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2.
When a black person or person of African/Caribbean descent has a naturally light, golden skin tone. It is considered more attractive than darker skin tones.
Tyra Banks is light skinned, and Naomi Campbell is chocolate skinned, and many people think that Naomi Campbell is more attractive.
by Angelacia May 26, 2007
 
1.
Caramel complexion or ligher, normally referring to the color of one of African decent.
Halle Berry, Beyonce Knowles, Rihanna, Lisa Bonet, Kyla Prat are light skinned women.
by Desmera June 06, 2007
 
3.
A guy/girl from the Black community who are lighter than the usual "black"
That girl ain't sexy dark chocolate, she light-skinned.
by Kalayla June 24, 2006
 
4.
Light Skinned refers to skin color most commonly in people who live in Europe or Asia. It is NOT tanned skin because the term is associated with white. Only fucking idiots use the term light skinned as a slang to classify a person or people who have olive skin.
Tyrique: Hey, you see that look light skinned chick with the booty over there? Imma get her number.
Mark: Shithead, she's olive skinned, and stfu, you know damn well she won't talk to guys who can't read, buy fake shoes, and those butt ugly ass teeth of yours from smoking.
by Fuck you pay me fuckers October 27, 2014