noun. lighting from behind.
Example sentences of the word backlighting
1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Users can now control the specific level of backlighting on many of these devices, allowing them to create the ideal level of illumination for the environment they are in currently.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Or, if you are using one of the newer generations of MacBook Pro computers, you may be able to control the backlighting entirely through the use of the touch bar.