feminine noun
1. (act of touching) 
a. fingering 
La pantalla de la computadora es sensible a la soba, así que tendrás que limpiarla con frecuencia.The screen of the computer is sensible to fingering, so you'll need to clean it often.
2. (colloquial) (thrashing) 
a. beating 
Cuatro hombres atraparon al ladrón y le dieron una soba.Four men seized the thief and gave him a beating.
b. hiding (colloquial) 
Si tocas mis cosas de nuevo, te daré una buena soba.If you touch my stuff again, I will give you a good hiding.
1. (colloquial) 
a. hiding 
dar una soba a alguiento give somebody a good hiding
1 [de tela, persona] fingering
2 (paliza) hiding; (bofetada) slap; punch
dar una soba a algn to wallop sb (familiar)
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