disabled person as being afflicted by the condition that relates to their status as a disabled person and suggest describing a disabled person as having or experiencing that condition instead.  
- ^ Inclusive language: words to use and avoid when writing about disability
- ^ (please provide the title of the work), accessed 12 July 2020, archived from the original on 2020-06-28
- Eagle, Andy, ed. (2016) The Online Scots Dictionary, Scots Online.