He had never been there before. You never can be sure.
An example of never is someone saying they will not ever eat veal.
The police say I stole the car, but I never did it.
You said you were going to mow the lawn today. - I never!
Never fear. That will never do.
- Don't bother:I was hoping for some help, but never mind, I'll do it alone.
- Not to mention; and certainly not:I can't tread water, never mind swim.