About Shots Fired
Shots Fired is a catchphrase used to indicate someone has insulted someone in an effectively cutting way and implies the insulted party will most likely engage with the insulter.
“Shots fired” was originally used as a police phrase to indicate gun violence had broken out. The phrase was first added to Urban Dictionary on September 7th, 2009 by user He Who Is Awesome. It is defined as, “When you blatantly diss or call out somebody you have a disagreement or problem with.